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The Professional Alternatives blog is your one-stop destination for staying up-to-date on the latest news and trends in recruiting, staffing, and human resources. This ranges from new laws, hiring tips, career advice, and industry insights that you can use to hire top talent or land your next dream job. Learn from Professional Alternative's hiring experts so you can build a team of top-performing employees, grow in your career, or find your dream job!

2020 Top Job Search Apps

Top 5 Best Job Search Apps for 2020

No matter what you’re into or what part of your life you need to optimize, there’s probably an app that will help. From fitness to...
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8 Accounting Interview Questions to Ask

In the effort to optimize your interviews, shortlist more effectively, reduce your time-to-hire, work like a true accounting recruiter, you need to ask your accounting...
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2020 Best Marketing Conferences

Attending one of the 2020 best marketing conferences can be a real investment in your career and can serve as one of the best networking...
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Professional Alternatives Renovates Houston Head Office to Accommodate Growth and Better Serve Clients

HOUSTON, TX -- January 20, 2020 Professional Alternatives, an award-winning Texas recruiting and staffing agency, recently celebrated the completion of a major renovation of their...
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4 Ways to Salvage an Interview Gone Wrong

Your stomach drops to the floor. Your palms get sweaty. You begin to ramble incoherently, or worse, can’t come up with anything to say at...
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4 Ways to Salvage an Interview Gone Wrong

Your stomach drops to the floor. Your palms get sweaty. You begin to ramble incoherently, or worse, can’t come up with anything to say at...
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How Long Should Your Resume Be, According to 25 Experts

Some would say that there’s no standard resume length that works for everyone. After all, some people have more years of work experience, while others...
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IT talent: 6 signs your star talent may leave

10 power moves for IT talent retention Don’t wait until you see the waning signs. Adopt these power moves to keep your best employees happy...
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Messed up in a job interview? Here’s how to recover

Your stomach drops to the floor. Your palms get sweaty. You begin to ramble incoherently, or worse, can’t come up with anything to say at...