3 Steps to Hiring Top Administrative Talent in CT

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If you think the main responsibilities of an administrative professional are to answer the phone and make sure the coffee pot is always filled, you better keep reading. The role of today’s administrative professional is vastly different than it used to be. Our team here at A.R. Mazzotta is often called upon to recruit talented […]


How Well Do You Know Your Recruitment Lingo?

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If you’re part of the recruiting world – whether as a recruiter, candidate or employer using recruiting services – there is plenty of industry terminology that is helpful to know. So, let’s get to it – how well do you know your recruitment lingo? Here’s a list of some of the most common terms and […]


A.R. Mazzotta Receives Best of Staffing 2018 Award

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A.R. Mazzotta is pleased to announce we have been awarded the 2018 Inavero Best of Staffing® award. Less than 2% of all staffing firms in the U.S. and Canada have earned the Best of Staffing award for service excellence. Inavero’s Best of Staffing award recognizes staffing firms that have proven superior service quality as rated […]


3 Reasons Why Age Diversity in the Workplace is Important

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  Workplace diversity is a hot industry topic these days, but much of the discussion tends to focus on adding diversity through gender and ethnicity. While this type of workplace diversification is extremely important, age diversity is another equally important piece of the story. Leveraging the Value of an Age-Diverse Workforce, an executive briefing from […]


How to Land Your CT Dream Job with A.R. Mazzotta

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  The secret to landing your CT dream job is to keep your options open and use as many job search opportunities as possible. In other words, cast a wide net – but make sure you do it in a smart, strategic way. One strategic step is to use a staffing agency, such as A.R. […]


CBIA and CONNSTEP Announce Formal Partnership

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CBIA CONNSTEP

Two top Connecticut business groups recently announced they are joining forces to better support the state’s burgeoning manufacturing sector. On June 6, the CT Business & Industry Association (CBIA), the state’s largest business organization, and CONNSTEP, a leading CT business consulting firm, said they will create a formal partnership under one roof to better serve […]


How to Stay Productive During a Slow-Moving Job Search

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Kicking off a job search can be a very exciting time in your life, whether you just graduated from college or you’re just ready for a career change. Depending how fruitful your search is, however, it can also be a frustrating time. If your job search turns out to be a long and slow-moving one, […]


CT Opioid Addiction in the Workplace – What You Need to Know

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Opioid addiction has made its way into practically every corner of our country in recent years. So it should be no surprise that the epidemic has slowly spread from the home front to the workplace. For employers all over the country, including those in Connecticut, the struggle is real. Late last year, the Hartford Business […]


7 Common Hiring Mistakes – and How to Avoid Them

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Hiring a new employee for your organization requires careful planning and a proven process, even if the situation warrants urgency. Which it often does. Whether it’s an emergency or not, rushing to hire someone just so you can quickly fill a vacant position is a big mistake. In fact, there are lots of hiring mistakes […]


7 Summer Perks for Employees

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Although it’s not officially summer, we’ve already celebrated the symbolic start of it —Memorial Day! It can be a challenge to keep employees focused and upbeat when the work days turn warm and co-workers start to embark on their vacations. Some employees mentally check out before they physically check out at the end of the […]