Why All Individuals Should Be Passively Looking for Their Next Big Career Opportunity


Finding a Job in California

No matter what industry you work in, you want to be passively searching for your next opportunity. Because companies are unpredictable, you may get laid off and need to find a new position. When your next great role comes along, you will be ready to compete for it. Control Your Career Passively looking for your… Read more »

How to Show Up to an Interview Prepared, Collected and Confident


Preparing for Your Next Interview | Alliance Resource Group

When interviewing for a new position, preparation is key. Being ready to answer questions how about your skills and qualifications make you the most suitable candidate for a position shows you are confident about adding value to the organization. Make a strong impression by following these guidelines when getting ready for your next interview. Research… Read more »

As a Recent Graduate, How Can You Stand Out From the Competition When Applying for a Finance Job?


Applying for a Finance Job | Alliance Resource Group

Finance is an extremely competitive field. Having a high GPA and degree from a globally recognized university does not guarantee you will find a job right after graduation. You need to go above and beyond to differentiate yourself from all other candidates vying for the same role. Internships Begin securing internships the summer before your… Read more »

How Will Amazon Alexa and Google Home Continue to Shape the Workplace?


Google Home in the Workplace | Alliance Resource Group

Like most people, you probably order products from Amazon because of the quality and variety of their products and services. You may even use Alexa or Google Home to simplify processes and maximize your time away from work. If so, you also may be taking advantage of Alexa for Business or Google Home at the… Read more »

Evaluate Your Hiring Needs: Insight from Our 2018 Salary Guide


2018 Salary Guide | Alliance Resource Group

Alliance Resource Group’s 2018 Salary Guide is ready! In this guide, you will learn about how we assist with your finance staffing needs to attract and retain top talent. Read on for some highlights before downloading the full guide. Evaluate Hiring Needs Our recruiters get to know top talent throughout Southern California to provide the… Read more »

Is a Flexible Work Schedule Your Answer to Reducing Stress and Getting More Done?


Flexible Work Schedule | Alliance Resource Group

As a finance or accounting professional, you most likely want a flexible work schedule. Being able to set your own hours gives you greater autonomy to get more done while feeling less stressed. Increased Productivity Being trusted to get your work done on time builds autonomy and respect. Because you feel respected by your manager,… Read more »

How to Stop Yourself from Appearing Overconfident When Interviewing for an Accounting Job


Alliance Resource Group | Interviewing for an Accounting Job

Your attitude during a job interview plays a role in whether you are offered a position. You need to show you are a marketable asset while not sounding arrogant about your accomplishments. Because finding a balance can be tricky, here are some guidelines to maintain the proper level of confidence during your next accounting job… Read more »

Is Work-Life Balance a Topic of the Past? The Guide to Finding Balance in the Noise


Improving Work-Life Balance | Alliance Resource Group

As an employee, finding a work-life balance is challenging. With all the professional and personal demands placed on you every day, your work can seem to dominate everything else in your life. As a result, you need to focus on achieving a more satisfying and meaningful balance between your work and personal life. Decide What… Read more »

How to Elevate Your LinkedIn Experience to Effectively Use It to Your Advantage


Maximize LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn is the top professional networking site used by leaders in any industry. It is the place to go for connecting with other professionals and finding new opportunities. Follow these guidelines to maximize your experience on LinkedIn and use it to your advantage. Customize Your LinkedIn URL Change your LinkedIn URL to make it personal…. Read more »

Four Ways to Showcase Your Expertise During an Interview


Improving Your Job Interview | Alliance Resource Group

During an interview, besides showing you are a great fit with company culture, you want to talk about how your skills and experience make you most qualified for the role. These guidelines will help you show your expertise during an interview and bring you one step closer to being offered a position. Discuss Your Industry… Read more »