As a recruiter, I constantly see candidates having to choose between two opportunities. Sometimes, one of those may include a company vehicle.How much should that be worth?For instance, if you have a job that pays $40,000 with a company vehicle is that better than $50,000 without...

There have been requests to do more career profiles on the blog. I love learning about agricultural careers, so I am happy to oblige. This week’s profile is on what it’s like to be an Agronomist. What is an Agronomist? An Agronomist is someone who analyzes, manages, and advises...

School has started. While you still have a full year of school ahead of you, NOW is the time to start networking for your summer internship or first job if you’ll be graduating. A fantastic and super-convenient way to network towards the job you want...

If you’re in agriculture and haven’t yet discovered podcasts, let me just say “you’re welcome” in advance. Podcasting is basically radio on steroids. Choose what shows you’re interested in and subscribe to them. This downloads the show to your phone when you’re connected to wifi...

Salary is not everything. When considering career options you of course want to consider factors such as benefits, career advancement, company culture, etc. Often the most mysterious part of compensation is what we call “incentives”. Typically, this refers to either commission (earning money every time...