Curious how your business can plan for your seasonal employment needs? Here are five tips to keep in mind over the next few months: Get a Head Start It’s never too early to plan for the busy season, be it the holiday rush of winter or the sunny festivals of summer. Both are always just around the corner. No matter your industry, trying to find and train a wave of seasonal employees all at once…

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SITE Staffing Profile Series Jeff Wein is the current President/Owner of SITE Staffing after having joined the firm in 1999, and subsequently purchasing it in 2007. Jeff has more than 25 years of experience in HR Consulting and Staffing, a BBA from UW-Milwaukee, and an MBA from Marquette University.  Get to know Jeff in our recruiter profile series! How did you get into this field and what appeals to you about it? Jeff:  Well, after I graduated…

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  SITE Staffing Theme for 2018 Here at SITE Staffing we’re committed to doing all we can to improve the lives of our clients and employees. When our owner, Jeff Wein, was asked what was at the core of our company’s philosophy going into the new year, he responded quite simply: helping people. Yes, we’re a business, and making money is important, but getting bogged down by the numbers is no way to provide a valuable…

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SITE Staffing Recruiter Profile Series Selina Owens is an experienced recruiter who helps the SITE Staffing candidates find the perfect jobs for them. Get to know Selina in our recruiter profile series! What’s a typical “day in the life” for you as a recruiter? Selina: There’s no such thing, there really isn’t. No matter how much you plan your day, it’s always guided by your clients and your employees. They set the agenda. But in terms…

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Between technology, politics, the climate, and economics, the world feels like it’s changing faster than ever these days. Staying ahead of disruptions and opportunities is a constant challenge across all industries, but it’s especially important for staffing firms: people often turn to such agencies in times of uncertainty, so whether you’re a client or a candidate, it’s vital to be aware of some of the up-to-date trends. First, just how profitable and vital is the…

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SITE Staffing Recruiter Profile Series Emmanuel Trujillo is a dedicated staffing manager who helps the SITE Staffing candidates find the perfect jobs for them. Get to know Emmanuel in our recruiter profile series! What’s a typical “day in the life” for you as a manager and how does that differ from the recruiters you supervise? Emmanuel: The first thing you want to do when you walk in is make sure everything went well from the previous day:…

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So you landed an interview, it went beautifully, and now you find yourself with a job offer – congratulations! But before you say yes, you should slow down and take a close look at the salary they offer you. Is it what you were hoping for? Is it what you would expect for the position you applied for and the experience you bring? The first offer companies give you is often lower than they expect…

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Many of us start out with big career plans at an early age. Be it a pipe dream of dutiful heroism or an ambitious idea to start your own business, all of us have envisioned the ideal career of our future. Life often has other plans in store for us, we can’t all be astronauts or millionaires. Maybe you fell on hard times, maybe you thought you’d move on from that starter job but never…

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In past posts, we’ve talked a lot about what job seekers should do, but sometimes it helps to reframe the perspective and know what you shouldn’t do, as it can be a lot easier to start correcting your current habits than thinking about new ones. Here are a few common pitfalls people make on the job hunt! 1) Lack of Motivation One of the hardest aspects of unemployment, especially if it comes about after a…

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Perhaps you’ve been on the job hunt for a while now, applying to various companies online, working on your resume, putting in the work but somehow not getting any interviews. Perhaps the longer that goes on the more isolated you feel, like you’re missing a personal interaction that will make all the difference getting your foot in the door? A job fair might be just what you need. Think of it like “job interview speed…

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