Looking for Your Next Job Opportunity? Avoid Doing THIS on Social Media (Part 1)

Posted

Finding a Job in Denver | Things to Avoid on Social Media

A job search can be stressful. You’re constantly worried about making sure you’re presenting your best self. And that includes social media. Social media can be a really great way to connect with hiring managers and network with others who might be able to help you find job opportunities. The flip side of that is… Read more »

It’s Time to Put Your Mistakes at Work Behind You

Posted

Frustrated at Work | PrideStaff Denver Northwest

We’ve all made mistakes at work. Sometimes it’s as simple as sending an email without attaching a document. Or replying all to a group email that should have been more private. Or, maybe it was something bigger—you miscalculated figures that ended up costing your company money or damaged your company’s reputation. Depending on the magnitude… Read more »

Four Red Flags Hiring Managers Don’t Want to See Online

Posted

Social Media Red Flags to Avoid When Job Searching

Nowadays, the Internet seems to be our resource for anything and everything—including people. Using professional sites, blogs, and social media, it’s easy to find out just about everything about a person. Hiring managers use Google to collect more information about people who are applying to their companies and they’re often finding out things they didn’t… Read more »

Sending a Thank You Note Could Land You the Job. Here’s Why.

Posted

Writing a Thank You Note After Interviewing in Denver

Sending a thank-you note after a job interview is a simple step, but it’s consistently overlooked by job seekers across Denver. It takes only a few minutes, but it can make a huge difference. Do it the same day as the initial interview. An email is quick and easy, and you can be sure it’ll… Read more »

Important Health Reminders for Third Shift Workers

Posted

Third Shift Employee Sleeping During the Day

The third shift, the nighttime shift, is necessary for millions of workers. Offering a competitive wage, it is often as desirable as a traditional work shift. But, those late hours can have a detrimental impact on your body, decreasing your energy and effectiveness. In worse cases, it can harm your immune system and make you… Read more »

The Guide to Making Your Temp Assignment Feel Like Full-Time Employment

Posted

Congratulations on your new temporary assignment in Denver! While you prepare for your new opportunity and begin to think about how to make yourself indispensable, you should also consider critical ways to help position yourself as a leader on your team. Just because you’re employed on a temporary assignment, doesn’t mean you add any less… Read more »

What to Do When You Love Your Job but Not Your Salary

Posted

If you’re underpaid, you need to figure out why. If the work is your passion, then you might decide that not making much money is worth it. You have a sense of purpose and you go to work with positive energy every day knowing you’re changing the world! Or at least paying your dues getting… Read more »

Will Certifications Get Me the Job I Want?

Posted

PrideStaff Denver Northwest | Certifications for Work

Certifications are time-consuming and expensive, but they can help you land a job and, in some cases, might even be required. If you’re young and not totally sure what you want to do, investing in a certification might not be worth it. In fact, some are and some aren’t. Here’s a breakdown on how to… Read more »

How to Make Yourself Indispensable at Work to Land That Promotion You’ve Been Seeking

Posted

Finding a New Job in Denver Colorado | PrideStaff Denver Northwest

If you make yourself indispensable and add value to your company, you’ll not only achieve job security, but you’ll set yourself up for a promotion. Stand out, be passionately dedicated, and nurture valuable relationships that are crucial to the company’s success. Here are seven ways to make yourself indispensable at work. Be Reliable Come in… Read more »

What Should You Do If You Start New Job and Realize You’re Not Fitting In With the Team?

Posted

Workplace Teamwork | PrideStaff Denver Northwest

You don’t have to be best friends with your co-workers, but it helps if you can form some close bonds and enjoy their presence. After all, you end up spending a lot of time together. And since more companies are prioritizing “cultural fit,” there’s a lot of pressure to fit in around the office. When… Read more »