Category: Interviewing Tips

The Do’s and Don’ts of a Light Industrial Resume

Whether you are seeking administrative or industrial opportunities, a resume is an absolute must – it gets your foot in the door for interviews! Many employers won’t even consider meeting you if you don’t have one. If you are an industrial worker who has never written a resume before, the resume-writing process can seem particularly […]

Tips for Interviewing by Phone or Video

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Tips for Interviewing by Phone or Video Staffing in today’s health climate means that, to remain safe and maintain social distancing, conversations and interviews need to be conducted either by phone or by video. Luckily, most of us have the technology to be able to do just that. However, just because the world seems to […]

Podcasts to Improve Your Careers and Broaden Your Minds

As you travel this holiday season to visit friends and family, you might be thinking of downloading some podcasts to listen to along your journey. The problem is that if you’ve never listened to podcasts or are looking for alternatives to the same ones already on your playlist, you’ll find that the vast number of […]

Should I Tell the Boss that I’m Interviewing?

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That’s it! For one reason or another, you’ve decided that you’re done with your current job,  you’re moving on and beginning the interviewing process. You updated your resume, sent it out to your favorite staffing firm, and have two interviews scheduled for the following week. Next step? Deciding whether or not you should tell your […]

Top 10 Skills of a Great Executive Assistant

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You might think that executive assistants only need to be able to use a computer, answer a phone, and manage a schedule to succeed. On the contrary; executive assistants are often looked upon as an extension of an executive, acting on his or her behalf, and as such need to bring a whole host of […]

10 Tips for Improving Interpersonal Communication Skills

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“Must have excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.” As a staffing firm, we weave this terminology into nearly every job description that we create for our clients, and with good reason—communication is critical in business. How would customer orders get filled properly or new company policies be shared if it weren’t for good communication? […]

The Most Feared Interview Question: Do you have any questions?

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We’ve all been there—our interviewer runs through their list of questions and turns the tables by asking, “Do you have any questions for me?” We know the right answer is always, “Yes,” but what if the interviewer answered everything when he or she told you about the position of the company, and you don’t have […]