Prospects for Temp Workers Look Good in 2012

As the U.S. economy begins picking up steam again, businesses are cautiously hiring more employees. That’s good news for anyone seeking work, but the best news may be the job outlook for temporary workers in 2012. Consider some uplifting statistics:, According to the research firm Staffing Industry Analytics, businesses plan to expand the volume of… Read More »

Is Your Website Doing All It Can to Attract Job Seekers?

Are you getting the desired response from job candidates who visit your company website? If not, a few design and content tips should increase traffic and draw more qualified applicants to your business. First off, here’s what not to do: A website that proclaims “We’re hiring! Contact us” is unlikely to generate much of an… Read More »

11 Free Mobile Apps to Help Your Job Search

In a world of millions of mobile and tablet apps, it’s good to know there are options for iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and other devices to make your job search easier. Here’s a listing of several mobile apps that you can download for free. Mobile Monster. Created by Monster.com, this app lets you search jobs, manage… Read More »

What to Do If They Say, “You Don’t Have Enough Experience”

It’s an age-old dilemma. You apply for the position you want, but you’re told, “We’re sorry, but you lack experience.” Your first thought is, Well, how can I get experience if you won’t hire me? Fortunately, there are options for coping with this issue and for building up your resume for future job-seeking endeavors. Start… Read More »