Posts Categorized: Job Seeker

Ways to Make the Work Day Less Boring…When Admittedly…It Really Is

Some jobs are fast-paced, interesting and filled with excitement, but others can be a bit monotonous. If yours is more of the latter, your workday probably drags a bit. Time moves like molasses when you’re staring at the clock half the day, so you need to find a cure for your boredom. HTSS, Inc. is… Read More »

How to Impress a Recruiter in An Interview If You’re Introverted

Let’s face it — as an introvert, you’re probably never going to like job interviews. Meeting new people, making small talk and being the center of attention isn’t really your thing, so you’re going to have to fake it. You’ve just landed an interview with a recruiter, and now that the initial excitement has worn… Read More »

May Happenings in the Lehigh Valley

Summer is just around the corner and everyone is getting excited to feel the heat! School is almost over for the year and the days are getting blissfully longer. Always a fun place to live, the Lehigh Valley is jam-packed with fun things to do in May. Even if you’ve decided to search for Lehigh… Read More »

Feel Like Your Job Search is More of a Marathon Than a Sprint? How to Avoid Burnout During Your Job Search

Finding jobs in Allentown, PA and elsewhere across the country can be a challenge. When you’re currently unemployed or just really eager to start the next chapter of your career, it’s frustrating to have a job search drag on much longer than expected. Many factors go into a company’s average time-to-hire, but 41% take 31… Read More »

12 Apps That Will Help You Earn Extra Money in 2017

Who says there’s no such thing as easy money? Plenty of apps allow you to earn quick cash from your smartphone. HTSS, Inc. — one of the top employment agencies in the Lehigh Valley — compiled a list of 12 apps it pays to download. NCP Mobile Sign up for the National Consumer Panel, scan… Read More »

End Your Interview on a High Note by Asking One of These Questions

For most of a job interview, you’re in the hot seat. Whether you’re vying for temp agency jobs or a direct hire gig, you have to patiently answer as many questions as it takes the interviewer to gauge your fit for the job. This continues until the end, when the tables turn and you get… Read More »

Is a Second Job on the Weekends Worth the Extra Stress and Decreased Social Life? We Think So!

Like most people, you look forward to the weekends as a time to kick back, relax and have some fun. You enjoy nothing more than leaving work on Friday and not giving it another thought until Monday morning. However, sometimes it’s necessary to make sacrifices to get ahead in life. If you’re not happy in… Read More »

What’s Going on This March in the Lehigh Valley

The weather outside is still a bit chilly, but don’t let that ruin your fun this month! Always an exciting place to live, the Lehigh Valley — especially Allentown — has plenty to offer this March. If you’ve been staying in to avoid the cold, it’s time to come out of hiding and reunite with… Read More »

Is Your Job Adding Increased Stress and Pressure to Your Relationship? Here’s How to Fix It!

Your job is a big part of your life, so if you’re not happy at work, it’s probably impacting you in more ways than one — including your relationship. An all-too-common stressor, 80% of Americans are stressed at work, according to a 2014 survey conducted by Nielsen for Everest College. To some degree, work stress… Read More »

Ditch the Turkey Sandwich for These Creative Lunch Ideas That Will Make Your Coworkers Jealous!

It’s time to face the truth — your lunch is boring. Of course, you already know this, because you regularly take one look at that turkey sandwich and opt to head out to eat instead. Lunch should be one of the brightest times of the day, but you’re choosing to make it dull. Little do… Read More »