As the holiday season is nearly upon us, you’re probably already ramping up your efforts to find a job. Thousands of temporary workers around the nation rely on the coming months to make ends meet, and many full-time professionals use temporary agencies and recruitment agencies to make extra cash for the holidays. Some of these… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Birmingham AL Temp Staffing
Signs It’s Time to Replace Your New Hire, Already!
Professional relationships don’t always work out as planned. Even the most qualified of recruits might have glaring issues with their personality, work ethic or other traits that simply don’t align with the goals of your company. Automation Personnel Services understands this. As one of the largest staffing firms in U.S., we pride ourselves in matching… Read more »
How to Explain Numerous Job Switches in a Short Period of Time
If you’ve been in the temporary workforce for any amount of time, you’ve likely worked n several different roles to date. Even if you specialize in one specific discipline, you’ve probably been assigned to several different employers by now. After all, this is the nature of temporary employment. Most staffing and temp-to-hire agencies, including Automation… Read more »
What Do You Do When You Forget to Prepare Prior to an Interview
You’ve been searching for the perfect job for weeks until you finally found it. The company even called to schedule an interview after reading your resume, and it seems nothing can go wrong at this point. When the big day finally comes, however, you’ve found yourself rushing around to grab all the necessary materials needed!… Read more »
How You and Your Team Can Help Prevent Heat-Related Illness in Summer Months
Automation Personnel Services offers many safety precautions that help temporary employees perform better in the heat. Since summer is in full swing, we’ll focus this post on how to get your staff involved in preventing heat-related illness during warmer months. How to Know When the Heat Has Become Too Much? Some of the warning signs… Read more »
Are Off-the-Wall Interview Questions a Waste of Time?
Some of the more creative hiring managers like to use humor during the initial interview. This is often done by asking off-the-wall or unexpected questions. Not only does this ease some of the anxiety for the job applicant, but it also opens friendly talk right from the start. Building trust and a good rapport with… Read more »
What Can You Do to Become an Attractive Seasonal Job Candidate?
For those who are specifically seeking out seasonal or temporary work, either as a result of other work arrangements, prior obligations or other personal reasons, there are some factors to consider when determining your effectiveness and attractiveness to a particular employer. Knowing and understanding these caveats, and keeping them in mind during your job hunt,… Read more »