Are you considering working with a staffing agency in order to find employment? Staffing agencies can be immensely helpful to those who need assistance getting matched with suitable job opportunities. There are a lot of ways you can optimize your time before meeting with the temp agency; if you consider applying these tips, you can get ahead before you even get your foot in the door. Watch this video here for some tips for partnering with temp job agencies.
First of all, come to the interview having done some research.
You should already know what industries the agency specializes in, and which ones are of interest to you. Be sure to speak seriously and honestly in your interview; the agency can only help you if they know who you are. You can refuse a job is it seems like a poor fit — however, it also pays to keep an open mind. Ask as many questions as you need to in order to have a thorough understanding of the expectations you’ll have to meet.
Finally, be sure you check in with your agency regularly. Communication is always the key to mutual understanding. If your expectations or interests change, be sure they know.