How to Make a Job Offer That Doesn’t Get Turned Down

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As one of the top staffing agencies in Charlottesville, Adams & Garth knows the hiring process isn’t over once you’ve found the ideal candidate. You still have to make the offer – and the approach you take can be the difference between your top pick candidate accepting the job or turning it down. How can you ensure…

How Your Employees Can Help You Grow Your Business

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As one of Staunton’s leading staffing agencies, Adams & Garth knows increasing profitability at your company isn’t all about getting new customers in the door. While that’s part of the equation, another part is your people. The stronger your team, the more success you can achieve as 2015 ends and 2016 ramps up. To help you…

6 Tips for Getting Your Resume Through a Software Filter

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You spend hours crafting the “perfect” resume; searching for just the right words; weighing carefully which accomplishments to include; and proofreading until you can’t see straight. The trouble is: a real, live person may never see all your hard work for the simple fact a computer may filter out your resume. As one of the…

How to Attract Older Workers to Your Company

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Many employers, looking to save money, recruit younger workers to fill open positions. But, as one of Central Virginia’s top recruiters, we know you can hire veteran workers – for less money – if you take the right approach. There are many skilled, older workers out there who want to work part-time, or have a…

Do Employers Really Verify Education Before Hiring?

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In December 2011, Yale University football coach Tom Williams resigned amid inquiry about whether he lied about being a Rhodes Scholarship candidate. In 2006, Radio Shack’s CEO, David Edmonson resigned after it came to light that much of his resume was fabricated, including claims of earning two college degrees. In 2002, Sandra Baldwin, the first…

8 Misconceptions About Finding a Job Through a Staffing Agency

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As a staffing agency in Charlottesville, we know that there are many job seekers out there who are uncertain about working with a staffing agency to find a job. There are a lot of misconceptions about the industry and the kind of work offered through staffing agencies. But, in many cases, it’s more about myth…

Use the Right Assessment Tools to Hire Star Performers

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As one of the leading staffing agencies in Charlottesville, we know from experience that hiring is a lot more successful if you use the right candidate assessment tools. Beyond the basic job application and interview, here are some tips and tools you can use to evaluate applicants – and hire star performers. General abilities test…