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10 Great Reasons To Become A Groundskeeper

January 26 2018

Looking for a career change? At Lockwood Companies, we have a variety of great career options for everyone. One of the most popular careers is as a groundskeeper. Groundskeepers are responsible for maintaining the look of our communities.   1. You’ll never have to spend another day sitting ... Read More

5 Great Benefits Of Volunteering At A Senior Living Center

January 19 2018

If you are looking for a great way to share your skills and interests, volunteering at a senior living center is a great option. At Lockwood Companies, we have a variety of different volunteer opportunities. There are so many great benefits to volunteering with us including:   1. You’ll ... Read More

Unsure About Your Career Path?

January 12 2018

Do you find yourself wanting more out of your job, or find yourself working what feels like a dead-end job? Do you feel as though your career development is going in circles, instead of heading in a clear direction? If so, you’re not alone. According to the ... Read More

Finding A Job You Love

January 5 2018

Many in the US workforce struggle to find a job that they love. Most times, it’s not lack of pay that drives this. Instead, it comes from a perceived lack of value in their work. Many employees are in search of something more fulfilling when it comes ... Read More

Working A Seasonal Job

December 29 2017

If you work a job with flexible hours, you may be able to work a seasonal job this winter. This can help provide fulfillment and enhance your career development, as well as create extra income to pad your year-end savings or pay for holiday gifts. Seasonal jobs ... Read More

The Company Holiday Party

December 22 2017

Each year, companies across the country host a holiday party. Many employees view this as a chance to let loose and celebrate a successful year. Unfortunately, amidst the celebrations, employees fail to recognize how much the company holiday party can impact their career development, for better or ... Read More

Why Should You Consider A Career In Property Management?

December 15 2017

If you’re a professional that is unhappy in your current role, it’s easy to feel trapped and hopeless. As a young professional, the thought of putting so much time, money, and effort to a degree only to discover you hate your job is terrifying. And as an ... Read More

Volunteering Over Winter Break

December 8 2017

Winter break is a great time to volunteer. Many employers offer a winter break to their employees, which typically lasts from Christmas through New Year’s. This break provides necessary R&R and a sense of fulfillment before beginning the year, especially for those who work a strict schedule ... Read More

Healthy Living Tips To Help You Through The Winter

December 1 2017

As the weather grows increasingly colder in Michigan over the next few weeks, it’s important you take steps to care for your health. It’s easy to get sick and miss time away from work, harming your career development. Consider these healthy living tips to help you through ... Read More

Horizontal And Vertical Career Development

November 24 2017

As a professional, you should never be satisfied in your career. Whether it’s something big like obtaining a certification or something smaller like trying to correct your daily deficiencies, it’s important to want to continually develop your career. What exactly does it mean to develop your career, ... Read More