Media Staffing Network Blog

News and opinion from the Media Staffing Network team.

Are you frustrated when looking for a job?

For those of you that are 50+, are you frustrated when looking for a job? Do hiring managers ignore you or stop returning your calls when they see your work history? Or are you a manager that feels anyone over 50 can’t sell or be on-air anymore?

In media, we have a huge number of … Read More ›

Benefits of Networking With Recruiters

February is upon us. Life has settled down after the start of the new year. Whether you are looking for a job or not, you may be identified by a recruiter as someone of interest. With unemployment remaining low, companies are changing how they recruit. Not only are they posting jobs on various job boards, … Read More ›

Considering Older Workers For Your Team

Are a high percentage of your sellers Boomers? If so, many may be looking to retire soon. Statistics show that 10,000 Boomers turn 65 every day until 2029. For many staffs this is going to mean that a complete turnover is necessary, which is extremely hard to do with the low unemployment that many industries … Read More ›

You’ve Been Let Go Unexpectedly. Now What?

It happens more than we like to hear but it is becoming more of a way of life for many. So, what can you do if you find yourself packing your things into a cardboard box?

It did happen to me, 27 years ago, so I’m speaking from experience. Sometimes a layoff can be a blessing, … Read More ›

You’ve Been Chosen! Now What!?!

Congratulations! You just landed the job you have been interviewing for over the past several weeks. Now, what!?! Some people take it easy until the start date, while others prepare for the next step in their career path. We recommend a little of both as it will set you up for success.

Here are a few … Read More ›