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About Tanzania Philips

Tanzania has been a Pre-Employment Coordinator with PeopleScout since January 2017. Before this, she was a Service Associate with BMO Harris Bank for 5 years. She's self-published two fiction novels within the last three years, graduated with a B.S. in Finance in 2010, and is currently working with a team for PeopleScout in Downtown Chicago.

Pre-Employment 101 – The Don’ts!

During my time as a Pre-Employment Coordinator and my recent transition to the position of a Candidate Care Specialist, I've realized a host of cringeworthy habits and/or behaviors coming from potential employees that makes me wonder if the basics of the process to becoming employed are all but a fleeting wonder. I've been left scratching

By |2018-11-15T10:45:26+00:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: Accepting The Offer, Resume Tips|0 Comments

Three Most Self-Defeating Thoughts that Block Promotion

Has the time flown or has it not? The month of August is making its way to bring in with it, what it has, and I’m kind of excited. Something about being introduced to new days that were once unknown is exhilarating. There’s so much that can happen in a month and even so much

By |2018-08-24T13:04:40+00:00August 13th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Job Satisfaction|0 Comments

Top 3 Mistakes of Potential Leaders

We are full swing into the second quarter of this year and I couldn’t be more excited. I believe I’ve been doing good this year especially in the departments of checking the way I do things and ensuring that I maintain my boundaries in every area of my life. I’ve noticed in three months, I’ve

By |2018-08-24T13:04:45+00:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Leadership, Opinion|0 Comments

Gaining Momentum this Year, and Maintaining it

Happy new year to you that’s reading! I really hope you’ve gotten off to a good start so far, considering the year is still new.  I honestly believe that this year will be exactly what you make it; whether it be professionally, relationally or academically. Believe it or not, we are all in a position

By |2018-08-24T13:04:50+00:00February 1st, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Opinion|0 Comments

How to Shine Like a Leader as a Team-Member

I would consider myself an experienced professional who has worked in various settings, acquiring transferable skills along the way; however, I’ve never actually transitioned into management/supervisory roles. It’s not that I don’t possess the taste buds to step into such rolls, I’ve just never received the opportunity to work as a manager or supervisor for

By |2018-08-24T13:04:58+00:00November 7th, 2017|Categories: Career Growth, Job Satisfaction, Leadership, Opinion|1 Comment

Surviving in Between Jobs: 3 Benefits of Working a Temp Job

Graduating from college in December 2010 and snagging my first real job in banking, May of 2011, I expected to be a working girl in the Windy City of Chicago for a long time after.  Almost four years later, I never expected that this would no longer be my reality.  My plans to transition from

By |2018-08-24T13:05:14+00:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: Career Growth, Opinion|0 Comments