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 »
Posts Tagged: Cleveland Ohio Staffing Firms
Finding a Job is Your 2017 Goal – Now What?
It’s 2017, and like many other Americans, you made your New Year’s resolution as the ball dropped on New Year’s Eve. You decided that this year will be the year you find a new job. But, how do you accomplish this goal? According to research from the University of Scranton, 92% of New Year’s resolutions… Read More »
Holiday Wishes From Area Temps
We would like to wish you and your family a very happy holiday season, and provide you the special offer below! 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 $200 discount off your first invoice!* Be… Read More »
Bad Hires are Costing Your Organization!
According to a recent study by CareerBuilder, two out of every three U.S. employers surveyed reported making a bad hiring decision in 2013. Employers reported that these bad hires lowered productivity, affected workplace morale, and in some cases even resulted in legal issues. At a time when the job market is competitive and the economy… Read More »
4 Ways to Turn Your Temporary Job into a Career
Over the last four years, temporary employment has jumped more than 50 percent according the American Staffing Association. Many large firms, online shopping outlets, and other industries previously uninterested in temp workers are now taking advantage of the flexibility of contract employees. In an environment where permanent, full time positions are hard to come by,… Read More »
You Have 30 Seconds to Sell Yourself. Go!
“Tell me about yourself” is often the first thing an interviewer will ask, and how you answer can set the tone for the rest of interview. It’s important to take advantage of that next 30 seconds to sell yourself in a way that quickly conveys your strengths, gives the interviewer an insight to your professional… Read More »
Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving
Sometimes, it’s easy to overlook the true meaning of Thanksgiving, especially with the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, Black Friday shopping, endless football games, and the overabundance of food. We tend to become involved in the moment, and forget to take the time to reflect on what we have to be thankful for. … Read More »