Daley And Associates Blog

Job Hunting Myths Exposed

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August 7, 2017

How much of a job search expert do you think you are? Would you be able to tell the difference between a myth and the correct rules to follow while job hunting? Unfortunately, there are plenty of strategies, rumors, and misconceptions out there about how to find a job.  Let’s expose some of the most common myths of the job...

A Job Hunting Guide for Millennials

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July 28, 2017

Transitioning from a college student to a young professional can be intimidating. We’ve come up with a list of tips to help make this transition smoother! Develop your Network: It’s no secret that millennials are known for their use of different social media networks. Now is the time to make use of all these social media connections and reach...

Self-Branding: The What, the Why, and the How

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June 30, 2017

What is self-branding? Brands dominate our lives whether it comes to clothing, food, cars or any other consumer product. Just like the many brand names that stand out, you too can use branding in our own professional lives to help yourself stand out. This type of branding in known as “self-branding”. Branding yourself is a way to portray your personality and...

The Importance of Body Language

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June 22, 2017

We've all heard the saying, "actions speak louder than words." This concept could not be more true when it comes to interviewing. Body language plays a key role in the messages we are giving and receiving. Although body language is a nonverbal form of communication, it accounts for up to 80% of all interaction. It could be the difference between...

How To Find The Right Company Culture

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May 25, 2017

Finding the right job is more than a matter of matching your skillsets to the position, it is also about finding the right environment and culture fit for your personality. A Company’s culture can be hard to determine from just an interview, so here are a few tips to help you find the right corporate environment:

  1. Know What You Kind of...

Perfect Your LinkedIn Profile

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LinkedIn Profile Blog

April 5, 2017

With over 467 million registered users and a presence in over 200 countries and territories, LinkedIn has become one of the most popular networking sites for professionals and job seekers (About LinkedIn). With such a large user base and reach, it’s essential to create a profile that will set you apart from the crowd. We’ve gathered some expert...

Are Cover Letters Still Important?

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March 22, 2017

cover-letters-important Yes, if used correctly, cover letters can be an extremely important factor to your job application and could even help you get that initial interview. A common misconception about cover letters is that they should be used to repeat your resume. This, however, should NOT be the case! You should use your...

4 Recruiting Trends For 2017

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February 9, 2017


  1. Automation
In 2017 the lengthy personal screening process will be a thing of the past. With all the new artificial technology, automation will become the new norm. Automation will eliminate the human bias of the screening process and will make hiring more cost-efficient, effective, and predictable. In 2017 we will see large...

6 Ways To Up Your Networking Game

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November 7, 2016


Whether you’re looking to change jobs, expand your client base, or make new partnerships, networking is an essential professional skill to have. Unfortunately, for a lot of people the idea of networking is stressful; introducing yourself to complete strangers can seem awkward and forced. For others,...

Straight From The Recruiter’s Mouth: 6 Tips To Ace Your Next Interview

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October 7, 2016

We all know interviewing can be stressful, especially now that soft skills are often times just as important as technical skills and experience. It’s not uncommon for candidates who meet all the job requirements on paper to be passed over for someone who might have less experience but who had better interview skills. Knowing this, I asked our expert recruiting...