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How You Can Watch the Eclipse Safely

How You Can Watch the Eclipse Safely

On Monday, August 21st, North America will be able to witness a total solar eclipse. For thousands of years, people have observed this phenomena, and this year many in the U.S. will get that chance! The last time the contiguous U.S. saw a total eclipse was in 1979, and the next total eclipse over the […]

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How You Can Get a Job Promotion!

How You Can Get a Job Promotion!

In school, doing a great job is rewarded with good grades, gold stars, and certificates. At work, it can be a little more complicated. Often, the reward of a job well done is the satisfaction of doing it, the paycheck you bring home, and the knowledge that you’re helping the company. Occasionally, though, it’s nice […]

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Houston Penmac Office Open for 15 Years

Houston Penmac Office Open for 15 Years

The Penmac Staffing branch in Houston, MO is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, thanks to the support of the community. Penmac Staffing, a premier provider of human resource solutions, works to find job seekers employment to meet their needs while finding local businesses qualified staff.   The Houston office opened in 2002. Today, Penmac […]

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Four Questions to Ask on Your First Day of Work

Four Questions to Ask on Your First Day of Work

With the first day of school approaching, students are getting excited about starting a new year. If you’ve recently been hired for a new position, you are probably looking forward to your first day as well. Your first day in a new position can be exciting and scary, but one of the easiest ways to […]

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Why Do You Want This Job?

Why Do You Want This Job?

When you get offered an interview, you’re one step closer to getting that job. While exciting, it can also be an intimidating experience. Calm your nerves by preparing and practicing some of the most commonly asked interview questions in advance. One of the toughest, and maybe one of the most important is “Why do you […]

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How to Get Rid of the Sunday Night Blues

How to Get Rid of the Sunday Night Blues

Most Americans spend the work week looking forward to Friday when they’ll be able to enjoy the weekend… until Sunday comes. According to a survey done by job search website Monster.com, 76% of workers say they get the “Sunday night blues,” that feeling of dread for the upcoming work week before it even begins. Sound […]

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Are Your Job Expectations Realistic?

Are Your Job Expectations Realistic?

Looking for a job can be difficult, but it can be even harder to find a position if your work expectations aren’t realistic. Have you been looking for a job for a while? Take a moment to evaluate your expectations; you may need to slightly adjust how you are thinking about your employment search.   […]

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What Work Option is Right for You?

What Work Option is Right for You?

Are you looking for a long-term career? Or, maybe you just need a short-term assignment to help make ends meet or fill in the gap until your next opportunity. Either way, Penmac Staffing can help find the type of job right for you. If you’re seeking employment to meet your unique needs, but aren’t sure […]

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Job Hunting is No Picnic, but Penmac can Help!

Job Hunting is No Picnic, but Penmac can Help!

With summertime here and Fourth of July approaching, more and more families are getting outside—and a popular activity this time of year is going on picnics. If you’re looking for work this summer, you may be too distracted to enjoy some of those seasonal activities. At Penmac, we understand that the job hunt can be […]

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How You Can Help Your Employees Beat the Heat

How You Can Help Your Employees Beat the Heat

This week marks the official start of summer, which means warmer temperatures and increased risk for heat-related illnesses. There are plenty of things that employees can do to make sure they are educated about common health risks caused by working in the heat, and to ensure they are taking precautions to stay safe, but what […]

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