Red Flags to Look for in a Job Description

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Oh, the complications of searching for a new job in 2021. The current job market is a challenge for employers but especially for job seekers. Standards are changing from week to week, and with some aspects of work still being conducted remotely, it can really be hard to get a “feel” for what you’re walking […]

7 In-Demand Light Industrial Jobs within Reach

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Looking for a new role? Seeking a transition into a different industry? Check out Davis Staffing’s top seven light industrial jobs that may be just right for you. 1. Machine Operator One of the biggest demands in the light industrial arena is the machine operator – this role is essential to a successful operation. Take […]

Are You Sabotaging Your Own Job Search? Avoid These 3 Things

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  Most job seekers can identify with the feeling of filling out dozens of applications and trying to connect with employers with no luck. Shipping your resume off, again and again, can make you less likely to be intentional with your job search. If you’re still looking for the right position and can’t get a […]

How to Move Up the Ladder in the Manufacturing Industry This Year

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Your career journey in the manufacturing industry isn’t always a straight line – don’t be afraid to make different moves, especially if you aren’t currently employed. Here are the top steps for finding growth in your manufacturing career this year.   Education Higher education is a great way to guarantee career elevation in the manufacturing […]

2020 Lessons To Learn From to Make 2021 Successful

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2020: A year unlike any other. Managing a sudden transition to remote work, or trying to keep your essential employees’ safe while on the job, has been a critical shift for even the most successful leaders across the country. If you’ve been able to retain your staff and stay productive, you’re incredibly lucky. If you […]

This is What Employers Are Looking for in Their Employees in 2021

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You deserve a great job. You’ve worked hard to find a new position. But you want your skills to be valued. You may be feeling like you are missing desirable skills or being passed over by employers. So flip your perspective: managers are looking for workers. But what traits should those workers have? In the […]

8 Questions You Should be Asking Employers Post-COVID

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Searching for a job in this market presents new challenges. If you’re looking for ways to navigate this new terrain, our tips will help. These are the questions that candidates should be asking every employer they are interviewing with during the pandemic. 1. Interview Sequencing Is this the first of a few interviews? Knowing their […]

Brush Up on These Soft Skills Before the End of the Year

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Before the year is out, you’ll want to reflect on how you can be an ideal candidate. Job seekers often feel stuck in a busy job market when they cannot stand out. You may have the right education and work experience, but a convincing interview is integral to making a positive impression on a potential […]

Inside the Hiring Process with Davis Staffing

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Are you looking for the right Chicago job? The challenge will be determining which industry suits you best and how to get hired in a hurry. If you’ve got some experience, but you’re looking to diversify your resume, teaming up with a top Chicago staffing agency is the perfect move. Davis Staffing’s successful candidates hit […]

The Pros and Cons of Telephone vs. In-Person Interviews

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Employers are looking for someone that can think on their feet and adapt to different situations. To get the job, you’ll need to be prepared for your interview. There are different advantages and disadvantages for a telephone and in-person interview. Whether you’re getting ready for an in-person interview or a phone screen, here’s what you […]