Entries by Ariel Evans

How To Leverage Your Athletic Background To Land A Job

Most athletes know that sports are about so much more than winning. When you participate in athletics, you acquire essential life skills and build relationships that last a lifetime. Being an athlete is part of who you are long after you are actively involved in a sport. However, have you ever considered how it can […]

8 Essential Elements To A Great Resume

Now, we know that a successful resume relies heavily on which job you’re applying to, what industry you work in, and of course, the experiences you have to fill it with. However, there are a few crucial things you should include, no matter which industry you’re in. A thoughtful resume is absolutely essential to landing […]

The Millennial Interview Dress Code

Everyone knows that the way you dress for an interview determines a lot about how your future employer views you. In fact, managers form their opinions within the first 90 seconds of meeting you, so greet them with a smile, give them a solid handshake, and of course, dress for success. But first, it’s important to […]

November 2019 Anniversaries and October New Hires

November 2019 Anniversaries Congratulations to all of our employees with November anniversaries. We appreciate your dedication to JSG and all of your hard work. Please join us in celebrating our tenured staff! Atlanta, GA Margaret Allen  – 1 year Blue Bell, PA Mike Adelman – 15 years Steve Harwan – 1 year Haddon Heights, NJ […]

September Anniversaries and August New Hires

September 2019 Anniversaries Congratulations to all of our employees with September anniversaries. We appreciate your dedication to JSG and all of your hard work. Please join us in celebrating our tenured staff! Atlanta, GA Darryl Dixon – 14 years Tina Brumfield– 7 years Knoxville, TN Jeff Rowe – 6 years Stan Crawford – 1 year […]

Construction & Engineering Trends to Look Out for in 2019

What’s Happening in the Construction & Engineering Industry? With the implementation of new technologies, changing practices, and a shift in mindset, the engineering and construction industry faces some major changes in 2019 and beyond. Currently, the construction industry is booming with the employment of over 7.2 million people, an all-time low unemployment rate (1.3% for […]

August Anniversaries and July New Hires

August 2019 Anniversaries Congratulations to all of our employees with August anniversaries. We appreciate your dedication to JSG and all of your hard work. Please join us in celebrating our tenured staff! Atlanta, GA Fred Williams – 9 years Carmen Cabrera – 6 years Michelle Figari – 3 years Annette Rinslo – 2 years Madan […]

August 2019 JOLTS Report: Another 7.3 Million Job Openings

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) latest JOLTS Report showed the labor market stayed extremely consistent from May to June. The number of job openings and hires illustrated little change with job openings remaining at 7.3 million and hires at 5.7 million. With this many job openings and a record-breaking 2.3 percent quit rate, candidates […]

June 2019 Jobs Report

The month of June revealed another strong month in the labor market. Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 224,000, which was 59,000 above economists’ predictions. This is the best job gain since the beginning of 2019. The unemployment rate ticked up slightly at 3.7 percent, with a total of 6 million unemployed in June. The […]

How to Include Numbers in Your Resume

Recruiters look at hundreds of resumes in a single day. So, how are you supposed to stand out in a crowd when employers are only giving your resume a 6-second glance? One of the best practices in crafting a stellar resume includes adding impressive numbers, metrics, and stats. Above all, the visual appeal of numbers catches the eye of recruiters. […]