4 Invaluable Lessons Being Fired Will Teach You

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  It’s easy to view termination as the end of the world. For many of us, it is. You may have revolved your life, time, and choices around your work such that getting terminated must have felt like having the ground sink under your feet. Nonetheless, there are silver linings to what seem like terrible… Read more »

4 Ways to Gauge Your Interviewer’s Reaction Through Their Body Language

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No interviewee wants to mess up their job interview. But you probably also know that some things are out of your control. Take for example your anxiety, which can get the best of you and cause you to say the wrong things. But how do you know said something wrong, besides the obvious interview faux… Read more »

4 Tips to Hire the Best Receptionist You’ll Ever Have

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  Staffing services firms know how valuable a skilled receptionist can be for any company. Every time someone matching all the qualities of a great receptionist surfaces on the job market, you can bet that other companies will jump on the chance to hire that person right away. The key to hiring a receptionist in… Read more »

Star Staffing Celebrates its 6th Northern California Location

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Star Staffing, the premier staffing resource for Northern California employers and job seekers, is pleased to announce the opening of its newest, the 6th office location, in Sacramento. Due to the demand and new business in the Elk Grove region, Star Staffing sees the opening of a permanent office as a natural step to meet… Read more »

3 Ways to Quit Your Job and Remain Professional

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The decision of quitting your job is usually a tough one. It can be a major change for your life, your career, and your family.  And because quitting a job usually stems from unhappiness, dissatisfaction or other negative emotions, it can be easy to leave in an impulsive and angry manner. But in a world… Read more »

4 Job Interview Answers You Should Keep Short and Simple

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  Many job searchers believe the longer their interview, the better their chances of getting the job. So they try to give lengthy answers to all questions in an effort to impress. But if you ask staffing firms and hiring managers, a little bit of brevity from time to time might actually improve your chances… Read more »

A Four-Point Plan for Finding Work After Getting Fired

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Being fired from your job can feel like the end of the world, especially if you didn’t see it coming. First, you may be sad and angry, which may turn into shame and fear over having a black mark on your resume. But the truth is that most people have experienced being dismissed from work… Read more »

6 Refresher Courses Your Employees Should Take Every Year

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  Effective workforce management is but one of many challenges businesses face that require constant attention. With different employees having different personalities, all working within the confines of your office eight hours a day, it’s inevitable for conflicts and issues to come up. One solution to this problem is to invest in training and continued… Read more »

What Does It Take to Be a Top Picker Packer?

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  If you are looking for an opportunity to work at a warehouse or distribution center, then you apply for picker packer jobs. Wholesalers, retailers and manufacturers often have distribution centers where they hole inventory before shipping to consumers or trade buyers. As a picker packer, you will have to perform several duties that generally… Read more »

3 Quick And Easy Ways to Show Your Co-workers You’re Grateful for Them

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  Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and in between thoughts of eating roast turkey, casserole and mashed potatoes, if you’re like most people, you’ve probably been thinking about everything you have to be grateful for. Thanksgiving is the perfect time to let people know you appreciate them – friends, loved ones, and coworkers. Showing gratitude to your… Read more »