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Egret’s team will answer questions about how to navigate your career within the electrical industry. They frequently provide career advice on these topics:

Job searching
Career changes
Relocation
Industry changes
and more…

 

Ask the Expert – March 2018

Question: I interviewed for a sales position with a local supply house. The VP gave me his card with his cell number on it. I’ve not heard anything from them and it’s been about a week. Is it appropriate for me to text him? Prudence: That's a

Ask the Expert – January 2018

Question: I was reading your (Prudence) thoughts on LinkedIn on the ban on asking for salary history. I am starting to look for a new career and felt very uncomfortable filling that section out. I am in sales, good base but I get commission. What is

Ask the Expert – November 2017

Question:  I just got a job offer from XYZ Company and did the background check and drug test. The drug test came back positive for THC. I live in a state where recreational use is legal and the company is telling me that they still have the right

Ask the Experts – September 2017

Prudence: I took a job sort of as a stop gap with a small distributor and now am ready to move on as my non-compete has expired. I WAS making over $100,000 in my previous job, but am now at $60,000. I have to fill in compensation on the job applic

Ask the Experts – August 2017

Rob, What can I do to properly prepare for an interview?  - Scott Scott, We get that question a lot!  A good professional recruiter will walk you through the process to prepare for both a telephone interview as well as your face to face i