Do You Have Unrealistic Workday Expectations?

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We are experiencing a revolution in today’s workplace. Many employees are expecting and anticipating that their jobs and their employers should be arbiters of “fun.” But what does that mean exactly? The truth is, no job is going to be fun all day every day, no matter what you do for a living. So maybe… Read more »

5 Problems Your Staffing Partner Can Eliminate Today

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Have you considered working with a staffing partner to help you source and hire top candidates in the Detroit area? A staffing agency is trained to find the best possible job seekers in the area to match them with open positions with their clients. They are dedicated to this process so you don’t have to… Read more »

What Did Your Employees Not Get This Holiday?

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The holiday season is all about family, celebration, food and even gift giving. But what did your team not get this season that could make their next year shine? Not every thoughtful holiday gift has to be wrapped up in festive paper and topped with a shiny bow. There are many things that can help… Read more »

Use Year-End Reviews to Turn Your Employees into Brand Ambassadors

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No one likes year-end reviews. Not your employees and not the managers who have to provide them. But that doesn’t mean they should be ignored or that they can’t be useful for your company. A year-end review can give you and your team a chance to take a look back and create a plan for… Read more »

Here’s What Your Customer Service Candidates Actually Want

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When hiring for customer service roles, you look for the right combination of skills and personality. You make the offer, provide proper training, and your employees are off to the races. But is there more involved that just that? How do you keep your employees happy on the job candidates really want when they’re looking… Read more »

Here’s When You Should Partner with a Michigan Employment Agency

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The job market in Southeast Michigan has evolved a great deal over the last decade. As our economy changed to be less dependent on the big-3 automakers, many companies had to reimagine themselves for the 21st century. So when is the right time to partner with a Michigan employment agency to help your organization find… Read more »

Planning to Discuss Salary? Read This First!

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Whether you’re hiring a new employee or a valued team member is looking for more money, there will be plenty of times in your career as a manager that you will need to discuss salary. But what should you know before going into the negotiations? While it may seem pretty cut and dry, there are… Read more »

Should You Use Current Employers as Job References?

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Many people look for new jobs in Detroit while they’re still employed. There are many reasons why this might be the best avenue to take as a job seeker. It could be a matter of moving locations or simply that you’re dissatisfied with your current role. But should you use your current employer as a… Read more »

Need Time Off Around the Holidays? Here’s How to Ask – And Get It!

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It can be difficult to ask for time off, especially around the busy holiday season. It can feel more critical when you’ve been searching for a job for a long time and finally land one. How do you convince your new employer that time off around the holidays is important to you? If you follow… Read more »

How AI Is Changing Companies’ Hiring Needs

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There is a lot of information today about artificial intelligence and neural networks. So what do you need to know as a business, especially in such a manufacturing and automation-heavy job environment like the Detroit area? Before you make any decisions for your business and technology, let’s take a closer look at the current trends… Read more »