What Should I Do If I Haven’t Heard Back from a Job Application?

We get it- applying for jobs is stressful, and the waiting game that comes after you apply is even worse.  Staying confident and being patient while awaiting a response is important, but eventually, it is up to you to reach out!  Contacting employers can be intimidating, but we have a few tips to help you hear back… Read more »

There’s Never Been A Better Time To Find A Job

Best Time To Find A Job

Let’s be honest – there are a lot of reasons to not go to work right now. Unemployment benefits are great. Companies are not increasing their wages enough to justify leaving the house. Traffic is already getting bad again and the bridge tolls have only increased since your last commute. Schools still remain mostly closed… Read more »

Peppermint Bark Cookies

Peppermint Bark Cookies

Have leftover candy canes from Christmas? Our Peppermint Bark Cookies are the perfect recipe for extra peppermint of all forms! There are tons of ways for you to make these cookies your own including: Coating with your favorite type of chocolate, whatever that may be Using anything you have laying around to coat the cookies.… Read more »

Easy Christmas Cookies

Easy Christmas Cookies

These delicious and easy christmas cookies are perfect to make with your family this holiday season. They only require 6 ingredients which you probably already have in your pantry: butter, sugar, vanilla, flour and food coloring. This is a great recipe to make with kids; the dough is colorful and easy to work with, it’s like Play-Doh you can bake!  A few notes on this recipe:  Using sparkling… Read more »

Fun Ideas for a Covid-Safe Thanksgiving

Sonoma Hiring

Happy Thanksgiving from BOLT! The holiday season is going to be different this year due to the ongoing pandemic, but different doesn’t have to mean worse. To protect yourself and your family, it is best to turn to low risk activities this holiday season. BOLT is here to help! Below we have compiled some fun… Read more »

Sea Salted Brownie Cookies

Brownie Cookies

If you love chocolate, brownies are the gold standard. But let’s face it, they’re messy, you have to carry a whole tray around and cutting them up is annoying. Delicious… but flawed. We at BOLT took it upon ourselves to solve this age-old problem, and present to you our fudgy, chewy and transportable Sea Salted… Read more »

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

If you are looking for a delicious fall recipe, look no further. Our Pumpkin Spice Cookies are perfect for the season with browned butter frosting and hints of cinnamon and nutmeg. While they look and taste great, they are secretly super easy to make, but you don’t have to tell you friends that when they… 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 »

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 »