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6 Tips for Transitioning Your Career into a New Sector

  Looking for more than just a new job, but a different career entirely? Morgan Hunter can help. As experienced recruiters in Kansas City, we work with organizations all over the area and understand how career changers like you can get the attention of hiring managers. To help you get started, here are a few tips… Read More »

How to Tell if a Candidate Will Be a Good Fit for Your Team

  You likely know an effective hiring process is an essential component of every successful organization. But did you also know there’s an easy way for you to hone in on the best candidates for your team during the process? It’s called the Big Five – and it’s the gold standard of personality models. According to the… Read More »

Employee Spotlight: Jeff Olson

  Every two weeks, we highlight one of our amazing recruiters so you can get to know the Morgan Hunter team a little bit better. This week we spoke with the Jeff Olson, Senior Recruiter in our Accounting & Finance Division!   What did you do before you were a recruiter with Morgan Hunter? I spent… Read More »

Interview Questions to Evaluate a Candidate’s Initiative and Drive

  All companies want to hire an employee that will be successful in the position, but figuring out a candidate’s drive isn’t always an easy task. As a leading Overland Park staffing services firm, Morgan Hunter knows candidates can present a very different image of who they truly are in a job interview. How do you… Read More »

How to Write a Cover Letter

  For some job seekers, writing a cover letter is a pointless endeavor. But it’s actually one of the most important aspects of any job search. Cover letters are the first thing that many hiring managers see. It can create a positive first impression that encourages someone to read your resume, or it can eliminate… Read More »

What Happens to Your Resume After You Apply for a Job?

  You spend hours seeking out job leads, crafting the perfect resume, and proofreading it again and again. Then you submit it…only to wait, wait and wait some more. What gives – and what exactly happens to your resume after you hit the “send” button? Your resume is screened. As experienced Kansas City recruiters, Morgan… Read More »

Employee Spotlight: Brad Lewis

  Every two weeks, we highlight one of our amazing recruiters so you can get to know the Morgan Hunter team a little bit better. This week we spoke with the Brad Lewis, Senior Recruiter in our Information Technology Division!   What did you do before you were a recruiter with Morgan Hunter? I was a… Read More »

4 Stats to Help You Reevaluate Your Recruitment Strategy

  The hiring landscape has changed dramatically in recent years. Low unemployment and a lack of skilled workers has accelerated competition for talent. As you try to find high-performing professionals for your open positions, it may be time to reevaluate your recruitment strategy. Luckily, LinkedIn just released a report that offers compelling statistics that can… Read More »

5 Podcasts Every HR Manager Should Listen To At Least Once

  Don’t think you have time for professional development? Podcasts make it easy. In fact, as leading Kansas City HR recruiting experts, Morgan Hunter knows you can listen to them anywhere, anytime, as long as you have a tablet or smart phone with you. And the benefits of tuning in are far-reaching, from finding sources of… Read More »