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Beginner Marketing Mistakes You Might Be Making

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 29, 2016 11:30:00 AM

Everyone makes mistakes. We think the number one mistake made is believing marketing isn’t important. This is often closely followed by the assumption that you can do it yourself and be successful.

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Best Temporary Staffing Firms: Artisan Talent New York

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 28, 2016 1:00:00 PM

Time Out New York recently featured a list of the best temporary staffing firms to find you work in the big apple. Time Out says New York is one of the best places to live if you want to jumpstart your career.

But when your rent is due, and you want to go shopping in NYC, it’s nice to know you have money in the bank. Before you consider turning your secret talent or hobby into a business of your own, consider sending your résumé to a temp agency. NYC has plenty of staffing resources that can place you in a job for either a week or up to a few months, if needed.

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How To Work With A Recruiter

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 27, 2016 11:30:00 AM


Need help with your job search? You've come to the right place! There's no one better to help with finding a new position than a Recruiter! Recruiters have good insight when it comes to open roles in all kinds of companies. They also have insight into specific talent Hiring Managers are looking for, so you can put your best foot forward in the interview.

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How To Hire A Social Media Manager

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 24, 2016 12:00:00 PM

Hiring the right manager for your social media presence is vital; with the right performance, this manager should be able to reach out to your clients and access new consumers online.

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5 Unique Interview Questions

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 22, 2016 6:30:00 PM

When you run a business, you know how important it is to find employees that complement your existing workforce and support your company’s goals. Behavorial interview questions are great, but sometimes asking questions a candidate has never heard before will help you get to the heart of their personality.

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Types of UX Jobs

Posted by Artisan on Jun 21, 2016 12:00:00 PM

Need to hire some UX Jobs? What type of IT job do you need? A UX designer? Or do you need a UI Developer? Are you not sure? Confused with all the different descriptions and abbreviations for these new digital jobs? Here's a list that might help.

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How Can Small Businesses Attract Big Talent?

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 20, 2016 11:30:00 AM

The competition can be fierce when you're searching for the brightest stars in the creative field. Large companies and ad agencies that offer the best in benefits and salaries can afford to attract top-notch creative teams. But if you're a small business, how can you find resources that are just as talented?

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How To Create a Better Office Environment

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 17, 2016 9:30:00 AM

A position with good pay and benefits is always welcome, but there's more to a job than that. A pleasant working environment is something most people desire. After all, people often spend more of their waking hours at work than they do anywhere else. 

It's no surprise to most employers to learn a pleasant office environment makes for happier employees, but you may not realize optimizing the work environment can create employees who are more productive, creative, and collaborative.

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The Art of Creative Content Curation

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 15, 2016 8:30:00 AM

Have you heard the phrase “content fatigue” yet? We expect you’re going to hear more about it very soon, as the amount of written and video content on the web is fairly overwhelming to the average user. Content fatigue can set in when the volume of information includes too much poorly written or non-useful clutter. It’s information overload on your personal device. Content fatigue causes customers to turn away from the stories you’re trying to tell because of too much fluff and not enough concrete information that they need right now.

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Graphic Designer VS Web Designer: Which One Should I Hire?

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 13, 2016 12:30:00 PM

Wondering what role to hire? Graphic Designer vs Web Designer? It depends on an organization’s current and future needs, the ability to outsource work, and the available budget.

It is quite possible to find Graphic Designers with some web design skills and Web Designers with some graphic design skills. This means, depending on the work requirements, the decision does not necessarily have to be selecting one type of designer over another.

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3 Creative Marketing Ideas to Grab New Clients

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 10, 2016 8:30:00 AM

When you're working on reaching out to clients, you need to be creative. While common ads and interactive Facebook pages can help you talk to your audience, being creative in how you explain and promote your business can help you succeed. Here are a few creative marketing techniques that you may want to implement. 

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Welcome To The Freelancer Economy

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 8, 2016 10:30:00 AM


Freelancers, rejoice! Employers, adjust your hiring!

The new freelancer economy has created a highly mobile, agile workforce that can be deployed at any time. Today’s freelancers are accessible and skilled, available in a variety of industries, and ready to immediately hit the ground running on new projects. Through freelancers, organizations are able to achieve better flexibility and procure the best talent within their industry, without having to commit to supporting a complete, diverse full-time staff.

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Staffing Setbacks: What to Do When Your Employees Are Leaving

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 6, 2016 11:30:00 AM

Losing an employee can cost you thousands of dollars; employee turnover is, for that reason, a serious concern in the business world. What can you do to keep your staff, though, especially if you're finding that people aren't sticking around?

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Interactive Web Design: What You Need To Know

Posted by Kirsten Agnello-Dean on Jun 1, 2016 11:00:00 AM

User Interface Designers are capable of turning your standard-issue website into a bona fide point of online interest. But in order to ensure your website does what you want it to do, and achieves the functionality that you need, you’re going to have to get heavily involved in the decision-making process – which means developing a keen understanding of some of the methodologies involved in interactive web design.

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