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5 Ways to Improve Your Resume

Your resume is the most important part of the job application process. However, there are multiple steps that go into creating one, and you want yours to stand out. In this blog, we’ll cover five ways to improve your resume and give you the best opportunity to go after your...

Cameron Saragosa | Dec 29, 2021

What To Expect From Your Internship

Finally, you're a college student or graduate that has found the opportunity to become an intern. However, as you’re anticipating the first days on the job, you may feel a little bit intimidated. This was true for me here at Barton- I was very anxious in my first week or...

Cameron Saragosa | Dec 15, 2021

What Your Office Dress Code Means

Struggling to understand your office dress code? You're not alone! Phrases like 'Business Casual' or 'Professional' can be vague and confusing. Our infographic below defines dress codes with examples, so you'll know what to wear on your first day.

Michelle Lowry | Dec 01, 2021

Transitioning from College to the Working World

Making transitions can be challenging. Just when you think you’ve settled into a nice routine with your education or career, here comes a new opportunity and the barriers that come with it. One of the most difficult transitions in life is going from college to the working world. In this...

Cameron Saragosa | Nov 17, 2021

How Your College Major Can Succeed in Sales

Think your major isn't applicable to sales? Think again! We analyzed our employee data and found the most popular college majors among our staff. See the infographic to learn how your education could work for sales!

Michelle Lowry | Nov 03, 2021

How To Prepare For An Interview

Got an interview coming up? Here's five things to do: 1. Research the company and position. Before your interview, look at the company website and social media accounts to get a better feel for what they do and how they operate. Both you and the interviewer are trying to determine...

Emma Thompson and Michelle Lowry | Oct 19, 2021

5 Reasons To Work In Peabody, Massachusetts

Have you ever wanted to jumpstart your career and work on the East Coast? Well, now’s your chance! The Peabody branch of Barton Associates, the national headquarters, has numerous benefits to help the everyday employee enjoy their time. In this blog, we will be pointing out 5 of these benefits...

Cameron Saragosa | Sep 29, 2021

Busting Internship Myths

Internships are the first step towards a future career, but they come with a lot of misconceptions. In movies and television shows, interns are usually depicted as a frazzled young person saddled with the job of taking coffee orders all day, but that stereotype is far from reality. We’re here...

Michelle Lowry | Sep 15, 2021

How To Find A College Internship

As a college student, it can be difficult to balance both your school workload and your job preparation. In today’s workforce, it's especially important to gain knowledge and experience about what you want to pursue, as jobs are always seemingly getting more and more competitive. One of the biggest opportunities...

Cameron Saragosa | Sep 01, 2021

Decoding Office Dress Codes

There’s a lot of things to consider for your first day at a new job- like navigating the commute, meeting your coworkers, and setting up your desk, just to name a few. First days also mean first impressions, and your clothes play a big part. But what do you wear...

Michelle Lowry | Aug 18, 2021
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