Why Are You the Best Candidate for the Job?

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A hiring manager has a tough job—but so do you, as a job candidate. The hiring manager must fill an open position with a person who is qualified, will do a great job and won’t exit the company after a few months. And you must convince the hiring manager that this person is you—while a… Read more »

How to Tailor Your Resume for a Specific Opportunity

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So, you’ve found a job you’re excited about! That’s wonderful. The next step is to prepare your resume to help you get the attention of the hiring manager. By shaping your resume for this particular job, you can highlight all your skills and experience that specifically apply—simplifying review for the person reading your resume. By… Read more »

Common Interview Mistakes to Avoid

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There’s no time to be anything but professional at your interview. You’ve spent countless hours networking, job searching and preparing—so you owe it to yourself to be on your toes and ready to roll come interview time. Still, some may unconsciously make mistakes that will kill their best intentions when meeting with a hiring manager…. Read more »

Preparing for Your First Interview with a Recruiter? What to Expect.

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Do you know how to help your recruiter help you? After all, she will be representing you to a client. The more your recruiter knows about you, the better the employment match she’ll be able to make. So when you meet, you need to be prepared with specific information and answers to common interview questions…. Read more »

McGrath Systems Named #1 Executive Recruiters Contingency Search Firm in Philadelphia Region

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BLUE BELL, PA, May 17, 2017 — McGrath Systems ranked number one on Philadelphia Business Journal‘s Executive Recruiters Contingency Search Firms list, recognizing McGrath Systems as the top recruiting firm in the region. This year highlights McGrath’s eighth appearance being featured in the top 10 in the last 10 years. In compiling this year’s list,… Read more »

Looking to Hire Licensed Insurance Agents?

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What makes a good insurance agent? Some might say the best in the industry are high energy and resilient, with excellent people skills. Others might add that the best insurance agents have exceptional customer service abilities and a level head. Regardless, the licensed insurance agents you hire must possess a solid understanding of the product… Read more »