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Did I Get the Job – The Waiting is the Hardest Part

You nailed your interview. Cheers. Applause. You left with bright eyes and a smile, secure that you’ll be the chosen one for that position. You treated yourself to a nice lunch to celebrate, and then returned home to wait for the call.  And waited, and waited, and…waited.  The only call to break the monotony was [...]

Tips for Keeping Motivated at Work in the Summer

As the daily temperatures rise and cook-outs and trips to the beach become part of the weekend plans, our ability to be stay focused at work tends to diminish. Maybe we regress to when we had summers off as school children, or perhaps it’s just our desire to be soaking up some rays—either way, the [...]

The Do’s and Don’ts of a Light Industrial Resume

Whether you are seeking administrative or industrial opportunities, a resume is an absolute must – it gets your foot in the door for interviews! Many employers won’t even consider meeting you if you don’t have one. If you are an industrial worker who has never written a resume before, the resume-writing process can seem particularly [...]

What to Avoid in Your Job Search

There’s no doubt about it - job hunting can be stressful. If you are currently seeking employment, we’d like to offer you a few tips in the “Don’t Do This” category that will hopefully make your job search a little easier and more successful. Here are a few DON’Ts for job seekers: Don’t take rejection [...]

Job Interview Myths – Debunked!

‘Doing your job’ is what you want to do. Before you get to ‘do your job’, you’ll go through an interview process. Interviews can be stressful and intimidating. Who isn't nervous during a job interview? We can help. It’s what we do. There are common myths about the interview process that we can dispel here [...]

Job Searching After Unemployment

...Strategies to Help You Get on the Right Track Yes, searching for a job is stressful. But searching for a job while being unemployed is more stressful – and sometimes more of a struggle. With the added issues that Covid-19 has presented, it’s a lot. It’s. A. Lot. We hear it, we understand it, and [...]

Online Resources to Sharpen Your Skills

Our economy is being challenged in ways that continue to test the mettle of our hearty New Englander condition. Facing fickle weather is one thing – we’re born and raised to do that; when that’s combined with a worldwide pandemic, it’s pretty clear that this is a true test of what we’re made of.  This is a true ‘one-two’ punch! If you’ve found yourself in a situation that gives you time at home that you hadn’t planned on, at Masiello Employment we’re [...]

2020-05-06T11:39:27-04:00April 23rd, 2020|Categories: Blog, Career Essentials, Job Search|Tags: , , , , |

How you doin’? The Pandemic Chronicles

When you contact us at Masiello Employment, we are offering phone & video interviews/meetings during this time of social distancing. It works, and we’re delighted to be able to have rapidly shifted into a different platform and continue doing what we love to do. This is an example of the “what” we’re doing to continue [...]

Zoom Security – Known Risks and What You Can Do to Stay Safe

As part of the Leddy Group Company, we at Masiello Employment are fortunate to work with and receive technical support from our in-house Tech Support Team. With the onslaught of online/remote meetings, our Tech Support Team has busily been reviewing and monitoring the new (to many of us) forms of communication for the sake of [...]

Top 5 Reasons to Consider Temporary Jobs

We’re all in this together. Social distancing is real and for now, it’s here to stay. What can you do when you find yourself in a new circumstance that none of us could plan for? We at Masiello Employment don’t have all the answers, but we know employment. And we do have openings, and we [...]