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Headway Acquires New York Hospitality and National Event Staffing Business

Headway Workforce Solutions is excited to announce the acquisition of the New York hospitality and national event staffing business from Shiftgig! Through acquiring staffing business from Shiftgig, Headway adds Event Staffing to its already robust, nationwide offerings and expands its Hospitality footprint into the New York market. Headway will continue to use Deploy, Shiftgig’s software… Read more »

3 Tips To Making A Successful Job Change

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An effective job application must be customized to the opportunity to be found in the applicant tracking system, so applying for jobs can take a substantial amount of time. But, even if you’re happily employed at a stable company, or just landed a new position, there’s still plenty you can do to make your next job search easier.… Read more »

Project Spotlight: National Survey of Family Growth

As a trusted data collection partner, Headway supports studies on a wide range of topics. We are especially honored when we are able to work on a project that impacts positive social change. Recently, Headway provided field interviewers for the National Survey of Family Growth which collects information on family life, marriage and divorce, pregnancy, infertility, use… Read more »

Top Reasons Companies Choose RPO

What is RPO? Recruitment Process Outsourcing, or RPO, is one of the most in-demand services available on the market today. Recruitment Process Outsourcing means contracting out your organization’s recruitment function to an outside company. From construction companies to manufacturers, banks to retail chains, and insurance companies to utilities, businesses in many industries choose RPO. So, why… Read more »

How to Answer Tough Interview Questions

The interview is undoubtedly one of the most unnerving steps of the job search process. Luckily, one way to calm yourself and be prepared is by knowing what’s in store and crafting smart replies to tough interview questions in advance. 1. Tell me about a time you overcame an obstacle? if you’re like most interviewees,… Read more »

The Power of Persistence

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The Importance of Persistence “Impossible is just a word people use to make themselves feel better when they give up.” Dreams are tricky. On the one hand, a dream provides a goalpost for you to direct all your effort and aspirations toward. On the other hand, achieving your dream is not typically an easy task. There’s… Read more »

Writing Winning Job Descriptions

In today’s booming job market, job seekers have a lot of opportunities and jobs to choose from. They’re also busy and worried about making the right career choice. Your job ad is the first glimpse a job seeker gets into your company and it needs to be an appealing one! Writing a winning job description… Read more »

Improve Your Monday Mood

Does the start of the week trigger anxiety, sadness, or overwhelming stress? According to a recent survey by Monster, 77% of Americans suffer from Monday morning blues. In fact, 76% of people start feeling the Monday morning blues on Sunday! Even if you love your job, but especially if you don’t, the Monday morning blues are… Read more »

Proven Strategies for Recruiting Top Talent

From manufacturing to research, the demand for skilled employees is at an all-time high, and companies can struggle to attract, recruit, and retain top talent. Job openings are at a 17 year high, and the unemployment rate is a low 3.9 percent. It’s no surprise that the competition for talent is fierce. However, not all companies can dedicate… Read more »

Is Your Resume Being Ignored?

You spent hours applying to jobs but haven’t heard anything back from the hiring managers. You feel like your resume is being ignored. Here are a few reasons why your resume may have fallen to the bottom of the stack. 1. Your resume isn’t tailored Submitting the same resume to every job posting is not… Read more »