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Your social media presence could hurt or help your chances at getting hired

By: Jennifer Murray Social media is undoubtedly a powerful resource to stay connected with friends, family, and colleagues. Just about everyone you know is using it for communication, networking, news and transactions. In the past decade, social media has drastically changed the way we exchange information. Not only is social media an outlet to keep … Continue reading “Your social media presence could hurt or help your chances at getting hired”

Questpro’s Reaction to Hurricane Harvey and Irma

By: Julie Johnston As a more junior member of our temporary staffing recruiting team, I had only heard stories of past catastrophe situations and how “fast and furious” they could be. The week of August 21st was moving along normally until we started to catch wind that we had a potentially serious hurricane approaching the … Continue reading “Questpro’s Reaction to Hurricane Harvey and Irma”

My Experience: From the Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program to Questpro

By: Nadya Villegas It was an honor to be part of the Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program. I was one of nearly 300 students chosen to be an intern for a professional business that would show me the office environment and give me skills that will advance me in the future. Through being an intern, one … Continue reading “My Experience: From the Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program to Questpro”

Your millennial candidates are interviewing you too! Here’s how to pass their tests.

By: Caroline Miller One of my worst interview horror stories was in New York. While I was thirty minutes early and waiting in a cramped, dismantled lobby, the company was running thirty minutes late. Besides the untimely start, my interviewer and potential boss had a great attitude and got me excited about working for the … Continue reading “Your millennial candidates are interviewing you too! Here’s how to pass their tests.”

6 Steps to Become a LinkedIn Pro

By: Carisa Sandy LinkedIn is the gateway tool to all your networking, connecting, and job searching hopes and dreams. The goal for your LinkedIn profile is to be descriptive and effectively brand you and your skills! These 6 tips will help you become a LinkedIn pro in no time!   1 – Professional Photo Take … Continue reading “6 Steps to Become a LinkedIn Pro”

Career Fair Success: Attracting Your Next Best Hire

By: Charlene DeMers  Career fairs and expos can be very productive for recruiters and hiring managers. As a company looking to select your next best hire, what could be more efficient than conducting several face-to-face interviews with interested candidates in a short amount of time? As a company looking to attract your next best hire, … Continue reading “Career Fair Success: Attracting Your Next Best Hire”

5 Ways to Boost Productivity

By: Jade Roberts  Have a Good Routine: A good daily routine will help you eliminate the unnecessary noise around you. For example, starting each day with a vigorous workout increases endorphins which in turn increases productivity. When you look good, you feel good, and you think even better. Eat a nutritious breakfast each morning to … Continue reading “5 Ways to Boost Productivity”

You Landed a Skype Interview, Now What?

By: Jade Roberts  Technology: You know that brand new tablet you just got for your birthday? A Skype interview for your dream job is probably not the best time to test out its savvy new camera. A safer choice would be your beloved MacBook that got you through all of those group projects and late … Continue reading “You Landed a Skype Interview, Now What?”