Ultimate List of Interview Questions To Screen For Culture Fit

Posted by Molly on Oct 13, 2017 11:28:23 AM

Think of the best employees in your company. Chances are they’re not only top performers, they’re also inherently driven by your company mission and embody your company culture in their values and actions. Now, imagine hiring your best employee every time you had a job opening. That’s what hiring for culture fit can accomplish.

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Topics: Career/Interview Tips

7 Common Questions About Temporary Employment

Posted by Molly on Sep 21, 2017 4:25:03 PM

Did you know that more than 15 million professionals are employed by U.S. staffing firms each year? That number is growing every day as more businesses are investing in their contingent workforce to execute both critical projects and essential day-to-day operations. Simultaneously, employees are discovering the benefits of career autonomy in the “gig economy,” as we’ve come to know it today.

With the population’s growing interest in the gig economy, old myths and new rumors get mixed in with real truths, often leaving important questions unanswered. In light of National Staffing Employee Weekwe’re setting the record straight about temporary employment and answering seven common questions about temporary and contract employment.

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Topics: Staffing & Recruiting, Career/Interview Tips

7 Tech and IT Interview Questions: Web Developer

Posted by Ryan on Jul 17, 2017 4:10:33 PM

Welcome to “7 Tech and IT Interview Questions.” If you work in information technology or are trying to find the right talent, you already know the tech landscape is vast and the skills needed by a Network Engineer are much different than those needed by a Help Desk Administrator. In this series we present seven interview questions specific to one position or functional area.  In this post: Web Developer.

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Topics: Staffing & Recruiting, Technology, Career/Interview Tips

How to Create a Successful Team: 3 Lessons from Remember the Titans

Posted by John LaLoggia on Jun 22, 2017 9:23:30 AM

What makes up a successful team in the workplace?

Most people will say “talent.” However, most effective teams don’t achieve success on talent alone.

Remember the Titans is based on the true story of the integrated T. C. Williams High School football team in Alexandria, Virginia, in 1971. The movie primarily focuses on two people, Herman Boone, an African American head coach played by Denzel Washington, and Bill Yoast, a Caucasian assistant coach played by Will Patton.

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Topics: Staffing & Recruiting, Career/Interview Tips, Inspiration

Harnessing the Power of LinkedIn [Infographic]

Posted by John LaLoggia on Jun 2, 2017 12:06:08 PM

LinkedIn is the #1 way professionals network online.

It's also one of the top ways companies hire talent and how job seekers connect with their future employers. In fact, 47% of U.S. companies use LinkedIn to recruit and 89% of all recruiters report they have hired someone through LinkedIn. 

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Topics: Staffing & Recruiting, Career/Interview Tips

7 Tech and IT Interview Questions: Network Engineer

Posted by Ryan on May 19, 2017 2:29:58 PM

Welcome to 7 Tech and IT Interview Questions. If you work in information technology or are trying to find the right talent, you already know the tech landscape is vast and the skills needed for Project Managers are very different from those needed by Systems Analysts. In this series we present seven interview questions specific to one position or functional area.  In this post: Network Engineer.

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Topics: Staffing & Recruiting, Technology, Career/Interview Tips

Six Seconds to Success: Resume Facts You Need to Know

Posted by Ryan on Jan 13, 2017 4:24:03 PM

Six seconds. That is the average amount of time you have to impress a hiring manager and land your dream job.  Those six seconds can either open the door to a new career path or slam the door shut on an opportunity.

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Topics: Career/Interview Tips