Busting 5 Common Productivity Myths

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BY STEPHANIE REYES     Every organization in the world seems to be concerned with productivity these days—and for good reason: improving productivity is often the only way for a company to remain competitive in today’s global market. Productivity gains can even drive entire economies! (In the USA, for example, they account for as much…

5 Career Tips for Graduates and New Job Seekers

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If you just finished high school or are fresh out of college or tech school, you’re probably thinking about what your next steps should be regarding your career. Even with higher education, it still might be pretty tough to find a position that works for you if you don’t have a plan. A common pitfall…

Resume Tips for Getting Back Into the Job Search

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If you’ve been unemployed for a while, getting back into the swing of things can be quite challenging. For one reason or another, you have some gaps in your employment, and you need to figure out a way to impress your prospective employers with your past experience. Here at Tempstar Staffing, we want you to…

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Future Interviews

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Interviews can be tough most of the time. Whether it’s figuring out what to say, fighting stage fright, struggling with what to wear, or just getting to your interview on time, there are many different aspects to think about when adventuring into an interview and hiring process. We here at Tempstar Staffing would like to…

Why Passion is the Key to Success

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Among the traits and abilities that lead to success, passion stands alone. Unlike skill, knowledge, or other factors, passion is innate: it can’t be learned or acquired but is always present. Passion, an overwhelming drive to reach one’s goals, is the one factor that unites all successful people in equal measure. When asked to reflect…

5 Things You Can Start Doing Right Now to Advance Your Career

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One piece of career advice that is often repeated by experts around the world is never let your career go stale. This involves maintaining your connections, looking for opportunities to learn and grow, and evolving your knowledge to expand your list of skills. How can you do this? Follow our tips below in order to…

Resume Tips: Use These 9 Helpful Hints to Boost Your Resume

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Coming up with a resume that looks and reads like a good book can be difficult. Your resume is your first step and is usually the first thing an employer will hear about you. If it isn’t updated to include the latest style trends and optimization to make your information more readable, you could be…

Staffing and Recruitment: 3 Things You Didn’t Know

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The staffing and recruitment industry has grown considerably since its inception during the last century. With innovations such as cell phones, email, and the Internet, it’s possible to reach many more people now than ever before. Because of this, recruitment has benefited greatly. According to the American Staffing Association, on average, 3.1 million Americans are employed…

Do You Have What It Takes?

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Must-Have Job Skills for 2017 In 2017, employees will need to show greater skills and results. If you want to get ahead, basic competency won’t be enough. To get a job or a promotion this year, practice these four crucial job skills Communicate clearly. And in person! As office conversations increasingly occur online, learn to…

Start Interviewing Better!

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Want to stand out in a crowded job market? Make like a Boy Scout and Be prepared! Being an exceptional candidate starts with exceptional preparation. So before you head into your next interview, make sure you know: everything there is to know about the company. Check out their history, mission, organizational structure, competitors, financials and…