How To Answer: “Tell me about yourself?”

Imagine you walk into an interview for the job you’ve always wanted, shake the hiring managers hand, sit down and the first question they ask you is “so tell me a little about yourself?”- How do you answer a silly question like that? Well first, this question is used in almost every interview process and… Read More »

Infographic- What Is Your Greatest Weakness? How To Approach The Dreaded Interview Question

Almost all of us have experienced the “What’s your greatest weakness?” question in an interview. Some people smoothly transition into a great answer, others freeze, choke up and stumble over their words. This single question has power to a hiring manager, so much so that it can be the turning point in an interview. Well,… Read More »

Infographic- Top 5 Soft Skills That Will Improve Your Resume

Employers often look to the skill section of your resume to determine whether you should move forward in the hiring process. “Soft Skills” or sometimes known as “people skills” or “social skills” play a huge roll in determining whether you’re a good fit for the job you are applying for. These 5 soft skills can… Read More »

Infographic- Social Media For Job Seekers

Social Media and Networking go hand in hand and both provide a great opportunity for job seekers and employers. Job seekers can connect with employers to get updates on new jobs, and employers can use social media to connect with top quality candidates. Social media is now essential to every job seeker, and recruiters are… Read More »

Why Updating Temp Work On Your Resume Is Important

As a job seeker, it’s important to know how to showcase your work on your resume. However, showcasing temporary jobs on your resume may seem daunting, it could be the deal breaker when seeking a new position. The staffing industry provides outstanding jobs and career opportunities for nearly 17 million employees per year, according to… Read More »

The Top 3 “Don’t Do’s” During An Interview

When it comes to a job interview, being prepared, confident and ready for any question the hiring manager asks you is ideal. Keep in mind, an interview is a presentation about yourself. These practices can get you through any interview smoothly if executed properly. However, knowing what NOT to do in an interview can save… Read More »

5 Soft Skills You Must Have on the Job

When it comes to skills, your success in a job is based on two types. Technical skills and soft skills. One can become a master of technical skills like Excel, Word, Adobe etc… but in order to be successful in the workplace, you need to have a solid foundation of soft skills. Both sets of… Read More »

4 Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out

An attractive resume is a key to grabbing the attention of a hiring manager, recruiter or human resources manager. Based on internal reports it is estimated that they receive over 100 resumes each day. Electronic resumes, stacks of paper resumes, how do you get one resume to stand out in a pile of 100? It… Read More »

Key Points – Crafting A Thank-You Email Or Letter

A thank-you email or letter is a very important step in the job search process. Most job seekers don’t put forth enough effort into crafting a thank-you email after a job interview. What they don’t know is that most hiring managers are expecting a thank-you email or letter. At HB Staffing, a professional staffing agency… Read More »

2019 Job Search Tips

Finding a job is not always easy, it’s often a stressful process. Most people don’t know where to begin, as there are many directions one can take in finding the perfect job.  In 2019 you need to know how to stay on top of the rapidly changing techniques of the job search. That’s why we… Read More »