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Tuesday Tips: How to Apply On-Line with St. Louis Staffing

1.  Click on the Online Application tab. 2. Select the branch office nearest to you. 3. Complete the rest of the information including your contact information, job skills and work experiences. 4.  A staffing coordinator will review your information and call … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 New Job Search Trends You Need to Know

Social Media Job Searching. Companies are using social media more and more to share their job openings. Informal Networking. Send out invitations for coffee with former coworkers, stay connected with emails, or offer support through social media. Reverse Reference Checks. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Phone Etiquette Tips for Job Seekers

Prepare your paperwork. Review your resume, list of questions, job description and other information before you place the call and have them within reach. Plan ahead. Set aside enough time to complete a conversation and have a comfortable chair, something to … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Email Etiquette Tips For Job Seekers

Do not use inappropriate email addresses. Along with looking professional, an email address with your name in it immediately shows the recruiter who you are. Even though autocorrect is a common tool to fix grammar issues, it is not always … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Don’ts for the Modern Resume

  Do not exceed 3-5 bullet points per section. Do not include high school information if you have any college experience. Do not use controversial or unprofessional sounding email addresses. Do not use acronyms or technical jargon. Do not provide … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 6 Things to Immediately Do for Your Job Search After Taking a Break

Make a list of employers, contacts, and recruiting agencies. Network with employers, recruiters, and professionals on social media. Update resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn profile. Obtain references on social media sites and letters of recommendation. Draft an email and send … Continue reading

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Meet Our New Team Member: Melissa Shelton Joins as Staffing Consultant

St. Louis Staffing is excited to announce Melissa Shelton has joined as a Staffing Consultant. Melissa brings over 4 years recruiting experience and 15 years of customer service experience. Her dedication to helping candidates find meaningful work is a great … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Tips for Finding Summer Jobs

Capitalize on seasonal staffing trends. This is a good time to get your foot in the door on a part-time basis, which could lead to more permanent employment. Keep the pace. Competition will be high with a new batch of … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Resources for Veterans Seeking Employment

St. Louis Regional Alliance for the Troops A partnership of organizations that support veterans and their families and host several Hiring Our Heroes job fairs throughout the area. Feds Hire Vets A government website which allows veterans to customize their profiles … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 40 Action Verbs You Should Use on a Manufacturing Resume

Resume action verbs help to clearly communicate your accomplishments. Here is a sampling of verbs that will be useful on a manufacturing resume: adapted analyzed assembled built calculated compiled completed constructed coordinated defined designed detected determined developed devised documented drafted … Continue reading

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