4 Common LinkedIn Mistakes Job Seekers Make

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You know you need to be on LinkedIn and keep your profile up to date. But are there certain mistakes you’re making on the social media site that could sabotage your career advancement efforts? As one of Phoenix’s top employment agencies, PrideStaff has the answers you need. Here are some common areas where job seekers… Read more »

How Your Social Media Posts Can Sabotage Your Job Search

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It wasn’t long ago that social media wasn’t even a consideration in the job search process. Today, though, it’s a key player, one that can either help or hinder your efforts. To make sure it boosts your career prospects, and doesn’t take away from them, here are a few common mistakes to avoid: Talking negatively… Read more »

What to Consider Before Saying “Yes” to a Job Offer

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If you’ve been searching for a job for a while, it’s only natural to want to accept the first opportunity that comes your way. But before you say “yes,” there are a few things to consider first. After all, you’re going to be spending most of your waking hours at work. You therefore want to… Read more »

How an Employment Agency Can Get You Unstuck in Your Job Search

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The thought of finding a new job is an exciting one. Actually getting there, though, can be a challenge. After spending hours on your resume, days on your cover letter, and many weeks applying and submitting applications, you’ve got nothing to show for it. If this sounds familiar, an employment agency in Tempe can help…. Read more »

Job Searching 101: How to Choose Great References

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You spent hours on your resume. Done all your homework and aced the interview. Now, you just have to submit your list of references and the offer could be yours. But how do you choose? PrideStaff, one of Tempe’s top employment agencies, can help. To ensure you’re able to successfully navigate this last leg of… Read more »

4 Phone Screen Mistakes That Can Kill Your Chances for an Interview

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Phone screens save a lot of time and effort. They’re easier on candidates like you and employers too. You can both assess each other quickly and decide if there’s a potential match. If there’s not, then you simply get to move onto other opportunities without a big investment. If there is, then hopefully you get… Read more »

Online Employer Reviews: How to Read Them & What You Can Learn

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When you’re searching for a new job, one of the most challenging aspects is to evaluate each employer for fit. How can you tell if a company is the right place for you without actually working there? One way is through reading online reviews. But these often must be taken with a grain a salt…. Read more »

5 Keys to Choosing the Right Job References

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When you’ve passed the phone screen, aced the interview, and received the job offer, it can feel like a home run. However, many offers are contingent upon a reference check. So how can you ensure the contacts you give to a potential employer will sing your praises and help you to secure the position? The… Read more »