Candidate Articles

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You Got Your Degree. Now What? Time for the Job Search.

Posted on: February 28, 2019

In just a few months, millions of college students will leave their school days behind when they cross the ceremonial stage to accept their diploma….


What’s Your 5-Year Plan?

Posted on: February 25, 2019

Sometimes it’s hard to think about the future. In fact, many of us feel intimidated by the question: “where do you see yourself in five…


There’s More to a Job Than the Salary

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Scrolling through new job postings, it’s hard not to get excited about positions that advertise high salaries and hourly rates. Who wouldn’t like an increase…


Eric Kean Principal of The Lee Group

Getting to Know Eric Kean, Principal of The Lee Group

Posted on: January 20, 2019

From cutting yards and cleaning out gutters as his first job, to Buster Ball the mascot, to Principal of The Lee Group, leading the executive…


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Hold the Phone!

Posted on: January 15, 2019

On average, it’s estimated that we spend 2.5 hours a day on mobile devices. That equates to nearly 74 hours a month or 888 hours…


Concentrate on your strengths

Take our advice. Read this blog post.

Posted on: January 10, 2019

Everyone needs inspiration, especially when it comes to work. Whether you are looking for an entry-level job or hoping to transition to a new executive…


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New Year’s Resolutions for Job Seekers

Posted on: December 31, 2018

Happy New Year!  For many, Jan. 1 signals a fresh start or new beginning. Though roughly 50 percent of Americans will make resolutions for self-improvement…


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Questions to Ask BEFORE You Accept a Job Offer

Posted on: December 23, 2018

When applying for jobs, it can be easy to get caught up in the moment when you’re offered a position. The euphoric “yes!” that comes…


Getting to Know Dena Alexander, Branch Manager of The Lee Group’s Newport News, Virginia Staffing Office

Posted on: December 3, 2018

You know Dena Alexander as our Branch Manager for The Lee Group’s Newport News office and that she’s passionate about taking a hands-on approach to…


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Don’t Hibernate During the Holidays: Keep the Job Search Going

Posted on: November 29, 2018

Just because it’s the holiday season doesn’t mean you should take a hiatus from your job search. In fact, the end of the calendar year…