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Economic Forecast Summary for 2017

by Kim Raynor Happy New Year! As we welcome 2017, many of us will take the time to reflect on our past year so that we can make organizational strategic plans for the future. At Accuro, we know how valuable it is to have current...

How to Lose Your Candidate in 10 Minutes

In recent blogs we’ve shared mistakes candidates make that cost them their job offers.  However, filling a position requires  a 50/50 partnership, which is why we also wanted to share some of the classic mistakes companies make that cause them to miss out on top-notch...

How to Lose Your Job Offer in 10 Minutes: Part II

Last week we shared mistakes candidates make that can cost them their job offer; this week we wanted to continue to ensure your success by sharing with you slipups to avoid during the interview. Mistake #1:  Not asking the right questions Before an interview it is crucial...

How to Lose Your Job Offer in 10 Minutes

As a talent acquisition firm our team has reviewed thousands of resumes and cover letters over the years. Throughout that time there have definitely been candidates who have stood out from the crowd, but not necessarily in the way you may think… As a new year...

5 Tips for Mastering Any Interview

Ask any candidate applying for a job what they fear the most and they will most likely tell you the interview. It is common to get nervous, second-guess yourself, or even feel under-qualified during the interview process. If you were strategic in your job search and...

Emotional Intelligence: A Factor in Predicting Employee Performance

When interviewing and selecting candidates hiring managers are looking for top talent; this means candidates who are educated, have experience and possess the skills that will make them successful in their new job. However, hiring a top performer is more than just a match in background...

Our Own Melting Pot – Diversity in the Triangle

The Triangle Business Journal recently announced that Wake County is projected to pass 1 million residents within the next month and that people are continuing to move here at a rate of 62 people per day. In fact people are moving here not only from all...

Why A Leader’s Community Engagement is Important

In today’s dynamic business landscape, leaders are challenged with balancing an abundance of activities and critical success factors. Whether leading a team of employees, managing the company’s financial health or overseeing the organization’s branding or marketing activities, leadership requires the ability for one to keep...

How to Graduate WITH a Job Offer

As a recent college graduate who works at a professional staffing company it is an eye-opening experience to reflect over the last year and see the difference between the actions my peers took who received job offers and the actions of those who are still...

The market for talent is heating up. Don’t be left in the cold.

For the past several years, the hiring market has been chilly with the exception of a few sectors that remain hot no matter what. Our recruiters are seeing multiple offers for candidates as they have more choices than they have in the past few years. Candidates...

How to be every recruiter’s dream candidate

I have worked with thousands of candidates over the years, literally – thousands. And there are just some candidates that you love working with. If you want to be one of those candidates that recruiters love to work with – which easily translates to getting...