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What’s Missing from Your Resume?

28. July 2014

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You need to stand out. If you’ve been job hunting for a while without getting any response, maybe it’s because your resume is nothing special. And maybe you think it’s supposed to be that way.   You’ve heard that you shouldn’t use fancy paper or a large font on your resume, and that is correct. […]

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Should You Negotiate Job Terms During the Interview?

22. July 2014

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Is this you? You’re so happy that you were invited for an interview; you don’t want to speak up about what salary and benefits you’re looking for. You may even be so eager to land the job that you just sit there quietly and agree to any terms that are offered.   No, no, no. […]

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When Your Experience Doesn’t Match Your Talents

7. July 2014

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It’s a familiar story to those looking to start their careers, or perhaps switch to a different career path. You see a job you want and think you can handle, but no hiring manager looking at the past experience on your resume would agree with you.   Let’s say, for example, that you’ve been in […]

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What Are Examples of Your Accomplishments?

16. June 2014

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This is a question you should be prepared to be asked from every prospective employer who interviews you or looks at your resume. It’s the first thing they’ll judge when deciding whether you’d make a more desirable employee than the other applicants you’re competing with.   You might not think you’ve done anything impressive, but […]

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Get to Your Interview Early, Get to Know Your Interviewer

20. May 2014

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When our associates are sent out to a client interview, they go armed with our best advice and insider knowledge of tactics used by HR professionals.   This provides them with an inside track for making a great first impression and getting hired.   Of course, you know better than to show up late for your […]

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Be Flexible in Your Job Hunt

20. May 2014

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At Integrity Staffing Solutions, our mission is to generate opportunities for people to exceed their own expectations, and advance careers, companies and communities. But sometimes, to do that, we have to help people open their eyes to the opportunities all around them.   As you begin to look for a new job, it can be […]

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Get to Your Interview Early, Get to Know Your Interviewer

13. May 2014

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  When our associates are sent out to a client interview, they go armed with our best advice and insider knowledge of tactics used by HR professionals.   This provides them with an inside track for making a great first impression and getting hired.   Of course, you know better than to show up late for […]

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Keep Your Head in the Interview Game

26. March 2014

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Even though you may have practised your interview questions and you’ve done your research into the company, you still need to keep your head focused when you’re across from the interviewer. It’s not about facts either; it’s about presentation. If you can go into an interview with a positive attitude, you’re going to have more […]

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Why Consulting isn’t a Bad Thing

12. March 2014

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In the last few years, people have had to seek out any job they could find.  Often, this meant many professionals took on consulting jobs to pay the bills and to stay relevant in their field.  However, as the job market is looking up, some think these times of ‘freelance’ work will make them look […]

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Tell Me About Yourself…

7. March 2014

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Much of the time, after some small talk and general conversation, the first question you will hear in an interview is, “Tell me about yourself…” It strikes fear into the heart of most, as it’s such a vague question, and most people would want to answer it in a vague way.  However, it’s also the […]

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