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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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JWilliams Staffing is Headed to Dallas

Posted On: April, 5, 2014 | Categories: Staffing Agency Info | Interviewing Tips | Customer Service

In celebration of the opening of our Dallas market, members of the JWilliams Staffing team are grabbing their boots and heading to Texas. During the week of April 7 through April 11, JoAnne Williams (CEO/Founder) and Jessica Cahill (VP of Southern California and National Trainer) will join Vice President of Texas, Stacy Rummage, to interview,......


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Interview with a Hiring Authority: Answers from a Senior Recruiter

Posted On: February, 17, 2014 | Categories: Interviewing Tips | Building Industry News | 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 Toll Brothers Senior Recruiter, Julie Perales. We asked Julie a few of the questions people ask us regarding interviews, making a good impression and other tips for giving or conducting the best interview. Here are the questions we asked Julie:...


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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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Maximize Your Reach: How to Optimize Your Job Search

Posted On: March, 25, 2013 | Categories: Job Tips | Resume Tips | Temporary Staffing | Interviewing Tips

Landing a great job requires much more than just writing out a few generic application letters and sending them away in the mail. Today, the job market is highly competitive which means that there are likely numerous others applying for the same job you have your eye on. It's therefore important that you go above and beyond when seeking out your dream job, especially for real estate jobs, so that you can find the best position that suits you. Here are a few tips we've put together which can help bring success to your job search....


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Interviewing Tips for the Real Estate Industry

Posted On: March, 22, 2013 | Categories: Interviewing Tips

It's certainly no secret that the job market in the US is tight today with more and more highly qualified individuals looking for new career opportunities. For anyone looking for a job in the real estate industry as a new home sales agent, property manager or leasing consultant, it takes more than just showing up for an interview to land a good job. With years of experience in real estate recruitment and staffing, we offer to you some basic do's and don'ts one can follow when interviewing for a job in the highly competitive real estate industry....


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JWS Launches Berke Job-Fit Candidate Assessments

Posted On: March, 1, 2013 | Categories: Staffing Agency Info | Interviewing Tips | Customer Service

JWilliams Staffing is pleased to announce that we now utilize the Berke Assessment, a customized job-fit assessment tool, which allows us to comprehensively evaluate each candidate's talents and personality. It measures the compatibility of a specific candidate to a specified set of job targets. The Berke Group has spent years developing and perfecting this process which helps us accurately assess candidates at all levels of within an organization '“ whether a new home sales manager or leasing consultant, a mortgage professional, or an escrow coordinator.  This tool will allow JWS to partner with its clients to determine what talents they need in the person they hire....


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A Trick to Feel More Confident: 'Fake It Until You Become it!'

Posted On: October, 29, 2012 | Categories: Job Tips | Interviewing Tips

We ran across a very interesting video recently, and wanted to share it with you. In her discussion, Harvard Business School social psychologist Amy Cuddy, talks about how to become confident. We will include a link to the 20-minute video presentation below so that you can how they studied this and came to the conclusions......


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Job Simulators: The New Interview Technique That Makes Experience Necessary

Posted On: July, 12, 2012 | Categories: Interviewing Tips

A couple years ago, companies like Google started using offsetting brainteasers in interviews to test applicants' quick logic. The days of prepping for an interview by memorizing your answers to the expected questions and polishing your resume with buzzwords like 'team player'? and 'motivated'? were over. You now had to show your problem solving skills......


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Staffing Team Players You Can't Live Without

Posted On: July, 11, 2012 | Categories: Interviewing Tips

Dramatic changes have occurred in our industry over the past three years and the stakes are higher than ever. In general, our world has become hypercompetitive and staying in the game with less than the best players on your team doesn't make sense....


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