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Before a job interview, you’ll spend a lot of time trying to anticipate which common questions you’ll be asked and preparing winning responses to them. This is great and a key step you definitely don’t want to miss, but often times another important factor gets lost in the mix — body language. During a job… Read more »

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Northern Kentucky, KY, February 20, 2016 – At its recent Annual Conference, PrideStaff, a national staffing organization, awarded top revenue producers the President’s Circle Award. This honor is reserved for Strategic-Partners and company-owned offices who have grown their staffing offices and exceeded revenue goals for the year. The PrideStaff Northern Kentucky office was named a… Read more »

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The prospect of getting a new job is very exciting, so congratulations on your upcoming job interview at a warehouse you’d really like to work at. Whether you’re vying for the position of a packer, forklift operator, general laborer or any of the dozens of other possibilities offered at a warehouse, you’ll need to follow… Read more »

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If you’re applying for jobs without a resume, you should not expect to hear back from employers. There’s a common misconception with many light industrial and manufacturing professionals that having a resume is optional — especially when applying for jobs with a mobile device — but it’s not. The truth is, it’s never okay to… Read more »

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Many general laborers make the mistake of trying to find a job without a resume; however, this approach doesn’t work. Whether you’re creating your very first resume or making updates to an existing one, it’s important to ensure it always has a professional appearance. Hiring managers know what a resume should look like, so if… Read more »

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Winter is typically considered peak flu season, so now that February is coming to a close, you probably think you’re in the clear. Unfortunately, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warns that flu activity can actually last through May. Your warehouse is a busy place that requires a full staff to function at… Read more »

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Employment in Kentucky is back to higher levels than before the recession, but you may have to rethink your career direction to take advantage of in-demand jobs. Kentucky lost more than 14,000 manufacturing jobs in the recession. While we may never return to those pre-recession levels, manufacturing is bouncing back, along with packaging, warehousing and… Read more »

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Looking to make a career change or just wondering if your current field has the potential to sustain you for the long haul? According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the hottest job in Kentucky is commercial piloting. That comes as no surprise to most of us with Amazon, EBay, Groupon, UPS and FEDEX… Read more »

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The good news?  The economy has shown great improvement over the last few years, both nationally and locally. The bad news? The labor market is tighter than ever now. With job growth on the rise and fewer unemployed, it’s tough to compete for the best workers. How can you find the people you need to… Read more »