Entries by Patrice MacMillan

5 COVID Questions To Ask At Your Next Interview

It’s important that you show up to any interview with a few great questions at the ready. However, in today’s day and age, those questions may look a little bit different. There’s no doubt that the Coronavirus pandemic is on everybody’s mind. And that doesn’t change just because you’re looking for a new job! If […]

These Jobs Will Be Hiring Like Crazy In 2021

There’s no denying that the job market is volatile right now. However, with a COVID vaccine making the rounds, families, and businesses settling in to “the new normal,” and hope on the horizon, many people are feeling optimistic about hiring. In fact, 2021 could be one of the best years for hiring in recent history. […]

January 2021 Anniversaries & New Hires

January 2021 JSG Anniversaries Congratulations to all of our employees with January anniversaries. We appreciate your dedication to JSG and all of your hard work. Please join us in celebrating our tenured staff this month! 36 Years Special recognition goes to our CEO, Dale Slater, who is celebrating 36 years with JSG this month. Thank […]

Your Modern Salary Negotiation Guide

Historically, salary negotiations have been pretty straightforward. The employer offers a salary, you counteroffer, they accept or decline. However, a modern salary negotiation is much more nuanced. Harvard Business Review (HBR) explains, “As with other dealmaking, career negotiations should not be solely about getting as much as you can. The best negotiators generate mutually beneficial solutions through […]

Top 5 Hiring Trends for 2021

As we kick off the new year, many hiring managers are planning their hiring strategy for 2021. While this is difficult for many in a standard year, there is more uncertainty than ever now. To help you prepare, we’re sharing the top five hiring trends for 2021. Safety & wellness On the tails of the […]

Job Search Resolutions For 2021

As we approach the new year, it’s the season for making resolutions. And for millions of Americans, their goal for 2021 is to get a new job. We thought we could assist in your job search by helping you craft resolutions for landing the next step in your career. Here are five resolutions to jump […]

Happy Holidays From All Of Us At JSG!

2020 has been a challenging year for most of us, which makes this season feel a little extra special this year. The best part of the holidays is remembering those who make them meaningful. To celebrate, we had our employees throughout North America share how they’re getting in the holiday spirit. Please join us in […]

Hiring Resolutions For The New Year

Ah, the new year. A chance for a fresh start, a time to implement changes, and an opportunity to reflect on what hasn’t worked in the past and how we can improve. Everyone loves to make new year’s resolutions to improve in the new year. And this year, we’re sharing the best hiring resolutions you […]

2021 Resume Must-Haves

If one of your new year’s resolutions is to secure a new job, know that it is a dog-eat-dog world out there. The job market is more competitive than ever, and employers are faced with difficult decisions when it comes to hiring people for their team. In order to set yourself apart, you must make […]