Archive | December, 2012

Do women have the same earning potential as men?

Women are some of the strongest, productive, and resilient breeds on the planet; not only at home, but also in their roles in the workplace.  There was a time when women would never be viewed as sitting behind a desk, but instead standing in front of the stove.  It was a time where men were […]

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Could being a night owl affect your job performance?

Many people endure sleepless nights for various reasons, but could this be detrimental when you’re on the clock? In the United States alone, we house many people who are over worked and those who have very abnormal work hours.  There are some who find it quite normal to wake up in the morning to the […]

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS

 TRC WISHING YOU A VERY HAPPY HOLIDAY AND SUCCESSFUL NEW YEAR!

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What does the future hold for Temporary Staffing?

As the year comes to an end, what can we expect for temporary staffing in 2013? SIA believes the temporary staffing market will exceed its historical high next year. Tony Gregoire, Senior Research Analyst at Staffing Industry Analysts explains, “Although the overall economy has recovered tepidly, the staffing industry has recovered robustly.” SIA survey and […]

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Like it or not, Millennials continue to move in

Everyone has a different opinion about each generation, but when it comes to millennials, also referred to as Generation Y, the reaction is not always positive. Parents of this particular group lead their children to believe that they would never be criticized or deal with disappointment. They are a generation that was awarded a trophy […]

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How bad can a bad hire affect your company?

Finding the right person to fill a position can sometimes be a tedious process.  A new CareerBuilder study shows the cost of choosing the wrong person can be quite costly, so it’s better to make the right decision from the very start.  According to a survey of 2,494 managers and Human Resource professionals conducted between August […]

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More Companies Planning To Give Back To Employees This Holiday Season Than Last, CareerBuilder Survey Reveals

The holiday season is upon us and we’re finally to a point where the thought of bonuses, parties, and gifts seem more realistic this year than in years past. You won’t find many saying “Bah Humbug” this year. We finally have the opportunity to experience some Christmas cheer once again. Of course, we all realize […]

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Are employers looking for friendships rather than qualifications when hiring?

A study in the December issue of the American Sociological Review suggests that some employers would rather hire someone they could be friends with, rather than finding an individual who is best suited for the job. Of course, it’s necessary to hire someone with an adequate skill set in order to effectively do the job, […]

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Success within the workplace starts with communication

Poor communication within the workplace, especially in larger corporations, happens frequently. This can be very detrimental for a company’s well-being. Communication is a vital and key component to a company’s growth and is as necessary as breathing. There are positive outcomes with successful communication. Unfortunately, we don’t live in a perfect world, and poor communication […]

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