Researching Your Targets

AccuStaff

Remember as a child asking your parents about the necessity of doing homework?  I think the answer I received was, ‘do it or else…’   I’m sure others received answers like the one I give to my kids, “It will help you learn to do more challenging and fun things as you get older.”  The thing they fail to realize is that the act of doing it is more important than what they’re doing.

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Give Me A Chance?

Opportunity Knocks

Recruiters often ask job seekers, “What kind of work are you looking for?” The most popular (by far) answer is “Anything.”  The job seeker thinks this is a great answer because they think it’s showing their willingness to do whatever a company needs.  

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Why Temp?

One of the most often received questions I hear is, "Why should I take a temp job?"

It's a great question - one that there's no right or wrong answer.  I can tell you that when I finished college, it provided with a great opportunity to try some roles on for size, learn a little bit about the business market and get accustomed to earning a 40 hour a week paycheck.  It certainly doesn't work for everyone, but it can work out well for many.

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First Impressions

First Impressions

Life teaches us lessons every day. You just have to look for them some days more than others. If you’re not looking, you’re not learning.  If you’re not learning…. Well, you’re getting left behind.

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Employment Statistics

Temporary Staffing has long been a trend that employment experts watch to see where the market is headed.  The market indicators are certainly present to show that companies are hiring.  Ask individuals if they have seen a difference, and you’ll often hear a no. We’ve run our own polls to ask how encouraged people feel, and a lot of people are still feeling discouraged (granted we haven’t validated these findings in an official manner).

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