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Blog Category: Job Seekers Advice

August 2019 Job Fairs

Job Fairs, Job Seekers Advice, News

Are you looking for a new job or your next career opportunity? Check out our list of upcoming job fairs! We have offices in Greenville, Columbia and Florence, South Carolina and are always hiring. If you see a job fair that you are not able to attend, simply apply with us online for one of…

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Post-Interview: Sending a Thank You Note

After you have completed an interview, we highly recommend that you send a thank you note to each individual that you interviewed with. This is one way to stand out amongst the competition and to help you close the deal on landing your next job opportunity. Whether you send a thank you note via email…

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Ask a Recruiter: Interview Advice

Ask a Recruiter: Interview Advice  When it comes to interviewing, recruiters have a lot of experience in conducting face-to-face interviews. Recruiters interview people all day, every day and see thousands of resumes! We asked one of our Staffing Coordinators, Mackenzie Dunham, what her advice would be for a candidate who is interviewing for a job…

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Upcoming Event: Careers Open House

Job Fairs, Job Seekers Advice, News

Recruiting Solutions will host an Open House Career Fair on Monday, April 15th at 3400 Forest Drive (Suite 2100), Columbia, SC 29204 and on Tuesday, April 16th from 4:30 – 6:30 pm at two convenient locations: 3400 Forest Drive (Suite 2100), Columbia, SC 29204 & 1441 Main St. (Suite 890), Columbia, SC 29201. Pick whichever…

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4 Ways to Stand Out Amongst the Competition When Trying to Get a Job

When you are applying for a job, here are four ways to stand out amongst the competition. Make your resume stand out.  Your resume is the first thing a company will look at before they decide to interview you. Aside from having a perfectly written resume, show how you added value to your previous employers….

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March 2019 Job Fairs

Job Fairs, Job Seekers Advice, News

Are you looking for a new job or your next career opportunity? Check out our list of upcoming job fairs! We have offices in Greenville, Columbia and Florence, South Carolina and are always hiring. If you see a job fair that you are not able to attend, simply apply with us on our jobs page!…

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5 Ways to Update Your LinkedIn to Help You Land Your Next Job

Job Seekers Advice

Looking for a new job? LinkedIn is a necessity when trying to get a new job. If you don’t have a LinkedIn account, sign up today! While social media can frequently get a bad reputation when it comes to advancing your career it can also help you when used effectively. Here are five easy steps…

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5 Common Mistakes Made in an Interview

Job Seekers Advice

While everyone knows the common things to do before an interview like showing up 15 minutes early and dressing professional, there are several common mistakes that people make in the interview process that can hurt you when trying to get the job. Not turning your cell phone off before you walk in the building. Remember,…

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6 Steps to Help You Land a Job Once You’ve Been Laid Off

So you’ve just been laid off, how do you find a new job? Here are six steps you to help you with your job search. 1)     Reflect.  Although you might be nervous and stressed about not having a job right now, it is important to first take some time to reflect and figure out what you…

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A Guide to Choosing Professional References

Job Seekers Advice

Many staffing agencies and employers ask candidates for a list of professional references as part of their hiring process. It’s a good idea to identify at least three people who can vouch for you to a potential employer. But who should you choose? We are here to help! Let’s get started!    Who should I…

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