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  • Christmas shopping
    Seasonal hiring numbers for WA State projected to be less than last year
    Curious about Washington State’s seasonal hiring status, given our state has seen an increase in its unemployment number for the last two months? If you were hoping that seasonal hiring would help combat the rash of layoffs that have been...
  • Personal Interview questions
    Strange interview questions: what is the recruiter looking for
    Most job seekers are familiar with the standard interview questions. You know which ones…the dreaded; tell me about yourself, or, tell me why you believe you are a good fit for our company. However, there is a new trend emerging with...
  • Turnover trouble at the dealership
    The shocking truth about turnover in the auto industry
    On December 8th, 2014, Jamie LaReau and The Automotive News reported on the high rate of turnover for salespeople in the auto industry. According to The Automotive News, it's getting worse, not better. But why do dealerships have such a...
  • nspHire
    nsphire: Tinder for jobs streamlines the job search process
    Job search is tough. Job seekers send out resumes and often hear nothing back. Employers are flooded with applications and overwhelmed interviewing potential candidates.There’s no question the process should be easier for everyone. Now it is...
  • Man playing strength test game
    The perils of sponsoring dreamers
    One viable way to create income from home is working within a Multi-level Marketing company (MLM) or Direct Sales company like Avon, Tupperware, etc. I've worked within three such companies with varying degrees of success. Ultimately, I found...
  • Getting Job Listings Through Snagajob
    A Mobile App Makes Hiring Easier
    With so many companies calling for seasonal, hourly and part-time workers, snagging a job should be a snap, shouldn’t it? Not really. To land a short-term position, job applicants discover they must jump through hoops: visit the company,...
  • Helping Veterans find jobs
    Helping Veterans find jobs
    The U. S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation launched a nationwide initiative called “Hiring Our Heroes,” on March 2011. The initiative is designed to help veterans and military spouses find long lasting meaningful employment. Today it was...
  • WorkSource calendar
    WorkSource offers comprehensive listing of career and hiring events
    Are you unemployed or in the job market looking for career fair and educational resources? Did you know our state has a wonderful resource called WorkSource where you can find all kinds of assistance in your career exploration? Aside from...
  • Milton - Office Space
    Workfarce: Three ways to rejuvenate your workforce
    Are your employees looking weary, tired? Then it's time for a change.According to the Department of Labor, 47% of the labor pool is comprised of baby boomers. Statistically speaking, that means a large percentage of your workforce is probably...
  • Boeing gets 777X contract
    St. Louis Boeing to hire 700 new workers for the 777X commercial airliner
    According to St. Louis Post Dispatch, Boeing will soon be looking to hire 700+ jobs. Perhaps, it will be 777 jobs, but that would just be too coincidental since the job openings come as a result of the company making plans to make parts for the...
  • Working from home is one of the many benefits of freelancing
    New study shows freelancing reaching all-time highs around the globe
    Q4 is upon us. Retailers are ramping up for the holiday shopping rush, corporations are holding their quarterly review meetings and setting their sights on 2015, and all across America employees are making plans for their holiday vacations. Right?...
  • Prince Georges County: Job vacancies for October 2014
    Prince Georges County: Job vacancies for October 2014
    This article is published to assist Prince George’s County residents, seeking employment determine who is hiring this month. If you are seeking employment, it is important that you regularly review job announcements and submit your...
  • Day life and night life: duality within the Goth community
    Day life and night life: duality within the Goth community
    The old school Goth and subculture community had something of an unspoken rule, which basically stated: when you come across someone in the day time from the clubs and underworld, you do not approach them out of respect, especially when they are...
  • BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary July 2014
    July 2014 BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary
    Earlier this week the Department of Labor, Bureau or Labor Statistics (BLS) released the July Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary (JOLTS). This BLS report provides information on the national business employment cycle each month reviewing...
  • Stages of Growth
    What Does Reinvesting In Your Business Mean?
    Reinvesting in your business could mean a variety of things to a variety of small business owners and entrepreneurs. Each one must determine what is a priority and imperative to growth and development for the benefit of clients. Timing, quality...