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Job Interview Tips That Will Get You Hired

Job Interview Tips That Will Get You Hired

Looking for a job can be hard, but if you are offered an interview, you want to use this opportunity to showcase your skills. From the moment you get an invitation to meet with a potential employer, you should communicate professionally.   Before the Interview When a potential employer calls to invite you for an […]

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Do You Feel Like Nobody’s Listening?

Do You Feel Like Nobody’s Listening?

Author Mark Twain said, “If we were supposed to talk more than we listen, we would have two tongues and one ear.” Twain would probably not be surprised at the fact that the average U.S. adult only has an attention span of about eight seconds. That number has actually gone down from 12 seconds since […]

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How do you Know if Your On-the-Job Training Worked?

How do you Know if Your On-the-Job Training Worked?

Do you have an employee who is reliable and dedicated, but somehow can’t seem to get things just right? Or, maybe you’re ready to hire but can’t find the staff with just the right skills. If this sounds familiar, you might consider trying on-the-job training at your company. What better way to make sure your […]

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How On-the-Job Training Can Help Your Business

How On-the-Job Training Can Help Your Business

Have you been having trouble finding candidates to fill your positions? Or, maybe you’ve hired new staff, only to find they’re not a good fit? If this sounds like something you’ve experienced, consider on-the-job training. On-the-job training is exactly what it sounds like—teaching your staff the skills necessary to be successful at their jobs, while […]

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5 Myths About Working for Staffing Companies

5 Myths About Working for Staffing Companies

This Friday is April Fool’s Day, a day to watch out for practical jokes and workplace pranks. While most jokes are lighthearted and fun, when it comes to work, you don’t want to be fooled. Unfortunately, many job seekers have some misconceptions about the staffing industry. Read below to learn more about how staffing really […]

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Spring into Action to get a Job this Season.

Spring into Action to get a Job this Season.

Grass is turning green, the trees are starting to bud, and flowers are blooming—spring is officially here. It’s a great time of year to make a fresh start, whether you’re looking for a job, or changing to a new career. At Penmac, we think finding work is a bit like a favorite springtime activity—gardening—it might […]

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Penmac Names New Manager of Fort Smith Branch

Penmac Names New Manager of Fort Smith Branch

Penmac Staffing has named Troy Yonker as the new Branch Manager of the Penmac Staffing office in Fort Smith, AR. Yonker started working with the Penmac branch in West Plains, MO in 2012. Over the last three years, Yonker has grown with the company—starting as a part-time Office Assistant, moving into a role as Staffing Specialist, […]

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