weekend_c_728606You work hard, and you deserve a fun and relaxing weekend before heading back to the office on Monday. Luckily, this is the San Francisco Bay Area, and there is always something going on! Welcome to Weekend Planner, your weekend update on fun.

Every Friday we put together a list of the weekend events we think look most interesting and provide them here. Keep in mind there is always a lot more going on, and all it takes is a little digging to find something that will be the perfect activity for you.

Click on any of the event titles for a link to the event.

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National Small Business Week

smallbusinessHere at The Job Shop, we work with small businesses every day, and are proud to do so. While we try to honor small business every day, it is always nice to have an added incentive to specially recognize the wonderful work they do. Today marks the beginning of 52nd National Small Business Week in the U.S. According to the U.S. Small Business Association,

Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners.

More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and they create about two out of every three new jobs in the U.S. each year.

As part of National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration takes the opportunity to highlight the impact of outstanding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and others from all 50 states and U.S. territories. Every day, they’re working to grow small businesses, create 21st century jobs, drive innovation, and increase America’s global competitiveness.

The SBA provides many resources for small business, and this week they will be hosting several webinars for business owners:

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Weekend Planner

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You work hard, and you deserve a fun and relaxing weekend before heading back to the office on Monday. Luckily, this is the San Francisco Bay Area, and there is always something going on!

Welcome to Weekend Planner. Every Friday we put together a list of the weekend events we think look most interesting and provide them here. Keep in mind there is always a lot more going on, and all it takes is a little digging to find something that will be the perfect activity for you.

Continue reading

Weekend Planner

SONY DSCYou work hard, and you deserve a fun and relaxing weekend before heading back to the office on Monday. Luckily, this is the San Francisco Bay Area, and there is always something going on!

Welcome to Weekend Planner. Every Friday we put together a list of the weekend events we think look most interesting and provide them here. Keep in mind there is always a lot more going on, and all it takes is a little digging to find something that will be the perfect activity for you.

Continue reading

Happy Chinese New Year From The Job Shop!

Go Giants!

The Job Shop is very proud of our San Francisco Giants for winning the World Series! It has been an amazing season and we enjoyed every minute of it. Enjoy these pictures taken during the victory parade through the city.

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Hire a temp for 4 days, get your 5th day free!

Need a great temp for the week? Call us. Whether it’s an administrative, executive-level, or accounting person you’re looking for, we take a personal approach with each client and candidate to ensure a successful partnership.

That’s because at The Job Shop, we do things a little differently. We LISTEN to clients’ needs and then we provide custom placement. Our 98% retention rate of all permanent candidates over the last 3 years proves it works. And now, when you hire a temp through us for 4 days, we’ll pick up the tab for the 5th day. Call us at 415.227.8610 or visit us online at www.jobshopsf.com. This offer will end May 31, 2010.