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Why Choose Managed Services for Creative and Digital Hiring Needs

Time to read: 5 minutes

Is managed services staffing the right move for your hiring needs? Summary:
– Understanding what Managed Services is and how this type of staffing fits into a company’s hiring plans.
– What are the benefits of managed services and why should companies choose this avenue over traditional outsourcing?
– Managed services are very suitable for marketing and creative technology departments.

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The Best TED Talks for Inspiration and Overall Well-Being

Time to read: 2 minutes

Summary of the Best TED Talks:
– An all-up, digestible list of some of the best TED Talks gathered by the Profiles team as an employee engagement initiative.
– TED Talk Topics include finding your potential, work-life balance, asking “what do I want,” better sleep, and much more!
– Sharing in hopes of brining light and inspiration during these times of uncertainty and beyond.

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Championing Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

Time to read: 3 minutes

Inclusion in the Workplace Summary
– Inclusion in the workplace is the follow-through of diversity efforts. It is one thing to hire diverse, but it is another to act on it.
– Simply put, creating a diverse and inclusive workplace is good for business.
– How to be a truly inclusive workplace and what needs to take place for a company to be successful.

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Tried and True Creative Resume Tips to Get Hired

Time to read: 5 minute read

Creative Resume Tips Summary:
– A resume as a creative professional is another way to showcase your eye for design, even though it is highly recommended to create in Microsoft Word.
– If your resume is poorly formatted or missing key elements, employers may skip over you, or worse, you will be overlooked by the ATS.
– There are many simple creative resume tips to follow to ensure you feel confident applying to jobs and walking into interviews.

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5 Reasons You Should Listen to Music While Working

Time to read: 4 minute read

The Benefits of Music for Productivity Summary:
– You would be hard-pressed to find someone who does not like some type of music.
– Music has many powers, and here, we discuss the power of music for productivity.
– Studies have shown the efficacy of music for factors that contribute to productivity, such as motivation, memory, and more!

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Workplace Mental Health is the Key to Employee Engagement

Time to read: 3 minutes

Workplace Mental Health Summary:
– Mental health is the ability to cope and thrive as a productive member of society through the normal stresses of life.
– Workplace mental health is very seldom discussed but a key factor in employee engagement and success of the company.
– Addressing and taking care of our own mental health through acts of self-care (list included).

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Video Conferencing Etiquette

Video Conferencing Etiquette: 15 Tips To Share Before Your Next Meeting

Time to Read: 10 minutes

– 15 tips to share with your video conference attendees prior to your next virtual meeting.
– When to use video conferencing over instant messaging, emails, or phone calls.
– Tips to drive engagement without going over time.
– Follow-up best practices that hold accountability and hit deliverable deadlines.

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COVID-19 creative and marketing job market report

COVID-19: Creative and Marketing Job Market Report

Time to read: 8 minutes 

COVID-19 Creative and Marketing Job Market Report Summary
– Are companies and HR personnel still moving forward with hiring plans? 
– Are job seekers still searching for jobs? 
– How will budget cuts and layoffs affect the market? 
– How secure do employees feel in their current positions? 
– What is expected in a universally remote work environment? 

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Creating Remote Work-Life Balance Amid COVID-19

Time to read: 6 minutes

Summary of Creating Remote Work-Life Balance During COVID-19:
– Working from home is one, solid way to achieve work-life balance, but with that comes the trouble of deciphering when work ends and home begins.
– Tips for creating harmony with strictly enforced remote work and COVID-19 quarantine situations are explored as we focus on what we can control.
– Dedicated workspaces, rituals, time blocking, and more to ensure a healthy remote work-life balance.

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Infographic: Profiles Onboarding Process

This article was originally posted on 4/25/2016. Updates to the below infographic were made 8/6/2019. Congratulations! You got the job, and you’ve accepted the offer. Now what? Profiles is here with this handy checklist, laying out the Onboarding Process to ensure a smooth transition into your new position. Use the below infographic as your guide […]

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Emotional Intelligence 2.0 in the Workplace

Studied, presented, and written by Profiles Operations Manager, Jordan Posey Emotional intelligence (EQ) has become a hot topic for business leaders in the last year or so. In my five years of working at Profiles, I’ve heard our President & CEO, Joe Gambino, mention the term numerous times, making him way ahead of the curve […]

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Top Tech Staffing Articles to Fuel 2017

As a kick off to 2017, we want to share our reflections of 2016 recruitment strategy successes. The goal is to share what others in your space are engaging with in an effort to help with your approach in hiring technical positions this year. Utilize these top tech staffing articles to help formulate your 2017 recruitment […]

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Job Hunting Tips for the Digital Age [INFOGRAPHIC]

Digital job hunting tips to get you noticed online! Did you know, LinkedIn profiles utilizing the ‘skills’ feature are 13 times more likely to be noticed? Did you know, hiring managers know if they want to hire you within the first 90 seconds of a video interview? Let’s break down the statistics of how hiring […]

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Benefits of Being a Contractor [INFOGRAPHIC]

Contract positions hold many benefits for both employees and employers. As companies leverage contractor expertise, the consultants gain diverse industry experience while earning top dollar. The number of contractors stands at a record high of 2.8 million people. So why should you consider joining this ever-growing group? Download a PDF Version Growth Opportunities and Experience Many full-time […]

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Writing an Engaging and Optimized Job Description

A position is open at your company. The search for the right candidate is on. Where do you begin? Searching for and hiring the right candidate all starts with the job description. As one of the first things on the list, the job description is crafted to attract the right audience and accurately present the responsibilities of the […]

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