Strengthen Your Resume With These 3 Easy Tips

We know we don’t need to tell you that a resume can either sell or repel you. How you approach the crafting of such an important document can determine whether you land the job you want or get the job you need. Here are three of our favorite tips. Power in Numbers. Action words and… Read More »

7 Perks of Seasonal Employment

The Thanksgiving holiday isn’t quite here yet and we’re already seeing a mad dash for holiday spending and celebrating. All this extra madness also means one more thing: ‘tis the season for seasonal employment. Make holiday cash. This one is obvious. And if you can leverage the added paycheck with a discount at your favorite… Read More »

How Not To Get Your Dream Job

When you are in the thick of a job search, it is sometimes hard to see the dream jobs from the pyramid schemes. A good rule of thumb is the old adage, “If it seems too good to be true, it probably is.” Here’s how to tell if the job you are interested in isn’t… Read More »

Creative Resumes That Set You Apart.

Maybe you don’t have the experience or the skills—yet—but you’ve got your eye on a particular company or a particular position. Or maybe you are plumb full of experience and talent, and you’re not sure how to set yourself apart from the competition. Enter the creative resume. Creative resumes are finely crafted sales pitches that… Read More »

Top Skills for Working as an Administrative Assistant

  Landing a job as an administrative assistant is a great entry-level way to learn a company from the ground up. Here are seven great ways to hit that ground running. Always arrive on time. This is an important, but often underestimated, part of the job. The people you support need to know that you… Read More »

Aventure Staffing Is Going Back To Basics

In light of our 30th anniversary, we are celebrating our successes and learning from our experiences. We are going back to basics and keeping our division names simple; Platinum Personnel Solutions is now Aventure Office/Professional. Our name may be simple, but our services are anything but. The Office division at Aventure is more than an… Read More »

Daily Inspiration: You Can Do It!

Finding a new career in today’s oober-competitive job market can be a daunting task. It’s easy to get discouraged when you know that you have the knowledge and experience to be an excellent employee, but just haven’t caught a break. When you’re feeling down about your job search it’s always good to have a support… Read More »

Pinspiration for Job Seekers

Pinterest isn’t just for wedding ideas, DIY crafts, and healthy recipes. Ok, maybe that’s what the majority of people use it for, but I bet you didn’t know that Pinterest could help you in the search for your dream job. Use Pinterest to your advantage and look for tips, tricks and tools on helping you… Read More »

Aventure’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Was A Success

On Tuesday, July 16, Aventure Staffing was honored to spend the evening celebrating our 30th Anniversary with our clients and associates who have helped us grow and thrive over the years. We would like to say thank you to all of our clients, thank you to the Siouxland community, and thank you to our amazing… Read More »

Thirty Years In The Business And We Haven’t Aged A Bit

It almost goes without saying how much the world—and our industry—has changed in three decades. While it is a little discouraging that most of the 1983 references we could make in this post would go completely over the heads of our newest hires, we have the privilege of all those years of experience, history, and… Read More »