Getting Your Foot in the Door

Sunday, April 19, 2009

The American Staffing Association offers advice on choosing a temp firm and other tips for job seekers on its Web site, http://www.americanstaffing.net. Among the suggestions:

-- Register with several firms and schedule initial interviews so placement can begin.

-- Practice sending your résumé to yourself or a friend to see how it looks on arrival.

-- Ask about benefits. Some staffing firms provide vacation time or health-care coverage.


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