Job Seekers

The Acara career blog is the only resource you need for your job search. Whether you’re wondering how to take the first step or looking for tips to stay competitive, our industry experts have all the employment trends and insights you need to help you find a fulfilling new career. We have compiled a definitive list of strategies for all levels of career development, from temporary, to entry-level, to C-level.

By Shannon Callahan, Account Executive Over the past decade, LinkedIn has become the gold standard for professional networking platforms. With over 675 million members, its reputation as the premier professional social media site is well-deserved. From corporate executives and high-powered celebrities to young professionals and college students, LinkedIn is chock full of users from diverse…

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By Acara Recruitment Specialist Kelly Daniels More and more employers are using Skype interviews and other video interviews during their screening process. They may use a Skype interview in place of a phone interview, or after the phone interview before bringing you on-site. Skype interviews can really be the best of both worlds—you still get…

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Acara Recruitment Specialist Sean Pebbles is a true student of the recruiting game. Built for success in the industry, he’s got all the intangibles of a savvy recruitment pro: next-level technique, quick response times, and unique ability to create separation from competitors. As Sean enters his third year in the field, the sky’s the limit…

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Acara Solutions Senior Recruitment Professional Kim Schultz is bright, energetic, and as cool as it comes. What’s more, she’s pretty darn great at her job. A staffing and recruiting pro who is creative with her delivery, Kim can be overheard talking to job candidates about more than just interview tips—quick tidbits about “top-secret” cold remedies,…

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Ready for a new year? Us, too. But before you celebrate an entirely new decade, let’s take a moment to reflect on the news, tips, trends, and resources we shared in 2019.   January: 5 Recruiting Trends You Need to Know in 2019 Read ‘em and weep! In this blog, we compare the staffing and…

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In our 4-part blog series, “America at Work,” we’re taking a look at workforce trends and perspectives across the United States.   Have you ever heard of the Center for American Progress? It’s an independent, nonpartisan policy institute that is “dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans.” In a recent article, authors Olugbenga Ajilore…

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In our 4-part blog series, “America at Work,” we’re taking a look at workforce trends and perspectives across the United States.   In May, Money published this article about America’s 2020 presidential candidates, citing each politician’s stance on certain workplace issues. Given our position in the talent and recruitment industry, we thought we’d recap that…

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