5 Job Search Tips for Summer

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job search tips for summer

Looking for some job search tips for summer? You’re in luck! Here are a few strategies to keep you motivated and productive throughout the summer months when lots of folks are taking a break from the office to get a little bit of R&R.  Tidy Up If the job search has slowed down for you […]


5 Traits Employers Want in CT Temporary Workers

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CT temporary workers

As the employment landscape continues to evolve and more people turn to non-traditional work models for gaining a paycheck, the popularity of temporary employment rises. CT job seekers are embracing temp/contract work and CT employers are finding ways to bring temp positions into their organizations to help maintain productivity and decrease burnout of their full-time […]


Why Bigger is Not Better When It Comes to Staffing Agencies

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best CT staffing agencies

According to the most recent data from the American Staffing Association (ASA), there are about 20,000 staffing and recruiting companies in the U.S. They operate about 39,000 offices nationwide and hire nearly 15 million temp and contract employees annually. Closer to home, in the state of CT, there’s an estimated 234 staffing companies that employ […]


5 Ways to Streamline Your Job Search

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job search tips

Conducting a job search, especially an effective one, is no easy task. It takes a lot work and – perhaps even some blood, sweat and tears at times – to find that perfect job. The results of your job search all come down to how you prepare for it. Follow these five job search tips […]


How to Successfully Re-Enter the Workforce After Extended Time Off

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workforce re-entry tips

Every year, thousands of people return to the workforce after extended time off. They could have taken a work break for a number of reasons – to be a stay-at-home parent, to serve in the armed services or to take care of a personal or medical issue. Some might be interested in jumping right back […]


How a Staffing Agency Can Help Your Entry-Level Job Search

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entry-level job search

There are different reasons why you or someone you know might be in the market for an entry-level job. Perhaps you just graduated from trade school, technical school, community college, or a four-year college and are ready to land your first ‘real’ job. Or maybe you’ve switched careers and are looking to get in on […]


3 Ways to Get Your CT Job Search Started Right

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CT job search

If you’re currently in the market for a new CT job, you’ve come to the right place. There are plenty of resources throughout the Constitution State you can use to help make your CT job search as efficient and effective as possible. Here are three CT job search tips to get your started. With the […]


Too Sick to Work? 5 Tips to Think About.

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too sick to work

It’s winter. It’s January. We live in Connecticut. It’s cold. Maybe you feel like taking a day off from work for no other reason than it’s warm and cozy in your bed and you really don’t want to get out of it. Or, maybe you’re feeling under the weather but you’re on the fence and […]


Here are the Best Job Opportunities for 2017

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best jobs of 2017

Wondering what the best jobs for 2017 are? Findings released last month by CareerBuilder and Emsi, a labor market data provider, break down the top 5 job categories for this year based on the following – occupations that pay an average of $20 or more an hour; have grown faster than the overall job market […]