Want to Build Your Job Skills – and Your Resume? Do This ONE Thing

Work as a temporary employee! For uninformed job seekers, words like “temp” and “temping” may have negative connotations. But when you consider all of benefits temp work offers, one thing becomes clear: Assignments are a smart, career-building alternative to a traditional job. Here are just a few of the ways temporary assignments through a reputable… Read more »

Get Off to a Great Start with a Staffing Agency

You might choose to work with a staffing firm for a wide variety of reasons: maintaining schedule flexibility; earning extra cash; gaining work experience; preventing employment gaps while searching for a direct job; trying out various job duties and work environments; establishing new business connections and broadening your professional network; getting a foot in the… Read more »

Flying Solo on Your Job Search? Get a Career Co-Pilot

Unemployment may be low, but that doesn’t mean your job search will be quick or easy. In fact, successful professionals like you might have a tougher time finding the ideal opportunity than ever. While job boards like JobFuel are a great tool to identify potential positions, an experienced staffing recruiter can keep your search on… Read more »

Launch Your Online Job Search: Use a Job Board the RIGHT Way

Wasting hours scrolling through seemingly endless lists of job postings – just to find a single opportunity? Not you! You’re smart. Instead of plunging blindly into a massive job board, you’re doing your homework – because you know that a little bit of knowledge goes a long way when you’re looking for work. Your first… Read more »

Want the Best Gigs, Contracts and Assignments? Ask the Right Questions.

Why are you choosing to work as a temporary? What’s the best way to manage you? When was the last time you faced a personality conflict at work – and how did you handle it? When you interview with a staffing service, you expect to be asked some challenging questions. Your recruiter needs to find… Read more »

Hey, New Guy: Avoid These Rookie Mistakes

Can I really do this job? Will my co-workers respect me? Will my boss be patient and welcoming – or a taskmaster? How well will I fit in? When you’re the new guy, it’s natural to wonder about how successful you’ll be. You obviously want to do a great job, but performing your responsibilities well… Read more »

Jump-Start Your Career Change with Temporary Assignments

Bored at work? Stuck in a dead-end field? Ready for a different job? Temporary assignments can be a great way to kick-start your career change. With a broad range of assignments and projects available, working through an employment agency allows you to: try out new job responsibilities and work environments evaluate potential employers gain transferable… Read more »