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Hiring a new employee is a very big deal. During the interview process, companies want to cover all the bases, so they ask tough questions like “Why should we hire you?” Notably difficult to answer, interviewers ask questions like this because they put you on the spot. Even the best, most well-prepared candidates tend to… Read more »

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Your job used to make you feel constantly fulfilled, but these days, you’re often bored. Maybe a project that used to occupy your time ended or you’re able to work quickly, because you’ve grown so used to the job. No matter what the cause, feeling useless at work isn’t fun. As a naturally ambitious person,… Read more »

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Succeeding in life — and a job search — is all about attitude. Sure, there are plenty of other contributing factors, but attitude sets the foundation for victory. A job interview is the time to put your best self forward, so if you’re unable to present yourself in a positive manner, you won’t get very… Read more »

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It’s hard to check every box on a potential employer’s wish list. If you’ve found a job you’re really interested in, don’t become discouraged if your skills and experience fall a bit short of the ideal candidate for the position. Generally speaking, a job description serves as the framework for finding the right hire. Most… Read more »

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When a potential employer asks for a reference list, you know things are getting serious. Many candidates make the mistake of thinking this step is a mere formality and don’t take it seriously. That’s when things can take a very wrong turn. References can boost your candidacy or ruin it, so choose them with care…. Read more »

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When most people launch a job search, they focus exclusively on full-time openings. While understandable, limiting yourself to 40-hour per week jobs can cause you to miss out on an amazing opportunity. If you can swing it, consider including part-time positions in your job search. Take a look at the benefits this type of employment… Read more »

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How to Find the Right Labor Job for You Finding the right general labor opportunity can be a challenge, so having a recruiter in your corner can make all the difference. If you’re getting ready to start a job search or are already  searching or in the process, consider teaming up with a  staffing professional…. Read more »

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Your first day on a new assignment sets the tone for your time with the company. If you don’t make a great impression from the start, it will be hard to sway colleagues in your favor for the rest of your tenure. Thankfully, you’re a very likable, hardworking person, so this won’t be difficult. Follow… Read more »

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Searching for a new job is hard work, but if you want to get hired, you have to put in the time and effort. The best light industrial opportunities attract a great deal of interest, so if you want to make it to the interview stage, you have to stand out from the crowd. Find… Read more »