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How Acting Your Age is Good for the Workplace

How Acting Your Age is Good for the Workplace

Regardless of the year you were born, you have probably experienced generational differences in the workplace. Maybe you’re savvy with technology, and roll your eyes when a coworker doesn’t know how to send an e-mail. Or, perhaps you prefer communicating with colleagues directly, and are annoyed at those who are always plugged into some electronic […]

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Do You Know What Penmac and Pizza Have in Common?

Do You Know What Penmac and Pizza Have in Common?

It’s delivered quickly, made to order, and as easy as pie. What is it? That’s the riddle—both the staffing services here at Penmac and America’s favorite meal offer a recipe for success. According to the Department of Agriculture, on any given day, one in eight Americans eat pizza. Similarly, Penmac hires thousands of associates each […]

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Do You Know Who Had the Bright Idea for Earth Day?

Do You Know Who Had the Bright Idea for Earth Day?

Today, you can get your recycling picked up at the curb, buy energy-efficient light bulbs, and bring reusable bags to the grocery store. That wasn’t the case 45 years ago, but the bright ideas of these four leaders in the environmental movement inspired first the nation, and later the world, to celebrate a holiday that […]

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The Key to Making Temps Part of Your Team

The Key to Making Temps Part of Your Team

Baseball season is in full swing! As you cheer on your favorite team, consider the value of teamwork in your company. If you’re like most businesses that use temporary staffing, you also have a group of permanent employees on your payroll. To ensure a positive company culture, it is important to facilitate good relationships between […]

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Don’t be Fooled—Learn the Truth about Staffing.

Don’t be Fooled—Learn the Truth about Staffing.

Everyone should be cautious during the week of April Fools’ Day, but you shouldn’t have to worry about being fooled when it comes to working with a temp agency. Penmac Staffing, a provider of human resource services, understands that sometimes it can be difficult to understand staffing business. We want to provide clear communication about […]

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Penmac is Proud to Honor Female Leaders

Penmac is Proud to Honor Female Leaders

Each March, the nation celebrates the contributions women make to society through Women’s History Month. Penmac Staffing values the opportunity to honor female leaders throughout the company. In 1988, Penmac founder Patti Penny, opened a small local staffing company that has grown into a successful national business thanks to Penny’s ambition and dedication. Penny created […]

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Be More Energetic at Work

Be More Energetic at Work

With shorter days and colder weather, sometimes it’s hard to stay energized in the winter. Earlier this week on Groundhog’s Day, Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow, forecasting six more weeks of winter. Get through the next couple of months by increasing workplace productivity with a few of these tips   Get a Good Night’s Sleep […]

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Effective E-mail Etiquette

Effective E-mail Etiquette

E-mail has become an integral part of the workplace, but unless used properly, you might not be sending your intended message. Learn how to write an e-mail that is both effective and professional.   Basics For many, sending e-mail has become such a central part of daily routine that it is difficult to think about […]

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Five Things Good Leaders Do Well

Five Things Good Leaders Do Well

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is an occasion to honor a leader who transformed the nation through social change. As we think about leaders who have shaped American culture, it is an appropriate time to reflect on the qualities that make an effective leader. While Dr. King is an important example from history, we can […]

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Warm Wishes from Penmac Staffing!

Warm Wishes from Penmac Staffing!

December is a time for reflection as we celebrate our accomplishments from the past year, and our hopes for the next one. At Penmac Staffing, we’re approaching our 27th year in business, a feat we’re proud of, as founder Patti Penny started the venture in one small office in Springfield, MO. Penmac has continued to […]

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