5 Types of Toxic Employees and How to Deal With Them

Toxic employees can destroy employee morale and chase good employees out of your company. In a 2015 study conducted by Cornerstone onDemand, a leader in cloud-based applications for talent management, good employees quit at a 54% higher rate when they work with toxic employees. Furthermore, the cost of onboarding a toxic employee ($12,800) is three… Read More »

Rake Up the Savings with Area Temps

The leaves are turning colors, the days are shorter and the nights are cooler. That’s right, fall is in the air and to celebrate, we have a special offer just for you! Whether you are gearing up your production for the holidays or you have permanent openings that need to be filled immediately, we can… Read More »

A Special Summer Offer Just For You!

As usual, it seems like summer is flying by! It is a busy time of year with vacations, graduation parties, weddings, and making plans for the upcoming school year. And at work, covering for vacations and handling an influx of business can be daunting. But, Area Temps can help! We proactively recruit professional, skilled trades,… Read More »

Area Temps’ Award Winners of the First Half of 2015

At Area Temps, our account representatives and recruiters are the life blood of our company. They work diligently to provide employees with new job opportunities and customers with unparalleled service, and we wouldn’t be in business today without their efforts. To recognize their importance and to reward them for their success, our staff members compete… Read More »

10 Applicant Tracking System Tips to Get Your Resume Into Human Hands

Have you responded to job posting after job posting with little or no success, leaving you with the feeling that your resume has been lost in a cyber Bermuda Triangle? If so, you’re not alone. A common applicant complaint is that they never get interviews or even responses after they submit their resumes to a… Read More »

Spring Showers Bring Big Savings!

After a long, cold winter, spring has arrived…finally! And to celebrate, we have a new promotion. Any customer who hasn’t billed with Area Temps for the past six months is eligible, and it’s a great opportunity to give us a try, with a 25% discount off your first invoice!*  Be sure to keep us in… Read More »

5 Reasons Why Positive People Get Promoted

Is the glass half empty or half full? It is no secret that positive people are much easier to get along with at work, but it also means that they go a lot further in their careers. Here are a few reasons why positive people are the first to be promoted.   Reason #1: They… Read More »

Five Forrest Gump Traits Every Manager Should Have

Recently, I was channel surfing and I stumbled upon the movie, Forrest Gump. Forrest Gump is one of those films that if it is on television, I’m compelled to watch it. And each time I see it, I am awed by the way this seemingly benign and unintelligent character, expertly played by Tom Hanks, had… Read More »

Area Temps’ Award Winners of the Second Half of 2014

At Area Temps, our account representatives and recruiters are the life blood of our company. They work diligently to provide employees with new job opportunities and customers with unparalleled service, and we wouldn’t be in business today without their efforts. To recognize their importance and to reward them for their success, our staff members compete… Read More »