A Blog for Job Seekers

Articles, tips and best practices especially for candidates.

Cubicle Chums and Office Suite-Hearts

  • January 30, 2019

Having friends at work is a delicate, yet vital component of a healthy workplace. Humans are considered pack animals. This means that we thrive in collaborative environments and suffer when we feel isolated. This also applies to the workplace.

How to Make and Keep A New Year’s Resolution

  • January 4, 2019

As January gets underway, many of us are refocusing on our goals and setting up resolutions. Unfortunately, according to Statistic Brain, only about 9.2% of people actually achieve their New Year’s resolutions.

Networking Over the Holidays

  • December 4, 2018

With the holiday season in full swing, there has never been a better time to network your way to new career opportunities! Social events, seasonal mixers, holiday parties, and even family dinners can be a great time to grow your professional network.  We checked in with Sara McCord at career tip blog, TheDailyMuse.com for these four tips […]

Leading with Gratitude

  • November 1, 2018

Although the first Thanksgiving took place in October 1621, it wasn’t declared a federal holiday until more than 200 years later. In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed it the official day of thanks in an effort to raise spirits and camaraderie during the tough days of the American Civil War.

Cece Sisneros’ Story

  • October 9, 2018

Cancer sucks. But the first syllable in Cancer is CAN, it can be beat! My name is Cece Sisneros, I’m a Business Solutions Manager for our Ultimate Staffing branch in Oxnard, CA. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2009. All that publicity they do encouraging women to do self-breast exams works because I, […]

Carolyn Andrew’s Story

  • October 9, 2018

I’m Carolyn, the Branch Manager of our Ultimate Staffing office in Houston, TX. Although my story doesn’t have a happy ending, I feel I need to share it with you. Connie would have wanted that.