BOLT Blog

BOLT Costume Contest – Halloween 2020

BOLT Staffing Team

Happy Halloween from BOLT Staffing! We had a great turn out for our costume contest today, the offices were filled with the spooky spirit. Awards won include: Award for Invisibility: Air Force Monica Loosest Pants Award: Hippie Fiona Tightest Pants Award: Gondolier Calvin No Pants Award: Spartan Morgan Most Prepared for Anything: Boy Scout Julia… Read more »

Saturday 10/24: Drive Thru Hiring in Santa Rosa!

Santa Rosa Jobs

Save the date! This Saturday from 11am-1pm the BOLT team will be holding a Covid safe, Drive Thru Hiring Event at the Finley Community Center in Santa Rosa! Drive, bike or walk thru and in just 5 minutes and we can help you find a job. Keep reading for all the information about this weekend’s… Read more »

Why Payroll Services?

Sonoma Jobs

Every business is good at one thing. Hershey’s makes really good chocolate. The Warriors are superb at basketball. Boeing makes reliable airplanes….well, maybe not Boeing, but you get the idea. Every business specializes in what they do. Most businesses do not specialize in payroll, onboarding, and the other administrative tasks that go into recruiting and… Read more »

Spotlight: Books 4 Bros

Sonoma Jobs

Welcome to the first installment of BOLT’s new spotlight series! In this series we will be highlighting people doing good things in our community to help bring some positivity to your newsfeed.   Our first story for this series is on an Instagram page committed to promoting reading for enjoyment among men. @books4bros, B4B for… Read more »

Tools and Tactics for Keeping Your Workplace Coronavirus Free

Sonoma Jobs

Balancing safety and a return to normalcy is a priority for all as more businesses reopen during the Coronavirus pandemic. There are many tools and tactics that businesses can utilize to help keep everyone safe. Here are BOLT strategies you can use to help keep your company healthy, along with links to help jumpstart your own research.  Social distancing:  Social distancing can be tricky to implement but is an… Read more »

Coffee Cake

Coffee Cake

Recipe blogs are back! We know you missed them, and we are here to deliver. Today we bring you one of our favorite recipes; New York Style Coffee Cake. This is the perfect cake recipe because it is also acceptable to eat for breakfast, which is the best type of cake. The sour cream makes… Read more »

What is Smoke Taint?

Napa Harvest Workers

It is harvest season in Northern California! Unfortunately, it is also fire season which can negatively affect the grapes used for wine making. You may have heard the term “smoke taint” before, what does it actually mean? Below we break down what smoke taint is and how it can affect wine and vineyards. What is… Read more »

Keeping Your Warehouse Staff Safe

Sonoma Staffing Agency

As warehouses continue to operate throughout Covid, managers are looking for ways to keep their staff safe. At BOLT, we want to help you through this time. Below we have listed a couple suggestions on how to protect your employees and keep operations running smoothly Preparing for Safety The most important aspect of dealing with… Read more »

Do’s and Don’ts of Interviewing at BOLT in the Era of Covid

Bay Area Staffing Agency

For the past six months, both job hunters and those who are hiring have had to adapt to the “new normal” of remote interviews. Zoom calls and phone interviews have taken the place of in person meetings. Like many, we at BOLT have adapted to these changes and currently conduct all of our interviews by phone or video chat. To make sure that you still rock your… Read more »

Supporting Your Staff and Keeping Business Afloat During Fire Season

Bay Area Staffing Agency

It is not an easy time to be a business or employee in California. COVID, the cost of living, and wildfires are disrupting day to day operations and challenging managers to support their employees. We at BOLT understand, and want to do what we can to help you and your business during this time of… Read more »