Media Staffing Network Blog

News and opinion from the Media Staffing Network team.

Is Your Resume Helping or Hurting You?

We get it, sending out your resume to employers can be intimidating. You want to make the best first impression to land your dream job. But are you doing everything you can in your resume to ensure that happens?

Resumes go through many hands and applicant tracking systems. While most companies have gone to a … Read More ›

Tips for Starting A New Job

We recently addressed how the employer can help make a new hire feel more comfortable when starting a new job. Now we want to address how as a ‘new hire’ you can make the most out of your first days, weeks and months as a new employee.

We have walked in your shoes. Starting a new … Read More ›

How to Land Your Dream Job

As we get into the new year, we like to remind job seekers of some important tips to help land their dream job.

Tip #1-  Customize Your Resume

If your resume doesn’t get a response, maybe it is too general and not addressing the skills that the employer needs. Remember, resumes are not “One Size Fits All.” … Read More ›

What a too busy resume does to your chances of landing an interview – not much!

We see this happen all the time. A talented person has found themselves in the job market due to downsizing. They go to a resume writer or use a format they have found that allows them to get all of their information on one page. Sadly, though that information is put into little boxes spaced … Read More ›

Tips for Job Seekers, Employers, and Employees

 

As we do every year, here is some advice for all of our friends and associates. Tips for the job seeker, for the passive candidates and for those who are involved in the hiring process to help your career off to a good start for 2019.

Job Seekers –
Do your homework before you send a … Read More ›