How Can You Get Your Jobs Filled Quickly With Qualified Candidates?

Competition for qualified candidates is steep in today’s market, and that can mean jobs are left unfilled for longer than average, increasing your cost-to-hire, straining your existing staff, and negatively impacting morale. It is crucial for business health to fill jobs quickly with candidates who have the skills and the staying power to succeed, but… Read more »

What Manufacturing Job is Right For You?

Modern manufacturing requires human assemblers and line workers and offers a variety of fulfilling jobs for people of all backgrounds, experience and skill levels. What Jobs Are Available In Manufacturing? Manufacturing is a broad industry that includes a variety of sectors. It covers, food, furniture, electronics, textiles and clothing, chemicals, metals, equipment, automobiles, and so… Read more »

Industry News Update For Manufacturing Jobs On The Southern Maine Coast Area

If you watch the national news, you’ve probably been operating under the assumption that manufacturing in the US is a long-dead industry. If you live in the southern coastal area of Maine, that thought can be especially disturbing, considering the robust history of manufacturing in the region. The reality of the situation is far different… Read more »

Customer Service Tips That Can Help You During An Interview

Competition for jobs in today’s market is steep and your interviewing style can make or break your ability to land your ideal position. You’ve probably heard tips on how to sell yourself in an interview and the ability to sell yourself is important, but you can also set yourself apart by taking some interview advice… Read more »

How to Explain Employment Gaps in Your Resume

If you have gaps in your resume, don’t get dejected – you are not alone. Millions of people have gaps in their work history and experience.  Layoffs, needing to take time off to care for a sick loved one, leaving the job market to raise children or even getting fired are all common experiences of… Read more »

What Kinds Of Jobs Can I Find In The Midcoast Region Of Maine?

There is no place quite like the midcoast region of Maine.  There are cities, small towns, islands, forests and beaches all clustered together. You can hike a trail in the morning, visit the ocean at lunch and be in a bustling downtown area for dinner. But what types of jobs are available in the midcoast?… Read more »

4 Ways Your Company Can Create a Positive Branding Image Online

No matter what business you’re in, it’s important to understand that today’s candidates are looking for more than just a paycheck. They want to find a job that helps them achieve their goals at an organization they can feel good about working for. This means that in order to attract strong talent, you have to… Read more »

What You Can Do to Stand out From Other Candidates

Competition for jobs in today’s market is fierce. Hiring managers spend a lot of time evaluating resumes and interviewing candidates, and it can be difficult to make a lasting impression and distinguish yourself from the pack. Here are some strategies you can use to stand out from other candidates and be remembered for all the… Read more »

Strong Onboarding Equals High Retention

Most people in the workforce have at least one (but typically more) stories of onboarding horror. Managers not knowing they were starting that day. Showing up for a new job and not having a workspace. “Training” that consists of sitting in a tiny room reading manuals all day long. These stories are amusing, but take… Read more »

How to Network Your Way to a New Job

When you are seeking new career opportunities, it pays to diversify your job search strategies. Directly applying to job posts should be your main job-seeking activity, but it shouldn’t be your only activity and it never hurts to know someone with the inside track. Networking can be an effective tool in your job search, but… Read more »