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It’s always exciting to receive a call from a potential employer inviting you in for an interview, but as the big day nears, it’s only natural for that enthusiasm to turn into a bundle of nerves. Being anxious before a job interview is completely normal — especially when it’s a position you really want —… Read more »

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Working with a staffing agency is an incredible way to jumpstart your career. Now that your first interview with your recruiter is around the corner, you’re probably feeling pretty excited and a little bit nervous. Prepare for the meeting using these tips to ensure you put your best self forward. Dress to Impress If you… Read more »

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You’ve been invited to interview for a job you’re really excited about, so you’re probably spending lots of time reviewing common interview questions and coming up with amazing responses, but remember you’re not the only one in the hot seat. Just as the interviewer gets to decide whether or not you’re a good fit for… Read more »

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When you’re in the market for new opportunities, attending a job fair is a great way to gain exposure to a variety of companies at once. While these events are typically packed with job seekers competing for the same highly coveted positions, you can walk away with a number of prospects if you play your… Read more »

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It’s always exciting to find a job you’re really drawn to and perfectly qualified for at a company you’d be very interested in joining, but incredibly discouraging when your resume is greeted with radio silence. Competition for the best jobs is always intense, but if this has become a pattern, it’s time to re-examine your… Read more »

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Preparing for a job interview is hard work. In most cases, you will have never met the hiring manager and likely know very little about the company, so you can only speculate about what to expect from the meeting. Of course, everything changes when you work with a recruiter. Having a staffing expert on your… Read more »

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At the end of an interview, hiring managers typically ask candidates if they have any additional questions before wrapping things up. There are plenty of appropriate, intelligent inquiries to choose from that may improve your chances of getting an offer, but “Did I get the job?” is not one of them. You can inquire on… Read more »

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Working for an organization with a fun company culture can be simultaneously amazing and frustrating. When you’re surrounded by couches, televisions, video games and foosball tables, your office can start to feel more like a clubhouse. Finding a steady balance between fun and productivity can be a challenge when there are distractions everywhere you look…. Read more »

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LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional networking platform, so if you’re not using it to its full potential, you’re missing out. If you don’t already have a LinkedIn account, head to your computer immediately and create one. Of course, simply having a dormant account doesn’t really do much good either, so it’s time to step… Read more »

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Being the new person on a team is always a little awkward — especially when the situation is only temporary. If you’re a natural introvert, it can be tempting to keep your head down and maintain a low profile for the duration of your engagement, but that won’t help you make a great impression or… Read more »