Category: How to get Hired

Oct27

Halloween is a time for the spooky, the creative, and the comical. What it isn't the time for is offensive costumes that will make your coworkers extremely uncomfortable. Read More

Oct20

There's more to your digital job search than just LinkedIn or Indeed. Have you looked to LinkedIn's short, sweet & to-the-point friend, Twitter? Twitter can actually be extremely useful to the job seeker as many job search experts and popular companies use it. Read More

Oct5

As a recruiter, I've seen so many resumes. During a solid 8-hour work day when I am actively searching for candidates to fill a specific role, I see an upwards of 200-300 resumes. Here's how to make the right edits that will help a recruiter find your resume, allowing you to stick out among the pack of hundreds of Seattle job seekers. Read More

Sep24

Recent studies revealed that 52% of Americans are unhappy at work. That's over half of our working nation! Luckily, Seattle's unemployment rate is at 3.6%, which means there has never been more demand for your skills… which is exactly where staffing firms come into the picture. Read More

Aug24

More than ever before, we're seeing more job openings revolving around customer support – via telephone, email customer chat, social media and in person. The multitude of ways a customer can contact a company has opened the door to new roles in customer service that builds skills that can be utilized on different career paths in fields like marketing, human resources, sales and healthcare. Read More

Jul6

Thanks to the popularity of LinkedIn among Generation X – a generation well into their careers – Generation Y has the unique opportunity to study the career paths of those who may already have the job they eventually want. Read More

Jul1

"Yeah, yeah, yeah. LinkedIn and Networking are synonymous with each other," you say. "I know that's the point of it, " you say …but did you also know just how much your network can expand thanks to multiple degrees of connection? It's exponential. Read More

Jun23

LinkedIn is great about handing you job openings in your industry fresh out of the oven on a silver platter. Searching, bookmarking and applying for jobs has never been easier thanks to LinkedIn! Read More

Jun16

Once you have your account and build out your profile, there are many ways LinkedIn can come in handy. Two great resources, often underutilized are LinkedIn Company Pages and LinkedIn Groups. Read More

Jun8

Still don't think LinkedIn is for you? Even after hearing that over 90 percent of recruiters use it to find candidates? Well then you're really missing a unique opportunity to stand out. Read More