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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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President Paula Adams Listed on Staffing Industry Analysts’ Staffing 100 List

President Paula Adams Listed on Staffing Industry Analysts’ Staffing 100 List

Penmac Staffing President Paula Adams was recently selected to be on the Staffing Industry Analysts’ North American Staffing 100 list. The North American Staffing 100 is not a ranking, but rather is a collection of individuals who have influenced the staffing industry, including entrepreneurs, CEOs, presidents, and other leaders in the field. This is Adams’s […]

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Now Open in St. Peters, MO

Now Open in St. Peters, MO

Penmac Staffing Services, Inc. has announced the opening of a new branch office in St. Peters, Missouri. This location brings the total number of Penmac Staffing offices to 31 branches in 7 states. Penmac Staffing, with headquarters in Springfield, Missouri, provides permanent and temporary staffing solutions to a variety of industries, including manufacturing, logistics, clerical, […]

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