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Using Technology to Strengthen the Human Connection

Remember when the economy was booming in the mid to late 1980s (or at least that’s how it seems in retrospect)? The current political climate aside, it’s enough to make a business owner want to turn back time. But the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Things Every Job Description Needs to Contain

Heading information. Includes the job title, pay range, and hours. Job objective. Lists the responsibilities of key tasks as well as relationship criteria with customers and coworkers. States the necessary education, experience, training, and skills. Special demands. Include any special … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Things to Look for on a Company’s Website

Company overview. Learn and research the services, customers, and products offered through the organization. Employer brand. Companies will showcase employee testimonials, benefits, and other highlights to show why they’re great places to work. Events calendar. Networking is still the best … Continue reading

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Why you Should Attend a Job Fair

With the amount of online resources for job seekers, it can seem a little old-fashioned to show up at a job fair with a stack of resumes. But not only are job fairs a chance to meet directly with recruiters … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: 5 Tips on How to Respond to a Job Rejection

Don’t get angry. There is no reason to take this personally and showing bitterness will scare off future employers. Show gratitude. Thank them for their time and remaining polite will keep you in a good light in case their first-choice … Continue reading

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After the Interview: How Much Should I Bug You?

One of the issues that job seekers frequently struggle with is how best to follow up after an interview. It’s difficult to walk that fine line between showing interest and being a pest, and in your effort to be persistent, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tips: How to Use the St. Louis Staffing Availability Call Line

Call in after 5pm to 636-240-7823 ext. 5 Monday through Friday. Leave a voicemail with your name, last 4-digits of your social security number, phone number, shift availability, and method of transportation. Speak slowly and clearly. Leave in your voicemail … Continue reading

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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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Sidelined—When you Need to Focus on Weaknesses

Working on your strengths is important, and in a previous post I talked about the need to spotlight strengths rather than weaknesses and how giving employees the opportunity to do what they are good at can keep them motivated. But there … Continue reading

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Networking in Person and Online

Now that there are so many online networking opportunities available in addition to traditional, in-person, networking, it can be challenging to choose the ones that make the most sense. Remember that it’s a process and requires trial and error. Like … Continue reading

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