Interview Prep: Have Your Own Questions Ready

Interviews can be intimidating, but they don’t have to be. An interview should feel like a conversation, not an interrogation, so it’s helpful to prepare ahead of time. Don’t forget to come with your own questions for the employer to help you get a good feeling about the company and your interest in their work.… Read more »

Looking For a Job in Mortgage and Finance in the Tempe and Phoenix Area? CornerStone Can Help!

The mortgage and finance markets can sometimes be a roller coaster, but employers in Arizona are always on the lookout to hire experienced and talented mortgage and finance professionals in Tempe and Phoenix. Even when your expertise is in high demand, however, evaluating mortgage and finance jobs in Arizona can be a challenge when you… Read more »

Customer Service Skills EVERY Employee Should Have

You may not think you need to hone your customer service skills if you’re not in a customer service position, but that’s not true. Every employee will interact with individuals at different levels of the organization, coworkers, and even the public. If you want to give yourself a leg up, here are some tips for… Read more »

The Death of Soft Skills: Why We Need to Stop Using That Phrase Now

Everyone on the job market today knows the phrase “soft skills.” It’s become as ubiquitous in hiring as “people person” and “detailed oriented.” But like these other phrases, “soft skills” has kind of lost its meaning over the years. That’s why we want to declare soft skills dead and replace them with something more effective.… Read more »

Networking in a Virtual World

While we are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel, several aspects of this new normal will become permanent. Remote work and remote hiring are at the top of that list, but so is remote networking. How do you grow your network when networking is now virtual? Here are a few tips for… Read more »

Can You Make a Career Out of Temporary Employment?

Did you know that working with a temporary staffing agency can become your long-term career? Temporary work can be a great opportunity for anyone looking for a flexible schedule. For college students who need work between semesters or classes or for working mothers who want the flexibility of temporary assignments. Just because a job is… Read more »

No Computer? No Problem! How to Write Your Resume Without One

Our world turned on a dime in 2020 as people and businesses had to shift gear to prioritize safety in the face of a global pandemic. As companies started working remotely, hiring processes also needed to transition. Job seekers are now faced with more online applications they can access from their mobile phones. If you… Read more »

How to Showcase Bilingual Talent On Your Resume

If you speak more than one language, there may be great news for you in the job market. Over the last several years, the demand for bilingual talent has skyrocketed in Texas and around the country. Regardless of your experience, if you are bilingual or multilingual, you may have an advantage over job seekers who… Read more »

How Are People Finding Great Jobs With Accounting Temp Staffing Agencies in Phoenix, Arizona?

Accounting professionals are in high demand in Phoenix but somehow, finding a great job isn’t easy. Job searches are time-consuming and can become frustrating. Employers are consistently unresponsive. You must schedule interviews around your work and personal schedule. And it can be nearly impossible to tell if a new job is really right for you.… Read more »

Increase Productivity When Working (Temporarily) from Home

Have you been working from home during the pandemic? While there is an end in sight, some people are still working remotely until there’s a little more normalcy. Even if you’re anxiously awaiting a day when you can return to an office, you can’t let your productivity falter while the finish line is not too… Read more »