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A Movement to Fix Feedback

Feedback.   Just hearing that word can make someone’s blood pressure rise—and his or her defenses go up. Many people consider it a dirty word associated with bias, politics, resentment, and self doubt. With such a negative reputation that’s been built one lousy experience at a time, feedback definitely has a branding problem. Yet anyone […]

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The Future is Now: How to Build a Resume for the Digital Age

Have you ever applied to a job on a big job site, like Indeed or ZipRecruiter? Did you ever wonder what happens after you press that magic button? Does anyone even get your information?? In the end, the answer is yes, but it’s a little more complicated than that. Modern technology has transformed job-seeking into […]

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3 simple ways to calm your nerves before a big event-like an interview!

We all know how it physically feels to be nervous- it’s not great! Sweaty palms, a racing heartbeat, and feeling like you’ve got a lump in your throat are all tell-tale signs that your body is reacting to something in your environment that’s got you feeling anxious. Feeling nervous from time to time is a […]

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Women in Welding: Q&A with Jordan Maly, former employee of Employment Solutions

At Employment Solutions, we pride ourselves on being more than a temp agency. We know that paying the bills is just one reason you work, – it’s also important to be in a job that values your hard work, gives you opportunities to grow, and most importantly fits your lifestyle and career goals. After all, […]

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Asking for a raise: the basics

By Sarah Ash You’ve found a job you love. You go into work each day, and suddenly the problems and challenges you’ve faced at work in the past don’t seem so daunting anymore. You look forward to working with your peers and finding success together. Even when the going gets tough, you find new and […]

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How to write a great resume: Tips from Employment Solutions‘ recruiters

By Sarah Ash Do you have a resume? It’s one of the first questions we ask candidates that apply with us at Employment Solutions. What is the main purpose of a resume? To help get you to the next step in the hiring process. Yes, the overall goal is to get hired, but a resume […]

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3 simple ways a break from work during the holiday will help your career

By Sarah Ash There’s more than one reason many of us look forward to holidays. We get to spend time with family and friends that come from out of town or search for the perfect gift for someone we love. And living in Colorado makes us lucky enough to see snow, sunshine, or sometimes both […]

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5 Do’s and Don’ts of your First Interview at a Staffing Agency

By Sarah Ash Our 5 do’s and don’ts for your first interview with a Staffing Agency. Keep in mind that most often you will meet with a Recruiter or Staffing Specialist for about 20- 30 min.   Working with a staffing agency can be a great way to get access to jobs that you might […]

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When Is The Best Time To Find A Job?

Are you stuck in a job you don’t enjoy or are you looking for a fresh career challenge in a different industry? With such a competitive job market, it can be hard to find a job in Denver and it’s important to use every strategy you can to get ahead. Certain times of the year […]

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7 Job Hunting Tips for College Grads

Congratulations! You made it through college and earned your degree. But there isn’t much time to rest on your laurels- before you’ve even gotten to hang up your cap and gown, we guarantee somebody will be asking you if you have a job lined up yet. Fear not- here are 7 helpful hints for how […]

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