SmartTalent - Ready to Make a Career ChangeIf you are thinking about changing jobs, or even changing career fields, the transition can be intimidating. You’ll need to build a new professional network, prepare your resume, find out about the industry, and get your name in front of the people who do the hiring in your desired position. All of this can be stressful and a big challenge… but it’s a rewarding challenge which will be worth it in the end if you can find your dream job.

The good news is, transitioning to a new job or even a new industry is a lot easier of you have a partner to help. Staffing professionals with insight into the industry can help you to identify what you need to know and make it possible for you to get your foot in the door in your chosen profession. You benefit by getting help with your career transition from a staffing service because:

  • A staffing service can help you build your resume. When you want a better job or to work in a different field, you’ll need to get some experience and develop the skills that hiring managers are looking for. Often, working temp jobs is the best way to do that. Employers may be more willing to hire you on a temporary basis; you can make connections and put the temp positions you’ve held on your resume. Not only that, but a good temp job can sometimes turn into a full-time job if you impress your boss.
  • A staffing service knows the industry. When you want to break into an entirely new industry or get a better job with a top company in your field, you may not know exactly where to start. A staffing service understands what hiring managers in your chosen profession are looking for and can help you to mold yourself into the ideal candidate for your desired position. 
  • A staffing service can help you to make connections. Staffing services know who is hiring, who is willing to take a chance on someone new to the industry, and what companies are good places to work. You can tap into the network of the professional staffing firm to find great opportunities.

SmartTalent has helped many clients with their job search as they transition to a new position or a new field altogether. If you’re looking for rewarding and engaging work in Kirkland, Lynwood, Renton, or surrounding areas, our staffing professionals are here to help you. Give us a call today to find out how we can help make getting a new job easier than you imagined.

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