How to get your resume to stand out


How To Get Your Resume To Stand Out

By Lee Hurley Resumes are like pinky fingers. They don’t seem to matter much until you don’t have one. No matter how many resumes I create, I seem to forget the basics. And while there is no shortage of expert opinions about how to make a killer resume, it can get confusing. But it shouldn’t… Read more »

What Is MIG Welding?



By Rick Geiger Most people know that welding is the process of fusing two pieces of metal into one. But they may not know just how prevalent it is in our modern society. According to Howard B. Cary in his book Modern Welding Technology, “Nearly everything we use daily is welded or made by equipment that… Read more »

Keep your back and shoulders injury-free



How to keep your back and shoulders injury-free when lifting on the job By Lee Hurley Two possibilities exist in today’s work related lifting environment. Either you are young and bullet proof, nothing bothers your back or shoulders and you can out lift the old dudes by 3 to 1. Or, you are older and… Read more »

Passive Job Seekers Recruiting Tips



4 Tips For Recruiting Passive Job Seekers By Lee Hurley The term passive job seekers may seem like an oxymoron. Yet with unemployment at a record low many qualified candidates for open positions already have a job. However, that doesn’t mean they won’t listen. To reach passive job seekers you just have to mix up… Read more »

What Is It Like To Be In Your Boss’s Shoes For A Day?


Being the boss is a challenging job. Not only are they responsible for ensuring the day-to-day productivity of the entire team, they also have executive-level accountability, too. In short, the boss serves as a middleman between the general workforce and those that have financial interest in the company. While this might be hard to imagine,… Read more »

What You Can Do as a Manager to Combat Workplace Negativity


A happy workplace is a productive workplace. As a manager or supervisor, it’s your job to cultivate a positive and friendly job site – but this is easier said than done. Between negative-minded employees, clashing personalities and staff members who just can’t seem to get along, it can be challenging to maintain peace among the… Read more »

How to Boost Your Energy at Work During the Holiday Season


The holiday season is a time for fun, excitement, gift-giving and spending time with your family members, and many of the recruiters at Automation Personnel Services have big plans of their own. However, the hustle and bustle of this time of year can also give way to headaches, undue stress and anxiety. If you want… Read more »

The Power of Delegating and How It Can Make You a Better Manager


As a manager, you have a lot of different powers. While you might not be a superhero, you are the leader of your team – and that makes you instrumental in the success of the entire organization. Depending on the exact scope of your role, you might have the power to schedule shifts, issue promotions… Read more »

How to Follow up With a Potential Employer After Being Told You’re Overqualified


Sometimes it seems like you just can’t win. You’ve spent decades following a solid career path and rewrote your resume countless times – but you still come across as overqualified. It’s a real problem that affects many of the workers seeking temporary assignments.  Automation Personnel Services can help you overcome this issue and make your… Read more »

3 Wellness Initiatives to Implement in Your Workplace for the Holiday Season


The summer months are all wrapped up and despite the warm weather, the holiday season is quickly approaching. Automation Personnel Services knows this is a busy time for staffing services and recruiting agencies across the nation. Not only does it demand flexible staffing solutions, it calls for increased attention to the health and wellness of… Read more »