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HIRING HELP / A Byte Sized Menu of Affordable Hiring Support Services

by Jeanne Knutzen | January 16, 2021

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For employers who want to purchase specific services to improve or speed up their existing hiring process, HIRING HELP offers several customized options. … Read More »

A Post Covid Staffing Trend …

by Sara Bennett | September 29, 2020

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Administrative and clerical jobs are likely to stay remote and virtual post Covid. … Read More »

Tips to Turn a Temp-to-Hire Role Into a Permanent Job!

by Sara Bennett | September 11, 2020

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While there are a multitude of professional reasons and lifestyle choices that lead many electing for temporary work, a Temp-to-Hire job is most often a hopeful path to a full-time permanent position. … Read More »

A Successful Job Search is a Focused One

by Sara Bennett | August 25, 2020

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Maintaining focus in your job search isn’t just important to be aware of in terms of your mindset but also the way you portray yourself to potential employers through branding. … Read More »

Want to REALLY Impress Your Interviewer? 5 Job Interview Hacks

by Sara Bennett | August 25, 2020

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With these job interview hacks, you can expect to feel even more confident in your upcoming job interviews! … Read More »

“Fit” and Diversity. How They Work Together!

by Jeanne Knutzen | August 24, 2020

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Here's how to define your culture in ways that is relevant to your team's performance but also invites diversity and inclusion. … Read More »

The Truth About Long Term Unemployment

by Sara Bennett | August 5, 2020

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There are two job markets – one for candidates who have been out of work for less than 6 months and one for candidates that have been out of work for longer. … Read More »

Stay Home or Find a New Job? A Job Seeker’s Guide to Re-Entering the Job Market

by Sara Bennett | August 4, 2020

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As our economy slowly re-opens, many employees who formerly worked in these Non-Essential industries are left uncertain if they should wait to rejoin the workforce when their industry is back up and running or seek out a new career altogether? The COVID decimated job market has left most job seekers swirling with questions surrounding their future professional prospects. … Read More »

What Do Post-COVID Flexible Staffing Trends Mean for Employees?

by Sara Bennett | June 29, 2020

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Will you be back on the job market post-COVID? Be ready for flexible employment options! … Read More »

Common Myths re: Temporary and Contract Employees – Setting the Record Straight!

by Sara Bennett | June 28, 2020

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Here's some things you need to know about temporary and contract employees and why they are great solutions for today's volatile business environment. … Read More »

Negotiating Staffing Agency Bill Rates – the Inside Scoop!

by Jeanne Knutzen | June 10, 2020

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When it comes time to talk about your staffing agency's bill rates, here's some things to pay attention to.... … Read More »

Is it Time for More Flexible Staffing Solutions?

by Jeanne Knutzen | June 3, 2020

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Using flexible staffing strategies will be key for Northwest employers during the post covid BUILD BACK. Here's why.... … Read More »

6 Ways the “Temp to Hire” Recruiting Model Saves $$$$!

by Sara Bennett | June 1, 2020

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There are many reasons why the “temp to hire” recruiting model has remained popular in all economic environments. An opportunity to cut costs is one of them! … Read More »

Are Temporary or Contract Workers Eligible for Overtime Pay?

by Jeanne Knutzen | June 1, 2020

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Most temporary employees are subject to overtime pay rates regardless of the type of job they do. Here's why its important to know if your agency is paying them accurately. … Read More »