Star Staffing Makes North Bay Business Journal’s Best Places to Work

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Star Staffing is a four-time winner!  Petaluma, CA, September 30, 2016 – Star Staffing, the premier staffing resource for Northern California employers and job seekers, is proud to announce its inclusion in the North Bay Business Journal’s Best Places to Work list. The annual list includes the top companies of choice, voted by employees themselves…. Read more »

In a Bad Mood? Here Are 3 Ways to Get it Together Before it Affects Your Work

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  Whether you like it or not, our emotions play a huge role in our everyday lives at work. The average worker could be cracking up with their friends over a Reddit meme one morning, and feel exasperation over their home commute in the middle of rush hour later that same day. It all results… Read more »

How to Close Your Next Interview With Confidence and Style

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  Many employment agencies know that the last thing you’d want to do is leave a job interview without making a lasting impression — one that will ensure your name will be in the hiring manager’s short list of candidates. Fortunately, there are techniques for closing an interview professionally, four of which have been outlined… Read more »

A Quick Guide on How to Prevent 5 of the Most Common Workplace Injuries

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  Workplace injuries are often the culprit behind thousands of personal injury claims each year. Fortunately, many of these injuries aren’t serious enough to be life-threatening, but some can be grave and require serious medical attention. From developing pain in your wrists due to carpal tunnel syndrome, or slipping and falling on a factory floor,… Read more »

5 Ways to Keep Your Contingent Labor Costs Under Control

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  These days, ‘temps’ aren’t just temps anymore. Freelancers, temporary staffers, and independent consultants/contractors — otherwise known as the contingent workforce — now make up 40.4 percent of the country’s workforce, this according to a U.S. Government Accountability Office report. Whether or not the rise of non-secure jobs is a good thing or not is… Read more »

Attention Millennials: 4 Reasons You Haven’t Been Promoted

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  For many millennial professionals, the dream is to secure a leadership position and become a captain of industry. But certain ideas and mindsets of millennials may be hurting their chances of landing a promotion. For example, you’ve probably heard of how millennials have a sense of entitlement. And true enough, millennials need to remind… Read more »

4 Simple Hacks for Hiring and Retaining Your Best Employees

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  Many employment agencies know that while finding great talent can be challenging, figuring out how to keep employees in your organization is just as, if not even more, difficult. Each employee brings something unique to the table, which means that smart recruitment and retention methods have a direct impact on your organization’s competitiveness. With… Read more »

Star Staffing Makes Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies List

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 Inc. 5000 list honors fastest-growing private companies that wield powers of strategy, service, and innovation. Star Staffing, the premier staffing resource for Northern California employers and job seekers, is proud to announce its inclusion in the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies list. An annual list that includes what Inc. calls “the superheroes of the U.S. economy,” past… Read more »

3 Ways to Get Over Your Job Search Blues!

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  Coming off the loss of your job and having to look for a new one can be a soul-crushing experience. Your ego took a beating, you’re hurt, and you’re scared that you might not be able to look for a new job. Unfortunately, there’s no easy way to beat your job search blues. You’re… Read more »

5 Strategies to Help You Nail Your Next Phone Interview

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  Many job seekers make the mistake of dismissing the importance of phone interviews, failing to understand their role in filtering potential candidates and directing them to the next step of hiring process. Here are five strategies to nail your phone interview and proceed to the next face-to-face meeting.  Have Your Resume Ready During the… Read more »