Entries by Patrice MacMillan

6 Fall Job Search Musts

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald There’s something about fall that gives the impression of new beginnings. I think it starts when you’re young and you have to get ready for back to school. It was one of my favorite things – getting set for […]

The Ultimate Guide To Organizing Your Career

The internet is a wealth of resources that will help you with everything from changing your oil to developing your career. If you’re anything like me, you find yourself reading a random article that says everything you’ve been looking for. Whether it’s an insightful quote or a list of powerful resume words – you have […]

JSG NE Sponsors Mulligans For Mikey Golf Outing

On Friday, September 9th, our Northeast team sponsored a four man scramble golf outing in honor of Autism Awareness. Mulligans for Mikey, which was held at Rock Manor Golf Course in Wilmington, Delaware, was hosted by the family of Mikey Dougherty and will benefit Elwyn’s After School Program and Summer Therapeutic Camp.

How To Work With A Recruiting Firm

Partnering with a recruiting firm can be one of the best decisions your company makes when needing to make a critical hire. However, many companies have a lot of questions going into it. How can we make this a successful relationship? What part do I play? Is this going to work? Worry not. We’re breaking […]

5 Interview Fails That Will Make You Look Unprofessional

You’ve landed the interview and you’re super qualified, so your job here is done right? Not so fast. Even the most experienced interviewees still make little mistakes that knock their credibility. Avoid these five fumbles to let your qualifications and experience speak for themselves during your interview! Showing up late. As the popular saying goes, […]

JSG Named To Two Elite Staffing Lists

We are honored to formally announce that Johnson Service Group (JSG), has again been placed on two elite lists from Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA): 2016 Largest Staffing Firms in the United States and 2016 Fastest Growing Staffing Firms in the United States. This is the third consecutive year that JSG has been recognized by SIA. […]

Welcome to Our New Website!

JSG is so excited to welcome you to our new website! We are proud to have partnered with Well Dressed Walrus to develop a new, mobile-friendly interface that will make your interactions with us even easier. Explore to see what we’ve been up to, including a fresh design, new functionality, and exclusive content. Here are […]

Resume 101

When you’re in the business of recruiting like we are, you get to know your way around a resume. We’ve seen it all… the good, the bad, and the boring. Ultimately, it’s your personal marketing tool and it’s how you promote yourself before meeting with a prospective employer. (Read: it’s important!) So, we wanted to […]

Ask These Questions At Your Next Job Interview

  There seems to be a lot of pressure on the end of an interview when the interviewer asks “So, do you have any questions for us?” Even job interview experts have frozen and replied with a meek “Nope, I think you’ve answered them all!” But job seekers are thinking about this all wrong. This […]

10 Typical Interview Questions & How To Answer Them

Every company and interviewer has a different style and approach. The one constant across all interview techniques is the fact that you will, at some point, be asked some questions. And while it’s impossible to predict exactly which questions you will encounter, we’ve gathered some of the basics to help you prepare. Tell me about […]