Employers across the country are urged to celebrate National Staffing Employee Week from Sept. 12–18 this year. Created by the American Staffing Association, the weeklong event honors the millions of hard working people employed by staffing firms across the nation.
National Staffing Employee Week is designed to promote awareness of the staffing industry through active community involvement, focus attention on the benefits that the industry affords its employees, and…Continue
Added by Tim Giehll on September 9, 2011 at 3:50pm — No Comments
A rapidly growing trend for both small and large companies is the use of Software as a Service (SaaS).
SaaS provides software to customers as an on-demand service rather than the traditional method of delivery software as an on-site installation with upfront costs. Unlike traditional software licensing, where you buy a license and subsequent upgrades, SaaS typically involves yearly or monthly fees to allow access to the software. Once the end user…Continue
Added by Tim Giehll on May 19, 2011 at 11:31am — No Comments
Social Media, recently and over the past few years, has gotten bigger and bigger. With websites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and many others, a whole new path of interaction for staffing businesses has been opened. It gives companies a chance to make new connections with potential candidates and customers. Just like with anything, there are many great ways it can be utilized by Temporary Staffing firms, but there are also a number of things to look out for if you want to make sure to use…Continue
Added by Tim Giehll on March 1, 2011 at 7:30am — No Comments
If you been in staffing for any length of time, you’ve seen many changes take place that affect how the staffing industry gets things done. It’s more important now than ever for staffing professionals to be online both as a way to do their job better and as a way to keep current with all the changes taking place every day.
Here are 4 current facts…Continue
Added by Tim Giehll on February 22, 2011 at 2:53pm — No Comments
Lots of stories – some of them hilarious, some of them tragic – about the increasing use of social media by HR professionals are out there.
Until now, much of the use has been directed toward finding and screening candidates. But problems associated with such use have begun to ripple out, and HR professionals everywhere are (or at least should be)…
Added by Tim Giehll on November 3, 2010 at 3:30pm — No Comments