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Hiring and Retaining Employees During a Pandemic

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With state orders constantly changing, and a fear of a potential “second wave”, the future is still so uncertain. Every company will continue to make their own business decisions as time goes on, but the safety and well-being of employees should always remain top of mind. To prepare for the weeks and months ahead, it’s…

Looking to Change Your Career Path?

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Need a career change? Whether you have been struggling to find a new job in your specific industry, or you’ve simply decided that you want to find a career path that is a better fit, you need to prepare for the challenge.  Here are some quick tips to help you get ready for this big…

Beware! Work From Home Job Scams

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Before COVID-19, remote work was already incredibly popular, and the majority of workers craved the option to work from home. And now that so many companies had no choice but to direct their staff to work from home due to state mandated pause orders, some of those businesses are making the decision to never go…

Need Immediate Help? Utilize Temporary Workers

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While we continue the re-opening of our region, there is still a lot of uncertainty. None of us can predict the future, and some businesses still aren’t comfortable hiring employees to their staff on a direct hire basis without knowing for sure how re-opening will impact our area. To avoid the long-term commitment, utilize our…

Starting a New Job Remotely: COVID-19 Edition

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Have you always dreamed of working from home? Although working remote definitely has its perks, many workers have now realized that there’s a lot more to it than just lounging in sweatpants with your dog. Starting a new job in general can be scary and a huge life adjustment. However, the first day in a…

Strategic Questions to Ask an Interviewer

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“Do you have any questions for me?” The pressure is on! This can be one of the most intimidating questions asked in an interview if you aren’t prepared. However, it’s essential that you deliver appropriately. It’s always suggested that you ask something. Any question is better than no question, but if prepared wisely, the questions…

Hire the Non-Traditional Candidate

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New year, same shortage of talent. If you’re still struggling to find that perfect candidate, or any candidates at all, it may benefit you to reconsider the candidates you quickly put in the ‘no’ pile once before. Some of the best candidates for your open position may not have the traditional career and educational track…

Is the one-page résumé a thing of the past?

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Is the one-page résumé a thing of the past? Yes and no. Let’s break down this question into two. Is it okay if a résumé is only one page? Yes. Does a résumé have to fit onto one page? No! This one-page “rule” comes from a time when résumés were faxed to an employer or…

Welcome Kathy Cornish!

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Kathy Cornish, Staffing Manager Key Resource Group is excited to announce the newest member of our team, Kathy. Kathy Cornish joins the KRG team with over 12 years of HR and recruiting experience. She has experience recruiting for all levels within the manufacturing arena, and builds lasting professional relationships wherever she goes. As a SHRM…

Showcase your Soft Skills in 2020

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Soft skills are the keys to professional relationships and future success. If you got them, flaunt them! Here’s why these kinds of skills should be acknowledged. Your soft skills will get you promoted. Companies are finally realizing the value of soft skills in the workplace and how these traits benefit their organization as a whole….