Is It Bad if I Apply to Multiple Jobs at the Same Company?

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It’s a scenario that many job candidates have come across at some point or another: they find an open position with a company that they’d like to apply for. Soon enough, they realize that multiple positions fit the bill. And applying to multiple positions at the same company only increases the chances of securing a… Read more »

5 Things Employers Should Anticipate Following Coronavirus

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It’s safe to say that the coronavirus pandemic has changed the way things operate, both in the workforce and in life in general. For employers, the pandemic has definitely presented plenty of challenges. As we continue to navigate the crisis, employers must look to the future — what happens after COVID-19 is finally over, whenever… Read more »

How to Turn Your Temp Job Into a Permanent Placement

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Temp-to-hire jobs are more popular than ever. In this structure, an employee is hired for a temporary period (perhaps a few months at a time, or a half-year), and at the end of that period, the employer can choose to offer the individual a full-time position. Or, they can choose not to move forward with… Read more »

What to Do If You Hired the Wrong Candidate

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Sometimes hiring mistakes happen, but it’s important to know how to handle it the right way. Here are some suggestions for making an internal transition work. Be Upfront About the Situation Simply hoping things will improve on their own isn’t a good approach to take because it will likely only get worse. This is the… Read more »

Are You the New Kid on the Block? Get to Know Your New Co-Workers With These Tips!

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We’ve all been there. You’re starting a new job and trying to settle in and get to know other staff members. It can feel a little overwhelming and anxiety inducing. Follow these tips to break the ice with your new co-workers. Prepare Your Introduction As the saying goes, “First impressions are lasting impressions.” An awkward… Read more »

Our Five Best Job Tips from 2017

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A lot goes into a successful job search. It requires proper planning, strategizing and in many cases, a bit of patience. During the course of 2017, we’ve given job seekers plenty of advice for streamlining their efforts and increasing their odds of success. Here are five of our best job tips. 1. Always Be on… Read more »

Three Best Tips Axiom Staffing Shared With Clients in 2017

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Recruiting and hiring are no easy tasks. There are a lot of factors involved with finding the right employees and ensuring they fit with your company culture. Throughout 2017, we have covered numerous topics to give employers an edge. Here are some of the best tips and highlights from our top posts. 1. Temp-to-Hire Requires… Read more »

Effective Tips to Make Your Resume Look Consistent

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Employers look at multiple elements of a resume. They always look at work experience, job skills, and background. But there’s one thing that might not be so obvious, and that’s consistency. Get Interviews says to “Make sure you’re conveying the same message throughout your entire resume. By doing so, your consistency will tell employers that… Read more »

How to Put the Job Candidate at Ease in the Interview

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Interviews are intrinsically nerve-racking for most job candidates. In fact, a study for Everest College conducted by Harris Interactive found “92 percent of job seekers fear something about the interview process.” The fear of the unknown combined with being placed under the microscope can leave even the most confident individuals a little shaken. But as… Read more »

Are You Ready for a Phone Interview?

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A phone interview should be taken just as seriously as an actual face-to-face interview. The key to success for a phone interview (or any interview) is adequate preparation. Here are some essential steps to follow to ensure that you’re ready once an interviewer calls. Find a Quiet Location You definitely need to be selective about… Read more »