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Is Employee Turnover Threatening Your Call Center’s Success?

by Sara Bennett | November 8, 2019

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With a turnover rate that is more than double than that of all other occupations, LOCAL CALL CENTERS struggle TO maintaining a reliable workforce. Here are some tips for retaining your best call center reps..... … Read More »

The New Washington Paid Family and Medical Leave Goes Into Effect January 1…

by Sara Bennett | October 23, 2019

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Starting Jan,2020, the State of Washington pays employees for up to 12 weeks of "leave" following the birth of a child (Mom or Dad) and/or a serious injury or illness. You will be impacted. Plan ahead to use more temporary staffing! … Read More »

Despite the Tight Candidate Market, Northwest Employers Still Need to Pay Attention to Red Flags!

by Sara Bennett | October 14, 2019

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Coping with a tight job market and high levels of employee turnover, employers and hiring managers are now reevaluating their candidate screening processes, here are the 'red flags' that you could be missing! … Read More »

Suffering from Turnover? Who You Hire and Why Matters!

by Sara Bennett | October 7, 2019

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For Northwest Employers, the reasons an employee decides to take your job offer, may be the same reasons that later causes them to leave. The solution may lie in your hiring process. … Read More »

New Federal OVERTIME RULES May Change Who You Pay What!

by Sara Bennett | September 26, 2019

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Our CEO, Jeanne Knutzen, has assembled the latest news surrounding the Department of Labor's announcement of new policies regarding overtime and the salary level threshold for tax exempt workers and what this will mean for employers … Read More »

Washington State’s New Ban on Salary History Rules Brings CHANGE to Washington Employers!

by Sara Bennett | September 9, 2019

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On July 28, 2019, Washington State joined 17 other states in enacting the Ban on Salary History rule. Washington employers and hiring managers may need to change their interview processes. … Read More »

Hiring for Talent, Not Just Skills and Experience, Can Be Your Competitive Advantage!

by Sara Bennett | August 19, 2019

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Finding candidates with talent (not just skills or experience) is a great way for companies to compete in a TIGHT local marketplace! … Read More »

What Happens When You Take Too Long to Hire in the Local Marketplace?

by Sara Bennett | August 19, 2019

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In today's marketplace there are costs attached to taking too much time in the hiring process. Here's why....... … Read More »

Ghosting Isn’t Just for Halloween….Its a Local Phenom!

by Sara Bennett | April 30, 2019

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If you're a recruiter or have been hiring in today's candidate market. Chances are you"ve been ghosted. Here's how to prevent "ghosting." … Read More »

What You Need to Know about the Local Job and Employment Market – 2019!  

by Jeanne Knutzen | January 21, 2019

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Check out the staffing, recruiting, and retention trends likely to impact local employers in the coming year! … Read More »

Another Increase in Minimum Wage…….

by Marketing Team | January 3, 2019

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….goes into effect in 2019! With special requirements for Seattle, SeaTac and Tacoma employers. … Read More »

You Need a Staffing Partner More than Ever!

by Jeanne Knutzen | October 2, 2018

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The right staffing partner can provide a range of staffing options designed to solve common challenges hiring managers are faced with each day! … Read More »

Learn HOW Temporary and Contract Workers Can Make a Difference!

by Jeanne Knutzen | September 25, 2018

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As the "gig" economy picks up steam, finding smart ways to utilize short term or interim employees is a business necessity. … Read More »

Washington Employers Face New Paid Time Off Requirements…

by Jeanne Knutzen | January 25, 2018

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Are Your Temporary Employees Subject to Washington State’s New Mandatory Paid Time Off Policies? The short answer is yes.  And this article has the details about the new law and how it will impact you! … Read More »

Check Out Our 2017/2018/2019 INSIGHT WEBINARS

by Merrill Mayer | August 18, 2017

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We are excited to announce the quarterly Insights Webinar Series beginning September 19th at 10 AM PDT. … Read More »

Job Auditions are at an All Time High!

by Marketing Team | July 11, 2017

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“Temp to hire” and “try before you buy” staffing models are proving to be one of the local area’s most popular ways for employers to recruit and hire the right employees. … Read More »

How to Know if you are Working with the RIGHT Recruiter!

by Marketing Team | June 9, 2017

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We know how important the hiring/recruiting process has become. And it all starts with selecting the RIGHT RECRUITER or RECRUITING ORGANIZATION … Read More »

NOW is the Best of Times for HR PROFESSIONALS!

by Marketing Team | July 11, 2016

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HR professionals are highly sought after and your expertise is highly valued and appreciated. … Read More »

Admins are Filling BIG SHOES in our Local Marketplace!

by Marketing Team | June 20, 2016

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Today, the requests we get for Administrative Assistant or Executive Assistant roles are just as detailed as any request for someone to fill a professional or managerial role. … Read More »