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How to Make Temp Agencies Work For You

Did you know that today's temporary agencies are no longer placing just temporary workers? In fact, many of the larger, sought-after corporations have exclusive contracts with some of these agencies to handle their hiring. At no fee to you, this temp-to-perm employment alternative means finding the right work and the right company easier. Employment agencies can make a smart addition to any successful job search, regardless of your experience level.

Many job seekers, however, unwittingly lower their chances of employment through agencies by making some common mistakes. You can improve your chances of getting an agency to work for you. Follow these simple tips to your success:

Follow the requirements of the agency, continue conducting your job search, and land the job of your dreams. Good luck and happy job hunting.

-Laura DeCarlo
President, Competitive Edge Career Service 1997
www.acompetitiveedge.com