Stay Focused During Your Job Hunt

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We’ve all been there: You read over pages and pages of job listings, seeking the right position. You finally select one that fits, create a cover letter and enter your information. And repeat. Hunting for jobs is time-consuming, tedious and can be downright exhausting. But to get the job you’re seeking, you need to rise… Read more »

Show Your Employees You’re Thankful for Their Hard Work

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Everyone likes to know that they are appreciated. When employees know that management appreciates them and the work they do, people are more engaged, loyal and productive. If you are looking to show employees you are thankful for the work they do, you can offer them more responsibility, more flexibility and more office benefits. Responsibility… Read more »

5 Tips for Prepping your Staff for Temp Help

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Bringing on a temp worker can be a great way to maximize productivity or assist with a particular project. It can also be uncomfortable for permanent workers, who may feel like their job and position are threatened. By taking certain steps, you can eliminate these concerns and help make the arrival of temp workers a… Read more »

Denver Ranks as one of the Best Places for Female Entrepreneurs

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According to a recent study, Denver is among the best cities in the country for female entrepreneurs. Consumer website Nerd Wallet recently released a list of the 20 best cities for female entrepreneurs and Denver took the number 7 spot. The ranking included the 50 largest cities in the country. Here is a look at… Read more »

Job Store Staffing Celebrates 40th Anniversary!

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As we celebrate our 40th year in business, our organization would like to thank our loyal customers and employees. Your partnerships, dedication and hard work, have made us the company we are today. History Job Store Staffing is moving into the next 40 years of business in Colorado with our new logo and branding, new website, technology upgrades, and a… Read more »

3 Tips to Go from Temp to Hired

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Some people may be hesitant to take temporary work because of the uncertainty and possibility of landing full-time work somewhere else. The truth is, taking a temp job can be one of the best ways land full-time employment. You get the chance to meet employers and prove that you can succeed at the job, giving… Read more »

Employing Generation Y

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Generation Y – defined as those born between 1980 and 1997 – represents the future of the workforce.  They are also very different from previous generations, and come with both unique strengths and challenges for employers.  Understanding these characteristics and how they translate to the workplace is key to attracting and getting the most out… Read more »

Use Personal Branding to Land Your Dream Job

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Want a better job? So does everyone else! Use your personal brand to stand out. Let’s face it, the job market is tough out there. ERE.net, a leading online group for recruiters and HR professionals, recently reported that the average corporate job opening receives 250 resumes. From those 250 resumes, typically only 4-6 people will… Read more »

4 Steps to Set Career Goals for 2014

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Very few people find their perfect job right out of the gate.  Establishing the right career path that gets you to the best possible job takes more than luck and crossed fingers.  It takes a little bit of planning and a little bit of strategy. It takes career goals. Career goals are the things that… Read more »

How to Write a Great LinkedIn Recommendation

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Everyone needs to know how to write a great LinkedIn Recommendation. It helps others, but also reflects well on you.  If you know how to write a fantastic Linked Recommendation, you are in a better position to help others write great recommendations for you. The problem is that many think view the actual writing as… Read more »