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Management Recruiters Of Janesville Takes On New Leadership And Expands Its Capabilities »

December 08, 2014 at 6:34AM PST | Source: MRINetwork

December 05, 2014 // Franchising.com // Janesville, WI – Executive search firm, Management Recruiters of Janesville, announced that it is expanding its market capabilities through a new leadership agreement between long-time owner, Carroll Smith and recruiter Michele Davis. Davis is taking over as the new owner and will assume management responsibilities from Smith, who will remain on board as a seasoned recruiter. Management Recruiters of Janesville is an affiliate of MRINetwork, one of the largest executive search and recruitment organizations in the world.
"Under Carroll’s leadership, we have been pursuing our mission to provide our clients with the best possible talent for 25 years," says Davis. "With the return to a robust economy, we are implementing plans to build on that foundation and further our growth and profitability...

Canada Starts The Holiday Season With A Stable Jobs Report »

December 05, 2014 at 9:01AM PST | Source: Express Employment Professionals

TORONTO, ONTARIO - (Marketwired - Dec. 5, 2014) - Bob Funk, the CEO of the North America's largest franchised staffing company, today issued the following statement in response to the latest Statistic Canada Labour Force Survey which showed the Canadian economy held steady in November with an unemployment rate at 6.6 per cent (up slightly from 6.5 per cent in October). The labour force participation rate remained unchanged at 66 per cent:
"As we start the holidays, Canadians got a treat, a solid, stable jobs number. The jobs scene at the end of 2014 remains positive and something we should all be thankful for," Funk said. "That said, we need to remember many Canadians remain out of the workforce, with a labour force participation rate of 66 per cent, we need to focus on new measures to get people back into the workforce...

PrideStaff Wins American Staffing Association VOICE Award »

December 05, 2014 at 4:07AM PST | Source: PrideStaff

Fresno, CA (PRWEB) December 05, 2014 - PrideStaff, a national staffing franchise organization headquartered in Fresno, CA, is a proud winner of the American Staffing Association (ASA) VOICE Award for Company Publication. This national annual awards program recognizes the best marketing campaigns by ASA members in 10 categories, from print materials, to online marketing, to radio and television advertising.
This year's winning entry was for the launch of PrideStaff's new Innovations email newsletter. The monthly newsletter is designed to provide C-Level executives, HR executives, hiring managers and departmental supervisors with helpful tips and strategies to improve their hiring, management and procurement processes. A second version was also created to provide job seekers with tips as well as best practices to enhance their skills and grow professionally...

Daniel Morgan Puts Birmingham To Work With Express Employment Professionals »

December 04, 2014 at 8:01AM PST | Source: Express Employment Professionals

New Franchise Owner Takes Delight in Making a Positive Difference in His Community
Birmingham, Ga. (PRWEB) December 04, 2014 - Daniel Morgan worked as a salesman for 14 years, selling educational products and services to school districts around the country. But the idea of business ownership was always on his mind, until he finally decided to pursue his dream full-time, opening an Express Employment Professionals franchise.
"Over the course of my 14-year career, I believe God has prepared the way for me to have the knowledge and work ethic to be successful [as a business owner] and be a leader in the community," he explained.
As an Express Employment franchisee, Morgan helps connect people looking for work with the best companies in the area...

Link Staffing Named To The Houston Chronicles Top Workplaces List »

December 04, 2014 at 5:42AM PST | Source: Link Staffing Services

Houston, Texas – Dec 2, 2014 - Houston Chronicle, Marketwired - Link Staffing Services is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of The Houston Chronicle Top Workplaces.
The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 40 major publishing partners across the United States. Over the past year, more than 5,000 organizations and 1 in every 88 employees in the U.S. have turned to WorkplaceDynamics to better understand what’s on the minds of their employees. Through its workplace improvement offerings, WorkplaceDynamics provides solutions, training and tools to help clients improve their workplace...

Holiday Bonuses: A Poll Of What Employees Want - And What Employers Give »

December 03, 2014 at 11:42AM PST | Source: Express Employment Professionals

Forget the Party and the Gift Cards, Cash Tops the Wish List; Some Employees Just Want a Simple "Thank You"
But More Than 20% of Businesses Won't Give a Bonus of Any Kind
TORONTO, ONTARIO - (Marketwired - Dec. 3, 2014) - Express Employment Professionals, the nation's largest franchised staffing company, today released the results of two polls on holiday bonuses revealing that what employees want and what employers are willing to give are often different things.
In an online poll, employees and job seekers were asked, "How do you wish your company showed appreciation to employees?" Twenty-seven per cent said "cash bonus," and 13 per cent said "pay raises."
Express received responses from 230 individuals who identify as "job seekers and those new to the career world...

@Work Group's Jason Leverant Named To Staffing 100 List »

November 26, 2014 at 5:07AM PST | Source: @Work Group
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President and COO recognized on Staffing Industry Analysts' 2014 list of most influential staffing leaders
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 - Jason Leverant, president and COO of @Work Group - a top multi-specialty staffing franchise - has been named to the Staffing Industry Analysts' most influential staffing leaders "Staffing 100" list for 2014.
The list is compiled by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), a global advisor on contingent work. SIA explains that the list is not a ranking, but a list of top influencers in the industry.
"It is an honor to be included on this prestigious list for the second year in a row," said Leverant. "@Work Group is passionate about what we do as a company, but also about the industry as a whole...

PrideStaff Expands With New Staffing And Employment Agency In Virginia Beach, Virginia »

November 26, 2014 at 4:42AM PST | Source: PrideStaff

November 26, 2014 // Franchising.com // PrideStaff, a national staffing organization, is pleased to announce the opening of a new staffing and employment agency in Virginia Beach. The new office will offer a full range of staffing and employment services in a variety of professional and light industrial disciplines serving the Virginia Beach area.
"Throughout my Human Resources career, I worked on both sides of the employment equation: as an employer seeking temporary help, and as a contract consultant," said Becky Chambliss, Owner/Strategic-Partner of the Virginia Beach PrideStaff office. "These experiences helped me hone my HR skills and appreciate the unique employment-related challenges organizations and job seekers face.
"I made the decision to partner with PrideStaff for several reasons," continued Chambliss...

PrideStaff Expands With New Staffing And Employment Agency In Gainesville, Georgia »

November 21, 2014 at 5:07AM PST | Source: PrideStaff

Gainesville, GA (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 - PrideStaff, a national staffing organization, is pleased to announce the opening of a new staffing and employment agency in Gainesville. The new office will offer a full range of staffing and employment services in a variety of professional and light industrial disciplines serving the Gainesville area.
"Throughout my business career, I've loved watching those who work hard, prosper," said Mike McGraw, Owner/Strategic-Partner of the Gainesville PrideStaff office. "Every day, PrideStaff allows me to work hand-in-hand with clients and candidates, overcoming their biggest challenges and helping them to achieve more."
As a national staffing services organization, PrideStaff provides outstanding results to its clients and candidates...

PrideStaff North Dallas A Proud Sponsor Of The Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure »

November 20, 2014 at 9:47AM PST | Source: PrideStaff

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 20, 2014 - PrideStaff North Dallas once again sponsored and raised funds in support of the Komen Dallas Race for the Cure® on October 18, 2014 in the fight against breast cancer.
Susan G. Komen® Dallas County is the local source for funding breast cancer education, screening and treatment in Dallas County, serving thousands of women in 30 cities. Through events like the Komen Dallas Race for the Cure®, Komen Dallas County funds lifesaving breast health services to help uninsured and underinsured residents in the fight today.
"When I moved to Dallas to open our PrideStaff office, there were several inspirational women in the community," said Amy Linn, Owner PrideStaff North Dallas. "I was most moved by the promise that Nancy Brinker made to her sister that ultimately resulted in Susan G...

PrideStaff Expands With New Staffing And Employment Agency In Clearwater, FL »

November 12, 2014 at 5:20AM PST | Source: PrideStaff

Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) November 12, 2014 - PrideStaff, a national staffing organization, is pleased to announce the opening of a new staffing and employment agency in Clearwater, FL. The new office will offer a full range of staffing and employment services in a variety of professional and light industrial disciplines serving Pinellas County. This is the first franchise in the Tampa Bay area for Pridestaff and the expansion comes on the heels of tremendous growth for the organization.
"My wife and I are excited to be joining the Pridestaff team. We firmly believe in supporting our community and we can do that with PrideStaff by helping companies find the right people for their businesses," said Matt Becker, Co-Owner and Strategic-Partner of the St...

Plenty Of Unfilled Jobs In Solid October Jobs Report »

November 07, 2014 at 9:36AM PST | Source: Express Employment Professionals

Low Labour Force Participation Trend the Concern
TORONTO, ONTARIO - (Marketwired - Nov. 7, 2014) - Bob Funk, CEO of Express Employment Professionals, today issued the following statement on today's Statistic Canada Labour Force Survey which showed the Canadian economy added 43,000 jobs in October pushing the unemployment rate down to 6.5%, the lowest since November 2008. The labour force participation rate remained unchanged at 66%:
"The October job numbers are encouraging, and the good news is there is still plenty of room to grow. There are a lot of good jobs out there, and we need to continue to encourage people to go out and seize the opportunity," Funk said. "Our staffing franchisees across the country try to fill thousands of jobs everyday, but many of them remain unfilled...

Zack Daffin Buys Express Employment Franchise »

November 05, 2014 at 6:59AM PST | Source: Express Employment Professionals

Marine Corps Veteran Creates Culture of Excellence with New Franchise
Augusta, Ga. (PRWEB) November 05, 2014 - Zack Daffin has a rich history of business ownership in his lineage. His grandfather instilled entrepreneurial values in his sons, including Daffin's father, and they all took his advice and grew up to be business owners. It came as no surprise that Daffin himself would dream of owning his own business as well, and after a stint in the Marine Corps and many years in corporate America, he found the right opportunity to follow in his family's footsteps.
Daffin bought an Express Employment Professionals franchise, a traditional staffing firm that helps connect employees and employers according to their skill set and needs...

Link Staffing Services Welcomes New Franchisees To Its Ontario, California Location »

November 04, 2014 at 8:07AM PST | Source: Link Staffing Services

ONTARIO, CA - (Marketwired - November 04, 2014) - Link Staffing Services is proud to announce and welcome its newest Franchisees Tom and Sylvia Rivera. They have taken over responsibility for Links San Bernardino County Territory and operate the Ontario, CA office. San Bernardino County is located in southeastern California and affords robust opportunities in varied industry sectors.
Sylvia and Tom bring a wealth of management and business experience. Tom has 25-years of experience in human capital management and financial services, across key functional areas including transaction processing, B2B sales support, management of call centers and customer care, product development, and vendor contract management. Sylvia adds targeted experience in call center management, training and customer service...

New Patrice & Associates Office In North Carolina To Give Local Restaurant Scene A Boost »

November 03, 2014 at 4:07AM PST | Source: Patrice & Associates

Demand from Local Eateries Gives Rise to Management Support Business in Northern Charlotte
November 03, 2014 // Franchising.com // CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Patrice & Associates, the nation's preeminent strategic partner in the restaurant industry, announced the opening of its second franchise in North Carolina to meet the growing management needs at local restaurants and other related hospitality businesses.
Local residents Alan and Robin Bilskie, who both have years of management experience in the banking and IT industries, respectively, are turning their sights toward hospitality as they run day-to-day operations for Patrice & Associates in North Carolina. The Bilskies have a team of recruiters with over 25 years of recruiting experience who will serve businesses around Charlotte...

Express Recognized By Entrepreneur Magazine »

October 28, 2014 at 4:23AM PDT | Source: Express Employment Professionals

Oklahoma City Headquartered Franchise Named One of the "Fastest Growing Franchise Systems"
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 - Express Employment Professionals has been named to the "America's Top Global Franchise System" list for the fifth year in a row by Entrepreneur Magazine and was ranked number 71 on the publication's Franchise 500® list.
"We're proud to be consistently recognized as a leader not only in the staffing industry, but also in the franchising industry," said Bob Funk, CEO of Express and a former chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. "Being ranked 71 on the Franchise 500® list is an amazing accomplishment for our franchise network and a testament to the great team we have at our international headquarters...

PrideStaff Releases Affordable Care Act Planning And Strategy Whitepaper »

October 27, 2014 at 4:57AM PDT | Source: PrideStaff

Fresno, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 PrideStaff has released the results of its Affordable Care Act Planning and Strategy survey, designed to gauge understanding of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and benchmark corporate policy and approach to the ACA across the U.S. Conducted in July, the online survey was completed by nearly 1,100 professionals, representing a wide range of industries and company sizes.
Overall, the results show that a large portion (45.7 percent) of the business community is still unclear on the ACA and the implications it will have on their business. Many companies are still struggling with implementation as a result. In fact, over 30 percent of respondents indicate they haven't implemented or don't know what their plan is yet, and many companies (39...

New Patrice & Associates Office In Omaha To Give Local Restaurant Scene A Boost »

October 24, 2014 at 4:19AM PDT | Source: Patrice & Associates

Demand from Local Eateries Gives Rise to Management Support Business in Eastern Nebraska
October 24, 2014 // Franchising.com // Omaha, Neb. - Patrice & Associates, the nation's preeminent strategic partner in the restaurant industry, announced the opening of its second franchise in Nebraska to meet the growing management needs at local restaurants and other related hospitality businesses.
Local resident Steve Oppliger, a corporate training and multi-unit manager for an international fast casual brand, is turning his sights toward hospitality, as he runs day-to-day operations for Patrice & Associates in eastern Nebraska. Oppliger will serve businesses around Omaha, Blair, Fremont, Gretna and Plattsmouth.
"Over the years I have worked in many of the roles that local restaurant and hospitality brands seek to fill, and job candidates seek to find...

PrideStaff Expands With New Staffing And Employment Agency In Clearwater, FL »

October 23, 2014 at 10:39AM PDT | Source: PrideStaff

October 23, 2014 // Franchising.com // PrideStaff, a national staffing organization, is pleased to announce the opening of a new staffing and employment agency in Clearwater, FL. The new office will offer a full range of staffing and employment services in a variety of professional and light industrial disciplines serving the Clearwater and St. Petersburg area.
"As the Deputy Chief of Staff and White House Liaison at the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), I was able to meet with many small business owners and was envious of their courage and passion to follow the American dream," said Matt Becker, Co-Owner and Strategic-Partner of the St. Pete Clearwater PrideStaff office. "As the person responsible for recruiting and hiring political appointees at the SBA, I felt that a role in staffing was a natural fit to my background, interests, and goals, and PrideStaff provided the best platform to utilize to provide a valuable service to our community...

Hired Today, Gone Tomorrow: Recent Grads Don’t Stay In First Jobs Very Long »

October 22, 2014 at 8:37AM PDT | Source: Express Employment Professionals

77% of Express Owners Surveyed Say the Average Grad Will Leave Their Job in the First Year
OKLAHOMA CITY, (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 - Express Employment Professionals, the nation's largest franchised staffing company, today released survey findings that reveal how long recent college graduates stay in their first job after graduation.
More than three-quarters, 77 percent of franchises surveyed, said they expect a recent graduate to stay less than a year in his or her first job. Only 23 percent think the average graduate stays for more than a year.
Findings come from the 2014 edition of the "America Employed" survey of 115 Express franchises across the nation. This is the second year Express has released findings from its "America Employed" survey...



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