How to ask Your Manager for More Responsibility

Growing your career means not just getting promoted or a great new job. It means taking on increasing responsibilities within your current role and excelling at those new tasks. But if you don’t ask your manager for more responsibility in your day to day, you might not get it. Or if you ask for it… Read more »

When Your Temp job Just Isn’t What You Expected

We’ve said it before, but it’s worth repeating. Professionalism, even in a contract job, really matters. Your reliability and your commitment are what people will remember about you and your work. If you are not professional enough to work through challenges on a job, people will remember. And the truth is that you never know… Read more »

What can we do About The Great Resignation?

The great resignation is something employers have been experiencing for the past couple years. It’s a reflection of the deep dissatisfaction many professionals have with their employment situation. The ongoing global pandemic has forced workers to really evaluate what they need from their employers. And there are more opportunities available to those who realize they… Read more »

Why Punctuality Matters in Your Career

Professionality on the job is how your reputation is built. A big part of your professionality is based on simple but important things like punctuality. There are so many reasons why being on time is a big deal, even for a temporary assignment. Contract work is as much of an important part of your career… Read more »

Advance Your Manufacturing Career with These Tips

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It might be surprising to note, but the U.S. is expecting to see a significant demand for manufacturing workers in the coming years. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were around 264,000 job openings in the manufacturing industry in March of 2014. While employment in manufacturing is projected to decline in the… Read more »

Help! I Don’t Know What Job I Want!

If you are on the younger side of things, you might be wondering how do you even find your career path? This is a very common question for job seekers of all ages actually. And the truth is that everyone does it their own way. Here are a few helpful pieces of advice that can help… Read more »

Hiring Trends for 2022 in Tennessee

As one of the most trusted staffing agencies in Murfreesboro, we frequently get asked about hiring trends. But the past two years have been very hard to predict what will happen next. There are some hints that we can speak to given what we’ve seen throughout the pandemic. Here’s a tentative look at hiring trends… Read more »

How to Talk to Your Boss About a Conflict

No one’s career is without conflict. Sometimes mistakes are made or personalities clash. What matters is how you manage conflict. And beyond that, how do you escalate conflict effectively. When conflict comes up, how and when do you approach your boss to talk about it? Here are some tidbits to help navigate this tricky situation. … Read more »

Why Accepting a Temp job is a Good Career Move

While temporary work may not be ideal for everyone in all situations, there are times when it might be the best career move you can make. Temping offers employees a way to try out new companies, new roles, expand their networks, work in more flexible schedules, and so much more. The benefits of accepting a… Read more »

How to Find a Second job

People look for second jobs for many reasons. Whether kids are back in school, the holidays or coming up, or just to save up for a rainy day or vacation fund, a second job can help you dramatically increase your take-home pay.  Whatever your reason, finding a second job can be challenging.  Here are some… Read more »