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Do Recruiters Really Work?

Posted by Artisan on Oct 24, 2017 11:00:00 AM

You’re probably rolling your eyes right now, expecting this post to extol the virtues of working with a Recruiter. But before you move on to your favorite cat video, read our answer to the question in the title of this blog.

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The Leading Resume Trends for 2017

Posted by Artisan on Oct 12, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Whether you are currently hiring for a position or trying to find one, it's in your best interest to find out more about what's considered to be an attractive and professional resume in 2017. Resumes have changed significantly in content and form, especially for those in creative industries.

Here are a few of the major changes. 

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5 Things You Don't Know About Hiring (but Should)

Posted by Artisan on Oct 10, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Interviewing has changed. In the past decade, what employees are looking for and what they can offer have both radically altered.

If you’re currently in a hiring position and looking to build your business, you need to be able to isolate and identify the employees who will be able to work hard and stay.

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Finding Creative Employees in the Digitization Era

Posted by Artisan on Sep 26, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Do you know how to leverage the strengths of human and artificial intelligence when it comes to finding creative employees today?

Marketers use artificial intelligence and bots to gather data that will facilitate more targeted marketing. But did you know that this data, if leveraged correctly, also can help hire creatives more effectively and keep employees longer?

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Careers So Hot Right Now: Motion Designers

Posted by Artisan on Sep 21, 2017 11:00:00 AM

 

Motion design is like oxygen; the discipline is all around us. Motion design or motion graphic design is a digital creative discipline that is one part graphic designer and one part animator. Think graphic design that moves.

Today, motion design is a hot job, because companies are seeking ways to modify their messaging to cut through a very saturated advertising market.

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Guest Blog: 5 Tips for Writing A Great CV

Posted by Artisan on Sep 21, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Do you know how to create a memorable CV (Curriculum Vitae) that will help you stand out among job candidates and attract the attention of the HR manager? Most applicants believe they have done enough to write a perfect CV, but in most cases, their CV is just another one from the list. None of your real skills are pointed out, workplaces and education are mixed, and the person who reads it can hardly understand what position you are applying for.

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Should I Work for a Startup?

Posted by Artisan on Sep 7, 2017 11:02:00 AM

When looking for new opportunities, you may find yourself considering the call of a startup. Startups are extremely alluring — they're often innovative and different, and they promise an exciting and dramatic atmosphere. But they aren't for everyone.

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To Behance or not Behance - Your Online Portfolio

Posted by Artisan on Aug 29, 2017 11:00:00 AM

If you work in a creative field, it’s important to share your work. That’s why Photographers, Graphic Designers, and Copywriters all develop portfolios to showcase their talent. If you’re looking for the next gig, or even if you’re an employer searching for the right talent, an online portfolio is very important to help you decide your next steps.

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How to Hire Great Talent in a Week

Posted by Artisan on Aug 22, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Hiring is tough these days. When you have an opening, the pressure to hire great people can be intense and stressful.

It takes time to find people. It takes time to check out their references. It takes time to figure out if they are a good fit for your team. After all that, you have to negotiate a financial package that works for both of you. The process can take a lot of your precious time. If you don’t act quickly enough, it’s easy to lose top talent to your competitors.

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What You Can Learn About Being an Intern from Samwell Tarly

Posted by Artisan on Aug 15, 2017 11:02:00 AM

Being an intern can be an exciting first step on your road to career success. Of course you hope to gain valuable experience and exposure to help lay the foundation for a long and flourishing career, but often interns find themselves wondering how they can make their internship as successful as possible. Whether you've worked in a professional role before or not, internships are unique and have their own standards to follow. 

If you're about to embark on your own internship, do yourself a favor and take a lesson from Game of Thrones' least likely White Walker slayer: Samwell Tarly.

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