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What is the Form I-9 and Why is it Important?

Anyone who has either been hired for a job or hired someone for a job knows that the process of getting a new employee on board requires a large amount of paperwork. The I-9 form is one of the most important forms that an employee and employer fill out. To help you understand why the… Read more »

Want to Start a Side Gig? Here Are a Few Things to Consider

What is the “gig economy”? If you’ve never heard the term, “gig work” or “gig economy”, it’s basically just a fancy term for contract or freelance work. It’s generating a lot of buzz these days because it’s estimated to comprise roughly 43 percent of the workforce by 2020. Whether you’re trying to save a little… Read more »

How to Answer: Why Should We Hire You?

What’s the best way to answer when the interviewer asks why they should choose you over another candidate who has the same qualifications? Standing out in your job search is crucial, but it’s also hard. The truth is, a lot of people are just as qualified as you when it comes to comparing resumes. When a hiring… Read more »

The Value of Video Interviewing

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There is no doubt that video interviewing is a game-changer for modern recruitment. There are so many benefits of video interviews including giving recruiters better ways to quickly assess a candidate’s focus, confidence, skill, and overall experience levels. Video interviewing is the process of conducting an interview by utilizing video technology. There are two common… Read more »

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Applying for a Job

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In this very competitive job market, job seekers need to stay focused and bring their “A game” to every opportunity they pursue. Carelessly submitting resumes to hundreds of online job postings won’t get your far. So, before you spend another minute filling out yet another online job application, ask yourself these questions before applying to… Read more »

How to Answer the Most Daunting Interview Question

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“So, tell me about yourself.” A seemingly simple, but daunting question that almost every interview starts with. How much should you share? How can you relate your experiences to the job? This is not an invitation to recite your entire life story or even to go bullet by bullet through your resume. Instead, it’s your… Read more »

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 »