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 »

5 Questions to Help You Evaluate a Job Offer

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When you get a job offer, you want to go out and celebrate. But before you do, make sure it’s the right opportunity for you. If you don’t, you could be back on the Phoenix employment marketplace in a matter of months. Here’s what you need to ask to find out whether an offer is… Read more »

Danger! How to Spot a Bad Job Before Your Accept the Offer

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If you’ve been out of work for a while, it can be tempting to accept any offer that comes your way. However, if you do – and overlook certain warning signs – it’s likely not going to end well. Whether it’s due to a toxic environment or an inexperienced boss, a bad job can have… Read more »

Candidate Employment Gaps? Here’s How to Assess Them

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When it comes to resumes, gaps in employment can often be a big red flag. You see one and filter out the candidate. But in reality, your next great hire might have a huge glaring hole in their employment history – and it could be for a good reason. You won’t know, though, until you… Read more »

4 Easy Ways to Achieve Better Work-Life Balance

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Feeling stressed at work and in life? It’s only just beginning with the holidays around the corner. The good news is that before things escalate, there are some steps you can take to achieve a better work life balance and live your best life. Here’s a look at a few of them from PrideStaff, one… Read more »