Anders Group Blog

Temp to Perm – What Does That Mean?

When you think of travel, most think of the true traveler working 13 week contracts across the country. An amazing way to work, but not all of us are at a life point where this is a possibility. It is tough to truly travel when you need to remain in a certain geographic area or… Read More »

Summer Sunshine and Vacation Time

  Taking days off during an assignment is okay…within reason. As a traveler, you are there to help out because they are short staffed. If you need more than a week off for a 13 week assignment then this places an additional burden on the facility to find short term/PRN coverage in what may already… Read More »

Who is Your “Agent”?

Traveling is made possible by teamwork between dedicated travelers and recruiters. Travelers with drive, whom develop strong relationships with their recruiters, tend to have the best assignments. They love their decision of traveling as a career choice. When searching for a company to travel with, agencies often offer similar perks (per diems, travel allowances, etc.).… Read More »

Call Me, Not Maybe (Song lol… Anyone?)

Anders Group has a wonderful job board that we do try to post all of our jobs to. However, those “hot” jobs that get a lot of submittals can fill very quickly. By the time those jobs post, the job may be closed to submittals or even filled. As well, sometimes we don’t even post… Read More »

Let’s Talk

The relationship between a traveler and their recruiter is built on a foundation of communication.  The more open you are with your recruiter about your expectations and interests, the better.  Don’t hold back. Be honest about why you want to travel and what you want to gain. Is it visiting certain city/area? Is it pay?… Read More »

Unexpected Adventures

Travelers have hot spots they all want to hit. Think Hawaii, Colorado, Florida, and other popular destination cities and states.  While those locations are amazing for a multitude of reasons, they can be tougher and more competitive to find a contract in.  They can be tough to find jobs in and when we do, they… Read More »

Understanding Your Pay Package

Most travelers say they travel for the experience AND THE PAY! Thus, it is always surprises us when we talk to travelers with other companies, thankfully that have realized they need to work with the best agency (ahem, Anders Group!), and when we ask about their pay expectations/packages that they have no idea what they… Read More »

Interview Process for Travelers

We have travel openings across the U.S. and candidates are often submitting for jobs out of state. Due to this, most of our traveler interviews occur over the phone. It can be tough to let a hiring manager know your personality and skill set only over the phone. We wanted to provide some tips and… Read More »

Best Method of Communication

In this day and age, there are so many way great ways to communicate with each with other. We have come a long way from the days of snail mail, land lines, and answering machines. Cell phones, emails, and text messaging have made it very easy for everyone to stay in touch. Here at the… Read More »

How to Help Your Recruiter Help You!

When you first talk to your recruiter at Anders Group, we hope that you can notice the difference and see that we go the extra mile for our travelers. We work with lots of therapists, technicians, and nurses who are new to the travel lifestyle and those who have had less than stellar experiences with… Read More »