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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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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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4 Myths – and One Truth – About Working for a Staffing Agency in 2021

on Sep 16, 2021 9:45:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Staffing Agency
September 13-17, 2021 is National Staffing Employee Week, and we want to thank our staffing employees for choosing to work with Temporary Solutions!
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The Job Seeker's Guide to an Effective Elevator Pitch

on Aug 5, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Sadie Aram | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interview Elevator Pitch
First impressions count, but how can you be memorable in less than a minute? Creating an effective elevator pitch can ensure that you have a message that sticks. This is especially important during a job search.
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How to Answer 7 Top Interview Questions

on Jul 8, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Brianne Tomko | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interviews Job Search Preparedness Interview
Good interview preparation goes beyond just researching the company. One of the best things you can do is to write out answers to common interview questions. This will increase your confidence during the interview with the hiring manager. Below is a list of the most commonly asked interview questions, as well as tips for the best answers.
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5 Tips for Returning to the Workforce After a Long Break

The fact is, career breaks happen. Whether you’re a new parent, traveling the world, caring for a family member, or struggling to find employment, there are times when a long absence from work is unavoidable. Remember, taking a long break is not an unusual occurrence and each person’s career ladder is unique. If you are nervous about jumping back into the workforce after taking some time off, keep these tips in mind so you can get into the right mindset to find your next opportunity.
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6 Tips to Sell Yourself During a Job Interview

on Apr 22, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Brianne Tomko | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interviews Confidence
The modern work environment can be extremely competitive and demanding, meaning you will need to confidently sell yourself if you want to stand out from the rest. Below are some tips on how you can sell yourself (your experience and specific skills) to achieve interview success. 1. Carry yourself with confidence! Do everything you can to project confidence when you meet with interviewers. Make sure you’re sitting up straight with good posture, practice your handshake and eye contact, and avoid tapping your feet or hands or doing anything else that’s distracting.
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How to Create a Resume Summary with No Experience

on Apr 1, 2021 9:15:00 AM By | Brianne Tomko | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Candidate Experience Resume
No experience? No sweat! Here are the steps you can take to build a professional resume summary that will highlight your skills and achievements.
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Ask Yourself These 5 Questions to Guide Your Personal Brand

on Mar 25, 2021 9:30:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interviews Networking success
Just as a company's brand sets the tone for how it is perceived in the market, a personal brand tells your story. It's what you stand for, your values, goals, skills, and knowledge. Your personal brand is what sets you apart.
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