Category Archives: Interviewing

How to Land a Temporary Job During the Holidays

‘Tis the season for Christmas carols, colored lights, holiday shopping AND seasonal hiring. During the holiday hustle and bustle, retailers and other businesses often depend on temporary employees to help manage the heightened workload and cover for employees’ vacation time. … Continue reading

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How to Explain Employment Gaps

Many of us take time off from working for one reason or another. Whether it’s to raise a family, travel the world, seek a new opportunity or something else, there comes a time when we need to explain that “employment … Continue reading

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What NOT to Do When Interviewing New Grads

New grads can be great resources for companies of any size—they’re full of energy and new ideas and ready to learn in their first real-world jobs. But, because they lack professional experience, interviewing these youngsters can be a challenge. Here … Continue reading

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6 Job Search Tips for New Graduates

Calling all 2017 college grads! It’s time to toss those caps in the air and celebrate! Not only did you finally receive that esteemed degree, but the odds of finding a job are actually in your favor. According to a … Continue reading

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What Employers Really Want

By: Ashley Rickels, IT Recruiter In a lot of ways, a job search is like match-making…finding a position and employer who match what you have to offer and what you are looking for.  While an interview is a chance for … Continue reading

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4 Lessons Valentine’s Day Can Teach You About Interviewing

Roses are red, violets are blue, and here are a few interview lessons Valentine’s Day can teach you! Though you may not associate Valentine’s Day with job searching, there are many principles that the two share. Overall, just as Valentine’s … Continue reading

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4 Pieces of Interview Advice from an ITAC Recruiter

It’s not uncommon to be nervous about job interviews. You never know what to expect and landing the job depends solely on the impression you make. To calm some of those nerves, review this advice from Senior ITAC Recruiter Megan … Continue reading

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Interview Prep: What to Know Before You Go

If you have an interview coming up, it’s fair to assume you’ll be asked what you know about the company and why you want to work there. To prepare for these questions, it’s important to do a little digging. After … Continue reading

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The Benefits of a Speedy Hiring Process

Because the best candidates are typically in high-demand, it is essential to streamline your company’s hiring process to avoid losing candidates to competitors. However, shortening your hiring process does not mean abandoning your hiring standards. When you have a position … Continue reading

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8 Tips for Keeping Your Job Search Discreet

Searching for a new job while being employed is tricky business, but it’s sometimes a necessary evil. Generally, it’s smarter to keep your job search under wraps until you’ve received an official offer. If your employer discovers that you’re actively … Continue reading

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