Strategies for Managing Stress in the Workplace

strategies for managing stress in the workplace

Work can be stressful no matter the time of year, but the holiday season seems to amplify stress levels even more. Implementing effective strategies for managing stress in the workplace year-round is key to ensuring a happy, healthy life for both you and your employees.

The Difference Between Employment Agencies & Staffing Agencies

employment agencies

Are employment agencies and staffing agencies the same thing? Once you have made the decision to work with an agency to find your next job, it can be difficult to figure out whether or not you need to seek help from either an employment agency or a staffing agency.

How Important is Gratitude in the Workplace?

how important is gratitude in the workplace? especially as the holidays roll around

As the holiday season rolls around again, you may be thinking about all the things you’re thankful for. Have you brought that attitude of appreciation into the office? Gratitude in the workplace is essential, and not just during the holidays. The acknowledgement you give your employees can go a long way. Don’t be afraid to read more >

Answering “Tell Me About Yourself” in an Interview

How should you answer "tell me about yourself" in an interview?

“So, tell me about yourself.” This statement has been the source of a lot of stress and worry for countless job-seekers over the years. What is your potential employer looking for when they pose this question? Do they want to know specifics about your past work experience? Or, do they want to know about turning read more >

What to Expect at a Job Fair

What to Expect at a Job Fair

What is a Job Fair?  A job fair is an event where several companies come to meet potential new hires in-person. Traditionally, a job fair is held in a large gathering space. Within the room, various employers will have booths for you to visit and learn more about their company, open job positions, and how read more >

Creating Work-Life Balance for You & Your Employees

man putting on work shoes: creating work life balance

Work-life balance can seem like a mystery, and in the American culture, it sometime is. We love working! And doing a good job is important to us.  While there’s nothing wrong with this, having a work-life imbalance can lead to burnout, mental health issues, and ultimately dissatisfaction at work. The tough job of creating work-life read more >

Preparing for an Interview

Preparing for an Interview

The path to successfully landing a new job starts long before you step foot in the actual interview. While acing the interview itself is the main deciding factor for hiring managers, preparing for the interview beforehand is of equal importance. In our previous blog posts, we have discussed some of the steps you can take read more >

The 3 Things You Need to Know About Temporary Hiring

Temporary Hiring

Don’t let all of the paperwork, background checks, and other grunt work of temporary hiring hold you back from getting started. Temporary employees can provide many great benefits to your company, but all of the effort can be daunting.  Here are some concerns that may arise about temporary hiring internally and the benefits of using a read more >

The Do’s and Don’ts of Writing an Effective Cover Letter

Woman Writing an Effective Cover Letter

An effective cover letter not only introduces you to prospective employers, but it also helps you stand out. Your letter needs to stand up against many others that are written using templates and generic writing. Most cover letters sound the same – but yours doesn’t have to.  Use the following tips to write your next cover letter effectively and get more read more >

Top Employee Engagement Ideas

employee engagement ideas

Employee engagement is typically defined as the passion, loyalty, and effort an employee gives to their company. An engaged employee is someone who shows up to work every day, ready to take steps and see the company reach their goals. It’s important to think through various employee engagement ideas regularly to ensure that you are read more >