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Education Staffing Expands to Nine School Districts

Education Staffing Expands to Nine School Districts

Penmac Staffing Services, Inc., a premier provider of staffing and human resource services, has now partnered with Logan-Rogersville R-III and Clever RV Schools to provide substitute teachers for the 2016-2017 school year.   Penmac Education Staffing started its substitute teacher program in 2013, and has since grown to provide services to Lebanon R-III, Willard R-2, […]

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How to Assemble a Great Team

How to Assemble a Great Team

As the 2016 Olympic Games approach, we are all looking forward to seeing our favorite athletes perform, watching the different events, and rooting for our teams. As you watch this year, consider the value of teamwork as it might apply on the job. Do all teams share common characteristics whether they’re athletic or professional? What […]

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Are Job Fairs Worth it for Businesses?

Are Job Fairs Worth it for Businesses?

If you work in the staffing or HR industry, you’ve probably attended your share of job fairs. You have probably also wondered, is it worth it? Do businesses benefit from participating in job fairs? While every job fair isn’t necessarily going to be a success, overall there are four significant benefits to employers that attend. […]

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How to Plan Your Next Move in Staffing

How to Plan Your Next Move in Staffing

Almost all businesses experience seasonal peaks and lulls. Perhaps you work in manufacturing, and have to gear up operations before the holidays in order to meet demand. Maybe you’re in the agricultural industry, and the spring and summer months are your busiest. In most companies, you’ll start to see a pattern after a while. At […]

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How You Can Reel in New Job Candidates

How You Can Reel in New Job Candidates

With the start of June, it’s beginning to feel more like summer—time for those summer activities—camping, barbecues, fishing… If you work in the staffing or human resource industry, you might sometimes feel like recruiting new employees is a bit like fishing. With low unemployment rates, businesses everywhere are hiring and finding qualified candidates seems more […]

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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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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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