Donovan & Watkins March 2019 Newsletter

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  For over 40 years Donovan & Watkins has been known as a premier professional search firm for all Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Legal, and Administrative needs. With our acquisition by BG Staffing, we now are able to offer a full range of staffing solutions through the help of our sister companies. By having… Read more »

Got the interview? Now what? Don’t just sit back and wait! Be proactive and beat out the competition!

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Preparation is key to a successful interview! All too many times do we find ourselves feeling overly confident that we are going to win the position only to find out that someone else did more homework. Be fully prepared for those unexpected questions. Also, make sure you learn your CV and previous experience. Don’t forget… Read more »

Candidate/Recruiter Relationship

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Take a minute to consider the key ingredients of a successful and happy relationship. What qualities do you look for in friends? Teammates? Significant others? It shouldn’t take long for you to come to the realization that there is a common formula to relationship building, no matter the setting. Whether you are a candidate looking… Read more »

BG Staffing’s President and CEO, Beth Garvey, Named to the 2019 Staffing 100 List

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BG Staffing, Inc. NYSE American: BGSF, a rapidly growing national provider of professional temporary staffing services, proudly announces that Staffing Industry Analyst (SIA), the global advisors on staffing and workforce solutions, has named Beth Garvey, BG’s  President and Chief Executive Officer, to the  2019 Staffing 100 list. The list recognizes the top influencers in the… Read more »

Recruiter Tip for Consultants – Ask Questions

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Recruiter Tip for Consultants – Ask Questions   An interview can be both exciting and stressful, and your level of preparation ahead of a meeting can make or break your chances at the role, regardless of your skillset. The types of questions you ask during an interview can say so much about your personality and… Read more »

Smart Resources – Best of Staffing 2019 Awards!

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February 2019 – Smart Resources and Accountable Search, a leading administrative, accounting, HR and marketing staffing agencies, announced today that they have won ClearlyRated Best of Staffing Client Award AND ClearlyRated Best of Staffing Talent Award for providing superior service to their clients and job seekers. These awards are given out to the best staffing… Read more »

Recruiter Tip for Jobseekers!

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One of the most valuable tools for Jobseekers is LinkedIn! If you do not have a LinkedIn profile, I highly encourage you to create one. LinkedIn is the top professional social networking site with over 133 million users in the U.S. alone. LinkedIn has made it very easy for Recruiters to quickly identify candidates that… Read more »

Picking the Right Recruiter

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Picking the Right Recruiter Let’s face it, there are a lot of bad recruiters out there. Because of this, candidates instinctively put up a wall every time they get a call from a recruiter. It’s difficult to blame any candidate for this, as you never know the intent of the recruiter that’s calling you. Aligning… Read more »

Recruiter Tip of the Month: Do your references speak to your level of expertise?

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Brad Yount – Senior Recruiter Now more than ever, employers are interested in what your professional references have to say about you in the workplace. The question for prospective employees then becomes, “Did I select the right references?” Choosing a reference that will simply say that you are a hard-worker who shows up on-time is… Read more »

Two Tips for Working with a Recruiter, from a Recruiter

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By Lisa Vago – ERP Recruiter 1. Help Us Sell You to the Client No matter how great we think you are for a role, it’s ultimately up to the client as to whether they feel the same or not. We often must work hard to promote not only you but also the value you would… Read more »