3 Benefits to Using a Staffing Firm in Your Job Search

Author: Debra Auerbach Source: CareerBuilder.com Three key advantages of using a staffing firm are experience, insights and confidential opportunities. Sometimes a job search can feel isolating. You're spending hours upon hours searching for opportunities, working on your resume and applying to job openings, often without having any outside feedback about what you're doing right or …

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What to Expect When Working with a Temp Agency

Author: Theresa Droste Source: Monster Job hunters often feel they must embellish their skills to land a job, but when you sign up to work with a temp agency, exaggerating your skills may work against you. You could end up in the wrong position. So during your first meeting at a temp agency, be honest, …

Happy Labor Day!

If you work for a living, Labor Day is your holiday! Hopefully you're getting to sit back and enjoy yourself, perhaps with some bbq and a beer! Here at the job shop, we know you work hard, and you deserve these little moments of peace. Curious about the origins and history of Labor Day? Here's …

Utilizing Temp Workers In The Modern Workplace

Written By Josh Tolan for Fast Company Permanent is always better than temporary, right? Not always, and the rising trend of the temporary workforce shows these fleeting employees might be a solution for your common recruitment woes. CareerBuilder found that 42% of companies were planning to ramp up temporary hiring, with 43% hoping to transition …