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Why the “gig economy” could be good for workers

There’s a new trend in capitalism, and despite its downsides, it might actually be a good thing for U.S. workers. It’s called the Gig Economy.  Since and even before the recession of 2007, companies have been hiring fewer full-time employees in favor of temporary workers, freelancers, and contractors. For workers, there are some disadvantages of […]

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Looking for a successful resource when hiring? Working with a temporary staffing agency might be the answer

The American Staffing Association defines a temporary staffing service as: “A service whose business consists primarily of recruiting and hiring its own employees and assigning them to other organizations to support or supplement their workforces, or to provide assistance in special work situations such as employee absences, skill shortages, and seasonal workloads, or to perform […]

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The Permanent Employment of a Temporary Worker

The Temporary worker is now becoming a permanent fixture in today’s workforce, and while some people view temporary work negatively, it has proven successful in stimulating job growth in a struggling economy. The acceleration of temp hiring has sky rocketed even though the economy has shown little to no mercy.  According to the American Staffing […]

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Employers are looking to staffing firms to fill the void

Employers have grown reliant on the assistance of staffing firms and they’re finding it a little more difficult to disregard all the benefits a staffing agency has to offer.  Tracking down top talent is somewhat of a difficult feat, especially when you lack the focus and time that’s required during the hiring process – a […]

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Good News for Job-Seekers.

On Friday, the Bureau of Labor Staticsreported a slight dip in unemployment to 8.9% and an increase of 222,000 private-sector jobs.  Whether you’re unemployed or simply ready for a new and different opportunity, now may be the time to go confidently forward. Jobs have opened up in professional and business services, construction, healthcare, transportation and […]

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