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Not All Great Paying Careers Require A College Degree

Not all high paying jobs require a college degree. Check out these careers that offer great pay without the future financial burden

In today’s rapidly evolving job market, it is crucial for the public to understand that a college degree does not define one’s capabilities or potential for success. Many skilled workers without a college degree bring unique perspectives, hands-on experience, and a strong work ethic to the workforce. By tapping into this talent pool, businesses can… Read more »

Navigating the Crossroads: Rural and Urban Healthcare Challenges and Solutions

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Introduction The closure of rural hospitals has been a growing concern in the United States, leaving many residents in these areas without access to necessary medical care. The problem is compounded by the shortage of healthcare workers, particularly in rural areas. In addition to these challenges, pay equity continues to be a persistent issue in… Read more »

Increasing The Minimum Wage

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The AGA Group is a healthcare service firm that provides workforce solutions in the areas of staffing and recruiting. The company has been in the industry for over 40 years and has been providing exceptional talent to facilities in Missouri and Kansas, covering the Greater Kansas City Metro Area, including Overland Park, outstate Missouri and… Read more »

Stop Basing Your Self-Worth On Other People’s Opinions

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In August 2017, Hillary Allen was close to finishing her PhD in neuroscience. She was also ranked number one in the world in skyrunning, which is basically the equivalent of running an ultramarathon up a mountain. On summer break from teaching, Hillary had gone to Europe to race for three months. As she later recounted… Read more »

How To Write A Value Proposition Statement

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Your resume is the first impression you make on potential employers, so it’s crucial to make it count. A value proposition statement can help you stand out from the crowd by highlighting your unique selling points and what you can bring to the table. Here are some tips from The AGA Group’s recruiting and staffing… Read more »

Ten Interview Questions And How To Respond

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Are you on the hunt for your dream job? Look no further. Professionals choosing to work with The AGA Group for their job search benefit from knowing that they will be prepared for their next interview and secure the role you want. With 10 common job interview questions and answering techniques, you’ll be ready to… Read more »

Six Steps to a Successful Job Interview

1. Introduction First of all, congratulations on landing an interview. Not every job applicant is afforded an opportunity to interview for a job. If you’ve taken the time to apply for the job, put the work in to prepare for the interview. It’s time to put your best foot forward and make a great impression.… Read more »

The Dental Hygienist Shortage Is Real

Are you struggling to find qualified dental hygienists to fill open positions at your practice? You’re not alone. The demand for dental hygienists in the Greater Kansas City Area has been rapidly increasing in recent years, but unfortunately, the supply of qualified professionals has not kept up. This shortage has resulted in lost revenue and… Read more »

Resume Writing Tips

Resume Tips: Is a Summary Still Necessary? | The AGA Group

In the world of job hunting, your resume is your first impression. It’s the first thing that a potential employer sees, and it’s the document that determines whether or not you get called in for an interview. That’s why having an updated resume is crucial to your job search success. In this post, we’ll discuss… Read more »

Know Your Value. Know Your Worth

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Are you feeling undervalued and underpaid in your current job? Do you find yourself constantly questioning whether you are being paid what you are worth? If so, it’s time to take a step back and evaluate your worth in the job market. At The AGA Group, we have over 40 years of HR, management, and… Read more »