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North Bay Job Market Explodes

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The North Bay job market explodes with significant job growth. The number of jobs in the six North Bay counties in June returned to a level not seen in nine years, thanks to steady though recently slowing job growth in the past six years, according to state figures released Friday. The region had nearly 549,000 total… Read more »

Nicole Smartt Recognized as Women in Business Leader

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Nicole Smartt Recognized as Women in Business Leader June 16, 2015 – Petaluma, California: Star Staffing (www.starhr.com) is pleased to announce Vice President and Shareholder, Nicole Smartt has been recognized as a North Bay Women in Business Leader for 2015. This elite group of women was chosen by the North Bay Business Journal’s editorial staff and community as leading the way in business, innovation… Read more »

Best Job Placement – Gold

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Petaluma, California – May 12, 2015 – Star Staffing (www.starhr.com), the leading provider of staffing solutions to the Wine and Manufacturing Industries in the Northern San Francisco Bay Area, is pleased to announce their most recent distinction: Gold Medal for the Best Job Placement Service by NorthBay Biz Magazine readers.   Each year the NorthBay… Read more »

Spring into Fear

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By Dahlia Sperling, Marketing Assistant, Star Staffing.  I know that the feeling of trepidation and uncertainty is a common occurrence in social settings. That sudden knot we feel in our stomach or the anxiety we may feel about new connections, networking, or even about continuing an established relationship. All these feelings dominated by fear are stumbling… Read more »

April Fool’s Day Gone Wrong in the Workplace…

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  April Fool’s Day is one of the few days in the year where pranks are expected, and sometimes anticipated with glee. But as with everything, there’s a time and a place for elaborate pranks, and it’s probably not at the office.   While it may be tempting to put every single item in your… Read more »

Make it Funny, Make it Serious, Inspirational or even Magical—How to Commemorate International Women’s Day

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  By Nicole Smartt, VP/co-owner, Star Staffing.  This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is “Make it Happen.” I love this adage because it hints at a call to action and reveals an expectation of success, a call to achieve one’s dreams. This is particularly important for women today. A big ingredient in the success recipe… Read more »

Star Staffing Recognized as People’s Choice Staffing Agency in Solano County

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Star Staffing, the leading provider of staffing solutions to the Wine and Manufacturing Industries in the Northern San Francisco Bay Area, is being recognized as one of the top staffing agencies in Solano County, according to the 2015 Daily Republic Readers’ Choice. This recognition is based on the results of a survey during the months… Read more »

I Love Work, I Love Work Not!

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  When February rolls around, the first thing we think of is Love (Valentine’s Day). But what about loving what you do at work? After all, you’re spending quite a bit of time there! If you’re feeling burnt out, here are a few tips to get you rejuvenated, to relight that spark, and get you… Read more »

Shine with us: Senior Recruiter in Fairfield

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Star Staffing, voted North Bay’s Best Places to Work is looking for you. As a local, women-owned company, we are free to act solely in the best interest of those we serve, our clients, candidates and the community. We are looking for an exceptionally talented Senior Recruiter, someone who works well in a fast-paced and… Read more »

Warning! Job Market on Fire

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It looks like the New Year is off to a hot start. According to the employment website CareerBuilder, 2015 is projected to see unprecedented job growth, with more than one third of employers planning to add full time permanent employees to their payroll. This meteoric growth will undoubtedly be accompanied by an increase in minimum… Read more »