Automation Personnel Services Featured on World’s Greatest Television

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On May 10, 2016, The World’s Greatest television show announced it had selected Automation Personnel Services to be featured on an upcoming segment as the world’s greatest in the staffing industry. “That’s the best birthday present I could have received,” said Leslie Nordness who was excited the news came on her birthday. Leslie, who is… Read more »

What Can You Do to Become an Attractive Seasonal Job Candidate?

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For those who are specifically seeking out seasonal or temporary work, either as a result of other work arrangements, prior obligations or other personal reasons, there are some factors to consider when determining your effectiveness and attractiveness to a particular employer. Knowing and understanding these caveats, and keeping them in mind during your job hunt,… Read more »

How to Land Your First Job

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Landing your first job can be a confusing, stressful and seemingly impossible task. In a workforce dominated by established companies and highly successful business professionals, it can be difficult for a rookie to gain initial exposure. However, there are a few tips and tricks you can keep in mind to set yourself apart from the… Read more »

What Qualities Help You Stand Out in the Job Search?

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With today’s hiring managers receiving more applications and resumes than ever before, it can be difficult to make yourself stand out during the job search. However, many people don’t realize that hiring managers typically rely on a specific set of standards in order to weed out unqualified candidates and draw attention to those who possess… Read more »

Are You Prepared for a Phone Interview?

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Although many job seekers tend to view phone-based job interviews as a laid back or casual endeavor, this is rarely the case. In fact, many employers conduct initial interviews over the phone as a means of gauging a candidate’s overall personality, demeanor, and attitude. With that in mind, Automation Personnel Services aims to help you… Read more »

Meet Carson: Our First Service Dog Donated to a Veteran through Our Partnership with House of Jordan

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Automation Personnel Services, Inc. has teamed up with the House of Jordan to help our military veterans who suffer from post- traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other effects of military service.  The House of Jordan is a Tennessee-based kennel that breeds exceptional 100 percent West German show line shepherds. These dogs come from a bloodline… Read more »

What Message Is Your Body Language Sending in a Job Interview?

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With over 26 years in the staffing industry, Automation Personnel Services offers insight for applicants and job seekers into what your body language during an interview may say about you and provide tips on how to present your best foot forward at all times. When it comes to getting your foot in the door for… Read more »

What SHOULDN’T You Put on Your Resume?

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If you have been searching for a new job for an extended period of time, you’re probably aware of what to include on your resume. Basic contact information, your chronological work history, and your educational experience are standard. However, with so much emphasis being placed on items to include, some job seekers don’t know that… Read more »

Why You Always Need to Update Your Resume

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The modern resume serves, in many cases, like a manager’s first impression of your skill set, your past achievements, and your accreditations. Although the value of a great resume cannot be stressed enough, it’s important that you take the time to update your resume on a regular basis. While it may seem like a pointless… Read more »

When Do You Lose Your Job? When No One Wants to Work with You

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In a previous blog post, we talked about overcoming mistakes in the workplace to keep your job. However, if you make frequent or recurring errors, or when you maintain a miserable attitude or morale on a day-to-day basis, it’s going to be downright impossible for you to keep a job for any extended amount of… Read more »