4 Common Mistakes That Can Disrupt the Candidate Experience


The interview process is a long one for both the interviewer and the interviewee alike. So much time and coordination goes into it, and on the interviewer’s side, there can be multiple candidates to consider and multiple rounds to complete.  But keep in mind that mistakes can be made along the way that will discourage […]

Tips on Body Language for Your Next Job Interview


The big day is here: You have a big interview lined up with a job that sounds perfect for you! You’re nervous, of course, but also really excited. The outfit is picked out and prepared, you’ve practiced your answers and are as prepared as possible.  But have you considered your body language? So much of […]

Are You Making This Interview Mistake? 3 Strategies to Avoid It


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The big day is here: It’s time for you to interview with a job you’re excited about. Everything about the job sounds like a perfect fit for you, which makes the pre-interview butterflies extra fluttery in the pit of your stomach.  The time comes and you walk in. You’re nervous about making a mistake. It’s […]

What to Wear to a Light Industrial Interview


  You submit an updated resume, you passed the phone screen, and it’s time to make your in-person first impression. Professionalism depends on presenting your best self, and half of that comes from your appearance. Not only do you want to show you know what to wear, but you’ll also feel confident dressing the part. […]

Prepare for Your Phone Interview with These Tips


Job seekers that are new to a phone interview may have many misconceptions. There’s a lot of confusing information about interviews, and phone screens can mean even more mixed messages. We’re here to clear things up. Davis Staffing is here to provide the facts and dispel the rumors about phone interviews. Myth: Phone Interviews Aren’t […]

Finding the Needle in the Haystack of Candidates


Right now, there are more candidates than ever in recent years. Layoffs, furloughs, and firings have left many unemployed or underemployed. It seems like a huge asset, but top hiring managers will tell you it’s also a massive challenge. How can you find a great fit when you’re buried in resumes? Find top talent with […]

Virtual Hiring is Here to Stay: Get It Right With These Tips


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Due to the pandemic, the employers were forced to shift to virtual hiring. Virtual hiring typically entails all communication via email and phone communication, as well as video-conference interviews. This sometimes even extends to remote onboarding. It appears that the virtual hiring tactic is here to stay. Here’s how you can get it right. Consult […]

Ditching the ‘Fake It Till You Make It’ Mentality


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You want to make sure that you are confident in what you do or which position you are applying for. Sometimes this requires ‘faking it’ until you are comfortable, but why not skip that faking it part? It could cause more trouble than it is worth. There are more ways to feel self-assured during the […]

How to Display Your Skills in An Interview


How to display your skills in an interview

You may have all the skills needed for the position you’re interviewing for, but how can you back that up? The way you present yourself in an interview has to make a big impression. It’s your only opportunity to back up your resume and show that you can be an excellent addition to the team. But how […]

What Are Power Words and How Can You Utilize Them on Your Resume?


Power Words

Grabbing attention during the job hunt can be so challenging. A stale, dull resume will bore any hiring manager, so if you’re not getting the call for an interview, your resume may be missing the punch it needs to command a second look. Today, our professionals are going over what power words are and how they […]