Job Seekers Q and A*

How do I get myself ready to land my dream job?

by Sara Bennett | March 18, 2024

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Not getting a call back? Feel like your resume looks unqualified? Not getting the opportunities you want? Does your job search feel like a dead end? Make sure your resume and cover letter are branding for the job you want, not just the ones you’ve previously had! … Read More »

I feel stuck. How do I put new life into my job search?

by Sara Bennett | March 16, 2024

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We all inevitably have been in a job search for much longer than planned and have been left to feel disappointed and lost of hope for job prospects, here are our best tips for getting yourself out of this cycle! … Read More »

How Can I Tell if a Job Is the Right Fit for Me?

by Sara Bennett | March 14, 2024

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If you’ve ever been in the right job... you know how it makes you feel: time flies at work, you enjoy the relationships you have with your co-workers, you are proud to talk about your work with friends or family, and you look forward to Monday’s! But most importantly, you know the right fitting job is more than just job responsibilities and a paycheck. … Read More »

What are some Do’s and Don’ts when meeting with my boss?

by Lauren Molitor | March 13, 2024

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Do you ever get called into your boss’s office and feel a flutter of anxiety? Are you worried about an upcoming performance review? Are one-on-one meetings with your manager your worst nightmare, or do you maybe just want them to be more productive? Whatever your reason, this article will help you improve your job performance, gain more from feedback, and get to know your manager better. … Read More »

How do I avoid job search BURNOUT?

by Sara Bennett | March 9, 2024

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Job search burnout - the demotivation and stress that come from longer job searches - is nothing new. We see countless job searchers overcome with the frustration of applying to hundreds of jobs online with no response back, failing to get job offers, and simply feeling lost as to what is going on in their local job market.  … Read More »

What questions are likely to come up in an interview?

by Sara Bennett | March 8, 2024

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Have an upcoming job interview? Here are the 3 most important interview questions that you are likely to be asked during a job interview! … Read More »

Should I Tell My Employer I’m Looking for a New Job?

by Sara Bennett | March 7, 2024

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How you start and leave a job is far greater to your professional reputation than anything in between. … Read More »

How do I prepare for a virtual interview?

by Sara Bennett | March 5, 2024

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Interviews are daunting under normal conditions, but virtual interviews bring a whole new set of challenges! Here's our 5-Step Pre-Virtual Interview Checklist … Read More »

What is the Likability Factor?

by Sara Bennett | March 1, 2021

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We often see our employer clients hire candidates they consider “likeable”, even if those candidates were not as skilled or experienced as their less “likeable” counterparts. IOW, when it comes to getting hired, candidates who have put effort into being more “likeable” in their job interviews are often the candidate’s who get the final nod. … Read More »

The “Perfect” Resume Will Get You the Job!

by Sara Bennett | February 17, 2020

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From my perch a resume is “perfect” only to the extent that it does its job – i.e. it gets its owner an interview. … Read More »

You’re Relocating. You Need a New Job. Some Important FIRST STEPS!

by Nicholas Black | July 18, 2018

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If you're about to relocate, I'd like to walk you through some suggestions I have when moving into the Greater Seattle job market. … Read More »

Simple Resume Mistakes that Can IMPACT Your Job Search !

by Nicholas Black | May 22, 2018

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We know that the job search can be a maddening process. What many job seekers don't know are the simple resume mistakes that might be impacting their job search. Check out 4 resume mistakes here! … Read More »

The RIGHT Staffing Agency Partner Makes a BIG Difference!

by Nicholas Black | April 25, 2018

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Searching for a job can be incredibly stressful. Here’s where a good temporary staffing agency like the PACE Staffing Network can help you have a better “job hunting” experience. … Read More »

Finding the “Fit”

by Jeanne Knutzen | November 16, 2017

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At PACE, finding a job that’s right for you isn’t just about matching your resume with the “job specs” … Read More »