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The 3 Different Types of Employment: What’s Right for You?

on Jan 20, 2022 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Employment Types Temp-To-Hire Direct Hire Temporary
If you’ve searched for a job, you’ve likely come across different employment types like temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct hire. While tricky at first, understanding these terms will help you navigate your next job search. Each employment type has benefits that can help you determine what position is best for your current situation. Use this guide to the three types of employment to find out what’s right for you!
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How to Respond To a Job Posting Like a Pro

on Jan 13, 2022 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Job Description Job Search Job Posting
Most candidates will spend only 14 seconds reading a job posting before deciding whether or not to apply. While it may be tempting to simply glance at a job posting, failing to thoroughly read one may cost you an interview. Analyzing a job description can give you a better idea of what the job entails and can give you hints on how to boost your resume for the position.
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5 Reasons to Speak with a Recruiter Today

on Jan 6, 2022 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Recruiting Job Seekers Staffing Agency
It’s no secret that searching for a job is a demanding and often discouraging process. On top of this, the job market has experienced a major shift due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are seeking an easier way to find your next job opportunity, it’s time to have a conversation with a recruiter.
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6 Unspoken Rules About Professional Email Etiquette

on Dec 23, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Writing Professionalism Workplace Etiquette Email
Even with text, phone call, and video chat options, email still dominates online communication. Americans on average spent over 5 hours checking their email this year, and that number may increase with the rising popularity of remote work. With email being the top workplace communication method, it’s important to keep your writing professional. While there isn’t a rulebook governing professional email etiquette, these unspoken guidelines can make or break the next email you send.
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Watch What You Post: Keeping Your Social Media Profiles Private and Appropriate

on Dec 9, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Social Media privacy Job Search Professionalism
Social media has become one of the most common ways to communicate with others in the 21st century. 15 years ago, only 8% of Americans reported using any form of social media. Now, over 70% of Americans use social media to engage with others and consume content. While social media is a great way to stay connected with others, it could cost you a job offer if you aren’t using it carefully. Kim has experienced this during her recent job search.
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Write an Outstanding Cover Letter Using These 7 Tips

on Dec 2, 2021 11:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Job Search Cover Letter
Are you stuck deciding whether to write a cover letter for your next job application? Don’t let a job description fool you; nearly 75% of recruiters expect a cover letter even if they’re listed as optional. A well-written cover letter is a great tool to introduce yourself to hiring managers in a memorable way. Don’t skip this crucial step in the application process or you may risk not landing the interview. Start crafting your stand-out resume using these 6 tips.
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Giving Thanks: 5 Benefits to Sending a Post-Interview Thank You Note

on Nov 26, 2021 10:53:15 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interview thank you
A simple thank-you can go a long a way, especially in the job search process. In a recent survey, 68% of hiring staff agreed that the interview thank-you has become more significant following the COVID-19 pandemic. Sending a thank-you note within a day after an interview is a small but influential act that could improve your chances of landing the job. Here are 5 benefits to taking the time to show gratitude after your interview.
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Why and How You Should Build Your Network Using LinkedIn Groups

on Nov 18, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Networking LinkedIn LinkedIn Groups
Building your network is a crucial part of advancing your career, but knowing where to start may be confusing. While your network could begin with friends, family, and coworkers, expanding your network is one of the most important steps to take in professional success. LinkedIn, which has proven its influence on the professional world, has a great tool for those looking to expand their network: LinkedIn Groups.
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6 Questions to Ask a Hiring Manager--and Yourself--Before Accepting a Job Offer

on Nov 11, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Job Hunt Job Offer
When you’ve completed numerous interviews to no avail, your first job offer may seem attractive and hard to reject. If you’re too hasty when accepting a job offer, you may be missing out on information that you wish you’d known before making your decision. Here are a few questions you can ask your hiring manager and yourself to ensure that the job is the right fit for you.
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Don’t Let These 6 Gimmicks Derail an Effective Resume

on Oct 28, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | resumes Resume
When a single-page document is the only way to impress someone, it’s normal to want to make it stand out. Using gimmicks on your resume may sound like a great idea at first, but it can quickly backfire. While a unique-looking resume can get someone’s attention, it most likely won’t get you the job. Including information that may not be in a standard resume can also have the same effect. Avoid these 6 resume gimmicks to maintain your credibility and professionalism during the job application process.
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