However, for the returning employee, this can be a difficult time. They’re tired, stressed, and getting very little sleep. They may not like the way they look, and they probably haven’t worn “real” clothes in weeks. If they’re like me, they spent the first day drive to work crying, feeling guilty, and already missing their
There are many benefits to showing appreciation. Employees who feel appreciated will be happier, more engaged, and are more likely to stay with your organization. The biggest thing with appreciation, is that it is highly motivating. And who doesn't want a motivated employee?!
As the Christmas season comes to an end and we put our "Elf on a Shelf" away in our house, I found myself wondering, "How am I going to convince my daughter to be good?" As annoying as that elf was and remembering to move it every night was nearly impossible...
Celebrity Staff recently hired five new team members, two of which I’m lucky enough to directly manage. It’s been a very busy and exciting time within our company as we continue to grow and prepare for the year ahead. These recent changes are not only exciting for us here at Celebrity Staff, but for you,
When applying for jobs, it’s easy to overlook one important area - references. Application processes are often time consuming. By the time you get to the point of entering references, you find yourself tired, overwhelmed, or annoyed and simply leave that part blank or list people without giving much thought.
The holiday season is a special time. It is a time to reflect on the previous year and be thankful for all that you have and who you are able to share it with. However, for some, the holidays can be very difficult. They can be constant reminders of daily struggles to survive. It is
Have you ever worked with a staffing company and wondered why you weren’t being called for jobs? It’s their job to find you something, right? Not entirely. Before you blame your recruiter for not finding you that perfect opportunity, stop and think. Have you reached out to them lately to see what new jobs they
Change is everywhere, whether you expect it or not. You experience change in your personal and professional life all the time, even if you don’t realize it. Change can sometimes be scary, especially when it comes as a surprise. Although you cannot always predict when change will occur, you can be prepared.
What impression are you leaving behind as you interview for a new job? Candidates often wonder, “Did I explain my resume clearly? Did the interviewer like my response to that tough question? Did I score well on those assessments?” But what many people fail to realize is that those are not
Breakups are never fun. Just like breaking up with a significant other, leaving your job can be an uncomfortable and awkward situation; one that you wish you could avoid. No matter how bad you want to get out of the “relationship”, it’s important to avoid burning any bridges and handle the process professionally.