Media Staffing Network Blog

News and opinion from the Media Staffing Network team.

Lose The Funky Resumes!

With automation tools trying to help the job seeker, they often don’t help as much as they hinder.

As a recruiter who captures resumes for current and future opportunities, we invest in applicant tracking systems. If a job seeker wants to be considered for jobs, it is imperative to be accepted into a recruiters system. However, … Read More ›

Cover Letter Tips and Tricks

Written by:  Jennifer Lane

When applying to most jobs, it is essential to have a well-written cover letter to present along with your resume. Cover letters allow the applicant the opportunity to showcase their personality and skills that connect directly to the position they are applying.  To make the most out of this page, we have … Read More ›

Tips to Help You Build an Effective Recruitment Plan

A famous person once said, “Good things come to those who wait.” Well, not when it comes to recruitment! Those who don’t have a recruitment strategy in place will end up hurting their companies in the long run.  A recent study conducted by Bountyjobs.com shows that over 10,000 Boomers (those born between 1946 and 1964) will hit … Read More ›

Top Interview Questions of 2019

Let’s face it, going on an interview can feel overwhelming.  The process of finding the career of your dreams is scary and exciting at the same time.  Remember each company may have different standards when it comes to this process, but some questions stay the same. Here are the top interview questions asked and how … Read More ›

Have You Reviewed Your Job Requirements?

With a healthy economy and competition to hire remaining fierce, it may be time to review your job requirements. While it is important to be very detailed on what you want, which worked well when you had a high number of employees to choose from, today is a different game. With too many tight requirements, … Read More ›