Cultural Fit vs. Skillset: You Can Have Both!

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In the world of recruiting, a candidate’s cultural fit and skillset are like two legs supporting your favorite desk or table. When one of them collapses, the whole thing is likely to come tumbling down. The great hiring debate rages on: which of these two qualities is more important? And the answer is a resounding,… Read more »

Mind the Gap: How to Explain an Employment Gap in An Interview

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The pressure to get the answers ‘right’ during a job interview can be overwhelming, especially when you aren’t sure what they’ll ask. You want to make a good impression that shows you’re qualified, knowledgeable, and capable of doing the job. Even if your answers and resume support these points, there could be another hurdle in… Read more »

Transitioning from a Full-Time Job to a Contract Position? What You Need to Know

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As the workforce becomes more flexible, employees are realizing the benefits associated with contract work. The result is more employees are leaving their full-time job to pursue this potentially more fulfilling and lucrative path in their field. If you’re considering making the jump yourself, here’s what you’ll need to know.    Find a vendor you… Read more »

7 Helpful Tips for Turning Your Contract Job Into a Permanent Position

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So you landed a contract role with your dream company, you love it just as much as you thought you would and now you want to transition to a full-time employee? Check out these 7 helpful tips to help transform your contract job into a permanent position. 1. Keep your focus As a general rule,… Read more »