Employee Reviews – How Are Glassdoor and Other Sites Affecting Your Hiring and Retention?

In the summer of 2007, a website was started to allow employees to rate their current and former employers. That site, Glassdoor, launched a revolution that provides job seekers a chance to see what it’s like to work somewhere before they even submit a resume. With such an emphasis on employee and corporate fit, it’s… Read more »

Working for a Dallas-Based Staffing Agency Provides Benefits You Don’t Know About

Have you thought about working with a Dallas-based staffing agency to help find your next superstar candidate? If you are considering the benefits, here’s a great place to start to understand the reasons why working with a staffing agency will be your best bet to find top talent anywhere in the greater Dallas area. Multiple… Read more »

Why Internal Leaders Succeed More than Hiring External Leaders

Do you have a leadership position open in your company? If you’re thinking about interviewing and hiring a new management employee to take a role leading others, you may want to consider other options. Have you thought about promoting from within your team? There are quite a few benefits to this strategy. Let’s take a… Read more »

“The Ideal Candidate” – Why You Should Apply When You Don’t Have All of the Skills

Job application paralysis is a real thing. It’s so easy to fall down a rabbit hole when reading job description after job description and second guessing whether or not you’re qualified for the job. In fact, job postings often refer to the concept of the “ideal candidate” when describing what they’re looking for in terms… Read more »

Is It a Bad Idea to Apply for More Than One Job at the Same Company?

There are so many subtle rules when it comes to applying for a job that it can be difficult to determine the best ways to handle your approach. What if you see more than one job listing for the same company? Is it okay to apply for both? The answer is, “Maybe?” So how do… Read more »

Overtime vs. Temporary Workers: How To Make the Right Decision for Your Team

Busy seasons and major projects happen, and that usually means it’s all hands on deck until the work is done. But should you ask your team to work overtime or should you consider bringing on temporary employees? There are a few things to evaluate before you make a decision. Here are the questions you should… Read more »

5 Things to Quickly Remove from Your Resume

There have been long-standing rules about resumes as long as there have been corporate jobs. But the job search is changing and some of the rules we thought were important are now considered outdated. So what do you need to leave off your resume? Here are just 5 things that we think can be left… Read more »

What Can You Do to Make It Easy for People to Help Your Job Search?

When you’re out of work it can really feel like it’s you against the world. But in truth, there are plenty of allies out there to help you with your job search. It’s up to you to make sure you’re doing everything you can to allow someone else to help you. Before you make a… Read more »