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

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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 »

Tips for Business Success in the Era of COVID-19

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Unfortunately, it seems that COVID is here to stay, at least for a little while longer. Operating a business during the Coronavirus era is in no way a walk in the park. It is going to take a lot flexibility, planning and communication from both managers and employees alike. Keep reading for some tips we… Read more »

California’s Phase Three Allows Wineries to Reopen

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We are so excited that California is able to move forward with our phased reopening! This Friday, June 12th, the state of California moves into phase 3 of the reopening process. This allows “higher risk” establishments like wineries, bars, entertainment centers and gyms to reopen at limited capacity. This is phase 3 out of 4 in the reopening process, where phase 4 is the end of the stay at home order… Read more »

Steve Lederer and Napa County Public Works

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Last week was National Public Services appreciation week, so we thought we’d give a shout out to one of our favorite public servants. Steve Lederer is the head of Napa County’s Public Works Department and a longtime partner and friend of BOLT Staffing.  Steve has devoted his career to seeing through the completion of projects, and his tenure as Napa County’s… Read more »

We heard you’re looking for a staffing agency…

So you’re looking for a staffing agency? Maybe you’re a person seeking flexible work for when your children are at school. Maybe you need a little extra cash and are looking for a night job to supplement your already busy week. Or maybe you’re a company trying to hire talent without having to weed through… Read more »

How College Students benefit from BOLT

by Andrew Noerr, Sourcing Specialist In today’s economic landscape, even amidst a strong market in numerous sectors, it is becoming increasingly more difficult to corral the rising costs of higher education for students and plan for the future. Crippling debt, competition to gain experience via internships, and the sheer amount of stress from committing to… Read more »

New CA Supreme Court Decision a Potential Boon for the Staffing Industry (Part II of a Multi-Part Series)

So here’s the new “ABC Test” the United States Supreme Court has developed to determine if a worker is an independent contractor: “(A) that the worker is free from the control and direction of the hiring entity in connection with the performance of the work, both under the contract for the performance of the work… Read more »

New CA Supreme Court Decision a Potential Boon for the Staffing Industry (Part I of a Multi-Part Series)

In today’s economy, staffing firms offer a valuable service to countless organizations for their hiring needs. This is especially true in the state of California, given that we have the fifth largest economy in the entire world and an accompanying unemployment rate of just 4.3% as of March 2018 according to the state Employment Development… Read more »