New Year, New Career? Simple Rules to follow in 2015

New Year, New Career?  Simple Rules to follow in Your Career Search  By: Deborah Bruno, President, Direct Sales Recruiting LLC |  Direct HR January 2, 2015 As 2014 comes to a close, we all start to consider all the possibilities in our life that will and can be in the New Year. It is now 2015, Are you considering the possibility of finding a

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Social Media – Personal v. Professional

Social Media – Personal v. Professional By: Deborah Bruno, President, Direct Sales Recruiting/Direct HR December, 10, 2014   Social Media is a great tool that we all use to connect with everyone we know.  We use it to connect, shop, comment, post photos, “like” something to let your circle of friends of their relevancy and let

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How to Post your Profile on LinkedIn

How to Post your Profile on LinkedIn By: Rebecca Couch, National Recruiter / Website Manager, Direct Sales Recruiting, LLC Dec 10, 2014   LinkedIn can be your strongest tool when searching for a new position, but only if you can be easily found by potential employers and recruiters.  Recruiters and employers search LinkedIn daily for

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Resume Tip: Common Resume Writing Misconceptions

Resume Tip: Common Resume Writing Misconceptions By: Rebecca Couch, National Recruiter / Website Manager, Direct Sales Recruiting, LLC Nov 26, 2014 A well written resume can be your ticket to a great position. Unfortunately for many job seekers, there are a lot of misconceptions about resume writing floating around the internet. Some of these so

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Interview Tip: Video Interviewing

Video Interviewing: How to Nail a Video Interview By: Jamie Presley, Senior Account Manager, Direct Sales Recruiting, LLC Nov, 21, 2014 With the ever changing capabilities of technology, forward thinking companies are opting to do video interviews in lieu of face to face interviews. Whether they are using Skype or Go To Meeting, companies are

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Interview Tip: First Interview Do’s and Don’ts

Interview Tip: First Interview Do’s and Don’ts By: Ashley Vigliotti, Account Manager & Senior Recruiter, Direct Sales Recruiting Nov, 17, 2014 First impressions are everything, especially when it comes to interviewing for a new position. Your first impression may be exactly what lands your dream job. The first thing a hiring manager will take note of

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Interview Tip: Dress to Impress

Dress to Impress – Why Your Appearance is Important on an Interview By: Cynthia Wadolowski, Senior Recruiting Manager, Direct Sales Recruiting Nov 14, 2014 Regardless of what anyone says, when someone looks at you, especially the first time, they judge your presentation. Whether you are on a first date, meeting the parents, or on a

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Resume Tip: Contact Information

Resume Tip:  Contact Information By: Deborah Bruno, President, Direct Sales Recruiting/Direct HR Nov 10, 2014   The content information is the first thing Recruiters look for on a resume.  Is your name legible? Is it easy to find?  Make sure when you create your resume you have your name, address and contact information appearing on

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Resume Tips: Resume Horror Stories

Resume Tips: Resume Horror Stories October 31, 2014   The Girl with Three Head Shots A personal touch can go a long way in a resume. Being able to catch the eye of a potential employer or recruiter will speed up a job hunt significantly. There are several ways to do this, but often candidates

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