How to Spot a Potential Problem Employee When Hiring

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As one of Staunton’s leading staffing agencies, Adams & Garth knows that job interviews are a stressful process. After all, you have a lot on the line. One poor decision can cost you in the form of productivity and profits. And if you’ve been searching for a new hire for a while, you may be tempted…

Second Interview Coming Up? Here’s What to Expect

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As one of the leading employment agencies in Staunton – and Central Virginia, Adams & Garth knows the hiring process can be a daunting one, with several rounds of interviews. The good news is that if you’ve been asked back for a second interview, it means you’re on the short list to get hired. But how…

12 Questions to Ask an Employment Agency…Before Signing On

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When you’re looking for a new job in Central Virginia, you’re used to being asked a lot of questions. But are you also asking a lot of questions – especially if you’re thinking of signing on with an employment agency? If not, you could wind up at one that’s not the right fit for you.…

6 Tips for Getting Back on Your Feet After a Layoff

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Shocked. Scared. Sad. Angry. As one of the leading employment agencies in Harrisonburg, Adams & Garth knows those are just a few of the emotions that are common with a layoff. Most companies try other cost-cutting measures before resorting to downsizing staff. For you, though, it doesn’t matter. You’re reeling. While the situation might not be in your…

6 Signs to Turn Down a Job Offer

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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Americans ages 25 to 54 spend an average of 8.8 hours per day working. That’s a lot of time to spend at work – and why it’s so important to find a position that’s a good fit for you. However, if you’ve recently been offered a job and…

4 Ways a Staffing Agency Can Help You Save Money

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As one of the leading staffing agencies in Harrisonburg, Adams & Garth knows that hiring is one function that takes a big investment of both time and money. And if you make a hiring mistake, the process gets even more expensive. The good news is there is one step you can take to not only save…

How to Impress Your Boss in a New Temporary Job

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Your upcoming job placement might be temporary. But you’re still a bundle of nerves. Not to worry; as one of Charlottesville’s leading temporary employment agencies, Adams & Garth knows it’s completely normal to be stressed out about any new assignments. The good news is that if you follow the tips below, you can impress your new supervisor and…

What to Do When a Co-Worker Regularly Interrupts Your Work

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As one of the top employment agencies in Culpeper, Adams & Garth knows getting interrupted once in a while is not a big deal and even expected at work. But when you have one particular co-worker in the office who’s regularly interrupting – and thereby distracting you – it can be annoying. That said, you…

11 Job Search Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

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As one of the leading Harrisonburg employment agencies, Adams & Garth knows when it comes to job search advice, there’s a lot out there. Some is good, while other advice should be avoided. But how can you tell fact from fiction? Here’s a look at 11 popular job search myths and the truth behind each one. Myths…

3 Tips for Nailing Your Next Job Interview

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As one of Central Virginia’s leading employment agencies, Adams & Garth knows that getting a job interview is just half the battle. Once you’re actually in one, how do you deliver a top-notch performance? By preparing. Here are 3 tips to help you: Know your strengths. First, take a look at the job description and write down the requirements for…