Keeping It Professional When On the Job Market

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When searching for a job, it is easy to feel frustrated with the process. You find yourself falling in love with the ideal position to which you submit a perfectly tailored application, only to find out the company selects another candidate. Dealing with this cycle of setbacks is one of the many challenges of job… Read more »

What Happens When My Recruiter Hasn’t Called?

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“I’ve submitted my application. I’m open to temp work, and I believe the interview went very well! So, why hasn’t my recruiter called me with a job placement?” This can be a frustrating situation, and we understand what you’re feeling. Searching for a job, whether temporary or direct hire, can be a lot of work… Read more »

How Does the Process Work?: Compensation with ExecuTeam

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A few blogs ago, we addressed the different types of assignments we offer employees. These different types of assignments factor into your compensation. For example, a Direct Hire would result in the employee being paid directly by the company at which they will be working while a temporary position would result in the employee being… Read more »

When Do I Get a Job?: From Initial Interview to an Assignment

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In September, we visited the process from application to interview in our blog here. After you have completed your interview with one of our recruiters, the time period until you start an assignment can vary. It all depends on our clients and their needs. Below are the basic steps that have to happen between your… Read more »

How Does The Process Work? From Application to Interview with your Recruiter

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So you have found our website and you are ready to get work! Below are the steps that will need to happen prior to you getting that first paycheck. Put in an application with us! While we have a number of ways we can find you if you put your resume out there, the quickest… Read more »

“Thanks, But No Thanks.” 7 Pieces of Job Search Advice You Should Ignore

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When you’re looking for a job, it’s tempting to ask for help and advice everywhere you can – and even more tempting to take that advice once it’s offered.  When the advice is outdated or not well considered, however, it can end up hurting your job search. Here are seven common pieces of job search… Read more »

8 Resume Details That Are Crucial to Landing a Professional Job

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When you submit a resume to a professional job, you summarize your skills, accomplishments, education, and goals on a single sheet of paper.  It’s a challenge.  But it’s crucial to get right – and to ensure that the details express your ability to work in a professional setting. Here are eight details to triple-check before… Read more »

5 Secrets to an Organized Job Search

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Your job search deserves your utmost attention. After all, you are not just looking for a job – you are looking for a place you will enjoy spending eight hours a day tackling projects that inspire and challenge you. To find that dream job, start by getting organized. Here is how: Set up “job search… Read more »

How Much Detail Should You Go Into on a Resume?

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As we proceed in our careers, we frequently update our resumes without thinking too much about the older content we’re pushing out of the way to make room for the new. However, just as with any first impression, too much detail on a resume can be overwhelming to a hiring manager who is trying to… Read more »

6 Ways to Get More Out of Your Recruiter’s Partnership

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Your recruiter can help you connect with Houston-area businesses and find the job you’re seeking. But if your only connection with your recruiter is about finding the job, you’re missing out. Staffing firms entrench themselves in the markets they serve in order to build powerful professional networks and deep knowledge of their industries and locales…. Read more »