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Penmac Supports Schools

Penmac Supports Schools

While Penmac Staffing is a great place to find a temp job in many different industries, many people don’t know that Penmac is also partnered with 18 school districts throughout Missouri to help schools recruit, hire, and train substitute teachers.   History In 2014, Penmac leaders spoke with school administrators throughout the Midwest, and learned […]

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8 Ways to Get in the Holiday Spirit at Work!

8 Ways to Get in the Holiday Spirit at Work!

At Penmac Staffing, we’re always excited to celebrate the holidays with our team, whether you’re a job seeker, employee, or client company. Celebrating the holidays at work? Are you an employer looking for how to enjoy the season with your staff? Click here for ideas on Christmas parties, meals, and gift exchanges. Looking for work […]

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Showing Gratitude in the Workplace

Showing Gratitude in the Workplace

Thanksgiving is the best way to start the holiday season, getting everyone in the mindset of gratitude. As we prepare for holiday festivities next week, it’s important to remember the things we are grateful for, both in and out of the workplace. While it’s good for employees and employers to show each other their appreciation throughout the […]

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Need a Change in Hiring Strategies?

Need a Change in Hiring Strategies?

This month makes the first days of autumn, and for many businesses that means gearing up for a busy season ahead. Lots of employers ramp up operations early so they are ready when the busy holiday season arrives. As unemployment rates remain low, it is becoming more and more difficult to find workers. If your […]

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America Counts on Truckers

America Counts on Truckers

Each September, the American Trucking Association sponsors National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, a time set aside for the nation to thank its truck drivers for their commitment and hard work throughout the year. Whether we realize it or not, Americans depend on trucks every day to deliver essential goods to our communities. Join us the […]

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How to Have Awkward Conversations with Employees

How to Have Awkward Conversations with Employees

There’s an employee in your office who wears too much perfume. Or worse, there’s an employee in your office who doesn’t wear enough deodorant. Or, maybe you’ve got staff who wear flip flops to construction sites. You might have a worker who chews with his mouth open during business lunches or who talks loudly on […]

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Why You Should Use Your Vacation Days

Why You Should Use Your Vacation Days

Kids are out of school and the weather is quickly warming up! For many, summer indicates vacation season, yet a lot of American workers don’t use all of their vacation days. Some employees feel like they can’t take time off of work because they are too busy, or because they don’t believe that coworkers will […]

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How to Give a Good Job Recommendation

How to Give a Good Job Recommendation

Has someone asked you to be a reference? If someone you know is looking for work and asked you to provide a job reference, take a few moments to consider before agreeing to give a recommendation. Do you know the person well? Have you worked with them in a professional capacity? Do you have positive […]

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Five Reasons We’re Grateful for You!

Five Reasons We’re Grateful for You!

This time of year gives us a great opportunity to pause and reflect on the things in our life we’re grateful for. Here at Penmac Staffing, we’re grateful for the opportunity to work in local communities every day. We love working with such dedicated employees—read more about why we think our team is so awesome […]

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Be Scared if You See These Traits in Job Candidates

Be Scared if You See These Traits in Job Candidates

Choosing the right candidate for a position can be a difficult task. You may get recommendations from colleagues and impressive resumes, but how can you know for sure that the person is as good as they look on paper? This Halloween season, don’t be fooled by the masks some people put on; learn how to […]

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