Gen Z Finds Contract Work More Attractive

A new poll reported by Yahoo Finance shows that 43% of Gen Z workers find full-time contract work more appealing than full-time employment. Conversely, only 8% of baby boomers are interested in contract work. This may be because younger generations [...] Read More

Spruce Up Your Work-from-Home Space

Finding a regular time to clear stuff off your desk and get reorganized is an important factor in maintaining consistency and quality work. Plus, moving all of that stuff will be easier if you get that amazing office opportunity! Read More

A Few Unusual Questions to Ask Job Candidates

There will always be the standard must-ask questions in an interview. However, there are additional questions that should be asked to help get a deeper understanding whether the candidate is the right fit for your company. Learn more in our recent blog. Read More

Get a System Together For Job Applications

One of the best ways a job seeker can get organized is to use Excel to their advantage. Set up a spreadsheet that includes all of the relevant details of your inquiries. It’s a simple way to (respectfully) check in [...] Read More

We're thankful

We are thankful for you and hope you have an amazing holiday! Happy Thanksgiving from True Talent Group! Read More

True Star Talent Deserves Great Benefits

If you want better medical benefits, long-term connections, or networking events you can look to True Talent Group for places that can fulfill these important work requirements for you. Tell us your story by contacting us through our website. Read More

Being Happy By Doing Your Best in the Workplace

Realizing your best skills and then being able to apply those is an assured way to find true fulfillment at work. What do you do that stands as a testament to your happiness? Let us know in the comments. Read More

Already Start Talking About Evaluations While Hiring

It may seem like a cart-before-the-horse issue, but the future evaluation process is important to prospective candidates. Giving job seekers an idea about what to expect during that initial interview can help them determine if it’s a good fit. Read More

How Is Your Careers Website Standing Out From the Rest?

If it’s been a while since you’ve looked at the way people apply for work with your company, see if some changes are in order. You may want to simplify the way jobs are applied for, have more about your [...] Read More

We’ll Help You Find the Best for the Roles You Need

Because of our experience staffing for leading brands, non-profits, and startups, True Talent Group can provide a strong pool of candidates for your essential roles. See how we can help by going to our website. Read More

Give Job Candidates a Mission During an Interview

Giving a job candidate a chance to showcase their skills – and doing that in a way that could also give you ideas on how to solve a company concern – can be a real difference-maker as you try to [...] Read More

The Work On Yourself Should Never End

Taking time for self-care and broadening your horizons can be critical to a fulfilling life. Read More

Don’t Skimp on Benefit Details in Job Ads

When crafting a job ad for a new role, ensure you prominently feature the benefits package. If you mention what insurance options are available and chances for advancement and work-life balance perks, you’ll be distinguishing yourself from others. Read More

Tips for Getting the Salary You Deserve

It's a part of the job search experience that makes some people's boots quake - salary negotiations. There are some things that you can do to help make these less fraught with tension and still get the results you want. Read our latest blog to get some expert advice. Read More

Happy Halloween!

Calling all ghouls, ghosts, and witches! Whether you’re trick-or-treating or conjuring up mischief, we want to wish you all treats here at True Talent Group! Happy Halloween! Read More

Now What? Talking to Your Boss About Another Job Offer

We understand how nerve-racking it can be when you need to tell your current boss that you might be moving on. It’s important, though, to tell your boss the right way — and to make sure they are the first ones to know at the workplace. That’s just one nugget of advice we are giving with our newest blog. Read More

The One-Two Punch of Heart and Mind

The late great boxing poet strikes again with this sentiment. That combination of deep thought and passion can make dreams real — try it today. Read More

Controlling Lights During a Virtual Interview

These days, many interviews for jobs take place on websites or video calls. One aspect to always remember is to literally show yourself in the best light. Test your video capabilities and see if you need to manipulate lamps, permanent [...] Read More

Solid Company Branding Attracts the Best Candidates

Consider how you approach your brand as you try to find the best candidates for company roles. According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, there’s a link between what customers know about your business and what job seekers want. So, [...] Read More

We Have the Knowledge to Help You With Your Job Search

We’re here for you, both right now and in the future. From the buzz in the business world to how to negotiate for the best salary, we’re on top of market trends. Go to our website to learn how to [...] Read More

Create Your Own Success

Good ol’ Uncle Miltie (hopefully you’ve heard of this comedic icon!). He’s absolutely right – you can make your own opportunities through constructing them yourself. Look for ways to make your true career dreams come true. Read More

A Hard-Fought Trip Can Bring a Greater Reward

It may be a difficult journey to get to the success you’ve wanted in life, but the reward is worth all of that effort. Overcoming obstacles to reach a higher plane in your career, especially as it helps others to [...] Read More

It's Time to Shine

Find the role you need to become the best version of you. Take the first step by connecting with us online: Read More

We Have Years of Experience Finding the Best Candidates

We know that managers need some help in finding the best candidates for roles. At True Talent Group, we put our knowledge to work for your unique situation to help you efficiently find the talent you need right now. Contact [...] Read More

Accepting Challenges As a Chance To Grow

Although unpleasant in the moment, reflecting on the lessons from a negative experience or challenge can always bring clarity to what you do. Learn to embrace this part of your career. Read More

Finding the Right Fit For Your Organization

At True Talent Group, we can bring great candidates to you, no matter the nature of your business or organization. Contact us online and tell us more of your story. Read More

Our Experiences Can Help You Find Better Work

We’ve been in the hiring and placement business for over a decade and can offer resources with networking, resume tips, inspiration, and interviewing practice. Contact us at our website to learn more about what we can do for you. Read More

The Power of Belief is Very Tangible

It’s true – there is a power in personal belief that everyone has inside of themselves. Take some of that faith in yourself and turn it into more success for your career. Read More

Work-Life Balance is Still Important

A more hybridized workforce means the line between work and life is blurred, sometimes every week. Corporate Wellness Magazine agrees that flexible work options are a crucial way to retain employees, as long as needed rest and recharge time is [...] Read More

Gas Card Giveaway Winner Announcement

Congratulations to the winners of our Gas Card Giveaway! Each winner is receiving a $100 gas gift card to help fuel their fall adventures. Thank you to everyone who participated in our contest! Read More

Nobody’s Perfect: How Finding the Best Candidate Has Changed

We’re featuring the non-traditional track in our latest blog, giving you food for thought on the so-called soft skills that are becoming more important for businesses who want to succeed in uncertain times. Read More

Essential Habits to Guide Your Work Search

Finding ways to be as prepped as possible for job interviews can be an important step in the process of finding more fulfilling work. We wanted to share some ideas on what you can do to forge some solid habits while trying to find the next place that will enrich your career. Read More

Work at a Place That's a Real Blast

If you’re seeking a role that brings joy to each workday, look to the experts. True Talent Group will learn and adapt to your needs for a job search. Find out what we can do by visiting our website and [...] Read More

Gas Card Giveaway Post 5

Today’s the last day to enter our contest! Don’t miss your chance to win a $100 gas gift card! Simply follow the link below to enter. We’ll pick three winners tomorrow. Good luck! https://socialfive.net/apps?id=297629680987768&provider_id=91101&force_standalone=1 Read More

The Inside Track on Great Talent

Finding the right talent for your team isn’t complicated when you have the right partner in your corner. Learn more about how we make connections here: Read More

Gas Card Giveaway Post 4

Where are you headed this fall? Let us know in the comments below! Then enter our contest for a chance to win a $100 gas gift card! Simply follow the link below to enter. We’ll pick three winners on September [...] Read More

Gas Card Giveaway Post 3

Have you had the chance to enter our contest? We’re giving away three $100 gas gift cards to help fill up your tank this fall! Simply follow the link below to enter. We’ll pick three winners on September 18th. Good [...] Read More

A Talent Pool That Could Be Perfect For You

We have the talent that can really make a difference in your workplace. Visit our website to see how we can help you find the right person for the right role. Read More

9/11: May we never forget

Today, we remember all of those who lost their lives on 9/11 and honor the brave sacrifice of so many first responders. Read More

Find More Fulfilling Work With Our Help

You deserve something more fulfilling with opportunities for more advancement. Work with us to find that dream role — our website has more details on what we can do for you. Read More

Gas Card Giveaway Post 2

Who’s your travel buddy going to be this fall? Tag them below! Then, enter our contest for a chance to win a $100 gas gift card! Simply follow the link below to enter. We’ll pick three winners on September 18th. [...] Read More

What Emerging Employees Want From Employers

Whether it’s a hybrid workplace, more diversity or increased mental health support, there are several factors that are tipping points for finding younger talent for your business. Here are just a few to consider. Read More

Gas Card Giveaway Post 1

Fall is right around the corner, so we thought this would be the perfect time to take a break with a contest! We’re giving away THREE $100 gas gift cards to help fuel your fall adventures! Simply follow the link [...] Read More

Don’t Skimp on Recognizing Amazing Employees

One route to greater retention in the workplace is a robust system to recognize employees for excellence. Making it sincere and meaningful will foster respect that can lead to more connection and motivation. Read More

Focus on the Positive Changes Without Fear

It’s never a good idea to worry too much about the negative pitfalls along the way. It’s better instead to focus on what can be made positive with any changes that you may face. Looking toward the future without fear [...] Read More

Celebrating 15 Years in Business!

Recently, we gathered to celebrate fifteen years of hard work and happiness.  Fifteen years of growth, and fifteen years of so… much… fun, making a difference and awesome people. Am I right?  We wanted to say thank you. Thank you. Thank [...] Read More

We Want to Hear Your Own Hiring Stories

We can be your first step in finding the perfect cultural and skill-set fit for your company. Contact us via our website to let us know what you have in mind — and how we can help in that search. Read More

Everybody’s Got a Story About Finding Their Next Role

How has the journey for a more fulfilling role been going for you? If you let us know, we can find some ways to help you with your next great career leap. Our website details how to contact us and [...] Read More

Hone Your Collaborative Skills

Consider working on your collaboration techniques. More projects and priorities in the office require people to work in teams. People skills will serve you well in a job interview and in a role. Read More

Start Thinking About That Interview - Before It Even Happens

In our latest blog, we talk about ways that you can do just that - tell your story in the best possible way. Prepare some comments related to your past roles and prep with some answers to common questions. There’s a lot of research you can do to help you stand out. Read More

Transcending the Tough Times

Finding the inner strength to persevere can be a challenge, but it’s also a challenge that you can rise to and find success. Resilience is obtainable! Read More

How D&I Can Be a Clear Sign You Belong at a Company

We believe companies that are following the welcome trend of D&I as a priority are reflecting how they value their entire employee base. Having D&I as a focus means that the culture of that workplace is likely equitable and inclusive, [...] Read More

We Can Find the Talent To Move Your Business Forward

We know how difficult it is to find top employees, but we also can be a partner in that search. Share your story with us so we can learn more about your hiring needs. Read More

Let Us Do the Heavy Lifting with Finding Talent

Sometimes, businesses need a hand to find the best direct hires. This is where we come in, as we can do that work for you while you concentrate on your business life. Tell us your story by visiting our website [...] Read More

What’s the No. 1 Quality Employers are Seeking?

If you want to hone what a recent poll in Fast Company showed as the best quality for hiring a new job candidate, work on that adaptability. Being able to thrive with changes and show willingness to take on new [...] Read More

Make Hiring the Right Leaders a High Priority

While the current job climate might seem like you need to hire more individual contributors for your company, it’s important to always be on the lookout for solid leadership, whether promoting from within or looking outside the company for some [...] Read More

Be Adventurous When Seeking Those Big Goals

There’s an excitement to being on a journey that will lead to reaching a big goal or finding greater purpose in life. Be brave and take chances. Read More

Time to Get Edgy: How to Distinguish Yourself as a Candidate

When it comes to reflection, one thing you should always consider is your edge, the traits that help you stand out among others searching for their own perfect roles. Let's share some ideas on what areas could be your own “edge” over others in the candidate pool. Read More

Going Beyond Expectations at Work

One of the hallmarks of professionalism is to not only meet your bosses’ expectations but also try and exceed them. One of the best ways to do this is to be a strict time manager of your work, producing what [...] Read More

Finding the Talent That You Need

We know that posting a new job can lead to dozens of candidates — but which ones are best for you? We’re adept at making the search easier and custom to your needs. Contact us and let’s hear your story. Read More

True Talent Group Names Riley O’Connor as Company’s Newest Recruiting Partner

True Talent Group is excited to announce that Riley O’Connor will be the company’s newest Recruiting Partner. In this role, O’Connor will focus on finding a true fit – both culture and skill – for clients across the U.S. Reporting [...] Read More

How to Get Closer to Your Dream Job

At True Talent Group, we pride ourselves on finding the right type of fulfilling work for our clients. Go to our website to learn more about how we can help you find what’s right for you. Read More

What To Look For When Hiring Freelancers

We’re sharing what we think are some great ways to evaluate what makes a great freelancer. The right ingredients can lead to someone who can truly move your business forward. Read More

We’re Confident We Can Help You

We pride ourselves on understanding your goals, culture needs, working style and preferences. Let’s connect via our website about how we can help you find more fulfilling work. Read More

We're celebrating 15 years of True Talent Group!

It’s our 15 year anniversary here at True Talent Group, and we couldn’t be prouder to celebrate such a milestone with our incredible staff, talent, employers and all of the wonderful people who have contributed to our story along the [...] Read More

Market Your Expertise

When you think of personal branding, your past work life should be a consideration. If you’ve gained knowledge in a particular and relevant area of expertise, lead with that in marketing yourself for a new role. Read More

Think About Using Screening Calls

Once you’ve narrowed down candidates for a role, consider giving them a screening call before a full interview. A simple fact-finding call covering some preliminary questions can help you hone down the candidate list even further, or it can bring [...] Read More

Talk more about results than duties on your resume

For some, a resume mostly features responsibilities, but that’s not the best route. Instead, it’s better to include specific results, including relevant data. A potential employer wants to see how you’ve contributed to an organization’s growth. Read More

Ready for a 4-day workweek?

There’s been a healthy amount of discussion out there about the four-day workweek. It’s stemming from a six-month study in the UK by the Autonomy research firm where 60-plus businesses adopted a four-day work week as an experiment. The study [...] Read More

Perfect fits can be found in the workplace

We’re adept at pairing job seekers with companies that align with their values. That’s where the magic happens. Learn more here: Read More

Things to Remember Before You Go to That Interview

Interview styles and venues may have changed, but the interview is still important. Here is some advice that can help you take advantage of those changes. We wanted to share our thoughts on what to remember about making a great impression at your job interview. Read More

Happy 4th of July from True Talent Group

Happy 4th of July from all of us at TTG! We wish you a day full of joy, laughter, and celebration with your loved ones. Stay safe and have a blast as you commemorate the birth of our great nation. [...] Read More

One Advantage to Using Contract Work: Flexibility

A clear advantage to using contracted employees can be found in your own expansion plans. If you need to scale in either direction, having members of your workforce who aren’t on longer-term commitments can help with planning for the future. Read More

Get a Better Atmosphere for Your Career

Shouldn’t work be fun? We think so, and that’s why we work with jobseekers to find a culture that reflects that value. Learn more about how we match candidates with roles here: Read More

Let Us Be Your Guide to a Better Role

If you work with True Talent Group to find your next role, we can advise you beyond the paycheck. We’re adept at finding roles that fit candidates’ values and goals. Learn more here: Read More

Finding the best and the brightest

In a climate where many are hiring, we have the techniques to make that search easier for the strategic needs of your business. Contact us to learn more. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Magical Vacation Giveaway Winner Announcement

Congratulations to the winner of our Magical Vacation Giveaway! Danielle just won 4 tickets to Disney! Here’s what she had to say about winning: “I am so happy and excited to win these tickets!! I can’t wait to take my [...] Read More

What is project-based employment?

There are many different names for what used to be called a “freelancer,” a term we’ve never been thrilled with (you aren’t working for free!). The latest buzzword we’ve seen is “project-based employment.” This differs from some contracting in that [...] Read More

Happy Father's Day from True Talent Group!

Wishing all the dads, grandpas and father figures out there the happiest of Father’s Day. We love celebrating you! Read More

Your search for the best talent can end with us

Our methods make finding people in the digital, creative and marketing talent space much easier. We work with you to assess your needs and find the perfect fit for your roles. Contact us on our website to see how we [...] Read More

Magical Vacation Giveaway Final Post

Today’s the last day to enter our Magical Vacation Giveaway! Don’t miss your chance to win FOUR 2-day park hopper tickets to Disney! Simply click the link below to enter. We’ll pick the winner tomorrow. Good luck! https://socialfive.net/apps?id=481077498970741&provider_id=91101&force_standalone=1 Read More

Finding the next great employee

We know what makes an ideal employee, and we even have some of them as part of our organization. We can help you find the perfect fit — call us so we can discuss what needs to take place to [...] Read More

Magical Vacation Giveaway Post 3

Have you had a chance to enter our contest? We’re giving away four 2-day park hopper tickets to Disney! Comment below to tell us your favorite vacation story, then click the link below to enter. We’ll pick the winner on [...] Read More

Unlocking Potential: Why Everyone is Hiring But Nobody is Getting Hired

by Alexis Blank, CDMP A tale as old as time (or the last few years at least), it seems like there are plenty of job openings and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics consistently reports promising market conditions, yet layoffs [...] Read More

Still talk less negatively about former employers

Although there is constantly evolving advice for job interviews – especially with many being done online instead of in person – there’s still one big no-no you should avoid: talking too negatively about past employers. Sure, you can share details [...] Read More

Because doing something you love is what it's all about.

Because doing something you love is what it’s all about. https://social5.net/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/TRUE-LOVE-1.gif Read More

Hustle and drive leads to great rewards

It doesn’t have to be a football field where you do that hustling. Working with intention, purpose and drive will inevitably bring success. Think of it as striving for a TD every time you have the ball! Read More

Magical Vacation Giveaway Post 2

If you won tickets to Disney, who would you take with you? Tag them below! Then, click the link below to enter for a chance to win FOUR 2-day park hopper tickets to Disney! Good luck! https://socialfive.net/apps?id=481077498970741&provider_id=91101&force_standalone=1 Read More

We Couldn't Have Done This Without You

True Talent Group was recently awarded Clearly Rated's 2023 Best of Staffing Client Satisfaction award. Read More

Magical Vacation Giveaway Post 1

Who’s ready to have some fun? We’re so excited to announce that we’re giving away FOUR 2-day park hopper tickets to Disney – you pick the parks! Simply follow the link below to enter. We’ll pick the winner on June [...] Read More

Feel more valued in the workplace

We’ve researched the market to help you find the job that will bring you the most satisfaction. That includes knowledge of salary negotiation trends and what hiring managers are looking for. Ready for a life-changing moment? Write to us or [...] Read More

Ways You Can Assess Great Fit For a Role

We wanted to talk about great fits and how to see if someone can go beyond skill level and be a long-last positive presence at your company. From speaking to references to finding out about life experiences, these are effective ways to get more information about a prospective candidate. Read More

Remembering our heroes on this Memorial Day

Today, we are taking time to pause and reflect in remembrance of our heroes this Memorial Day. Thank you to all of those who have served. Read More

Earn a spot for a new role

A higher level of compensation – including some things that money can’t buy – can be a reality for you. Work with us to find the company that will give you an opportunity you can’t pass up. Our website has [...] Read More

A lot of work brings a great reward

Reaching the summit takes a lot of climbing. It’s something we know very well! All of that straining, though, leads to that rare reward not everyone finds in the business world — true fulfillment. Read More

Be proud of the work that you do

It’s true – resumes are important but it’s only a representation of what you can achieve. Read More

Being an Introvert Can Be an Advantage

Although it may not seem that way, some attributes of being an introvert can be a boon in the workplace. Empathy, excellent listening and doing the real homework and research are all traits that introverts share, and they all can be a coveted part of a great employee. Check if you see yourself as one of those achieving introverts. Read More

Be exactly what you wish

What will it take to change your life? Read More

Happy Mother's Day from True Talent Group!

Wishing all the moms, grandmothers and mother figures out there the happiest of Mother’s Day. We love celebrating you! Read More

Become a mentor to younger employees

When employee retention arises, this is a more involved yet satisfying way to solve it. You can share what has worked with you and you likely can also learn more about their needs, making it an impactful learning experience for [...] Read More

There is such a thing as “quiet hiring”

You’ve no doubt seen the phrase “quiet quitting” around here and there, but there’s also something called “quiet hiring.” Harvard Business Review sees this as more about finding opportunities at the workplace. It also means your employer might find upskilling [...] Read More

Expanding Our Commitment to the Chicagoland Market

We are excited to announce that True Talent Group has hired Alexis Blank to direct growth in the Chicagoland market. She will focus on serving mid to large-sized corporations and marketing agencies with creative consulting and direct placement services. Alexis [...] Read More

Start the search for your best-ever role today

We can work with you to find the exact fit for your skills, culture needs and goals. Let’s talk about the next step in your career development. Go to our website to reach out. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Treat employees like clients you want to keep

An expert speaking with Entrepreneur had an interesting take on employee retention: act like employees are your best customers. Involve them and encourage opinions and feedback on a variety of different strategies. You’ll find that they will be more engaged [...] Read More

Important Questions to Ask Job Candidates in Today’s Climate

You should pick and choose questions carefully to get the most out of interviewing potential candidates for roles. In our latest blog, we have a few suggestions of questions to ask that work best with today's business climate. Finding out skills as well as attitude is a great combination to try. Read More

Using inclusive language for better professionalism

One of the traits that hiring managers like to see in candidates is the use of inclusive language. According to Hubspot, the techniques include referring to a theoretical person as “they” instead of “he” or “she,” using gender-neutral labels for [...] Read More

We want to find great fits for your business

We can save you both time and money while working within your strategy to find the perfect fit. Let’s help you find the best person for that next role — contact us online and tell us your story. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

We can help you with the talent you need

In a crowded field of candidates, True Talent Group can get to the heart of who you need to make your team complete. To find out what we can do for businesses, go to our website. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Contracted labor brings flexibility to the workplace

There are several advantages to having a contractor work for you. One advantage is the ability to source specific types of work. If you need someone for a niche skill but only for a few projects, then it’s a great [...] Read More

What To Remember About Professionalism

In our latest blog, we explore the idea of professionalism and talk about some ways that it can help you make great strides in the workplace. Much of it comes down to personal interaction and what you demonstrate to people. And it’s nothing you can’t tackle. Read More

Spring Remodeling Contest Winner Announcement 2023

Congratulations to the winner of our Spring Remodeling Contest! Angie won a $500 Home Depot gift card to kickstart her spring projects. Congrats, Angie! Thank you to everyone who participated in our contest! Read More

Retention becomes more of a trend

According to experts writing for Forbes, retention efforts have been increasing among the most powerful companies in the country. With the job market tightening, there has been more of a drive to keep the best talent on board. Read More

Problem Solved in Under Three Weeks

“We lost one-third of our productivity overnight, with less than a month to go before a major product release.” I was shocked when, in the final months of a two-year product release cycle, our best designer gave her notice. She [...] Read More

Dress for Success with True Talent Group

Our next donation day, May 20th, is just around the corner! We are proud to be partnered with Dress for Success, an organization that believes in empowering women through employment. They offer high touch, high impact career and workplace skills [...] Read More

Where do you want to go next?

Stop dreaming and start doing. We have connections that could lead to the next place you want to be in the business world. Find out more by contacting us through our website. Read More

Different sourcing models from employees gaining ground

With businesses getting more creative about finding the best employees, one method has been called “alternative employment and sourcing models.” According to the HR Grapevine news website, a workplace trends story noted that contract work and sourcing alumni networks are [...] Read More

Never Take Success for Granted

True Talent Group’s President & CEO, Stacey Stratton, was featured in the Star Tribune this week! She had the courage to follow her passion, never giving up despite all the odds being against her. From cleaning out Cheetos in her [...] Read More

Never take success for granted

“She does it differently.” This statement sums up how Stacey Stratton does business and life. It’s not just her business savvy that has fueled her success; it is her attitude about success – or more specifically the fact that she [...] Read More

Spring Remodeling Contest 2023 Post 3

If you had $500 to spend on your home improvement projects, what would you fix up first? Let us know in the comments below! Then, enter our contest for a chance to win a $500 Home Depot gift card. Click [...] Read More

The top talents your candidates should have

When searching and vetting new team members, you must get a complete picture. That’s why you need to perform reference checks, but it’s also vital that you see how the skill set, culture needs and salary are also compatible. Knowing [...] Read More

Spring Remodeling Contest 2023 Post 2

Did you get a chance to enter our Spring Remodeling Contest? We’re giving away a $500 Home Depot gift card to kick-off your home improvement projects! Simply click on the link below to enter. Good luck! https://socialfive.net/apps?id=582490032148961&provider_id=91101&force_standalone=1 Read More

You can find your next A-player with us

If you seek creatives, marketing stars or digital experts, we have your next great employee waiting for meaningful work. Go to our website or call us for more details. (612) 860-3079 https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Spring Remodeling Contest Announcement 2023

Spring is finally here, so we want to take a little break and do something fun. Let’s celebrate this change of season with a contest! We’re giving away a $500 Home Depot gift card to help you get your spring [...] Read More

Feedback is important for professionalism

There’s a lot of talk about accountability in the workplace – and with good reason! One aspect of responsibility you should remember is to have your antenna up when accepting feedback. When you receive constructive criticism and praise for your [...] Read More

Treat others the way you wish to be treated

Treat others the way you wish to be treated. Always. Read More

Set Yourself Apart

Want to set your self apart from the competition? Make sure your portfolio is stellar. It truly is a game changer. Great tips from our own Sydney Laylin! Read More

In an interview, give examples for your skills

While it’s important to talk about your skills in a job interview, you should make sure to add details on how you used those skills to accomplish something great for the company. Look at the job description for the role [...] Read More

Find the places that can boost your career goals

If more fulfillment and further steps up the ladder are what you seek at this point in your life, we can be of service. We can pair you with companies on the leading edge of business in your field. Go [...] Read More

Encouraging “good work” on a global scale

What's the role of ethics in the workplace? We’ve gathered some interesting statistics and leadership ideas around the idea of good work. It’s food for thought for how you run your own business. Read More

Putting in the work is essential

Doing the work and applying it to the situation at hand can lead to some amazing results in the workplace. Take the time to plan as extensively as you can and then nothing’s impossible. Add fail to plan, plan to [...] Read More

Being driven by what you truly desire

The forever King of Late Night was on to something here! The drive to seek meaningful change in your life can make some amazing things happen for you and those closest to you. Seek out that desire. Read More

Happy Saint Patrick's Day from True Talent Group!

Hoping the luck of the Irish is with you today and all days! Read More

Make strides in your career with our help

A change of pace, scenery or challenge can be part of your next big move. We love connecting people with great opportunities for their careers. Find out more by visiting our website. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

A great way to ace your probation period

Most companies give you anywhere from one to three months of probation when you start. One of the ways you can endear yourself to your new employer is to ask questions about how things work there. Showing interest and then [...] Read More

You are more than your resume

We won’t reduce you down to what will fit on your resume. We know you’re so much more than a list of past roles. Reach your full career potential with us. Read More

Attributes that are hot for a great personal brand

Among the skills that you should assess, according to experts at Forbes, are compassion, vulnerability, caring, inclusivity and empathy. Seeing how you exude these can lead to a personal brand that is truly yours and yours only. Read More

International Women's Day 2023

Today is set aside to honor all the strong, hardworking, trailblazing women! We have a special shoutout for the amazing women on our team! But we hope you will join us in honoring all women all year long. Read More

Spend that time wisely - on making yourself stronger

It’s true, you know — it takes as much time to seek inner peace as it does to put yourself in turmoil. Opt for that first option and make your time at the workplace better — for yourself and everyone [...] Read More

Make sure the benefits match the role

If you want better medical benefits, long-term connections or stellar networking events, you can look to True Talent Group for all this and more. Our website has a lot more details. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

National Employee Appreciation Day

We at TTG would like to take a moment to recognize and appreciate all of our employees for their hard work and dedication. We are proud to have some of the best employees in the industry who consistently go above [...] Read More

The Good, Bad and Ugly of Salary Negotiations

It's one part of the job interview that can be a stress-out: talking about salary. It doesn't have to be, though. Before you get to that point, there are some things to remember that will make it easier to deal with - and will make you look more poised during the interview. Read More

Work-life balance evolves to something more integrated

While the phrase “work-life balance” is familiar to most, there’s a new one gaining ground: work-life integration. Chief Executive’s news website notes that with remote work as the norm, more employees want flex time to take care of family and [...] Read More

Finding the Right Fit for Your Career

Of course, it should! If you’re in a role that isn’t fulfilling, or isn’t fun, we can help you find the next place to land and create a career that’s right for you. Go to our website to learn how [...] Read More

Feedback should include something about value

Letting an employee know that they are impacting what the company does on a positive level is something that should never be forgotten. It’s a key part of retention for those team members who are the best and brightest for [...] Read More

You CAN do this!

Speak your success into existence! Read More

Month of Roses Contest Winners 2023

Congratulations to the winners of our Month of Roses Contest! These three winners each got to send a dozen roses to someone they care about. We hope those roses brightened their day! Thank you to everyone who entered out contest! Read More

Helping your feel more valued in your career

If you are seeking a great new opportunity to shine, we can be the place that helps you find that chance for your career. Go to our website to see how we can further your career. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

The Best Way to Follow-up with a Prospective Employer

It is important to keep the lines of communication open with a potential new company. That’s why we’re sharing ideas on when you should follow up after interviews. It’s something that can be expertly timed and bring you more to the forefront of their discussions. Read More

A.B.P. - Always Be Prepared

Whether a new job is on your new year’s list or not, it’s best to A.B.P. Always be prepared. We had the opportunity to share some tips on WCCO | CBS News Minnesota on how to land that dream job in 2023. [...] Read More

TTG celebrates Black History Month

Happy Black History Month! During February, True Talent Group is celebrating Black history, Black present and Black futures. We hope you join us in recognizing this important month by listening to, learning about and uplifting the Black community. Read More

Unique opportunities for unique people

You’re a complex individual; you shouldn’t have to try and fit into a pre-determined position. You deserve a personalized role that fits your unique set of skills. Let us help you find an opportunity that checks every box. Read More

Facing the Morning with Confidence

One of the greatest moments of your daily life can be facing the challenges of the day, right when you wake up. Remember that you have the skills to meet any concern, head-on! Whether you think you can or you [...] Read More

Month of Roses Contest 2023 - Last Day

Today’s the last day to enter our Month of Roses Contest! Don’t miss your chance to win a delivery of a dozen roses for your sweetheart! Follow the link below to enter. We’ll pick three winners tomorrow. Good luck! https://socialfive.net/apps?id=197710241098369&provider_id=91101&force_standalone=1 Read More

Month of Roses Contest Post 2

Your special someone deserves fresh flowers this Valentine’s Day! Enter our contest to win a special delivery of a dozen roses for the one you love! Just follow the link below to enter. We’ll pick three winners on Wednesday. Good [...] Read More

We can be the place where your search for workers ends

We have the talent that can make a difference in your workplace. Give us a call or visit our website to see how we can help you find the right person for the role. (612) 860-3079 https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Month of Roses Contest Intro 2023

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to show our loved ones how much we care about them. That’s why we’re giving away a dozen roses to 3 lucky winners! Simply click the link below to enter. Winners will be chosen [...] Read More

Hiring for the best cultural fit

Finding the right organizational fit can be challenging, but there are some techniques you can use during the interview to help determine if a job candidate will be great for your culture. Here's a look at some expert advice. Read More

We don’t have secrets when it comes to job-seeking tips

We’re not shy about the secrets that can help you find a job that’s a perfect fit and engages you as an employee with meaningful work. We can help with our knowledge and expertise on the market. According to FastTrack360, [...] Read More

De-stress your candidates when conducting interviews

No one wants a job interview loaded with stress – on either side of the table or desk. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce had some great tips for how the hiring manager can do this, including discussing topics ahead of [...] Read More

5 Hiring Trends to Watch This Year

From more efficient hiring practices to rising salaries, there are some qualities to be aware of as you start to think more about filling those vacancies or create new roles that are necessary for your strategy. Here's a look at five hiring trends for 2023. 
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It’s Time for Some Interview Practice

It’s a good idea to practice your interview with a family member or a pal before you have to do one. As part of it, work on anticipating questions that might be asked, including ones where you would have to [...] Read More

We may have your next great employee

Life is too short. We believe every leader and talent should have both a culture and skills fit One day is a long time when you don’t share the same values, mission and vision for the future. Are you ready [...] Read More

How do you want to leave your mark on the world?

Think about how you want to leave your mark on the world – then go out and do it. Join us as we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy today. Read More

We Have the Talent That You Seek

The search stops with us. We staff for leading brands, marketing departments, start-ups and non-profits, among others. Get in touch to see how we can find the right fit for you. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

The importance of work-life balance

One of the strongest tools you have to retain employees is to make work-life balance a high priority. Being flexible when it comes to time at work and empathetic to family needs can go a long way toward a better [...] Read More

The Advantage of Working With Contractors

If you’re thinking of using contractors or freelance workers, it may be because you are seeking someone who doesn’t need a lot of supervision. That’s one of the advantages of using a consultant – hiring an expert in the field [...] Read More

The talent you want is out there

By staffing for leading brands, non-profits and startups, we can provide a greater pool of talent for you to check out for the right role. See how we can help by going to our website. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

The types of benefits employees want today

Finding the best employees — and retaining them — is a factor of more than just salary. We look at what some employees are seeking as far as benefits go — and most of them relate to relationships of all kinds. Read More

Being more passionate about your work

When thinking about ambitions or contentment in your career, having work that means something is a high priority for everyone. Be determined to search for work you truly care about. Read More


Thank you for a great year. We couldn’t do it without you. Cheers to what’s next! Read More

Consider alumni events for better networking

If you’re trying to build a network around you as you search for the perfect role, consider going back to the alma mater – sort of. Most universities and colleges host events for alumni, whether they’re professionally based or otherwise. [...] Read More

Watch to watch for with questions on conflicts

As you interview candidates for a job, you may be tempted to ask about how they handle conflict in the workplace. And that’s fine! Their reaction to dealing with stress and disagreements can be a good indicator of fit. Be [...] Read More

We can filter the right job for you

If you work with True Talent for your next role, we guide and advise on who would make a good fit for your talents and time. See what we can offer you by visiting our website. Read More

How to anticipate long-term talent needs in a volatile job market

Companies are making changes to the ways they recruit talent, but how? This great article gives some insight Read More

Job Interview Tips To Help You Land That Role

Doing research on the potential employer, practicing your responses and maintaining good eye contact are all great tips for helping you land a job in the interview process. Here's a guide to how you can make that interview memorable. Read More

Making your quality of life a high priority

The balance between making a difference and finding fulfillment is something successful people pursue. Make it a goal to find both as you strive to improve your career and business. Read More

Spread The Cheer 2022 — Last Chance to Win!

It’s your last chance to enter into our Spread the Cheer contest! The winner takes home not only a $300 gift card for themself, but two $100 gift cards to share with two different friends! You don’t want to miss [...] Read More

Happy Holidays from True Talent

Whatever you’re celebrating this year, have an amazing time! Read More

Spread The Cheer 2022 — The Perks of Friendship

If you had $300 to get whatever you wanted, what would you buy? Drop your wish list in the comments, then click on the link below to enter our contest! We’re giving away a $300 gift card to the winner, [...] Read More

We want to share our expertise with you

If you’re seeking the hottest tips and tricks to land the role of your dreams, we can help. Let’s get together and talk about your ideal role and how we might add value. Our website has more details. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Be like the sun

If you think about it, the sun is quite the role model. It rises every day and shines. Read More

The Traits You Need to Be a Great Pivot Leader

We’re sharing some ideas on what it takes to be a great pivot agent at the workplace. It’s a combination of past experience, quick work in the present and knowing about the company’s goals for the future. Read More

Spread The Cheer 2022 — Enter for a Friend

There’s a good reason why we’re calling this our Spread the Cheer Contest! In case you haven’t heard yet, there’s something special about our contest prize: not only does the winner gets a $300 Amazon gift card, but they also [...] Read More

We can help find the perfect fit for the workplace

We love bringing together great potential employees with the right kind of place for them to continue developing in their careers. Let’s meet and talk more about your needs for the best talent out there. Go to our website to [...] Read More

Giving new employees a great feeling

You want a new employee to feel right away that they made a great decision to go with your company. That starts before they even step into the office (or log into it if you are still going virtual). Sending [...] Read More

Spread The Cheer 2022 — Contest Introduction

With so many of us in holiday shopping mode, we thought it would be the perfect time to announce a brand new contest. This one’s pretty exciting: We’re giving away a $300 Amazon shopping spree! If you thought that was [...] Read More

Stop your search for great talent with us

Finding people in the digital, creative and marketing talent space is made much easier with our methods, and you’ll make the call on who you are looking for. We can help you out — go to our website to learn [...] Read More

Know what your potential employer wants before interviewing

Look — it’s OK to sell yourself to your prospective employer. And, one of the best ways to do that is to complete the research on them before speaking with them. Find out what their mission is. Get an idea [...] Read More

Find the perfect fit for the roles you need to fill

What worked to attract candidates yesterday may not be the same today. No matter your business objective, we can help break down your goals into actionable plans to find the best staff. Go to our website to learn more. Read More

Know who you are

Before you can build your personal brand, you have to know who you are. Then make sure you stay true to that. Be you! Read More

Thankful. Grateful. Blessed.

Gobble. Gobble. We hope you have an amazing holiday! Happy Thanksgiving from True Talent Group! Read More

It's worth a shot

Whatever serves you, in the end, is always worth the effort. Read More

Take a page from our President/CEO

The True Talent Group was created more a decade ago to help people find that thing in life that inspires them. Time at work should be filled with joy, not drudgery. Get this: We’re more excited about that than ever. [...] Read More

5 Great Qualities to Seek Out From Potential Employees

In our latest blog, we looked at what some people out there are saying about the best qualities of a future employee. We found the five characteristics that resonated the most with us. Read More

Prep the questions you ask during an interview

We know you have been taught to not be afraid to ask a question to get more info about something. That’s a good plan for a job interview as well. Leap right in and ask the interviewer about the company, [...] Read More

We can help you find the best talent

It’s a crowded job field, and we have the techniques to make that search easier. Contact us to learn more. Read More

Thank a veteran - from True Talent Group!

Join us in thanking a veteran for our freedom today. From all of us at True Talent Group, Happy Veteran’s Day. Read More

Developing hiring managers

While hiring managers are paid to find the best talent for open positions, it’s important that they spend time focusing on the skills they have as well. We all have room to improve. Read More

Go vote!

It’s important, so go let your voice be heard. If you haven’t already, it’s time to get out there and vote! Read More

Consistency goes a long way toward success

It’s what adds up at the end that can be measured in your career fulfillment. Being consistent with your approach in every way will help you be that “go-to” person in your career. Read More

Work should be fun

If you’re dragging your feet en route to work every day, wearing out the snooze button or sighing when you see “Help Wanted” signs, we should connect. Pronto. It’s time to find a job that makes your heart smile. https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Join us for the 100th Good Leadership Breakfast on Nov. 18

Who else is optimistic about the future and doing good? We’re honored to be sponsoring the 100th Good Leadership Breakfast will be on November 18, 2022. The theme for this breakfast is ‘Why should we be optimistic about the future?’ [...] Read More

Ways to get the best work in an agile workspace

Whether it's called agile or flexible, the workplace is evolving to meet the needs of both company and employee. Here are some things to think about when it comes to transforming the workspace. Read More

Join us in wishing Brynn the very best on her birthday today! We are so lucky to have you on the team. Happy birthday! Read More

Belated birthday for Ben

Due to a technical glitch, we didn’t get a chance to wish Ben Katz a fantabulous birthday! Happy belated birthday, Ben. We appreciate you so much!! Read More

Happy Halloween from True Talent Group!

May your Halloween be safe, spooky and full of treats! Read More

A great job experience is out there for you

Waking up each morning raring to get started and do some work — it’s not an impossible dream! We can work with you to find the exact fit for your skills, culture needs and future fulfillment. Partner with us — [...] Read More

Have an impact

Our company’s mission is to… Read More

What it means to be professional in the workplace

There are non-negotiable traits that true professionals possess. It’s professionalism beyond what you wear (although, admittedly, that’s important too). Read More

Stress Free Fall Winner Announcement

Congratulations to the winner of our Stress Free Fall Contest! Christy won a month’s worth of meal prep kits to help make busy fall nights more relaxed. Here’s what Christy had to say about winning: “Wow! I am so excited! [...] Read More

Looking to the future at our 100th Good Leadership Breakfast (For 10/20)

If you’ve been lucky enough to attend any of our previous Good Leadership Breakfasts, then you’re familiar with our beliefs in the concepts of Goodness Pays and The Seven Fs of Goodness in leadership. These Fs are: faith, family, finances, [...] Read More

Storytelling your way to a new job

Being a good storyteller can touch the logical and emotional sides of a recruiter, and could give you a leg up in your job search. Nobody knows you like you, so be sure to shape your narrative positively and impressively. Read More

Take it one step at a time

Know the Chinese proverb about how the journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step? The next step is just as important. And the next one. And the next one. And the next one. And the … Read More

Emotional intelligence can help you be a better leader

Developing emotional intelligence can help you be a better leader. Here's why: Read More

We love our Art Buddies!

We love being partnered with Art Buddies! Art Buddies pairs kind adults with children from the Twin Cities’ highest needs schools for creative one-to-one mentorship programs. We are proud to be involved with such an amazing program. Read More

Keep social media data consistent

If your resume history and social media presence don’t match, a hiring manager might question your integrity right from the start. You may have good reasons, but be sure they match! Trust us: It’s worth putting in the time when [...] Read More

The choice is yours

We offer it all. Whatever you’re looking for, we’d love to help! https://truetalentgroup.com/ Read More

Developing hiring managers

While hiring managers are paid to find the best talent for open positions, it’s important they spend time focusing on their skills, too. Here’s how: Read More

Keep climbing

Life is full of hills and valleys. Don’t give up! Read More

We hope to see you at The Buddies Awards!

Want to have some fun and support an amazing cause? Join us for The Buddies Awards November 11th at Carmichael Lynch for an Art Auction and a dance party and you can do both! Help raise critical funds and support [...] Read More

Characteristics to look for in a good employee

What kind of characteristics are you looking for in an employee? Well, let’s get a bit more specific: a good employee. They should probably have quite a few of the 30 attributes listed here. #talentsearch #recruiting #ttg Read More

Twins Cities Business' 2021 Readers’ Choice “Best of Business” award

Wondering which company earned the 2021 Readers’ Choice “Best of Business” award from Twin Cities Business? We’d rather show than tell. (OK, fine. Here’s a hint: It was us. Thanks, Readers!) #TTG #talentsearch #jobseekers Read More

Join us at The Buddies!

Love having fun? How about supporting great causes? You can do BOTH at The Buddies Awards for an Art Auction (and a dance party!) to help support kids who need it most. Critical funds are being raised for the Art [...] Read More

Small efforts lead to success

Turn your accomplishments into a routine. Keep up the good work! It will pay off! Read More

Write a solid job description

They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression. So is your job description making a good first impression? Here’s how to improve it: #truetalentgroup #findtalent Read More

Employees prefer additional benefits over raise

Looking for talent that will be attracted to your company — and stick around? Pay is a factor, of course. Benefits, including control over how and when employees can choose to work, might even be more important. Read More

Are you telling your best story?

In his book, “Brain Rules,” molecular biologist John Medina offers insight into why some job candidates are chose over others. The key: emotion. As Medina has stated, “The brain remembers the emotional component of an experience better than any other aspect." Here are four tips to telling the right story about yourself and getting noticed: Read More

Stress Free Fall Contest Post - Last Day

Today is the last day to enter our Stress Free Fall contest! Don’t miss your chance to win an entire month’s worth of meal prep kits! We’ll pick the winner on Monday. Good luck! https://socialfive.net/apps?id=622052177923269&provider_id=91101&force_standalone=1 Read More

We can improve your job search

Looking for a job where you’re truly valued and truly appreciated? We’re there for you. We’re over here for you, too: https://truetalentgroup.com/find-work-creative-marketing-digital. #truetalentgroup #dreamjob #jobsearch Read More

Stress Free Fall Post 3

Imagine ending a busy fall day with a hassle-free, delicious, homemade meal. Now get excited, because we’re giving away an entire month’s worth of meal prep kits to give you a stress-free fall! Simply click the link below to enter. [...] Read More

Having a great time

Today is our big party and we’re so excited!! We just want to take a moment to thank all of our fantastic True Talent team members, customers, partners, and anyone else who has been here with us since the beginning. [...] Read More

Practice makes perfect: 5 tips for nailing your next job interview

Ace your next job interview by preparing in advance. Read More

Stress Free Fall Contest Post 2

Did you hear about our Stress Free Fall contest?! We’re giving away an entire month’s worth of meal prep kits to one lucky winner! No planning, no grocery list… just simple and delicious food! There’s less than a week left [...] Read More

Reap the rewards for your hard work

Good things take time. Plants need good soil, water and tending to to grow! What are you planting today? #persevere #hardwork #nevergiveup Read More

Who doesn't love a new headshot?

A good headshot is crucial! We recently treated our employees to a brand new headshot from TTG and @mybrandphotographer Larelyn Dexter! Read More

Finding talent is our talent

Looking to hire talent? Pardon the humblebrag, but staffing for leading brands, marketing departments, corporations, non-profits, start-ups and agencies, among others, is one of our talents. Read More

Stress Free Fall Contest Post 1

Fall is right around the corner, and we’re welcoming the season in the best way possible – with a contest! To help relieve some stress, we’re giving away an entire month’s worth of meal prep kits delivered to your door! [...] Read More

Lisa M. anniversary

Congratulations and happy anniversary to Lisa M., who has been with True Talent Group for 10 years! Thank you for being an amazing part of our team, we appreciate you today and all days! Read More

Make a job-hunting strategy

Does your job search sometimes feel like you’re just throwing spaghetti on the wall and hoping something sticks? First tip: Stop throwing pasta. Second tip: Consider these job-hunting strategies. #jobhunt #truetalentgroup Read More

True Star winners: Laura, Charles, Lisa

We are looking forward to celebrating with our 2022 True Star winners next week! Congratulations to Laura, Charles and Lisa! Read More

Setting up new employees for success

Making a great hire is one thing. One big thing! Taking smart steps after the hiring process is crucial to a successful transition for a new employee. Check out these four recommendations the Harvard Business Review has for facilitating a [...] Read More

Lisa J. birthday

Wishing a very happy birthday to Lisa J.! We hope you enjoy your special day, we’re glad to celebrate you! Read More

Do you have the characteristics of a good employee?

Sometimes you need to reframe ‘ bad’ traits as good ones when talking to potential employers. Before your next interview, check out this list of qualities that employers might work in your favor. #jobsearch #recruiting #truetalentgroup Read More

2022 True Star winners

We can’t wait to celebrate with these 2022 True Star winners next week! Congratulations! Read More

Talent search stops here

When it comes to connecting you with the talent you need, we set the golden standard. For help with your staffing search, follow this link: https://truetalentgroup.com/contact-us/   Read More

A strong start to Q4!

Hit the ground running at the beginning of Q4 so you can rest easy at the end of the year! Read More

2022 True Stars

Congratulations to these 2022 True Stars! Alex Nowak, Tom Clemens, Ben Katz, Megan Doboszenski and Max Pittman We can’t wait to celebrate you on the 22nd! Read More

Why Mark Cuban is so competitive

Ever seen Mark Cuban at an NBA game? Or on Shark Tank? It’s easy to see that the Dallas Mavericks’ owner and entrepreneur is competitive. That spirit emanates in his appearances. It’s also part of the reason why he’s so [...] Read More

We thank all the hard worker out there! Happy Labor Day!

On this day, we want to honor and celebrate the achievements of all of your hard-working Americans out there! YOU are the true talent, and we thank you. Happy Labor Day! Read More

We can help find you talent

Sometimes hiring managers and HR need a hand in finding the right candidates. Let us save you both some time and money. Our email inbox is open 24/7: info@truetalentgroup. #nowhiring #ttg #truetalentgroup #findtalent Read More

Lisa Janusz Anniversary Aug 27

What’s special about today? It’s Lisa’s anniversary with True Talent Group! We are so happy you are part of our team. Read More

Believe you can

One of the best ways to help yourself accomplish something is to know that you can! Read More

Bruce Edwards Birthday Aug 26

We want to wish Bruce the happiest of birthdays! Celebrate big. You deserve it! We love you, B! Read More

Be honest and transparent

When applying for a new job, it’s important to be honest about your salary expectations. This way, both you and the employer can gauge if the role is a good fit. Start by researching similar positions in your area and [...] Read More

Good time to jump into job market

If your current job is burning you out, consider jumping back into the market. It’s a good one. We work with companies across the U.S. to connect best-in-class talent with companies they love. #jobsearch #truetalentgroup Read More

Benefits or extra salary?

Would you prefer extra money or benefits from your employer? Both is the obvious answer, right? According to a Glassdoor survey, 80% of employees would choose additional perks over a salary bump. #jobhunt #benefits #ttg Read More

Characteristics of a good employee

Knowing the attributes of a good employee can help those seeking jobs and those hiring. Here are some of the most important characteristics. Read More

Top Fastest-Growing Occupations

Here are the fastest-growing occupations, according to a U.S. Bureau of Labor report, and their current wages from Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics. The top spot, among others, will likely come as a surprise. Do any of these intrigue you enough to switch careers? Read More

No challenge is too big

We don’t necessarily advocate taking a lot of life advice from The Office’s Dwight Schrute. Despite his awkward social skills, you’ve gotta admire his confidence and how he views challenges. #ttg #confidence #truetalentgroup Read More

Connect with us

Do you want just a job, or do you want your dream job? Connect with us so we can connect you! Read More

Stop looking, start choosing

According to Garner, voluntary turnover is predicted to jump close to 20% this year. How is that impacting your business? Let us help connect you with best-in-class talent. Read More

David Kim Birthday Aug 8

It’s David’s birthday! Join us in wishing him the happiest of days today. You deserve the best! Read More

Talent search a pleasant search

Between looking for lost socks, misplaced keys and the lunch that mysteriously disappeared from the breakroom fridge, life has more than enough annoying searches. We make finding the talent you need a pleasant and productive search. Read More

14 incredible years

It is hard to believe that it’s already been 14 years. Work should be fun, and we love what we do! Here’s to the next 14 and beyond. Thank you for being with us and helping us grow. We are [...] Read More

Lucky day for job seekers

Looking for a job in marketing, creative and/or digital projects? Consider this to be your lucky day. OK, it can still be your lucky day if you’re not looking for a job. But if you do need one, your lucky [...] Read More

Lisa Matre Birthday Aug 5

Happy birthday, Lisa! We are so excited to celebrate your special day. Thanks for being such an amazing part of the team! Read More

Happy birthday, Kristen! Aug 5

Happy birthday, Kristen! Please join us in celebrating Kristen today. We are so happy to have you on our team! Read More

Money isn't everything

Money can’t guarantee the same kind of satisfaction we experience when we meet our goals and look back on our accomplishments. Read More

12 Questions to Ask During your Job Interview

You know you’re going to be asked questions when you go in for a job interview. But are you prepared to do the same? Here are 12 questions to consider asking the interviewer. Read More

Happy birthday to Stacey on Aug. 3

Join us in wishing Stacey Stratton, our fearless leader a Happy Birthday! We couldn’t do it without you! Enjoy your special day, Stacey! Read More

Kevin James Aug 1

Join us in wishing Kevin James a happiest of birthdays! We are so happy he is part of our team and are excited to celebrate him today. Read More

Receiving a no isn't such a bad thing

If Mark Cuban let a shut door or a disappointing rejection stop him from chasing his dreams, he wouldn’t be a billionaire. Or the owner of an NBA team. Or one of the Sharks. Or a vegetarian. Well, he still [...] Read More

Ghosting at an all-time high in workforce recruiting

A recent Wall Street Journal article discussed the trend of “ghosting” in the job market, where an applicant accepts a position but then backs out or simply does not show up. And that is if they even show up for [...] Read More

Smart questions to ask during a job interview

Do you go into a job interview prepared with questions to ask? Forget the there-are-no-dumb-questions cliche. Prepare to impress the interviewer with smart questions from this list. Read More

It's a new business normal

COVID-19 fundamentally changed the way U.S. companies will do business for years to come. Here's a look at the new business normal. Read More

Meeshell Helas Jul 20

Happy, happy birthday to Meeshell Helas! Meeshell is an amazing asset to our team. We are excited to celebrate you today! Read More

Megan Doboszenski Anniversary Jul 16

It’s hard to believe Megan Doboszenski has already been with us for one year! We are so happy to have you as part of the team, Megan! Read More

The Search Stops Here

Our purpose is making a difference in our talent and client’s lives. Truly finding our clients the best fit and our talent a role they love is why we do what we do! Recently lost a team member? Health or [...] Read More

Tip: Consider using contract-to-hire positions

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Please join us in wishing Dave a happy birthday! Dave, we are so happy to have you on the team and hope you have a great day. Read More

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It’s time to bust out the fireworks and hot dogs and turn up that grill. Let’s get it going! True Talent wants to wish all of you a fabulous 4th of July holiday! Read More

U.S. workforce includes 59 million freelancers

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Half time meeting

Our employee half-time meeting is coming up on Monday the 27th! We are prepping for it now and it’s gonna be big! We’ll see you there! Read More

The search stops here

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People Are Our Greatest Asset

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Thoughts on How to Succeed

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Your Dream Job is a Click Away

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Disney Dreaming Contest Post 2

Have you ever been to the most magical place on earth? Now might be your chance! We’re giving away 2-day park hopper tickets for a family of FOUR to either Disneyland or Disney World. You pick the park! First, drop [...] Read More

How well does your business handle employee onboarding?

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Connect with Company Culture

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Disney Dreaming Contest Introduction 2022 - B

Been dreaming of a Disney vacation? We are so excited to announce that we’re giving away 2-day park hopper tickets for a family of FOUR to either Disneyland or Disney World. You pick the resort! First, drop us a comment [...] Read More

We find the talent you need

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Work is changing

The nature of work and how we think about it is changing. Employee happiness is down 6% since 2020. Burnout is up 17%. Check out this article on how to find and embrace work you love: Read More

Always wake up with a smile

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We can help you land the job of your dreams

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Are you a curious leader? Here's how to know

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Grateful today (and everyday) for veterans and active service members who bravely serve in our armed forces. We honor those who gave their lives while defending our country. Wishing everyone a safe and happy Memorial Day! Read More

Interview strategically

Asking questions of value during an interview is essential. This is how you get a clear "yes" or "no" about a candidate by the time you wrap up! Read More

Work with a recruiter

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Tips for being a great leader

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Isn't it time to love work?

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The art of finding work-life balance and avoiding burnout

Finding the right equilibrium between our professional and personal lives is a constant battle, and there’s no one-size-fits-all answer out there (trust us, we’ve looked). But here are a couple of tips that might help you. Read More

2022 LLS Man and Woman of the Year

Beating cancer is in our blood and a true cause. Our True Talent Group team had an amazing night at the 2022 Man and Woman of the Year Gala benefitting Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of MN, SD, ND, WI. We [...] Read More

Dress for Success Twin Cities | Power of You Annual Fundraiser Event

We had the honor of attending and sponsoring this fantastic fundraising event put on by Dress for Success Twin Cities. Not only did DFSTC put on a spectacular 1920’s-themed happy hour fundraiser, they raised over $62,000!  It was a truly touching [...] Read More

Retaining Your Team – 3 Steps to Success

March 4th, 2022 was Employee Appreciation Day. In a tight talent market where everyone is getting recruited on the daily, how do you keep the great team you have? There are lots of key factors that contribute to overall happiness [...] Read More

Finding the Job You Love!

Romance Yourself Into a New Role. Ready to pursue a job you’ll love? Here at True Talent Group, we’ve noticed that finding the right job has a lot in common with finding the right relationship. Whether you’re dating or looking [...] Read More

2022: Year of the Employee

New year, new changes in the talent market! There’s been a clear shift in power—and talent has the advantage. In a recent poll surveying more than 900 workers, fifty percent reported plans to look for new jobs this year. Top [...] Read More

2021 Highlights and Why We're Optimistic

2021 was another challenging and change-filled year. As I’m writing this, I recall what I thought would change this year but hasn’t. We continue to struggle with uncertainty, anxiety and fear.   What has changed is that many have reflected on [...] Read More

Return-to-Work: Making Smart Decisions that Retain and Attract Top Talent

The Return-to-Work question is on everyone’s mind right now. New timeframes, re-imagined office configurations and safety precautions are all factors in the new normal. But when half of workers surveyed reported they will quit their current position if expected to [...] Read More

Interviewing Mistakes You Should Avoid

Talking about your past job experiences can be challenging, especially if they weren’t all roses and unicorns.  If you’re not careful, it can be easy to answer questions the wrong way and make an unfavorable impression. To keep this from [...] Read More

Job Offer Negotiation: How to Land Your Dream Job

Job offers are exciting! But with all good things, taking your time to consider what’s at stake is critical. Job offer negotiations represent a crucial jump-off point for employees and help establish common ground and clear expectations. Feeling unsure how [...] Read More

The Employee Appreciation Mindset

Let’s be honest—if there’s one thing these difficult times have taught us, it’s that life is too short to stay in places where our work goes unappreciated. Without a doubt, your employees have taken this lesson to heart, too. The [...] Read More

Three Tips for Avoiding Team Burnout

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Not Feeling the Love?

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Are You an Oak or a Willow?

Friends, To begin 2021, I have an important question for you:  Are you more like an Oak? Or a Willow? Don’t worry, I’m not becoming delirious due to pandemic isolation. It’s a real question! You might first identify with a [...] Read More

Why We're Thankful

We couldn’t have done it without you. For many reasons, 2020 will be a year we’ll never forget. When I reflect on it, I find many reasons to be thankful.  First and foremost, our team and clients are healthy. This means [...] Read More

Job Hunt Mistakes to Avoid

Situation: you’re looking for work. Whether that’s full-time work or getting another client or contract, there’s a strategic approach to take to find a good fit. If you’re spending time looking and applying for positions, stay positive and always know [...] Read More

3 Quick Interview Tips

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Hiring Talent Through Virtual Interviews

We’re experiencing an entirely new way of interviewing, hiring and onboarding. But as hiring managers there are still those key things we look for with candidates. Are they a good culture fit? Are they qualified? Do they align with our [...] Read More

Hot Tips for Revamping Your Resume in 2020

Many of you are in the same boat – you’re looking for work, new clients or even new careers. This means you’re working hard at developing your personal brand and your resumes. What if you haven’t updated your resume in [...] Read More

5 Tips for Crafting Your Personal Brand on LinkedIn

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Digital Marketing. Why it’s so Important. Right Now!

Focus on digital and focus on results The last six months have been uncharted territory when it comes to everything from launching a business – to keeping established operations running smoothly. In times where marketing seems like it won’t be [...] Read More

Back to school - and a new routine!

Tips for optimal work schedules while staying positive and productive. The weather is cooling down and we’re starting to see colors span across the trees as everything starts to fade from bright green to earthy tones. School is starting and [...] Read More

Q3 2020 Update from our CEO

We’re still experiencing a lot of firsts as we continue to navigate new and unknown situations – and that’s OK! See what’s new at True Talent Group (like our office going virtual), what we’ve done so far in 2020 (like [...] Read More

2020 True Star Winners!

Congratulations to this year’s True Star Award winners! As usual, we had a flurry of outstanding nominees. We can’t wait to celebrate with our winners, clients, employees and supporters on August 13th! Among all of our talented, motivated and professional [...] Read More

Make COVID your moment to market – Part 2

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A quick reference guide to interacting with marketing, digital and creative contractors

Resource needs can change quickly – and as a hiring manager, it can be beneficial to work with contractors to help with both immediate and long-term needs. Likewise, as a contractor, it can be beneficial to receive continuous project-based work. [...] Read More

Hiring just changed entirely

Here’s how to adjust your process for a fully digital workforce Hiring marketing, digital and creative employees has an entirely new meaning and process behind it. As we face unknown times, we’re left with the task of amending our processes [...] Read More

Make COVID your moment to market

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True Terms Glossary: Your Go-To Guide to Working with a Marketing, Digital and Creative Recruiting Agency

Becoming familiar with terms in the recruiting industry can be much simpler if you have a tool helping you navigate the landscape. So, at True Talent Group we’ve created one! Use this glossary to help learn terms so you can [...] Read More

We’re making a difference and fighting for a cancer cure!

THANK YOU to our friends, family and community for joining together and raising money to help a great cause! Since February, we’ve been working to raise money to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). It’s been a journey and definitely [...] Read More

New to working with a recruiter? Check out these 7 tips for making the process simpler, effective and fulfilling.

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Quick tips for interviewing – even if it’s virtual

Prepping for a job interview can be one of your most powerful tools when it comes to getting a new job. Although interviewing can seem a little overwhelming, it’s a process we all go through when embarking on a new [...] Read More

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Our founder and CEO is committed to giving back to her community. She’s currently participating in a philanthropic competition to support blood cancer research. Her team, the “Altrueists”, actively raised funds in honor of two local children – both of [...] Read More

Recognized as one of the Best Places to Work – and it’s all thanks to our true star talent!

When you enjoy your team at work, your boss and your work environment – it’s something you talk about. Today, we’re ELATED to announce that we’ve been recognized as one of 2020’s best places to work by the Minneapolis/St. Paul [...] Read More

An Inspiring Message from our President

Here is an important, positive message for all our valued clients, talent, supporters and friends! Read More

Our newest True Cause – the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)!

LLS is a global leader in the fight against cancer – lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma. This amazing organization funds life-saving blood cancer research around the world, and provides free information and support services to children, adults and families living [...] Read More

Dress for Success Twin Cities...The Power of YOU!

True Talent Group is excited to support Dress for Success Twin Cities at their largest fundraiser of the year on Thursday, March 5th – The Power of You!  The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve [...] Read More

Learn How to Keep and Motivate Your Team

In a tight talent market, how do you keep the team you have? Money isn’t everything. Download our new ebook and read through it for three easy tips to follow today! TTG Motivating Your Team Ebook Read More

Authenticity in the Workplace

Our fearless leader, Stacey Stratton, recently sat down with Megan Effertz , founder of the The Business Gist, to talk about jobs, the workforce and being authentic! https://bit.ly/2thxBdT Read More

Top 5 Ways to Be Happy at Work

  With all of the competing priorities in life, this crazy Minnesota weather and a shift in the way we work today, being happy isn’t always a piece of cake. The life we live here is so short and every [...] Read More

Join us at the Women in Digital October Meetup

The October Meetup for Twin Cities Women in Digital will be one for the books. Ever heard of Imposter Syndrome? You may not have known it, but our guess is that you have experienced it at one point in your [...] Read More

Talent is Getting Frustrated on the Job Hunt

For those of you out there on the hunt for a new job, you may have noticed a major slow down in the hiring process as of late. Don’t worry, we’ve noticed too. Here’s what we’re seeing… We’re Seeing Client’s [...] Read More

True Talent Group Celebrates 10 Years

Unique. Personal. Pathfinder. Helpful. Supportive. Exceptional. Our employees were recently asked what one word describes True Talent Group. The words above were most often used. Seeing those words means everything as we embark on an exciting milestone. Ten years ago [...] Read More

We Have the Scoop on Trends in the Talent Industry

Our President Stacey Stratton recently wrote an article for Minnesota Business on the trends in the talent market today. Want to know how to get the best talent for your team today? Read on!   http://www.minnesotabusiness.com/   Read More

Minnesota's Got Talent

True Talent Group CEO/ President Stacey Stratton teams up with Minnesota Business Magazine and local talent experts to think outside the box when it comes to hiring. Read more here! http://www.minnesotabusiness.com/minnesotas-got-talent Read More

True Talent Group is one of 100 Best Companies to Work for in 2018

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The Human Connection in a Digital World

True Talent Group’s annual summit focused on how companies can achieve human connection in an ever-changing digital world Read More   Read More

True Talent Group Adds Consulting to its Placement Offerings Suite

As a part of their 10-Year anniversary, this year True Talent Group is adding Consulting to the list of talent placement offering types. President and Owner, Stacey Stratton shared this about the agency’s long-standing success and need to grow the [...] Read More

What Makes a Company a Best Place to Work?

You now know that engaged employees are key to the success of an organization.  We have given you the tools to drive up that engagement, now let’s look at a few simple things you can do today to make your [...] Read More

Increasing Employee Engagement!

Strong employee engagement directly ties to a company’s productivity and profitability. Studies have found that organizations with strong employee engagement generate revenue growth at a rate 2.5 times higher than other companies! But recent surveys show that only about 34% [...] Read More

Attracting and Retaining Millennials

  Today many companies are still struggling to find the best ways to not only hire millennials, but also retain them.  This generation is vital to the growth of your company and our overall economy. Here are 6 ways you [...] Read More

Keys to Effective Leadership in the 21st Century

Dr. McCloskey gave an inspiring keynote at the March 2nd Marketing & Creative Leaders Summit.  His views on leadership in the 21st century are changing how we manage and lead our organizations.  This is a must-read article! The research is [...] Read More

Marketing & Creative Leaders Summit-A Visual Recap!

Thank you again for attending the Marketing & Creative Leaders Summit!  What an amazing afternoon of connecting and learning! True Talent Group has helped hundreds of people find the best jobs in the Twin Cities!  We have added to our amazing [...] Read More

The How To's of Hiring

  THE HOW TO’S OF HIRING The number of days-to-hire has doubled in the past five years, and this increase doesn’t serve the employee or the employer well.  How can you make sure that every part of the process is [...] Read More

Answering Tough Interview Questions: What is the first thing you would do if hired?

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Stacey Stratton at the Enterprising Women Conference

  Stacey Stratton, President & CEO True Talent Group (right) with Monica Smiley, 2017 Enterprising Women Award Winner Susan Thayer and Marsha Firestone Stacey Stratton at the Enterprising Women Conference Earlier this week, our very own Stacey Stratton, President and [...] Read More

The 2017 Talent Forecast is Here!  What You Need to Know About Hiring and Job Searching

  Each year, we had the opportunity to produce the Talent Forecast – which we just released!  The process of writing this allows us to reflect on the past and chart the future. In developing the Talent Forecast, we get [...] Read More

Reputation Management

  Reputation Management The great thing about social media is that it is everywhere. Everyone is using it.  Pictures of kids and pets, vacations and even struggles help us feel connected with family and friends. But the problem about social [...] Read More

What Leadership Looks Like in 2017

  What Leadership Looks Like in 2017 A new year brings new opportunities!  2017 is the year to focus on transforming your leadership style so you can attract and retain highly adaptable, highly skilled team members.  Here are 4 leadership [...] Read More

How Will You Continue to Grow Professionally

  The key to your future can be found in an ongoing commitment to learning. By getting better at what you do and expanding your knowledge, you become more valuable and more marketable. You might wonder where to start!  Here [...] Read More

How Will You Continue to Grow Professionally?

  The key to your future can be found in an ongoing commitment to learning. By getting better at what you do and expanding your knowledge, you become more valuable and more marketable. You might wonder where to start!  Here [...] Read More

Resume Revamp for 2017

  It’s a new year and you are ready to make the leap and find a new job. Here are 5 simple things you can do right now to have a resume that is sure to get you your dream [...] Read More

Understanding the New Overtime Rules

Whether you are an employer or an employee, this is a MUST read! Did you know, according to the Center for Progress findings last year 60 percent of salaried workers were guaranteed overtime pay in 1975. Today, only 8 percent are. [...] Read More

Welcome Jill to our Team!

Please join us in welcoming Jill Langevin to our team as Senior Recruiter! Jill is highly energetic and passionate Recruiting professional with a passion for matching exceptional candidates with outstanding clients. Bringing extensive recruiting experience to the TTG team,  she [...] Read More

True Talent Group Expands Support of Art Buddies

True Talent Group is proud to have designated Art Buddies as one of our True Causes.  This year, we are showing our support by donating $5000 to this incredible organization! Art Buddies uses the power of creativity and one-on-one attention [...] Read More

Our Day of Service at Dress for Success

On Oct 28th we served a community of people that are making an impact in the Twin Cities. Dress for Success is a mission-driven organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence. Our employees, clients and friends, gathered to help [...] Read More

How Long is Your Tour of Duty?

With low unemployment, employers are struggling to fill jobs with qualified candidates. This has shifted the power from employers to highly skilled employees who, are in a stronger position to dictate the terms of their employment. In response, employers are [...] Read More

Our Day at Dress for Success!

It’s always, always, always about relationships! From the beginning, we’ve always said that it’s about relationships. Without relationships, True Talent Group couldn’t do what it does best: match true talent with true opportunities. We believe that successful relationships are built [...] Read More

Successful Change Management

  In today’s world, change is something you can count on. We all know change is necessary, but it can stop us in our tracks! Having a plan and clear expectations is crucial. Learn how to inspire your team to [...] Read More

Creating an Amazing Interview Experience

The job market is hot right now!  Finding top notch talent is harder than ever before.  Candidates have more options for their next move and are often weighing more than one offer.   That said, it has never been more [...] Read More

Good News, Bad News

Let’s start with the good news!  The total unemployment rate for May declined to 4.7%—a far cry from the 10.2% we saw in October 2009. And the U.S. economy has been consistently adding jobs across most sectors. According to the [...] Read More

True Talent Group Named 2016 Best Places to Work Honoree

True Talent Group is honored to be named one of the 2016 Best Places to Work by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal!  This honor is awarded to companies for creating and maintaining an enviable culture and engaged workforce. The honor was [...] Read More

The 2016 In-House Creative Services Industry Report is Here!

The 2016 In-House Creative Services Industry Report, as presented by the BOSS Group, InSource and Cella was just released.  This annual survey provides valuable insights and direction for in-house creative leaders across the country.  One of True Talent Group’s core [...] Read More

2016 In-House Creative Services Industry Report!

The 2016 In-House Creative Services Industry Report, as presented by the BOSS Group, InSource and Cella was just released.  This annual survey provides valuable insights and direction for in-house creative leaders across the country.  One of True Talent Group’s core [...] Read More