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Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

One of the biggest painstaking tasks when searching for a job for job seekers is having to submit multiple online applications. What was meant to be an easy process has become so daunting that candidates are burnt out on the redundancy. It’s an insane process. Here’s...

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Survivor’s Guilt

Survivor’s Guilt

Survivor’s Guilt pertains to how an employee may feel after a massive layoff has occurred. With all of the transitioning that has been caused by the pandemic, I wanted to provide a few scenarios and tips of how to help those move forward after colleagues have been left behind.

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Candidates

Candidate interview questions hiring managers should ask

Candidate interview questions hiring managers should ask

In order to ensure that you are hiring the right candidate, you need to do an excellent job recruiting, vetting candidates and of course, conducting in-depth interviews. In fact, some companies are known for putting their candidates through rigorous interviews with several employees to make sure they are the perfect fit for the position.

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Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

One of the biggest painstaking tasks when searching for a job for job seekers is having to submit multiple online applications. What was meant to be an easy process has become so daunting that candidates are burnt out on the redundancy. It’s an insane process. Here’s...

read more
Survivor’s Guilt

Survivor’s Guilt

Survivor’s Guilt pertains to how an employee may feel after a massive layoff has occurred. With all of the transitioning that has been caused by the pandemic, I wanted to provide a few scenarios and tips of how to help those move forward after colleagues have been left behind.

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Recruiters

13 Great Personal Development Goals for Work

13 Great Personal Development Goals for Work

It can be difficult to think beyond the bounds of your everyday duties on the job, but there is a huge benefit to setting and executing personal development goals with regard to work. The more you invest in yourself as a professional, the greater your chances of advancing your career through your newfound skills or knowledge.

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Diversity Series Part 1: What’s Your Favorite Food?

Diversity Series Part 1: What’s Your Favorite Food?

With everything that has happened over the last few weeks, I thought about the above concept, as colleagues and media outlets contacted me to gain perspective on the diversity conversation. They wanted to know how hiring practices would be affected as we move forward from the ash and rumble of the riots.

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One Word

One Word

The pandemic has interrupted life has we know it. Working at home can be a bit nerve wrecking for all of us. So, in one of our team meetings I asked, “What is the one word that describes your experience during these difficult times?”

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Employers

Candidate interview questions hiring managers should ask

Candidate interview questions hiring managers should ask

In order to ensure that you are hiring the right candidate, you need to do an excellent job recruiting, vetting candidates and of course, conducting in-depth interviews. In fact, some companies are known for putting their candidates through rigorous interviews with several employees to make sure they are the perfect fit for the position.

read more
Survivor’s Guilt

Survivor’s Guilt

Survivor’s Guilt pertains to how an employee may feel after a massive layoff has occurred. With all of the transitioning that has been caused by the pandemic, I wanted to provide a few scenarios and tips of how to help those move forward after colleagues have been left behind.

read more
In Living Color

In Living Color

Being that we live in “real time,” social media and virtual interviewing has sped up the process of interacting with potential hiring managers like never before. It’s perplexing why candidates opt to use outdated photos of themselves on LinkedIn and other sites that require an image.

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13 Great Personal Development Goals for Work

13 Great Personal Development Goals for Work

It can be difficult to think beyond the bounds of your everyday duties on the job, but there is a huge benefit to setting and executing personal development goals with regard to work. The more you invest in yourself as a professional, the greater your chances of advancing your career through your newfound skills or knowledge.

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Our Story

The Story of vCandidates.com.

The Story of vCandidates.com.

Never in my wildest dreams did I think I would have launched a career platform when I began my career in the recruiting industry. I grew tired of being in the entertainment industry and wanted my sons to be proud of what I do for a living.

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2020 Best Tech Startups in Tempe

2020 Best Tech Startups in Tempe

Tempe, Arizona. In doing our research, we considered several factors including but not limited to: Revenue potential Leadership team Brand/product traction Competitive landscape Additionally, all companies must be independent (un-acquired), privately owned, at most 10...

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