Why furthering your education will change your career

By April 28, 2015Tips for Job Seekers

No matter what field you are in, the processes, tools, strategies and the technology used are always changing. In order to stay competitive, employers desire candidates with a competitive edge. They expect candidates to be up-to-date with their skills, knowledgeable in the latest industry trends, and adaptable to any situation.

How do you gain this competitive advantage? Continue to develop your skills. Here is how furthering your education will change your career.

Stay up-to-date with your reading

Reading industry articles, trade journals, magazines and books are the best way to stay knowledgeable with what is new and trending in your field. It will show that you are preparing for the future and invested in your profession.

Take classes

Enrolling in an online class or one at a local university or college will help you freshen up your skills while making you eligible for possible certifications.

Join a professional organization

Many professional organizations give their members exclusive access to conferences, conventions, workshops, and classes. By joining a professional organization, you’ll have a wealth of resources at your fingertips without having to search in different places.

At Forge Industrial Staffing, we pride ourselves on having the resources of a large-scale staffing agency while having the personal touch of a specialty agency. Our qualified staff will work with you to find the right job, or right employees for you.

If you need assistance finding a job, contact Forge Industrial Staffing. Visit https://www.forgestaff.com or call or visit one of our 11 locations in Indiana and Michigan.

Employers can learn more at https://www.forgestaff.com/page/239/Clients.