Basic Rules of Happy Employees (That You May be Overlooking)

January 24th, 2014

Why should you care if your employees are happy? Because it’s been proven that happy employees usually perform better than others. Because happiness actually releases enzymes into the human body that deliver energy, clarity and motivation. So it stands to reason that workplace performance will be improved when employees are happy—content, satisfied and challenged. Research… Read More

Is Your Staffing Provider Mobile Friendly? If Not, You Could Be Missing Out on Great Candidates

January 17th, 2014

Have you even stopped to consider whether your staffing agency’s website is mobile friendly?  If it’s not, they—and therefore you—are missing out on many potential applicants. First of all, thanks to smartphones and other mobile devices, candidates can search for jobs anywhere, anytime. Job seekers can set up email alerts on mobile devices, see job… Read More

Is Money Everything? Key Elements to Think About When Considering a Job

January 10th, 2014

You just got a job offer! Congratulations! But once you’ve gotten over the feeling of triumph, you’ll need to think about several things while you decide whether this opportunity is really the right one for you: First, think about the position itself and what you know about its requirements, key tasks and responsibilities. Will you… Read More

Quirky Interview Questions and How to Answer Them

January 3rd, 2014

Why would an interviewer ask you “If you were a cereal, what kind would you be?” If you were asked whether you prefer Star Wars or Star Trek, would you wonder if you’d walked into the wrong interview? “Fun” interview questions are often used to test for certain attributes: your ability to think on your… Read More