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How to Clean up Your LinkedIn Profile to Get Noticed More

With an increasing number of employers turning to LinkedIn to find potential candidates, now is the time to stand out online. With today being the first day of spring, it’s a good idea to use this new season as an excuse to do some online spring cleaning and ensure you’re standing out for the right… Read more »

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Managers, Your Emotional Intelligence Affects Your Team Productivity

As a manager, your primary responsibility is to ensure your team members have the tools, resources, and capabilities needed to get the job done. But being a manager is about more than just getting ducks in a row; it’s also about recognizing and managing the emotions of your team members—and yourself. According to Psychology Today1,… Read more »

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The Best Way to List Contract Jobs on Your Resume

Contract work can be an excellent way to gain experience in a new career field or a way to survive gaps in employment. But how do you address these jobs on a resume or in an interview? Many people have concerns about listing temporary or contract jobs on their resume, believing it will make them… Read more »

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Up-and-Coming IT Jobs of 2017

For 2017 job seekers, information technology is the place to be. Industry forecasters foresee high demand and growth in the IT field this year. Jobs in tech are estimated to grow 22% by 2020, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), with some occupations faring better than others. So what are the hottest jobs… Read more »

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IT Certifications That Will Pay Off in 2017

If you are looking for ways to move forward in your IT career, one stepping stone toward a six-figure salary is obtaining a high-level certification. There are a host of certifications to look for, whether you are interested in security, networking, or systems administration. This article will highlight the top certifications that will pay off… Read more »

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Signs Your Boss Does Not Appreciate You

Do you give your job all you’ve got and still receive little to no recognition for the work you are contributing? You may be undervalued, and it may be time for you to start looking for employment elsewhere. A career should be more than a paycheck; it should be an individual’s way to have a… Read more »

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Leverage Your Transferrable Skills

Lacking industry-specific experience should not necessarily prevent you from seeking a new career. Transferable skills are the portable skills you pick up along the way throughout most careers. These soft skills, such as being able to communicate effectively; showing initiative, creativity, and integrity; and having an upright work attitude, are valuable across all industries. Unlock… Read more »

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3 BENEFITS OF THE NEW LINKEDIN JOB SEARCH TOOLS

Are you unhappy with your current job? Looking for a new job can be daunting. It is time-consuming and almost impossible when you are already locked into a full-time position. A lack of time and resources often leaves would-be job seekers trapped in jobs they dislike. Many passive job seekers are also fearful that their… Read more »

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Don’t Spook Your Potential Employer: Interview Horror Stories

With Halloween around the corner, it is easy to join in the frightening festivities, but leave the scare tactics at home on the day of your interview. Earlier this year, we launched a series of blogs themed around off-the-wall interview stories we collected from our own recruiters. Among the topics, we explored immediate interview deal-breakers,… Read more »

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The Centrics Group Ranked Among LinkedIn’s Top 25 Most Socially Engaged Staffing Companies

Atlanta-Based Staffing Firm Leverages Social Media to Attract Top Talent ATLANTA, Oct. 5, 2016—The Centrics Group, a modern technical staffing agency based in Atlanta, has been named to LinkedIn’s Top 25 Most Socially Engaged Staffing Companies for 2016. The firm placed 9th in the Medium Enterprise: North America category and was selected from more than… Read more »