Staffing Glossary: The terms you need to know!

Seeking a job through a staffing agency can be a super rewarding process. There’s lots of support for you along the way. But, if you’re new to the staffing industry, there are lots of terms that may not be familiar to you.  It took me a few months to figure out all of the abbreviations… Read more »

Setting Goals in 2020

We all have high aspirations when it comes to the New Year. Suddenly Netflix people think they’ll convert to bookworms, dessert junkies are convinced they can sustain Whole 30, and the oblivious are sure they’ll be tuned into the news this year. If you don’t believe me, walk into any YMCA on January 1st and… Read more »

What’s #trending in the workforce??

Unemployment rates are staggeringly low in the United States at only 3.6%. In California, this figure is slightly higher at 3.9% but still reflects a booming economy. According to California’s employment development department, between September and October of 2019 there were increases in the labor force, employment rate, and Non-farm jobs.  At the same time,… Read more »

How to Make LinkedIn Work for You (Part 6 of 6)

(Editor’s note:  This is the final installment of a six part series written by Anthony Pizziol, BOLT Staffing’s American Canyon Branch Manager.  As the title suggests, Anthony explains what LinkedIn (LI) is and does, and what you should know in order to create a great profile.) Conclusion:  This concludes the basics of LinkedIn. I’m confident you’ll be able to create or… Read more »

How to Make LinkedIn Work for You (Part 5 of 6)

(Editor’s note:  This is the fifth installment of a six part series written by Anthony Pizziol, BOLT Staffing’s American Canyon Branch Manager.  As the title suggests, Anthony explains what LinkedIn (LI) is and does, and what you should know in order to create a great profile.) Fourth  Key Item: Joining Groups Strategically  There are three types of groups you want… Read more »

How to Make LinkedIn Work for You (Part 4 of 6)

(Editor’s note:  This is the fourth installment of a six part series written by Anthony Pizziol, BOLT Staffing’s American Canyon Branch Manager.  As the title suggests, Anthony explains what LinkedIn (LI) is and does, and what you should know in order to create a great profile.) Third  Key Item: Getting Found  Are you being found?  Learn the keywords… Read more »

How to Make LinkedIn Work for You (Part 3 of 6)

(Editor’s note:  This is the third installment of a six part series written by Anthony Pizziol, BOLT Staffing’s American Canyon Branch Manager.  As the title suggests, Anthony explains what LinkedIn (LI) is and does, and what you should know in order to create a great profile.) Second Key Item: Your Company Information What is your job at BOLT Staffing?… Read more »

How to Make LinkedIn Work for You (Part 2 of 6)

(Editor’s note:  This is the second installment of a six part series written by Anthony Pizziol, BOLT Staffing’s American Canyon Branch Manager.  As the title suggests, Anthony explains what LinkedIn (LI) is and does, and what you should know in order to create a great profile.) First Key Item: Your Profile Photo There should be absolutely no debate as… Read more »

How to Make LinkedIn Work for You (Part 1 of 6)

(Editor’s note:  This is the first of a six part series written by Anthony Pizziol, BOLT Staffing’s American Canyon Branch Manager.  As the title suggests, Anthony explains what LinkedIn (LI) is and does, and what you should know in order to create a great profile.) Let’s Start with The Basics: Linkedln is a social network for professional networking.… Read more »

5 Words Employers Want to Hear

Here are words both employers and prospective employees want to be aware of. The article lists 5 that are good signs and 3 that are not. Our words reveal more about us than we often think. So whether you are crafting a resume and preparing for an interview or looking for the ideal, hire pay… Read more »