Top 3 Articles of 2014

December 22nd, 2014

Everyone wants a highly coveted accounting position at one of the best firms in the area, but only the best candidates get ahead ─ and we want that to be you! At Accountingpros Recruiting + Staffing, we’re proud to provide you with tips throughout the year to help you land your ideal new job.

Our top three job seeker posts of 2014 are listed below. If you haven’t already had a chance to check them out, don’t forget to do so prior to beginning your job search.

Top 3 Job Seeker Posts of 2014

If you’re planning to start the new year out by embarking on a job search, use these valuable tips to get started:

Looking for a New Job? Clean Up Your Social Media First!

You may not realize it, but your social media activity can significantly impact your chances of getting a new job. It’s important to audit your social profiles to make sure there’s nothing you wouldn’t be embarrassed for a potential employer to see. Enable privacy settings or simply avoid posting anything that doesn’t present you in the most professional manner possible.

Interview Strategies to Increase Your Chances of Getting Hired

Tired of making it all the way through the interview process and not getting an offer? The job market is more competitive than ever, so it’s important to fully prepare for your interview to present yourself as the most competitive candidate. We offer five helpful tips sure to help you make a great impression and convince the interviewer that you’re the best person for the job.

Can Specific Keywords Enhance Your Resume?

Hiring managers receive dozens ─ sometimes even hundreds ─ of resumes for each open position. Many employ the use of resume scanning software to effectively sort through these applications using specified keywords. If your resume doesn’t contain a high enough percentage of these words, it may never even be reviewed. We explained three ways to effectively spot and incorporate these keywords, to ensure you’ll never be passed over.

Want to start 2015 with an exciting new job? Contact Accountingpros Recruiting + Staffing. We offer guaranteed access to more professional accounting job opportunities than any other Northwest employment service!