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Giving Back

Running a successful business is a great way to improve the lives of the employees that work for the firm, the individuals they place (in the case of PeopleShare), the clients they service in the communities in which they operate.  Experiencing success and giving back to the communities in which we work and live is […]

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Advantages of Working with a Staffing Company

If you are looking for a staffing partner, consider the advantages of working with PeopleShare as your temporary placement service!   TIME:  According to NACE, the average time from first interview to an actual offer is 22.5 days. Now add the time of further analysis, posting positions, gathering resumes, sorting/reviewing resumes, and setting interviews and you […]

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How to ROCK your next Phone Interview!

Having an interview is tough. Having an interview over the phone can be even more stressful. For one, you can’t read body language and that’s a difficult obstacle to overcome. On top of that, it’s easy to feel ‘off your game’ when you’re not sitting in an office with your best business attire on and […]

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How to Keep Employees Engaged During the Summer Months

With the kids out of school and sunshine in the forecast, some employees may have a difficult time staying focused on the work at hand when thoughts of vacation are beckoning. Here are six tips to keep your team motivated during the peak of the summer: Engage Employees in Friendly Competition: By doing so, you […]

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Vacation Scheduling Guidelines

First thing’s first, realize that there will be conflicts and you cannot please everyone! Following the guidelines below can help to reduce scheduling conflicts and determine who can help cover while employees are away: Review the vacation policy during the hiring and onboarding process to provide employees with a written document on vacation requests and […]

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Networking Tips for Introverts

Networking events aren’t easy for all of us. If you’re typically shy and quiet, these face-to-face scenarios can be daunting. Even if you find yourself to be on the opposite end of the spectrum, the following tips will help you get through your next event with confidence and poise. Prepare ahead of time:  Rehearse your […]

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Quick Tips on Summer Jobs

When you think of a summer job, most people think of high school or college students looking for something temporary. However, there are positions geared towards individuals of all experience levels which allow anyone to gain valuable insight and experience! More than 65% of employers actually consider summer employees for longer term or full time […]

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What happened to Email Etiquette?

In a world where mobile technology is literally at our finger tips, it’s easy to forget that even though you’re sending a message from your mobile device, it shouldn’t always be the same format as a text message.  I experienced this yesterday, several applicants emailed me from their phone and it was as if we […]

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Job Search Tips from PeopleShare

Searching for a job and not getting any good results?  New to the candidate market and don’t know where to begin?  Here are some valuable tips to help you! Be Prepared! The first step landing a job is preparing your resume and with that, you need to know your work history.   Make sure you know […]

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Health & Wellness in the Workplace

‘National Employee Health & Fitness Day’ is formally celebrated on the third Wednesday in May but in 2011 the observance has been extended to an entire month-long initiative to encourage sustainable, healthy lifestyles. That means Employee Health and Fitness Month (May) is right around the corner! It was created to promote the benefits of physical […]

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