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Job-Interview-Skills

Getting your dream job is not as easy as it seems, even if you have the skills and qualifications to do it. Sometimes, it is all about how well you do during the interview. That is your opportunity to impress the employer and get on top of the list. With these thoughts in mind, here… Read more »

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BIRMINGHAM — The Automation Personnel Services Corporate Office donated a truckload of non-perishable food items to a local ministry serving adults and children in need throughout greater Birmingham, Alabama. Automation Personnel Services team members delivered a total of 360.70 pounds of food to Grace Klein Community, a Christian-based community outreach organization, on Monday, November 21…. Read more »

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Soft-skills-Automation-Personnel-Services

The term “soft skills”, commonly associated with personality traits, social habits, communication level, and people skills, can be applied to many different characteristics. While some may be more valuable than others, and some may be more relevant to one particular job or another, it’s still important to focus, at least in part, on these soft… Read more »

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How-To-Get-A-Job-With-Limited-Experience-Automation-Personne-Services

Is there a job you want, but you have limited experience in the subject area? Whether you’re straight out of high school or college and trying to dive headlong into your dream job or even if you’re trying to build a basic resume, there are several strategies you can use to get your foot in… Read more »

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Birmingham, Alabama – Automation Personnel Services, one of the largest light-industrial staffing agencies in the nation, announces it has signed on with Avionte, a leading provider of cutting-edge software solutions for the staffing industry. Following a five-month process of evaluating numerous Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Application Tracking Systems (ATS), Automation Personnel Services has already… Read more »

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Self-Motivation

By: Jessica Carter Why is self-motivation essential for achieving your goals? Self-motivation is the secret weapon to achieving your goals. It impacts both your professional and personal life. Without it, you could struggle to get motivated to complete a task (or even start one). Though having a support network is important, you can’t depend on… Read more »

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How To Help Employees Through Inflation

By: Felecia Brasfield Inflation has continually been rising throughout 2022, and this trend appears to be ongoing. There’s no doubt that the fallout of inflation is felt by businesses and workers alike. However, companies can help employees through inflation while focusing on retention measures.  Setting the Stage According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics,… Read more »

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How To Leave a Good Impression with your New Co-Workers

One of the hardest parts of the hiring process for some candidates is the initial interview stage. This may be a demanding period between looking for work, sending a résumé, and going to a face-to-face interview. But seasoned job searchers are aware that these are only the starting stages in any fruitful job application. Leaving… Read more »

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Hybrid - Remote work in Manufacturing

By: Felecia Brasfield Hybrid-remote work is becoming increasingly popular within many industries, but is remote work in manufacturing possible? Manufacturing workers are naturally adaptable, continually looking for solutions to issues as they arise. However, the pandemic and what has transpired since have shined a spotlight on manufacturing companies and their workforce versatility.   The Backstory  Manufacturing… Read more »

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Hiring Soft Skills Over Hard Skills

By: Jessica Carter In job descriptions, employers often ask for hard and soft skills. Hard skills are related to specific knowledge and training, while soft skills are personality traits such as leadership, communication, or time management. When hiring soft skills over hard skills both skills are necessary to perform and advance in most jobs successfully…. Read more »