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Would You Marry Someone After A 15-Minute Phone Conversation?
Often, our candidates compliment our team for our thoroughness in interviewing, assessment & skills testing process. We know ...
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CareerCompass LLC July Newsletter
You must... Declare Your Independence   As we celebrate the 243rd anniversary of the official birth of the ...
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How to Get Rejected & Walk Away Motivated
  So, you got that impersonal “thanks, but no thanks” rejection letter after multiple interviews and high hopes. ...
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Here’s What The Interviewer Is Thinking About You
  You're in an interview--What are THEY thinking? Knowing will make a difference…   At Staffing Solutions, Inc. ...
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How to Ruin Your Reputation 101
  Have you ever accepted a job offer, and then backed out of the offer?   Surveys indicate ...
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List of June Job Fairs
If you're looking for new employment, don't forget to check out these job fairs happening this month all ...
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This Is The Worst Part of My Job
  What’s the worst part of my job? Calling the candidates who were not selected.   It’s difficult ...
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CAREERCompass, LLC. Career Strategy Newsletter – May 2019
All about the job search!   That's right, according to reports from ERE.net to Forbes to Inc., on average, approximately 50% of ...
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Receiving Radio Silence on Your Resume? Here’s Why.
  At Staffing Solutions, as your career “agents,” we invest a considerable amount of time coaching our candidates ...
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Here’s Your Best Boss Ever
  In my blog last week I wrote about an inspiring leader that I met with. I was ...
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Potential:
What It Is, And Why It Will Land You A Job!
  Okay. So you have interviewed for a few jobs, and haven’t been selected for any. One of ...
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Want A Bigger Bonus? Read This.
  Well, we’re coming to the end of 2018 performance review and bonus “season.”   Did you get ...
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Downsizing? Restructuring? Time to Panic?!
  Yes, it's still an "employee's job market." It's also the PEAK of the merger & acquisition cycle ...
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Are you unfairly labeled as a job hopper?
  Is the bias about job hoppers finally going away?   I have been in staffing for 43 ...
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Forget Getting into Shape, Let’s Get Your Career into Shape
  There isn’t a day at Staffing Solutions when I come across a candidate whose resume doesn’t need ...
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“Even If You’re an Adult, You STILL Have to Follow the Rules!”
  What happens when we don’t follow the rules? When we don’t follow the rules, there are always ...
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Who Does This?
In my 40+ years in the staffing industry, I have scheduled numerous conference calls with our clients and ...
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All I Want for Christmas Is My Dream Job
As we approach the holidays, we all tend to be more hopeful, including those who are hopeful that ...
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Thank Goodness Our Job Is Not Thankless!
Unfortunately, most of us have had to work at a thankless job at some point in our lives. ...
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Working for a Staffing Agency… You Have an Agent!
  Professional athletes, celebrities and movie stars all have “agents”. What does an agent do for them? Manage ...
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What’s It Gonna Take to Keep You Happy at Work?!
As a company leader with experience in the staffing industry for over 40 years, part of my responsibility ...
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Before You Move On… Read This.
You like your job; you have mastered the role. You’re not unhappy, but you aren’t learning or growing. ...
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Are You Guilty Of Self-Sabotage Due To Your Speech Habits?
“I’m like, almost finished with that report for you.” “I want to start today’s meeting by, um, introducing ...
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When You Should Quit Your Job
You are angry and your work product shows it. You are so frustrated you negatively impact your team. ...
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Quitting Your Job Before You Ruin Your Professional Reputation
Last time, I offered you several reasons and outcomes when you stay in a job that is making ...
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So, You Gave Notice Without Another Job
So, you were courageous and gave notice without having another job. Plus, by doing what was right for ...
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So You’re Miserable in Your Job – and You Think Finding a New Job is the Answer. What if it’s About You?
We talked about quitting your job before you harm your reputation by no longer being “engaged.” But what ...
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Job Search Anxiety Made You Do What? Say It Ain’t So…
We know that conducting a job search is an anxiety-producing situation and please understand when you visit our ...
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Consider the Benefits of Contract / Temporary Employment
In this day and age, temping is an option for almost every type of professional. Even though these ...
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Whining Online Can Affect Your Hireability
Yes, I know it feels good venting about your boss, your customers, or your co-workers on Facebook or ...
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About Those References: What You May Not Know
Years back an applicant came to us after a failed job search. She had fantastic clerical skills, and ...
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Job & Career Fair Tips
Spring is quickly approaching, which means it's time for job fairs! For those of you who have never ...
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“Red Flags at work: What they are, what they mean, and what they’re telling you to do”
You’ve been feeling a sense of dread on your way to work every morning. You aren’t sleeping, your ...
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Why The Temporary Work Is Worth It
  If you are a temporary/contract employee, how can you get the most out of your contracting experience? ...
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“De-bunking the one-page-resume Rule”
How many of you have received advice like this? “You need to cut your resume down” “The recruiter ...
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“How the Salary Question is Hurting You”
Have you heard about the law that just changed in several states outlawing companies from asking job applicants ...
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What would motivate you to leave your job?
What do employees value the most from their employer? Is it Money? Or maybe it’s the culture that ...
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“How to Nail Your Next Interview”
So you recently began your job search, which means interviews are sure to come! But it’s been quite ...
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