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The Staffers Blog is where you’ll find timely news and updates. It’s just one more way we support your business, your career and your goals.

There are so many benefits to volunteering: supporting an important cause; giving to those in need; a sense of accomplishment; gaining perspective; and the list goes on. But did you also know that your volunteer efforts can help you as you’re searching for new jobs in Jackson? Here are five ways how: Expands your network…. Read more »

When applying for jobs, the resume is one of the first pieces of information your staffing firm or future employer will receive about you, so it is very important that your resume showcase your skills and previous work experience. Your resume will help your staffing recruiter place you in a position that will fit your… Read more »

As one of Jackson’s leading staffing agencies, Staffers knows that when you’re looking to hire, you need to go well beyond a candidate’s technical skills and dig into their soft skills as well. After all, the very best candidates have a solid mix of hard and soft skills, allowing them to succeed and add value… Read more »

As one of Jackson, Mississippi’s leading staffing agencies, Staffers knows staying competitive in the war for talent means you need to know what potential employees want – so you can attract the best. How do you stack up compared with other employers? Here’s a look at what high quality candidates are searching for when evaluating… Read more »

A Temp job gives you the opportunity to explore different career paths while also having a flexible schedule. For the employers, hiring employees temporarily creates an extended interview or audition for the potential employee, so being a temporary employee is a great way to showcase your skill set and the ways you are valuable to… Read more »

Partnering with a Jackson staffing firm can be a great benefit to your job search. Whether you work in administration, IT or another field entirely, staffing firms can give you access to a variety of rewarding opportunities – oftentimes not advertised on job boards. In fact, more than 90 percent of U.S. companies use staffing… Read more »

Time management can be tricky when the office is full of distractions that can get in the way of your productivity, which can subsequently make for a stressful workday. Here are a few simple tips that will help you to maximize your time and add more productive energy to your workday! Don’t check your e-mail… Read more »

As one of the leading staffing agencies in Jackson, Staffers knows the success of your company depends on the quality of your employees. From the corner office to the mailroom, you need hard working, skilled and knowledgeable people you can count on. And yet, finding and hiring top talent can be a challenge. How can… Read more »

For staffing firms, one great way to find top talent is through social media platforms. According to Social Talent, “In the first 10 years of their career, 86% of people are likely to use social media in the job search, making social media a crucial channel to support your recruiting efforts.” Here are a few… Read more »

Summer is just around the corner. How do you plan to keep your staff on track throughout the season? If you’re not sure, here are seven outside-the-box strategies for keeping employees engaged and productive: Kick your employees out (side). As one of Jackson’s top staffing agencies, Staffers knows summer provides the perfect opportunity to mix… Read more »