ZipRecruiter https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog Employment Tips, Tricks, & Trends Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:26:17 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=176 How to Write a “Cold Inquiry” Email https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/how-to-write-a-cold-inquiry-email/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/how-to-write-a-cold-inquiry-email/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:28:22 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12932 Don’t wait for a job to come to you; seek it out by researching companies where you’d like to work. Once you have a list, you’re ready to start emailing.

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When Should You Hire a Dedicated HR Staffer? https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/when-should-you-hire-a-dedicated-hr-staffer/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/when-should-you-hire-a-dedicated-hr-staffer/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 01:16:33 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12935 In many small businesses the owner takes care of HR functions such as posting job openings, interviewing, hiring. When should they hire a dedicated HR pro?

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It’s Never too Soon to Look for an Internship https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/its-never-too-soon-to-look-for-an-internship/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/its-never-too-soon-to-look-for-an-internship/#comments Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:29:16 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12927 Internships have become one of the key ways that companies hire, so they shouldn’t be taken for granted. Wait until the last minute and you might lose out.

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These Are the Best College Towns to Find a Job https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/these-are-the-best-college-towns-to-find-a-job/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/these-are-the-best-college-towns-to-find-a-job/#comments Mon, 23 Feb 2015 21:46:48 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12901 Looking for a job in a college town? These are the twenty best college town job markets in the U.S. according to our latest data.

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The Right Way to Send Cold Call Recruiting Emails https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/the-right-way-to-send-cold-call-recruiting-emails/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/the-right-way-to-send-cold-call-recruiting-emails/#comments Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:43:58 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12897 When emailing candidates, also known as cold-call email recruiting, the message that you convey and the information you present is critical.

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Should You Agree to an Employment Trial Period? https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/should-you-agree-to-an-employment-trial-period/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/should-you-agree-to-an-employment-trial-period/#comments Thu, 19 Feb 2015 19:11:36 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12868 At some point in your career you might be offered a job on a trial basis, with the possibility of it turning into a permanent position. Should you take it?

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How to Hire on a Trial Basis https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/how-to-hire-on-a-trial-basis/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/how-to-hire-on-a-trial-basis/#comments Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:45:03 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12872 The advantages of hiring on a trial basis include giving employers a chance to "try before you buy". Here's how to set up a trial period for your new hires.

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How to Rehearse for a Job Interview https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/how-to-rehearse-for-a-job-interview/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/how-to-rehearse-for-a-job-interview/#comments Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:07:39 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12686 It’s never a good idea to go into a job interview expecting to wing it, so make it easy on yourself and rehearse what you’re going to say.

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The Best Cities for Healthcare Jobs Right Now https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/the-best-cities-for-healthcare-jobs-right-now/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/the-best-cities-for-healthcare-jobs-right-now/#comments Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:58:33 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12822 The healthcare sector continues to add jobs, but there are big differences depending on location. These cities have the best job markets for healthcare.

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Work: A Love Story in Famous Quotes https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/work-a-love-story-in-famous-quotes/ https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/work-a-love-story-in-famous-quotes/#comments Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:59:44 +0000 https://www.ziprecruiter.com/blog/?p=12816 in honor of the jobseekers out there this Valentine’s Day, here are famous quotes about the special love between a man or woman and their job.

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