Temporary Staffing Agency’s Mistake Causes Trouble for Employer

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Employers throughout Massachusetts use temporary staffing agencies to fill vacant, temporary, per diem, seasonal, and other positions. Those staffing agencies must comply with certain laws, including Massachusetts General Law Ch. Staffing Agency Makes a Mistake.

Seasonal Hiring: 5 Mighty Recruiters Tell You How to Do It Better


For many industries, it’s seasonal hiring season! The Wall Street Journal reported hiring booms of delivery giants FedEx Corp and United Parcel Service Inc. Chron reported hiring booms for Macy’s, Target and Toys “R” Us. and hire for the future.

Staffing News Of The Day, December 4, 2012

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The former chief executive of a western Pennsylvania medical billing and staffing firm is scheduled to be sentenced for securities fraud and tax evasion that cost shareholders about $41 million. Volt Recognized Leader in Los Angeles Staffing for Nine Consecutive Years.

Staffing News of the Day, June 13, 2013

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ADP breaks down private sector job growth by region , with Texas, Florida, California, Georgia, and North Carolina leading the way [Staffing Industry Analysts]. Wal-Mart trims labor costs and by only hiring “flexible associates” (temp workers) in recent months [Chicago Tribune].

What to Expect for this Year’s Seasonal Hiring Trends


And that means staffing for the busiest time of the year. This year’s outlook on seasonal hiring by analyst Challenger, Gray & Christmas shows seasonal workers will be in high demand, with many big-name retailers making big job announcements. So what do employers need to know about seasonal hiring in 2017 and what can they do to maximize their efforts? As holiday shopping habits turn virtual, retailers are responding by hiring more warehouse and transport workers.

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Staffing News Of The Day, September 30, 2011

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million in payroll money during a heist at the office of a staffing agency in Cubao, Quezon City Friday morning. The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation plans to hire a company to help it search for an executive director.

My Favorite Staffing Talk Posts Of 2012

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I remember well the initial meeting I had with Staffing Talk founder Gregg Dourgarian, when the site was still just a gleam in his eye. ” In fact, he said he didn’t want to post any stories that could likely be found on any other staffing site.

The Life of a Staffing Professional

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There are probably lots of more difficult, more stressful, and more thankless jobs, but one thing’s for sure – there’s no job on the planet quite like staffing. No wonder the average turnover time in the staffing industry is less than a year!

Staffing News Of The Day, February 3, 2012

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The top hiring employers in America’s biggest cities. Green Talent Staffing provides innovative workforce solutions for the green industry , focusing on the following verticals: solar, wind, hydropower, biofuels, transportation, and green manufacturing.

TargetRecruit: Your All-in-One Healthcare Staffing Solution


Our platform effectively tackles hiring bottlenecks, reduces administrative costs, improves search results, decreases search times, and helps you automate virtually every programmable aspect of healthcare provision for you. How Can Software and Big Data Help in Healthcare?

Staffing News Of The Day, November 28, 2012

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ASA Staffing Index up 4% over year. American Staffing Association]. Eliassen Group announced that it has hired 12 new account executives and recruiters to staff its newest offices in Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio. Building Hiring Demand for Civil Engineers.

Staffing News Of The Day, January 17, 2012

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Staffing services and human resources firms are looking forward to a brighter 2012 , thanks to a rebounding labor market. Need is so acute that state is hiring recruiter. Do you refuse to hire job applicants with an arrest or criminal record?

Staffing News Of The Day, February 8, 2012

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Renay Kennedy launches Elite Staffing Company LLC, bringing a fresh approach to administrative and legal staffing and hiring designed around the insight Kennedy gained as a former customer. Medix Staffing Solutions, Inc.

Five Question Friday

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Founded in 1993, Employment Plus is one of the fastest-growing US staffing firms, operating from over 100 branch and on-site partner locations throughout the country. As a staffing company, the biggest obstacle for our business is finding the right talent with the right skill sets.

3 Ways the Beauty Industry Can Save Money with Improved Hiring


But given this growth, the industry is facing challenges staffing up with quality employees. With a steady stream of open roles, your beauty business risks spending too much money on hiring in an effort to staff up quickly, and the overall customer experience taking a hit.

Staffing News Of The Day, July 6, 2012

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Allegedly sleazing staffing behavior : A manager at a San Antonio-area staffing agency has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman who applied for a job at the firm where he worked. Transportation and warehousing remains the top growth sector, while retail trade regains momentum.

Staffing News of the Day, May 21, 2013

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Staffing company promised foreign students jobs at upscale hotels, furnished apartments, and work transportation, but didn’t deliver [WAFB]. plugs recruiting methods into new IT staffing company, Scout Staffing, in Nashville [Biz Journals].

Locate Your Next Staffing Branch In This Sunny Metro

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That might make it the perfect place to open your next staffing branch office. In the Deltona area, 24% of companies plan to hire new staff in the first quarter of next year, topping Manpower’s survey of 18,000 hiring managers about their workforce plans. 17% plan to hire.

Staffing News Of The Day, January 6, 2012

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Inside Select Group: what you can expect at this staffing company. Send us your staffing company video to guest@staffingtalk.com [YouTube]. Job gains occurred in transportation and warehousing, retail trade, manufacturing, health care, and mining.

Taleo Settles With The TSA For A Cool $6.5 Million

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the huge staffing management solutions software company in Dublin, CA, when they allegedly overcharged the Transportation Security Administration for human resources services. staffing management software company Taleo Taleo Corp.

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How To Review And Choose Staffing Software

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[This post originally appeared on our sponsor's website at [link] where you can take a test drive with their freemium staffing software.]. I’m the founder of Tempworks and it’s my pleasure to share with you my guide on reviewing and choosing a staffing software system. Myself, I have been developing staffing apps since the first micro computers in the mid-1970s. Back then, a staffing system consisted of a landline phone, a tag board and a calculator.

8 Recruiting Secrets for Attracting and Finding Seasonal Temp Workers


For example, seeing upwards of 30 to 40 percent of their annual revenue during the winter holiday, retailers are busy hiring sales associates and stocking clerks for their brick-and-mortar stores and warehouse and shipping associates for their brick-and-click stores.

Staffing News of the Day, October 18, 2013

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Want to become the “perfect” hiring manager? Here are 4 easy steps that will allow you to be more attentive to – and understanding of – the other side of the hiring table. A staffing voice system can fix that.

Fall in Love with our 2019 Hiring Outlook

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Fall in Love with our 2019 Hiring Outlook. And, based on seemingly all recent employment outlook surveys and hiring trends, it doesn’t look like that trend is changing anytime soon. The Anticipated Hiring Outlook in 2019. What We Anticipate for the 2019 Hiring Outlook.

Why Companies Need To Take A Second Look At Hiring Military Veterans


A lot of companies boast about their military hiring initiatives, but when it comes right down to it, few companies really do a good job of it. One company that’s doing it right is the Walt Disney Company, whose “Heroes Work Here” initiative has resulted in the hiring of more than 5,000 former servicemen and women since 2012. Through its Disney Veterans Institute workshops, it has helped other companies hired an additional 5,000 veterans. Hiring Culture

Gig Economy: Make Your Money on Your Own Terms

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The ‘’Gig Economy’’ series sheds light on the future of work and the pros and cons of hiring freelancers and gig workers. Prior to founding HR Brain for Hire, Delmar was in Corporate America working with industry leaders like FedEx and Kelly Services Global Staffing.

The Staffing Professional’s Guide To Using Indeed.com

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It’s basically a comprehensive link between the job seeker and the hiring company. Many staffing professionals, of course, do know Indeed ….but Jason Whitman, VP at Indeed, admits that often people think that Indeed’s data is primarily job seeker information, but the fact is that it can be a great tool for recruiters and staffing professionals. You will find that the top growth in job listings came from transportation, with a 53% increase.

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Serendipity & Me: What Being A Passive Candidate Taught Me About Recruiting.

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I’ve worked for a staffing agency for the last fourteen years, so I suppose you could consider me something of a lifer in this business. It was in the middle of one of those slow times in the staffing season, where you just don’t have all that many jobs.

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4 Economic Trends Impacting Talent Today

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Many hiring pros might interpret this to mean they’ll be able to quickly close the skills gap, but in fact, that chasm is widening as we speak. This has created a sub-economic trend of employers that will hire international students on the decline.

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How I Stopped Worrying And Learned to Love My Applicant Tracking System.

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What remains questionable, however, is how much impact they’ve ever made on actually converting those applicants into hires. About the Author: Bahar Studdard has been an agency recruiter for over 14 years, working in the transportation, manufacturing and logistics fields in staffing.

Employee Referrals Lead To Far More Successful Job Matches


The 15 Companies Hiring Most Via Employee Referral. Though they are the most powerful hiring tool, employee referrals account for just 10% of overall events leading to a job interview, with online applications accounting for the bulk, 42%, of interviews granted. Hiring Culture

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Appreciating and Recruiting Truck Drivers


EMSI), let’s take a closer look at where the drivers are, where they’re needed and what that means for staffing agencies, hiring managers and recruiters like you. Job postings vs. hires. Transportation (36 percent).

Top 10 Companies Currently Looking for Seasonal Temp Jobs


With the right staffing software supporting your efforts, it should be a seamless process finding and engaging candidates who are interested in temporary work. retailers are expected to hire more than 700,000 seasonal workers for the holidays in December.

Kicking It Old School

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The content of this email is an amusing excerpt from a 1940’s transportation magazine article entitled Guide to Hiring Women. Well, a reflection of our profession in my head yielded an immediate and passionate response – STAFFING. Then we hire them.

Government Agency Staffs Businesses – for FREE!

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The CEO of an Indiana medical packaging and transport company needed to fill some jobs. However, he “wanted to avoid” spending the $45,000 to $60,000 it would take to hire a staffing company to fill those posts for him.