How to Bring Your “A” Game to a Job Interview

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As one of the top Phoenix employment agencies, PrideStaff knows that today’s competition for jobs is fierce. As a result, when it comes time to interview for an opportunity, you need to bring your “A” game. So what can you do to make a great impression on the hiring manager? Here are some tips: Tip… Read more »

3 Tips for Falling Forward Into a New Job

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Fall is a time of change and reflection. And if you’re not getting the desired results from your job search, then it’s time to take a step back and re-think your approach. So why aren’t you getting noticed – and what can you do to improve your results and get the job you really want?… Read more »

Fight Back! How to Power Through Your Midday Slump

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Does this sound familiar? At work, you’re going full steam ahead all morning, crossing things off your to-do list and feeling productive. You take a quick break for lunch and figure you’ll dive right back into your work and power through the afternoon. But somewhere between 2 and 3 p.m. you find your attention wandering… Read more »

Does Your Resume Need a QR Code?

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QR codes. They’re all the rage in advertising. But are they really the next “must-have” on your resume? If you’re new to the conversation and don’t even know what a QR code is, don’t feel bad. Many people don’t. So here’s a quick primer: A QR code is that funny looking bar code image that… Read more »

Should You Talk Politics at Work?

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With November 2012 just around the corner, election season is officially in full swing. And nowadays, it’s hard to go anywhere without being inundated with opinions on the candidates and their viewpoints. But what about when people start talking politics at work? Should you get in the game – or keep yourself on the sidelines?… Read more »

Five Ways Body Language Can Help You Ace Your Next Interview

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Getting a job in today’s economy is tough. The dwindling recession is still characterized by unusually high levels of unemployment, which makes it harder than ever for the unemployed to get back on their feet and back into the workforce. There are too many people competing for too few positions resulting in a job search… Read more »

Is it Time to Become a Free Agent?

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Uncertainty. It’s still the name of the game in today’s economy. As a result, employers are wary about hiring full-time workers. That’s the bad news. The good news is that employers still need to run their businesses, get orders out the door, and solve customer problems. They just may not be as willing to hire… Read more »

Hate Your New Job? Here’s What to Do

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As one of the top employment agencies in Tempe, PrideStaff knows it’s happened to the best of professionals – you accept a job offer with wonderful intentions…and then three weeks into it, you realize it’s just not for you. So should you cut your losses and move on, or try to make it work? Here… Read more »

Hate Your New Job? Here’s What to Do

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As one of the top employment agencies in Tempe, PrideStaff knows it’s happened to the best of professionals – you accept a job offer with wonderful intentions…and then three weeks into it, you realize it’s just not for you. So should you cut your losses and move on, or try to make it work? Here… Read more »

Ten Phrases That Could Kill Your Resume!

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Is your resume full of meaningless, throwaway terms like “great communication skills?” When hiring managers read your resume, is their first reaction to throw it out because it doesn’t say anything they want to hear? Here are 10 overused phrases that mean nothing anymore and just clutter your resume: Team Player. Everyone says they’re a… Read more »