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How to Stand Out in a Group Interview

Posted On: December, 27, 2016 | Categories: Job Tips | Real Estate Staffing Job Tips | Tips for the Workplace | Interviewing Tips | Dressing Professionally | Professionalism in the Workplace

Group interviews can be an intimidating process; not only are you dealing with the stress of an in-person interview, but your competition is sitting at the table right there with you. While the immediate comparisons are inevitable, it is possible to come out on top just as you would have in a one-on-one interview...



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Make The Best First Impression!

Posted On: June, 21, 2016 | Categories: Info | Tips for the Workplace | Dressing Professionally | Professionalism in the Workplace



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Professional Polish

Posted On: June, 17, 2016 | Categories: Job Tips | Tips for the Workplace | Interviewing Tips | Dressing Professionally | Customer Service | Professionalism in the Workplace

Ladies – let’s start with the basics to building a professional wardrobe for work. Your buyers want to feel that you are a successful, professional agent - dress for success! Appearance makes a huge difference so take the time and make the investment that it takes to have a polished, professional look.

Wardrobe Basics: If you plan smart purchases, a polished professional wardrobe is possible on any budget...



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Do Professional Attire and Appearance Really Matter?

Posted On: February, 19, 2015 | Categories: Info | Dressing Professionally

Do professional attire and appearance really matter? Think back to when you were little. Did your idea of professional dress include a suit or tie? For many of us, the answer is yes because we saw our parents walk out the door each day in a suit, but over time, things have changed. While a...



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Interview with a Hiring Authority - Answers from a VP of Sales & Marketing

Posted On: April, 10, 2014 | Categories: Tips for the Workplace | Interviewing Tips | Dressing Professionally | Customer Service

As part of our goal to help our employees get into the job and career they have been planning for and to assist our clients in sharpening their own interviewing skills, we sat down with Ashton Woods Homes VP of Sales & Marketing, Dan Gezella. We asked Dan a few of the questions regarding characteristics of an outstanding candidate, corporate dress code, what to bring to an interview and other tips for giving or conducting the best interview. Here are the questions we asked Dan:



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What to Wear: Interview Tips and Tricks To Land The Job

Posted On: February, 13, 2014 | Categories: Interviewing Tips | Dressing Professionally

When it comes to landing the job of your dreams, dressing to impress for each and every interview is key. While many fashion forward trends are appearing on the runways, across social media sites and in the pages of your favorite catalogs, experts say to stick to more traditional attire when interviewing for an important career opportunity. At JWilliams Staffing, we are constantly working with our candidates and helping to prepare them for every aspect of a job. Here are some of our tips for what to wear to an interview.



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The Core Values of Workplace Professionalism

Posted On: August, 19, 2013 | Categories: Job Tips | Tips for the Workplace | Dressing Professionally | Customer Service

To begin, let's review what professionalism in the workplace consists of. Workplace professionalism is based on several factors including how you dress, carry yourself, the attitude you have and how you interact with others. The definition of professionalism focuses on the competence or skill that's expected of a professional. Being a professional in the workplace means much more than simply wearing nice attire or possessing a college degree or impressive title. Rather, a true professional possesses several important characteristics one can apply to any type of business.



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How to Find and Buy a Professional Wardrobe on a Budget

Posted On: May, 20, 2013 | Categories: Info | Tips for the Workplace | Dressing Professionally

In this post we continue on from our previous article, Building a Top-Notch Professional Wardrobe - One Piece at a Time, where we talked about do's and dont's for selecting your business attire. It is possible to build a great looking, classic and polished professional wardrobe on a budget; the key is in making smart purchases.



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Building a Top-Notch Professional Wardrobe - One Piece at a Time

Posted On: May, 8, 2013 | Categories: Info | Tips for the Workplace | Dressing Professionally

In the staffing and recruitment business, I am often asked the following questions: 'What IS the new standard in professional dress?'? 'What do I wear to an interview to be taken seriously?'? 'What, exactly, IS Friday casual attire?'? 'If I am limited on what I can spend on new clothes, how can I look MODERN and PROFESSIONAL?'? All good questions and all in need of some serious answers.



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Dressing for Success!

Posted On: February, 28, 2013 | Categories: Dressing Professionally

Professional dress standards have not changed much over the past 50 years. '?The Suit'? still reigns supreme. Trends change over the years, but you won't go wrong with a well-made, dark, 2-3 button, light-weight wool suit. With any suit, FIT is key! And don't be fooled by someone who tries to tell you others, how...



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