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Should You Include Temp Work on a Resume?

Should You Include Temp Work on a Resume?

Writing a resume can be tricky—How do you organize past experiences? What is the best way to explain your work history? If you’ve worked in temp positions, you might be even more confused. Should you include these short-term jobs on your resume? How do you list them? At Penmac, we know the job search process […]

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How You Can Make the Grade at Your New Job

How You Can Make the Grade at Your New Job

Kids are returning to school, nervous and excited about their first day back. Starting a new job can bring some of the same feelings. Starting a new position at a new place can be intimidating, but it can also be rewarding. To be successful on your first day of work, there are a few things […]

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8 Tips to Improve Your Memory

8 Tips to Improve Your Memory

It’s hard to keep track of everything at work—you might forget a password, misplace a tool, or forget to return that phone call. Don’t you wish there was a way to improve your memory? While there isn’t one magic solution, there are some things you can do to help you remember things more easily. These […]

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Do Job Interviews Make Your Head Spin?

Do Job Interviews Make Your Head Spin?

County fairs are in full swing! Kids are squeezing some last-minute fun into their summer vacations—going to the fair to enjoy tasty treats, good music, and daring rides. Many of us have childhood memories of standing in line for a ride that looks both fun and intimidating, but somehow we work up the nerve to […]

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What Vacations can Teach You about Work

What Vacations can Teach You about Work

Summer is a time for vacations. Whether you’re headed to the beach, visiting relatives, or staying close to home, your vacation could offer you some wisdom you could use when you return to the workplace. Just as you must make reservations, pack, and travel to your destination before enjoying your relaxing break, you must also […]

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Penmac Introduces Substitute Teacher Program

Penmac Introduces Substitute Teacher Program

Penmac Staffing Services, Inc., a premier provider of staffing and human resource services, recently introduced Penmac Education Staffing. This substitute teacher program will not only assist school districts in recruiting, screening, training, and managing qualified substitute teachers and paraprofessionals, but will also ensure district compliance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. For the […]

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Penmac Ranked Among Nation’s Largest Staffing Firms

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Penmac Ranked Among Nation’s Largest Staffing Firms

Staffing Industry Analysts, an independent global advisor on contingent work, recently released its annual list of largest U.S. staffing firms, which included 122 staffing firms with revenue more than $100 million. According to the American Staffing Association, there are approximately 17,000 staffing and recruiting companies in the nation, meaning businesses that appeared on the Staffing […]

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Why Blue Collar Workers Can Earn More Green

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Why Blue Collar Workers Can Earn More Green

Do you enjoy the satisfaction of creating a tangible product? Do you prefer working in an active environment? If so, you’re in good company. The manufacturing sector makes up nearly 9% of total employment in the United States, providing jobs for 12 million workers. While many schools emphasize college degrees and professional careers, blue-collar workers […]

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This Land is Your Land.

This Land is Your Land.

The Fourth of July is a time to celebrate the place we call home. Penmac employees live and work across nine states in the nation, and we wanted to take a moment to honor the many Penmac locations. Each town and city provides Penmac with an opportunity to be a part of the local community. […]

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How You Can Turn Temp Work into A Career

How You Can Turn Temp Work into A Career

When you think of a temp agency, you might think just that—temporary, but at Penmac Staffing, we have had numerous associates find success in long-term careers over the years. Among them, former Penmac associate Allan Gaddis, who went from working a temp-to hire position in Marshfield to being in charge of opening a new production […]

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