Are Virtual Interviews Just As Effective As Face-to-Face Interviews?

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Are Virtual Interviews Just As Effective As Face-to-Face Interviews? | PrideStaff Denver NorthWest

The pandemic is making virtual interviewing the norm. Are virtual interviews as effective as face-to-face interviews? Let us take a glance at what each method of interviewing has to offer. Face-to-Face Interviewing In-person interviewing leads to job offers more often than virtual interviewing. When you interview for a career in person, you have the advantage… Read more »

5 Ways to Stay Productive While Working Remotely

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5 Ways to Stay Productive While Working Remotely | PrideStaff Denver Northwest

When you work from home, the environment is different from your office, but the expectations remain the same. It is vital that you create a work environment in your home that promotes productivity. Here are five ways to help you stay productive while working from home. Five Productivity Tips for Working at Home   Select… Read more »

How Has the Stress of COVID-19 Impacted Job Hunting?

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How Has the Stress of COVID-19 Impacted Job Hunting | PrideStaff Denver Northwest

COVID-19 is seriously impacting job hunting with the competition for jobs skyrocketing. The typical online job ad these days attracts about 250 resumes. Worse still, you can expect to compete with over 1,000 applications for companies like Apple, Google, and Amazon. It is common to not hear from employers when you apply, and the process… Read more »

Does Long-Term Unemployment on Your Resume Impact Job Hunting?

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Long-Term Unemployment on Resume Job Hunting Impact | PrideStaff Denver Northwest

Being unemployed is tough, and when you add a pandemic into the mix, it becomes an even greater challenge. COVID-19 is putting millions of Americans out of work, which is creating a surge in long-term unemployment. The Bureau of Labor Statistics advises that it takes 21 weeks on average to find a new job. However,… Read more »

How to Deal With a Co-Worker Who is Seemingly Always Upset or Frustrated

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Every workplace has them—those employees who always seem to be in a bad mood. Sometimes their frustration is totally justified, but the truth is that dealing with them can really destroy your productivity and even crush morale. You can’t totally sever ties with that person—you work with them, you need to collaborate and communicate with them on… Read more »

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

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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 »

Three Podcasts to Subscribe to in 2018 to Improve Your Workplace Motivation

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There are thousands and thousands of podcasts out there claiming to be able to motivate you—to get through your commute, to get through your workweek, and to achieve success in your career. Fortunately, because motivation can be applied again and again, like a coat of paint, you can try them all. Here are three of… Read more »

New Year Resolutions Every Job Seeker Should Make to Land Their Next Opportunity in 2018

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The start of the year is a great time to focus on new beginnings and to develop some life-changing habits! As you prepare to chase down a dream, it’s easy to be overwhelmed. Though looking for a new job can be stressful, here are five resolutions you can make that will help you land a… Read more »