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Marketing Positions: The 10 Steps of a Successful Job Search Strategy

How to Market Yourself for a Career in Marketing Job hunting is not easy for those seeking marketing positions. It can be time-consuming and stressful. To be successful, you must take a structured approach. You need a strategy. A process that will help you to remain focused and land jobs that act as steppingstones on…

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Are You Overpaying for Talented Creative Staff?

Hiring 101: Never Overpay for Creative Staffing Companies are in need of more creative input to keep up with the fast pace of change in marketing and sales. Consequently, hiring managers often make financial offers that they believe ‘can’t be refused’ to ensure the offer is accepted. This strategy not only leads to overpaying for…

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Creative Staffing: How Long Should Candidate Screening Take?

A Walk Through a Successful Candidate Screening Process In creative staffing, the importance of hiring the right candidate is crucial to a company. The best-fit candidate will increase productivity, improve team motivation, bring innovation to the table, and help to maximize your company’s potential. Hire poorly, and you won’t see any of these benefits. Quite…

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What Is Security Clearance, and Do I Need It?

Your Clearance Questions Answered Security clearance is a process that determines whether an individual is eligible for access to classified information or for access to a non-classified Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF). It’s required in many fields such as government contractors, defense industry contractors, and law enforcement agencies, as well as many other private companies…

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Tips to Hire for Clearance Jobs Faster

Your Expertise and Solutions Are Right Here Filling clearance jobs will always be more challenging than ‘regular’ hiring. What should you be doing to fill your clearance jobs quick and with quality? There are many factors working against you, including: First, the tech skills shortage leaving only 29% of regular tech companies with the IT…

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Am I Being Paid Enough with My Clearance?

The Factors to Consider If you have clearance for clearance jobs, your skills are highly valuable to many employers. The question is, how much should you be paid for your clearance? Applying for clearance takes commitment – so you want to make sure that you’re landing the highest-paying clearance jobs you can achieve. 46% of…

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TECHEAD Spotlight – Kendal Mattox

Kendal Mattox Staffing Coordinator, TECHEAD  Kendal Mattox is Staffing Coordinator at Techead, responsible for onboarding new hires. Since working for TECHEAD, Kendal has lived in 3 different states: Virginia (Richmond and Chesapeake), Georgia (Kennesaw) and now Alabama (Ashland).   How long have you worked at TECHEAD and what do you like most about working here?…

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What Skills Should You Be Hiring Art Directors For?

The Staple Ingredients to Your Hire Search You need skilled Art Directors to join your creative team – perhaps to onboard permanently, or to oversee a project. Title aside, do you know who it is you’re really looking for? Your hiring strategy must begin with knowing what skills you must seek, attract, and identify in…

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TECHEAD Spotlight – Chris Duhaime

Chris Duhaime Recruiter, TECHEAD  Based in Hampton Roads, Va., Chris Duhaime is a Recruiter at Techead, where he is responsible for finding the best candidates for IT and creative positions. How long have you worked at TECHEAD? I started at Techead in early June, so just a few weeks.   What led you to work…

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How Not to Turn Up for a Virtual Interview for Creative Jobs

The Don’ts, the Dos, and the How-Tos You’re searching for creative jobs, and followed all our tips to find the right job for your career. But when you’re invited to interview virtually, you feel apprehensive. You have questions about how to present yourself virtually. Feeling nervous and unsure can dampen your ability to showcase your…

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