5 Ways to Make Yourself More Attractive to Employers

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The unemployment rate is low. But, as one of Phoenix’s top employment agencies, PrideStaff knows that competition is still fierce on the job market. It’s therefore up to you to convince a hiring manager why they should give you the offer over another candidate. How can you make yourself more attractive to employers – and… Read more »

How to Research Companies You’re Interested in Applying To

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As one of Phoenix’s top employment agencies, PrideStaff knows when it comes to finding a new job, it’s kind of like searching for that perfect home. You want it to be a good size, in a prime location and have all the right features. That’s why researching potential employers ahead of time is so important…. Read more »

Job Seekers: Don’t Forget to Talk Culture in a Job Interview

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Regardless of your level of experience, or the kind of job you’re seeking, you need to know about a company’s culture before you sign on to any new opportunity. Why is culture so important? As one of the leading employment agencies in Tempe, PrideStaff knows if a culture is not a good fit for you,… Read more »

Ask These Questions to Impress the Hiring Manager in an Interview

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When the interviewer asks, “Do you have any questions for me?,” it’s more than just a polite end to the interview. This is your opportunity to a) get clarification on any details that are important for you to know and b) impress the hiring manager with your insightful questions. So how can you balance both… Read more »

Haven’t Applied for a Job in 10+ Years? Here’s What’s Changed

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As top Phoenix recruiters, we’ve witnessed the job search scene changing dramatically in the past decade. From applicant tracking systems to job listings on social media and LinkedIn profiles, it can be hard to know where to begin if you haven’t been a candidate in a long time. What are some of the major areas… Read more »

Phoenix Job Search 101: How to Stand Out in a Sea of Job Candidates

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You’ve been polishing your resume, networking non-stop and applying to jobs in Phoenix and beyond. And it finally happened. You landed an interview. Congratulations! Enjoy the fruit of your efforts for a moment – and then get down to work. After all, the company is likely interviewing other candidates and you need to set yourself… Read more »

The #1 Secret to an Effective Job Search in Tempe

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Conducting an effective job search in Tempe or elsewhere isn’t on the curriculum in most schools. As a result, when people graduate and get out into the workforce, they can often feel lost during the process. From resume writing to interviews and follow ups, it can certainly be an overwhelming experience. But as one of Tempe’s… Read more »

Starting a New Job? Here are 7 Essentials for Success

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Starting a new job is stressful, whether you’re an executive or entry level employee. As one of Phoenix’s leading employment agencies, PrideStaff knows those first few days, weeks and months are basically like an extension of the interview process. And how you perform can set the tone for years to come. That’s why it’s important… Read more »

When Your Boss Emails & Texts After Hours

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It’s one thing to get an occasional email or text from your boss after hours. Perhaps they forgot to communicate an important detail to you. Or they want you to get to work on an important project first thing in the morning. But when it’s a regular and constant situation, it can be hard to… Read more »

Resume Objectives: Do You Still Need Them?

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For many years, the objective was a standard part of the resume. Listed front and center, it communicated to a potential employer why a candidate was applying. Fast forward to today and objectives aren’t always necessary. Here’s why: Hiring managers know why you’re applying for the job – because you want it. Objectives also waste… Read more »