5 Steps to Acing a Skype Job Interview

Posted

If you’ve been working for any number of years, then you are probably well prepared for a job interview. But what if that interview takes place via Skype? Do you still know how to ace it? If not, don’t worry. As one of the top Phoenix employment agencies, PrideStaff can tell you that Skype interviews… Read more »

What to Consider Before Signing on the Dotted Line for a New Job

Posted

You just got a job offer. Congratulations! But as one of the top Tempe employment agencies PrideStaff knows before you sign an employment contract, you need to ensure all the details are explained clearly and meet your expectations. Otherwise, you could be in for some unpleasant surprises when you start your new job. Before signing… Read more »

Are These 3 Fears Holding You Back in Your Career?

Posted

Everyone is afraid of something. But as one of the top employment firms in Phoenix, PrideStaff knows there are certain fears that could be holding you back when it comes to your career. So what are they – and how can you overcome them to achieve career success? Here’s a look: Fear of Rejection Do… Read more »

Do You Really Need a LinkedIn Profile?

Posted

Will hiring managers overlook you if you don’t have a LinkedIn profile? And does having a LinkedIn profile boost job search results? As one of the top employment firms in Tempe, PrideStaff can tell you: It depends. If you’re searching for a job in marketing or social media, then hiring managers will certainly question the… Read more »

Etiquette for an Off-site Job Interview

Posted

You just got a call for an interview at your dream employer. You assume the interview will take place at their office, but when you inquire about the address you’re told the hiring manager wants to meet at a local restaurant instead. The question is: Is an interview off-site any different from one on-site? As… Read more »

5 Secrets to a Perfectly Polished Resume

Posted

Whether you’re searching for a new job, or happy in your current one, your resume should always be up to date. However, if it’s been a while since you’ve touched yours, it’s hard to know where to begin. Here are 5 tips for polishing your resume – and transforming it into a document that gets… Read more »

Should You Accept a “Homework Assignment” to Land a Job?

Posted

Imagine this scenario: You’re a hiring manager at a company. You find a candidate with a stand-out resume who aces the interview. You hire him, only to have to fire him in just a few short weeks because he doesn’t have the skills to perform the job. Sounds pretty awful. But as one of the… Read more »

Put Me In, Boss! 5 Ways to Get More Challenging Work

Posted

Are you ready for more challenging assignments at work? Does your boss keep giving you the same kinds of projects to handle? As one of the top employment firms in Tempe, PrideStaff can tell you it’s up to you to make the case that you can handle more. How do you go about convincing your… Read more »

Turn Networking From a Pain Into a Pleasure

Posted

If you’re like most people, networking is a chore to cross off your “to do” list each week or month. But did you know that there’s an easier – and more effective way – to network? Below are some tips to help you take advantage of everyday opportunities to build new relationships – and build… Read more »

When You Don’t Agree With Your Boss’s Feedback

Posted

You’re in the midst of a performance review. You expect high marks. Your boss gives you low grades. You know you’ve achieved work goals and met deadlines. How can you disagree with your boss in a way that doesn’t come across as disrespectful? Here are a few key tips from one of the top employment… Read more »