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The Importance of Big Data Staffing

Posted on April 11, 2019 by Nick Squires

    You probably use big data in almost every aspect of your business, from identifying your target consumer and the best way to market to them to testing the effectiveness of your logistics and managing your website. You do this with good re …

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Do You Need A Bodyguard? A Deeper Look at Finding the Right Hire.

Posted on December 13, 2018 by Nick Squires

Finding a bodyguard can be a difficult and time-consuming process. You want to find someone who is easy to work with and whose characteristics match your personality since the consequences of hiring the wrong candidate could be significant. Just like h …

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The Office: A Look at the Cost of Wasted Time

Posted on August 13, 2018 by Nick Squires

“I am running away from my responsibilities. And it feels good.” – Michael Scott Whether intentionally or unintentionally, employees in all levels of an organization waste time at work sometimes. Though the impact of the occasional coffee break is smal …

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Smugglers and Scoundrels

Posted on May 10, 2018 by Nick Squires

Hiring new talent isn’t always easy. Finding the right person to fit what your company needs can be tough. Fortunately, The Computer Merchant is here to help. We work to provide IT staffing services to the technology industry across the United States. …

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How To Make Your Cover Letter Stand Out

Posted on October 11, 2017 by Nick Squires

Are you looking for a job? Is your current resume preventing you from getting noticed by potential employers? If you answered yes to either question, pay attention. Writing a cover letter to include with your resume and application could be the differe …

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Having a Rough Time Finding a Job? Here’s how a Recruiting Agency Can Help

Posted on September 19, 2017 by Nick Squires

Job hunting can be difficult and job applications are always more complicated than they need to be. Even after all the work, it takes to submit an application, there’s no guarantee that one will hear anything back from the employer. The whole process i …

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Employee Retention: How To Keep Important Team Members

Posted on August 30, 2017 by Nick Squires

Employee retention is important to the survival of any company. Whenever an employee leaves, it costs the company in time, resources and morale. The manager has to find new talent, which costs time. They need to read cover letters, conduct interviews a …

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Applying For A Receptionist/Office Manager Position? Here are some skills you will need

Posted on August 21, 2017 by Nick Squires

Receptionist jobs allow people to get their foot in the door, network with others in the industry, earn a steady paycheck and work normal hours. It’s rarely thought of as a dream job, but it’s a great opportunity to get to network with a company, or in …

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How Exactly do Staffing Agencies Work?

Posted on July 13, 2017 by Nick Squires

Staffing agencies provide a useful resource to employees and employers alike. Companies like the Computer Merchant offer specialized industry talent to IT companies nationwide. The only problem is that many IT companies do not fully understand what a s …

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How To Nail a Phone Interview

Posted on June 20, 2017 by Nick Squires

  Interviews can be intimidating. You walk into an unknown office to talk to someone you’ve never met about a job you don’t have all while being compared to other candidates who may or may not be more qualified. It can get pretty stressful. A phon …

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