Corporate Brokers is thrilled to announce we have been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by the Baltimore Sun Media Group. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered by a third-party survey administered by the research group Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics). The anonymous survey measures several aspects of our workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and...
Corporate Brokers is thrilled to announce we have been conferred a 2018 American Staffing Association Care Award honorable mention distinction. This national awards program recognizes outstanding social responsibility initiatives—business processes that produce an overall positive effect on society—among ASA member staffing agencies and associate members (industry suppliers).
When candidates embark on the job hunt, many are searching for the ideal permanent position with a vast array of benefits and long-term security. Sounds good, right?
As nice as it may be to find the perfect permanent position, it’s not always a possibility. According to the American Staffing Association, more than three million temporary and contract employees work for America’s staffing...
Hearing those two little words: "You're hired!" is arguably one of the best feelings ever. But, it takes a lot of time, effort, and emotions to get there. Usually, it goes something like this:
Getting rejected from a potential employer (or anyone else for that matter) is probably one of the worst feelings ever. You put all that time into tailoring your resume to the job description, writing the perfect cover letter, going to interviews, and figuring out how to follow up without being the most annoying person ever, all to have them say “Eh, thanks but we’re gonna pass.”
The new year is just around the corner, and while many companies may not be hiring right now due to end-of-year constraints, you should still be ready for when they start.
Staying positive isn’t always the easiest thing to do. I mean, we can’t all be Mary Poppins going through life floating around on umbrellas and singing songs (mostly because she’s fictional, but hey). That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try to maintain a Mary Poppins level attitude when it comes to staying positive at work.
Even scientists have concluded that positive thinking impacts your life
Staffing agencies have always been the bad guys. In my mind, the industry has always had a stigma. What was the point? I could find jobs on my own, I didn’t need some hoity-toity recruiter from a staffing company to help me.