26 04, 2022

How to Navigate a Job Search While Currently Employed

2022-04-12T13:20:01-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How To|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Looking for new employment does not happen without a little elbow grease especially if you are currently employed. If you find yourself in this position, there are 4 main rules to abide by and they are: keep your position, keep it private, keep it professional, and keep it a priority. There’s no sugar coating it, finding a job while you have a job is like adding a second job to your already busy life.  Lucky for you, our job is to make your job search as easy as possible! […]

21 04, 2022

Are You (Unintentionally) Hindering Your Job Search?

2022-04-07T13:42:48-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

If you’ve found yourself in a job search receiving what feels like endless rejection, there might be a culprit. There are factors that may be hindering your job search that (luckily) are in your control, and you may just be overlooking them. We’ve compiled a list of 6 common reasons why you may not make it past the 1st round of interviews or even be considered for an interview in the first place. […]

15 03, 2022

Attracting Top Talent

2022-03-09T10:45:29-05:00Categories: How To|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

According to the Labor Department, job openings totaled close to 11 million in December 2021, which is more than 4.6 million above the total unemployment level. It’s now more imperative than ever to give viable candidates a reason to choose you over your competitors. What exactly sets you apart? Our recent interviews have shown a noticeable change in the dedication of candidates to find their perfect job fit whether that takes weeks or months. A simple pay increase, though still greatly appreciated, will no longer be the deciding factor between offers. There are a few steps we recommend taking to [...]

8 03, 2022

Lying on Your Resume

2022-03-04T15:31:04-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Believe it or not, 85% of people admit to lying on their resume, and a misrepresentation of your skills or experience can only hurt you, if not immediately, then in the long run. It’s a quick way to burn bridges and hinder your reputation, and I can almost guarantee you will be found out. You may be thinking, “What’s the harm in a slight exaggeration?”, or worse, you may not even realize you are doing it. We’re here to put your mind at ease so you can confirm your resume does not contain any of these falsifications, and if it [...]

3 03, 2022

Permanent vs. Temporary Employment

2022-03-03T08:34:51-05:00Categories: General News, Services|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It is likely that you have heard of temporary or permanent employment, but do you understand what they have to offer? If not, you are in the right place because in this blog you will find out the characteristics of both temporary and permanent employment and which direction may be right for you. […]

1 03, 2022

Job Rejection

2022-03-01T11:21:21-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, I Am I Can, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It is said that on average 118 people apply for a single job and only about 17 candidates are called for an interview. That being said, it is important to have a game plan for job rejection so if you find yourself in this position, you are prepared. We’ve compiled a list of steps to take post job rejection which, believe it or not, start before the interview. […]

15 02, 2022

What is Walrath Recruiting?

2022-02-15T11:34:02-05:00Categories: All About Recruiters, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Services|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

We have all found ourselves in a job search at one time or another, whether it be post-graduation, or simply wanting a change from your current employment. Our job at Walrath Recruiting is to help ease your job search in any way we can. Below are the answers to some questions we are frequently asked. […]

26 12, 2018

The Positives of Failure

2018-12-26T11:50:38-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Failure gets a bad rap. The negativity and stigma around failure heavily cloud the positives that come from it. Without failure we don’t learn, grow or appreciate the struggle. So what’s more motivating than learning about some of the most successful people of all time and realizing they too failed? And failed hard at that. Here are just a few to help put it in perspective: […]

24 12, 2018

The 7 Types of Interviewees You Don’t Want to Be

2018-12-24T08:16:13-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Seeing candidates come and go in recruiting give us a great idea of what to do and what NOT to do in an interview. We’ve noticed that most of the “not so great” interviews have a similar pattern to them. We’ve narrowed it down to the 7 types of interviewees candidates can become during interviews. Read more to find out what they are, and make sure you don’t accidentally become one of them! […]

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