Author: Katy Davis

An increasing number of companies are using applicant tracking systems to process job applications. As a result, the process is more efficient for recruiters but many applicants continue to follow outdated advice that ends up hurting their chances of getting hired. Learn how to leverage…

The job hunting process has changed drastically over the last decade for both applicants and hiring managers. The job application has moved into online territory thanks to applicant tracking system technology or ATS. This new tool has made the hiring process more efficient than a…

Remote work is attracting more job-seekers looking for greater flexibility and control, yet many potential candidates have unrealistic expectations. LibGig recruiters hosted a webinar last November to address these misconceptions and answer your questions about virtual work. We have put this information together for you…

If you're exploring new career opportunities, moving to a big city is a great option. Metropolitan areas often offer more opportunities and higher salary potentials. LibGig is currently recruiting for multiple research positions in cities, including Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area, and…

What topics would you like to hear from our recruiters? To continue engaging our audience, we want to know what topics and forms of content you want to see from our experienced recruiters. Please complete this 1 minute survey so LibGig can better support your career endeavors.…

In the interest of engaging with the library community, LibGig is reaching out to our Pinhawk audience to ask what subjects you want our recruiters to cover and what mediums are best for you. Please take a moment to complete the following survey so LibGig…

You want to be a legal librarian, you’ve polished your resume, your best suit is pressed and you hold an MLS/MLIS degree. You’re thrilled to get your first interview at a law firm, until reality strikes and you’re hit with panic and self-doubt. What if…

The job search is a long and time-consuming process. But as Kayla Heisler points out in this article, they key is to work smarter, not harder. For tips to make your job hunt more efficient and productive, check out her article for Fairy God Boss, "7…

January is a great time to explore new career opportunities. Most people are fueled by the potential of what the new year can bring and are eager to connect with recruiters and hiring managers. This means that competition is high. Your resume is the first…

Rejection is a part of life, especially when it comes to careers. You can have a great interview and still receive a disappointing email informing you that another candidate was chosen. It's discouraging, but it doesn't have to signify the end of the line. In…