The NRI Blog

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How To Get Hired In Accounting When You Lack Experience

Posted by & filed under Accounting Staffing.

It’s the thing that haunts a lot of entry level candidates. How can you get experience in accounting if no one will give you a job without experience? But you can get hired, it just takes some creative framing to the experience you already have. What can you do to ensure you get a second…

Providing Better Care By Caring For Yourself

Posted by & filed under Healthcare Staffing.

Have you ever thought, “I know what I should be doing, I’m just not doing it”? It’s a common refrain for those of us who want to get healthier. And when you’re working a stressful job, like a career in healthcare, you know that you will have to take special care of yourself before you…

Recruiting The Older Job Seeker To Add Value To Your Team

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

Age discrimination is a thing, especially in the legal field. With young, new graduates from law school accepting first year jobs, clerkships, and more, why would you consider hiring someone older? There are a lot of benefits to hiring a more experienced employee in your law firm. They bring more to the table, don’t have…

Making The Cut – How To Ace A Phone Interview

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Phone interviews feel like the new normal today. You might have one ahead of a face-to-face interview or it might replace the old-fashioned interview process in some cases. Regardless of how you feel about them, you need to learn to ace them so you can move on to the next stage of hiring. How do…

Improve Your Accounting Departments Efficiency

Posted by & filed under Accounting Staffing.

Accounting is all about the numbers. It is, at its very core, about accountability when it comes to financial decisions and spending at the company level. So how can you make sure that your accounting department is running at peak efficiency to ensure that every aspect of your organizational financial decisions is accounted for? Here…

Avoiding Burnout In Healthcare

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It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is high stress. And burnout can hit anyone within the medical industry at any time in their career. Time demands, long hours, and difficulty with work/life balance can all play a part. How can you tell if you’re actually burned out versus just having a bad day? Here…

Starting A Career In Litigation Support

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Have you thought about a career as a litigation support specialist? Paralegals and legal support professionals handle a lot of the day to day tasks to support lawyers such as maintaining files, legal research, and writing documents. If you want to follow this career path, what do you need in terms of education and skills?…

You Didn’t Get the Job Because You Weren’t the Right Match

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You didn’t get the job offer. The feeling can be devastating after all the work you did to get an interview. But why didn’t they hire you? Most of the time it comes down to whether you’re a fit with the company. What criteria do companies review to determine if you’re a match with their…

Accountants with Leadership Skills are Highly Sought After

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Did you know that accountants who possess leadership skills are more highly sought after than their more timid counterparts? It may not occur to you that interpersonal skills and leadership qualities are as important for someone who works with numbers all day, but there are reasons why leadership skills are desirable. Here are some things…