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The Employment Expert blog

New Grads: Build Your Best Resume and Nail the Interview

on Dec 22, 2020 9:45:00 AM By | Brianne Tomko | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interviews Graduate Resume
It can be daunting for new graduates to enter the workforce. Here are some tips for building your best resume and nailing your interviews!
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How to Relocate Without a Job

on Nov 5, 2020 9:15:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Relocating Job Search
Moving to a new city without a job lined up isn’t a bad idea--as long as you are prepared. People looking to move don't always have the luxury of having a job lined up beforehand.
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4 Myths – and One Truth – About Working for a Staffing Agency

on Sep 17, 2020 9:45:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Staffing Agency
September 14-20, 2020 is National Staffing Employee Week, and we want to thank our staffing employees for choosing to work with Temporary Solutions!
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Don’t Just Fit In to An Organization’s Culture – Help Shape It

on Sep 10, 2020 12:56:10 PM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Company Culture Job Seekers Job Search
In the last decade or so, many businesses have used their organizational culture as a measure for hiring new employees. If a candidate meshes well with the interests and personalities of the current employees, the hiring manager takes it as a sign that the candidate will thrive.
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Expert Advice for Job Seekers Straight From the “Shark Tank”

on Sep 3, 2020 9:30:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers hiring Job Search
On ABC’s show “Shark Tank,” entrepreneurs showcase their ideas to the business experts (called “sharks”) who give them honest feedback and, if they are lucky, back their ideas with cash. Who better than these experts to give advice to job seekers?
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Recent Grad? Try These Pandemic-Era Job Seeking Tips

on Aug 27, 2020 9:45:00 AM By | Brianne Tomko | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Interviews Job Search Graduate Coronavirus
According to a recent study by financial provider Affirm, 80% of graduates have rescheduled their post-graduation travel, most shifting their plans to 2021 instead. But why wait?
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Up Your Job Seeking Game on Facebook

on Aug 13, 2020 9:30:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Social Media Job Search Networking
Facebook probably needs no introduction. After all, 85% of internet users have a Facebook account - that's more than 1 billion users worldwide. Even those who choose not to have an account have heard of the world's most popular social media site, which was originally created in 2004 for college students. In 2006, the site was opened to anyone over 13 with a valid email address, and the rest is history.
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Job Seekers: Market Yourself on LinkedIn

on Aug 6, 2020 12:18:17 PM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Marketing Job Seekers Social Media Personal Brand
Whether you're an intern or a CEO, LinkedIn is the best tool for professional networking in the digital age. You network with people by adding them as "connections," just as you'd make a friend request on Facebook. You can contact them in a private message or by the contact information they've provided. On your profile, all your experience, education, and achievements are presented for others to view.
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3 Reasons to Take a Job You're Less Than Passionate About

on Jul 30, 2020 10:05:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Job Flexibility Graduate
My niece, Vivienne, wants to be a graphic designer. Specifically, she wants to work for herself and have her own firm. She even planned to pursue this dream right out of college, but—given the current economy—she had to put that dream on hold. Now she feels like she is stuck taking a job she doesn't love just to pay her bills.
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YOU Could Save Lives as a Contact Tracer

on Jul 24, 2020 10:00:00 AM By | Sarah Perlman | 0 Comments | Job Seekers Senior Job Seekers
Are you interested in the medical field? Do you have experience counseling people through a crisis? The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) is looking for you to join their team of contact tracers!
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