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How To Create An Effective LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn has become a very valuable resource for candidates and recruiters in various industries. Although a LinkedIn profile may contain information similar to a resume, it is always beneficial to have an up-to-date LinkedIn profile even if you’re not actively job seeking. So how exactly do you create and maintain a beneficial LinkedIn image? Easy… Read more »

How To Recruit & Retain Millennials

Millennials now make up a considerable portion of the workforce, which means many workplace standards are being refined to recruit and retain this new generation’s talent. For the most part, millennials tend not to favor prior workplace norms; this leads employers to adjust standards in turn for increased employee productivity and engagement. Stability, Mobility, &… Read more »

Soft Skills Are Becoming Just As Important As Technical Skills

The Importance of Soft Skills What sets the most successful candidates apart from the rest? Soft skills. These types of skills are not easily acquired by simply reading a textbook, attending a class, or researching the Internet-which is why they can be so valuable for a job seeker to attain. Although these skills may be… Read more »

How To Stand Out From A Pool Of Applications

  Feeling overwhelmed about the job market? It may be time to change your strategy, and make yourself stand out from the competition. Spend your time focusing on the most important aspects of your job search, while also streamlining your approach. Education and Experience According to a recent article, the number of jobs requiring education… Read more »

How A Recruiter Can Help You Grow Your Career

You can never have too many resources when it comes to building a professional network; whether you are happily employed or job searching it is always important to surround yourself with positive influences. Do you ever feel like you have tried every option, but still can’t quite get your foot in the door with specific… Read more »

Responding To The Salary Privacy Bill

What Is The Salary Privacy Bill? Staying up-to-date with new legislation may be difficult, but there are specific laws you may want to note! The new Salary Privacy Bill, which was recently passed in California, is of great importance for both employers and job-seeking candidates. This new piece of legislation makes it illegal for employers… Read more »

A Beginner’s Guide to ‘Blockchain’

Chances are, you’ve heard the latest tech buzzwords “blockchain,” “cryptocurrency,” and of course, “Bitcoin.” Read on for a basic overview of what they mean and why they matter to employers and job-seekers. Blockchain A distributed database that’s shared thousands of times across a network of computers. The records or “blocks” are linked to one another… Read more »