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Spring into Action with Your Job Search

Spring into Action with Your Job Search

As spring approaches next week, the warmer weather and blooming flowers might make you feel more energized. Looking for a job can sometimes be frustrating, but there are some things you can do to make sure you’re being proactive in your search. What does it mean to be proactive in your job search? Proactive job […]

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Five Ways to Make Your Team More Efficient.

Five Ways to Make Your Team More Efficient.

With Daylight Saving Time beginning this Sunday, it seems like a great opportunity to think about time in the workplace. There are lots of things employees can do to make sure they’re punctual and managing their time well at work, but what about employers? Consider what you can do at your workplace to improve time […]

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How to Ask for a Raise

How to Ask for a Raise

It’s the time of year that many start filing their taxes and checking the mail for those tax returns. As money is on your mind this month, you may be thinking more about your salary. Often, talking about money feels uncomfortable, but sometimes it’s necessary to introduce this topic at work. Read below for some […]

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Penmac President Paula Adams Receives Global Staffing Honor

Penmac President Paula Adams Receives Global Staffing Honor

Staffing Industry Analysts named Penmac Staffing President Paula Adams on the 2017 Staffing 100 List. The list includes executives who excel at “competing, pushing the boundaries of excellence, innovating and inspiring others…to go beyond traditional models of staffing.” Adams also appeared on the 2016 list.   Honorees are selected for the list through a nomination […]

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Penmac Provides Substitutes to Lincoln County, MO Schools

Penmac Provides Substitutes to Lincoln County, MO Schools

Penmac Staffing has partnered with Lincoln County R-III Schools to provide substitute teachers, effective March 1st for the remainder of this school year, as well as for the 2017-2018 school year.   Penmac Education Staffing started its substitute teacher program in 2013, and has since grown to provide services to eleven districts, and is still […]

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Are You Up to Speed About Your Career?

Are You Up to Speed About Your Career?

Race fans everywhere are looking forward to the Daytona 500 this Sunday. As you cheer for your favorite drivers and enjoy the fun of NASCAR season, you might notice some similarities between racing and work. What can NASCAR teach you about jobs and your career path?   You have to qualify to race. Drivers must […]

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Why are You Leaving Your Current Job?

Why are You Leaving Your Current Job?

If you’re interviewing for a new position, you’ve probably been preparing by thinking about possible answers to some of the most commonly asked interview questions. One of the most difficult questions to answer is, “Why are you leaving your current job?” You want to be honest, but also positive. If you’re struggling with ideas on […]

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Show Your Staff Some Love this Valentine’s Day!

Show Your Staff Some Love this Valentine’s Day!

Studies show that happy employees are more productive. While there are many ways employers can boost employee happiness, showing your appreciation is an easy, effective way to increase workplace morale. To help your team love their job more this Valentine’s Day, consider these tips.   Say it. The simplest way you can recognize your employees […]

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How to Quit Your Job

How to Quit Your Job

Make sure it’s the right decision. If you’re thinking about leaving a position, it’s important that you consider your decision carefully. Don’t quit in the heat of the moment. Take time to weigh your options. Do you have other employment opportunities? Check your finances, and make sure you figure out what benefits you would get […]

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Are Temp Agencies a Waste of Time?

Are Temp Agencies a Waste of Time?

Are you looking for a job, but don’t know where to start? Maybe you’re interested in switching careers, but don’t know exactly how to go about it. If you need help finding work, a staffing agency is a great place to start. Some job seekers are nervous about working with a temp agency because they […]

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