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 […]

Job Fair – Tuesday, Dec. 11

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Davis Staffing will be participating in a job fair to be held at Sugar Steel, 2521 State Street, Chicago Heights, IL 60411 on Tuesday, December 11.  Hours are 7:30am-4:30pm. Applicants should bring copies of their resume and the phone numbers for their last 3 jobs. Applicants must take and pass a drug screen. Davis Staffing, […]

Let’s Talk About the Two-Page Resume

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A debate for the ages: what does the ideal resume look like? Traditional or modern, varying fonts, graphics or just written content: it’s hard to tell what the right choice is when it comes to your resume. But today we’re here to talk about one of these classic concerns, the debate over whether or not […]

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 […]

Bouncing Back from Losing a Job – Tough Tasks but Necessary Things to Do

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A job loss can hit hard, whether you saw it coming or not. Leaving an organization is uncomfortable and challenging in any circumstance, but you control your career destiny. Turn your negative reaction around and embrace what job opportunities now await you by taking care of these tough tasks as soon as you find out […]

Google for Jobs – How to Find Your Next Job Here

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Finding the right position is easier than ever when it comes to searching online. Instead of working to navigate various job websites, you can find it all in one location. Google for Jobs simplifies your search by providing targeted results that are easy to read. If you’re looking for a new position, here’s how Google […]

The Top Skills for a Collections Agent

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A collection agent has a tricky job: asking people for money can be challenging. There are many misconceptions about the job. Collections isn’t about being pushy and ruthless, it’s about coming from a place of understanding and persuading people to meet you in the middle. The best way to stand out when applying for a […]

What Is the Hiring Process to Work for a Staffing Agency?

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Job seekers are well aware of the challenges that come with the hiring process. It can be exhausting – submitting applications, reviewing your resume, identifying the right references. And most of the time, the employer never even gives you a call. Tired of radio silence after submitting your credentials? It’s time for a more proactive […]

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 […]