School is Virtual – How Do I Balance That With Work?

Thanks to COVID-19, we’re living in a world where it’s gotten even more challenging to schedule normal life functions. How can you organize a birthday party when everything is virtual? How can you balance work when you don’t even know if your kids will go back to school or you’ll be supervising their virtual learning?  How can you [...]

By |2020-08-10T15:17:06+00:00August 28th, 2020|Candidate|0 Comments

Benefits of Maintaining Strong Relationships with Recruiters During Uncertain Times

Recruiters are the best free resource any job candidate ever had. A staffing agency recruiter has years of experience getting to know the hiring managers of the companies you’d like to work for. But leveraging these resources to find a job, particularly when jobs are scarce, takes some work on your part. Developing a strong relationship [...]

By |2020-07-06T13:40:13+00:00July 31st, 2020|Candidate|0 Comments

How to Keep Your Family Safe While You’re Still Going into Work

Many light industrial employees have continued to work during COVID-19. These essential workers are risking exposure to the virus every day, and they are also potentially exposing their families to it when they come home at night.  You have valid reasons for being worried about your health and safety, as well as your family's well-being. So, here are some suggestions [...]

By |2020-06-05T16:18:58+00:00June 26th, 2020|Candidate|0 Comments

7 Things You Need to Do Before You Go Back to Work After Coronavirus

Your company downsized during the COVID-19 pandemic, but now many businesses will be reopening, and you want to transition back into the workforce. You’ll need to prepare for another sudden shift—this time going back to work. Here are seven things you should do before you re-enter the workforce:  1. Make sure you are ready to return  This pandemic is going to affect how we think and feel about [...]

By |2020-05-14T13:42:48+00:00May 29th, 2020|Candidate|0 Comments

8 Tips to Find a Job in the Era of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Many companies are switching to remote work and laying off other workers during the coronavirus pandemic. You might be wondering if it makes sense to send out your resume. Understandably, you might assume no one will be hiring for the foreseeable future.   However, many career experts are recommending that it’s better to keep networking and applying, as long as you change your methods somewhat in recognition of these uncertain times.  These eight suggestions can help you navigate the hiring process during the pandemic.  1. Start [...]

By |2020-05-14T13:40:39+00:00May 15th, 2020|Candidate|0 Comments

The True Meaning of America’s July 4th Holiday

On July 2, 1776, the Continental Congress of the United States declared America’s independence from Great Britain. The Declaration of Independence was drafted, adopted, and signed in the City of Philadelphia, the first city to host festivities to commemorate this historical day. Official Holiday Massachusetts became the first state to declare July 4 an official [...]

By |2019-06-27T20:39:56+00:00June 27th, 2019|Candidate, Client|0 Comments

4 Tips to Help You Find a Job After Graduation

Now that you have your college degree, you’re ready to hit the ground running to find that dream job.  Right? Maybe. Although a university degree provides an added advantage (41 percent of companies will only hire graduates), the U.S. Census Bureau reports a decline in graduates being able to find work. Of course, the key [...]

By |2019-06-13T15:34:12+00:00June 13th, 2019|Candidate, Career|0 Comments

3 Ways Taking Vacation Pays – Enhancing Job Performance & Life

Do you use your vacation time, or play the martyr role and forfeit your time? If so,  you’re not alone The State of American Vacation 2018 shows that 52 percent of American workers left vacation time on the table, which is equivalent to 705 million unused days and worth $62.2 billion “The United States is [...]