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…

How to Ace a Group Interview

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You’re experienced with one-on-one interviews. You’ve been to a few panel interviews. But now a potential employer wants to schedule you for a group interview. What is it – and how do you prepare? First, as one of the leading Charlottesville employment agencies, Adams & Garth can tell you that group interviews are a different animal entirely…

Writing a Great Cover Letter…When You Don’t Have Experience

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The purpose of a cover letter is to explain why you’re interested in the job – and why you’d be a good fit for it. But what if you don’t have a ton of (or any) experience to tout in your cover letter? How do you show you’d excel in the position? Rather than saying…

Getting Ready for Round 2: How to Ace Your Second Interview

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Getting a call back for a second interview means you are a serious contender for the job. Congratulations! But that might leave you wondering what to expect during the subsequent interview, including what kinds of questions you’ll be asked, what topics will be covered, and whom you’ll be meeting with. With that in mind: How…

How to Get a New Job at Your Old Employer

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You’re looking for a new job when you come across a posting that sounds ideal. But then you realize one potential sticking point – it’s with your past employer. Should you skip over it, or apply anyway? As one of the leading employment agencies in Central Virginia, Adams & Garth knows if you left your past…

Hiring Managers Want Results! Here’s How to Promote Yours on Your Resume

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As one of the top employment agencies in Central Virginia, Adams & Garth knows when an employer is looking to hire, they want to know what sets you apart as a candidate. One way to stand out in a sea of other job candidates applying for the same opportunity is to showcase your achievements using…

What to Do When a Job Offer Gets Pulled

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You’ve finally found a great job opportunity. But a week before you’re supposed to start, you get a call from the HR manager at your new company. The job offer has been put on hold. What should you do? Do you wait around until they’re ready to bring you on board? Or do you cut…

How to Stand Out at Work – and Get Promoted

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You have a job you love, so you don’t need to focus on your career, right? Wrong. As one of the leading employment agencies in Central Virginia, Adams & Garth knows if you want to progress and move forward at work, there are steps you need to take to ensure the higher ups notice you. What…

How to Research Potential Employers – Before You Say “Yes” to an Offer

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When you’re looking for a new job, you want to know what it’s like to work at a company before you accept an offer. You’ll find out some details about a potential employer during the interview process. But what can you do to dig deeper, uncover any red flags, and find the company that’s truly a great…

Sloppy Mistakes That Are Killing Your Job Search

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As one of Central Virginia’s leading employment agencies, Adams & Garth knows you can have the most experience and the strongest skill set. But if you’re making sloppy mistakes on your resume and in your cover letter, then you’re not going to get an interview, let alone the job offer. What are some of the…