Informational Articles About Staffing and Recruitment

What should you do if you’ve lost your job?

By David Wilson / February 12, 2021 / Comments Off on What should you do if you’ve lost your job?

1.Apply for unemployment benefits. 2.If you have emergency savings now’s the time to tap into it. 3.Look over your monthly expenses and find ways to cut back. 4.If you have a mortgage, inform your lender and servicer. 5.If you have student loans, suspend your payments. 6.Get in touch with your bank. 7.Stay away from payday…

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Why Unconscious Bias Training Should Not Just Be for Big Companies

By David Wilson / January 29, 2021 / Comments Off on Why Unconscious Bias Training Should Not Just Be for Big Companies

A man and his son are in a terrible car accident. The father dies, and the son is rushed to the emergency room in critical condition. In the operating room, the surgeon looks at the boy and exclaims, “I can’t operate on this boy, he is my son!” How can this be?If it took you…

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Job Search

By David Wilson / January 19, 2021 / Comments Off on Job Search

Take care of business Losing your job can be a shock to your system. In cases such as a layoff or furlough, knowing that it’s not personal can help ease the pain. While processing the situation may take some time, it’s best to keep a level head and take immediate steps to put yourself in…

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Create a LinkedIn Profile

By David Wilson / January 6, 2021 / Comments Off on Create a LinkedIn Profile

Not only is LinkedIn a great place to build a network, but it also serves as another way to showcase what you have to offer, build your personal brand, search and apply for jobs, and connect with recruiters and potential employers. You can also join any LinkedIn groups for your college and reach out to…

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Choose your battles wisely

By David Wilson / December 24, 2020 / Comments Off on Choose your battles wisely

It’s not always necessary to take big stands on small issues. For instance, why spend hours defending your decision to vote for Obama, or battling with your boss over a new policy, or justifying the merits of “casual workday”? Take a chill pill. When necessary, learn to go with the flow in order to go…

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Now what after graduation

By David Wilson / December 1, 2020 / Comments Off on Now what after graduation

We’ve all heard it before — from professors, co-workers, parents, aunts, uncles, sister’s husband’s, friend’s distant cousin twice removed…. it seems like everyone’s managed to ask this question. Has answering it gotten any easier? Probably not. To the rare few who know exactly what they want to do (career-wise), and have known for quite some…

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Don’t Let it Affect Your Work

By David Wilson / November 18, 2020 / Comments Off on Don’t Let it Affect Your Work

No matter how bad your boss’ behavior, avoid letting it affect your work. You want to stay on good terms with other leaders in the company (and keep your job!). “Don’t try to even the score by working slower, or taking excessive ‘mental health’ days or longer lunches. It will only put you further behind…

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How to feel empowered?

By David Wilson / November 4, 2020 / Comments Off on How to feel empowered?

Skill #1: Act with Awareness, Calm, Respect, and Confidence People are less likely to bother you and more likely to listen to you if you walk, sit, and act with awareness, calm, respect, and confidence. Projecting a positive, assertive attitude means holding your head high, keeping your back straight, walking briskly, looking around, and having…

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Recruitment Tips

By David Wilson / October 30, 2020 / Comments Off on Recruitment Tips

Hiring new team members is one of your most important duties as a manager. It’s also one of the trickiest. How many times have you had a position go unstaffed because you couldn’t find the right fit? Or you found the right fit but lost the candidate to a different company? There are no shortcuts…

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What Questions Are Usually Asked During a Warehouse Interview?

By David Wilson / October 28, 2020 / Comments Off on What Questions Are Usually Asked During a Warehouse Interview?

You’re searching for warehouse jobs in Allentown, PA, which means job interviews are right around the corner. Whether you’ve been working in warehouses for years or this will be your first time, it’s essential to prepare in advance.No two warehouse job interviews are the same, but you can likely predict some of the most common…

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