The Talent Crunch: Is It Time to Relax Your Hiring Criteria?

The Talent Crunch: Is It Time to Relax Your Hiring Criteria?

By: Karen Waldrop, CSC VP of Strategic Services, Staffmark Group U.S. job openings hit an all-time high this past year resulting in a talent shortage. To compete in this tight market, some companies are revisiting their job requirements to widen their talent pool....
Celebrating Our Everyday Heroes – Our Employees!

Celebrating Our Everyday Heroes – Our Employees!

Happy Employee Appreciation Day! Since 1995, the first Friday in March has been reserved as National Employee Appreciation Day. Today, with heartfelt sincerity, I want to thank you and let all of you know how much I appreciate you. As a staffing company, we are in a...
6 Ways to Become the Company Where Everyone Wants to Work

6 Ways to Become the Company Where Everyone Wants to Work

By Geno Cutolo, CEO & President, Atterro, Advantage Resourcing & Staffmark The US is facing a talent shortage — a shortage to the tune of 6.6 million jobs! The competition is fierce. And that’s why employer branding has become an important part of talent...
6 Habits to Ensure You’ll End Every Day Feeling Productive

6 Habits to Ensure You’ll End Every Day Feeling Productive

It’s funny how we all have the same number of hours in a day, but some people just seem to get more done. Sure, there could be a little bit of luck at play — that, or they’ve somehow broken the space-time continuum. But we’d venture to guess that it’s probably more...