Why Your IT Resume Is Just Too Tech-y

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There is such a thing as having a resume that is improperly balanced. For example, if you are an IT professional, it is possible for your resume to be too tech-y. This means that you are using too many technical terms and are focusing too much on the tech work you have done in the… Read more »

How to Tell When You’re About to Lose Your IT Job

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Losing a job can be one of the worst events in anyone’s career. It can cause both financial and emotional devastation and it can also result in long-term career harm. This is why it’s important that all working professionals have a sense of the signs when they may be fired from their job. In the… Read more »

5 Traits All Employees Need to Excel in the New Year

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The world of work is changing and it is up to professionals to adapt their behavior and work habits to keep with current and future trend. Consider that, just a couple of years ago no one would ever think of bringing their mobile phones to their office in order to stay connected to their peers…. Read more »

What Will Your HR Department Be Facing in Q1 of 2016?

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Now that 2015 is a thing of the past, many human resources professionals are looking forward to a positive and productive 2016. But, this year promises to be a doozy as HR folks continue to take on bigger roles within their organizations. No longer is HR viewed as just personnel. We have put on our… Read more »

Your Hiring Process is Scaring Candidates Off!

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It’s very common for companies that are looking to hire for open jobs to not receive the best candidates. There could be various reasons for this, but a major cause is the overall hiring process. Candidates do not want to spend hours on end applying for a job at one company. They also don’t want… Read more »

The Real Reasons You’re Not Landing Interviews

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You send off your brand-new cover letter and resume to hundreds of companies, get a few email confirmations, and then…nothing. This is something that many job seekers find highly frustrating. After all, you have the right skills, education, and work experience to qualify for most jobs, right? Hold on. There could be a few simple… Read more »

Text and Email Etiquette for Temps

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How do you handle texting and using your mobile phone while on a temp job? As a temporary worker, you may be moving from assignment to assignment quite often, and the policies regarding text and email etiquette will vary from one company to another. These policies will be different at every stop you make, but… Read more »

How to Keep an Eye Out for Your Next Temp Job

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Working temporary jobs can be a blessing for those who need real work experience. No matter your situation or career goals, finding a temporary job does not have to be difficult in the least bit. In fact, there are options out there for temporary workers to use. The idea is to keep a watchful eye… Read more »

How to Use Social Media to Recruit Candidates

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Social media has become a driving force in various daily business activities, including reporting of news and events, sharing the corporate culture, and even recruiting of employees. Businesses also often use their social media accounts to build and broadcast their brands to the public. It does not matter if they are trying to sell products… Read more »

8 Steps to a Polished LinkedIn Profile – Advice for the Temporary Job Seeker

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If you are on the prowl for a temporary or even a long term job in Mississippi, then you know that the use of social networks such as Facebook and LinkedIn are crucial to your success today. Using LinkedIn, you can not only search for companies and jobs online, you can also get in front… Read more »