Our Top Career Tips for Job Candidates from 2018

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2018 has been a great year to find your dream job! In any industry, Davis Staffing has helped qualified candidates find a great temporary or temp-to-permanent gig. As a massive metropolitan area, Chicago applicants can face an uphill climb attempting to find the right job in a sea of not-quite-right opportunities. This year we’ve assigned […]

The Straight-Line Career Path: It Doesn’t Exist and Why You Must Accept It

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Your career path is based on your short-term and long-term goals, and you can frame your priorities accordingly. But one thing to keep in mind is the trajectory of your career path. Some still assume the straight-line career path is the norm. This isn’t true – your path is going to be dynamic if you […]

Have Qualifications But Lack Experience? Here’s How You Can Get Hired

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The most frustrating part of the job search is the ever-present contradiction in hiring: you need the experience to get the job, but you can’t get a job without experience. It may seem like every entry-level position requires five years of paid work in the industry even if you’ve got the right credentials. So how […]

Here’s Why You Need a Professional Headshot

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Picture this — your dream employer stumbles across your LinkedIn page. You’ve got all the qualifications and your profile looks good, but the hiring manager is immediately troubled by your blurry selfie photo from 2009. Whether you’re new to the workforce or you’ve got a career of three decades under your belt, it’s essential to […]

Social Media – Your Guide to Your Next Job

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When you’re hunting for the right position, it can be tough to find the right fit through traditional avenues. Between newspaper classifieds and traditional listings, there aren’t always options that fit a modern lifestyle. Whether you’re unemployed or looking to shift your career, taking advantage of all of your options will guarantee a successful outcome. […]

Here’s the Plan to Become a Successful Chemist

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If you’re looking for a career as a chemist, you’ll need to prepare your skills and know the requirements to enter this dynamic field. Developing products, researching chemicals, testing good, and conducting studies are all be included in the job description of a chemist. There are many industries that can use the special skill set […]

Do You Hate Your Job or Hate Working? {INFOGRAPHIC}

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What Do the Best Admin Assistants Do?

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Workers in many industries may have their sights set on an administrative assistant role. This can be a terrific position that provides stability, experience, and allows you to show some versatility as a professional. At the helm of every successful company is a seasoned administrative assistant that keeps the wheels turning and helps the entire […]

The Best Way to Outline Temporary Work on Your Resume

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Temporary work can provide great industry experience, hands-on skills, and networking connections that can boost your career prospects. But sometimes it can be difficult to sell yourself in an interview if you’ve got a list of temporary gigs. As a professional, you want to prove you have what it takes to handle a full-time career […]

What Is the Difference Between a Phone Interview and an In-Person Interview {INFOGRAPHIC}

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