A Day In The Life of A Staffing Firm Recruiter

I am asked this question almost daily, “What do you do all day in your job” etc. My short version answer to that is; I am engaged with people 100% of the day whether that is clients, job seekers or internal co-workers. I am connecting with people daily and helping them succeed whether that is by understanding their goals and finding the perfect career path or speaking with employers to find the best possible talent and culture match for their team.

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Win Them Over

Being in the “People Business” I felt this was a very relevant topic to touch on. Whether it’s the first 30 seconds or first 30 minutes, you are being judged when you first meet someone. Whether for business or personal reasons, you have just a small window of opportunity to leave a positive impression…

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First Date or Interview?

Imagine receiving a call from a company that is interested in interviewing you for your dream job. The initial excitement is overwhelming – you can’t wait to tell your friends, parents, and anyone who will listen. You prepare for the interview by going over possible questions, laying out your clothes, and going to bed dreaming of that offer.

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Be Appealing: Simplicity is Best

Remember back in the day when companies would be willing to do interviews without scheduling appointments? Those were the times when trust and credibility were most easily attained. The times when wearing a business suit had a major impact on your professional evaluation and the decision makers performing that judgement. If you took the time to look the part, you were taken more seriously and it seemed easier and faster to land a job.

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Dressing to Impress: A Guide

Before getting the chance to shake hands or even say a word, the first thing that is noticed about you when walking into a job interview is how you dress and present yourself. Making a good first impression is half the battle when trying to land a new position. It doesn’t matter what it is that you are applying for as you should always look professional and presentable.

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It’s a Jungle Out There: Tips to Surviving Your First Day of Work

If you’re reading this, congrats on getting ready to start your first day at a new job! The first day at a new job is critical for making the right impression. The last thing the office needs is another train wreck of a co-worker. You know them: the jerk, the know-it-all, the gossip hound, the body odor guy, or lady who wears way too revealing clothing. Instead you want to ooze dependability, politeness, and good grooming.

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