Ask a Recruiter: I sent in my resume for a job for which I believe I meet all the criteria. So why hasn’t a recruiter called me?

At The Bagg Group, the first thing we would tell you is, “Please, don’t take it personally.” Of course, we know that’s easier said than done. But here’s why we say it. There are many, many factors that go into every recruitment decision. If we don’t call you for an interview this time, it’s likely… Read more »

Ask a Recruiter: I want to stand out from other job seekers in every way possible. Should I adopt a unique email address that catches attention?

Attention to detail will help you when you apply to staffing agencies, such as The Bagg Group. So pay attention to your email address to make sure it’s working for you, and not against you. Here’s a good list of do’s and don’ts. And if you’re unsure whether your email address is appropriate, play it… Read more »

Ask a Recruiter: Does one typo on my resume put me out of the race for a job opportunity?

At my recruitment agency, The Bagg Group, we know that typos happen, at least an occasional typo can happen. And we won’t delete your resume because of one misspelled word. But many companies might. According to a British study, a staffing agency instantly trashed 94% of 450 resumes because of either spelling mistakes, poor grammar,… Read more »