Insights

Field Trip: Finding Great Talent at the NorCal Regional Job Fair, by Andrew Noerr, Sourcing Specialist

Searching for quality talent in today’s ultra-tight employment market is becoming more and more of a laborious task. A lot of the best talent in today’s workforce is already employed, and companies are having to invest significantly more time and resources to vie for the available workers that are looking for new jobs. In addition… Read more »

Now Trending: Unemployment Rate for Workers Aged 50 or Older Is Declining

According to CNBC*, the unemployment rate for workers aged 50 or older is now declining. As of February of this year, the rate is 3.1%, significantly below the national average unemployment rate of 4.1%, and well below the unemployment rate for teens, which is 14.4% right now.  To read the full article, click here. *Julie… Read more »

California Labor Market Information

Are  you wondering what the demand is for a particular job is right now?   The California Employment Development Department (EDD) has the answer.   Simply click on this link to the California Employment Development Department website to see what jobs are in greatest demand right now.  If you click on the “Occupations with Greatest Job Openings”, you’ll see… Read more »

Daylight Savings Time Starts Sunday, March 11th

Get ready to “spring forward” one hour on Sunday, March 11th at 2:00 a.m., which means most people experience losing an hour of sleep. Don’t forget to reset any manual clocks or timepieces that you have, and it’s always a good idea to double check that your smart devices successfully updated as well. FYI –… Read more »

BOLT Staffing Goes to the Fair – The SSU Career Fair

Bolt Staffing participated in the March 2018 Career Fair at Sonoma State.  We had the pleasure of meeting John Thomas Palmer III.  John will graduate in May 2018 with a degree in Computer Science. Meet the future!!!  Call BOLT Staffing at 707.939.2800 to begin your future.  – as reported by Lisa Scanlon, BOLT Recruiter/Certified Staffing… Read more »

Come Back to BOLT! (Part One): Update Your File

Have you picked up some new skills in the last year? Do you have a higher proficiency with software than you did when you originally registered with us? Does your resume reflect your new skills? Are you qualified for a higher level position than when you first talked with us? Or are you interested in… Read more »

BOLT Staffing Service, Inc. Announces Promotion of New COO

  BOLT Staffing Service, Inc. is pleased to announce that Anthony Pizziol is the new Chief Operations Officer.   Anthony started with BOLT back in 2011 as an account manager and has since gained the experience needed to run the day to day operations of the dynamically growing staffing company that is BOLT.   In addition to… Read more »

Get Your Food Handler's Safety Card

Napa Valley College will be hosting a Food Handler’s Safety Card training course on Tuesday, 16 January 2018 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm. The course is $25, and includes the exam.  Passing the course exam will award you the Food Handler’s Certificate and Card, recognized by Napa and Sonoma County Health Departments. To register, click… Read more »

Happy New Year from BOLT Staffing

We hope the new year finds you well and in good spirits, and that you remain safe no matter how you choose to celebrate.  In observance of New Year’s Day, our offices will close at 5:00 p.m. today, December 29th and then reopen at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.  If you need to reach a… Read more »

Happy Holidays from BOLT Staffing

We hope the holidays find you well and in good spirits.  In observance of the Christmas holiday, our offices will close at 5:00 p.m. today, December 22nd  and then reopen at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 26th.  If you need to reach a BOLT staff member during this time, please call our answering service at 707.666.4935 and… Read more »