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One of the biggest benefits of getting a temporary position throughout the holiday season is earning extra cash right when you need it. Even if you save your pennies in the run-up to the holiday season, it can be a cash-strapped time of year for plenty of us, especially so this year given the rate… Read more »

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Manufacturing in the US continues to thrive, but with that success comes the challenge of hiring in order to meet demand. In a recent survey by Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute, 89 percent of executives in manufacturing said there is a talent shortage. Exacerbating this challenge is the fact that manufacturers can’t just hire anyone… Read more »

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Like the rest of the country, Missouri is currently in a historically tight labor market. While the tight market is great for job seekers and workers looking to get more out of their current employers, the market is an unprecedented challenge for employers – especially those in Eastern Missouri. Fortunately, staffing agencies in Pacific, Mo.,… Read more »

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Many companies are finding that they can handle the myriad challenges of today’s labor market with a comprehensive contract workforce. This kind of workforce solution comes with its own administrative challenges, but these can be addressed with a vendor-on-premise program. When it comes to handling warehousing, distribution or light industrial staffing — a workforce in… Read more »

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Although manufacturing was an industry filled with opportunity before 2020, the pandemic and its impact on the labor markets have made manufacturing careers even more attractive. Many employers are struggling to maintain adequate staffing levels. As a result, manufacturing professionals have an opportunity to command good pay and benefits. They also have more job options… Read more »

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We’re getting this question a lot from our candidate clients lately: “So just how do temp agencies work, and is temporary work right for me?”   We’re going to provide clarification on that topic in this post. In fact, we’re going to cover multiple topics surrounding temporary work positions, including:   What is a Temp… Read more »

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How Can I Deal with the Current Labor Shortage in this Candidate-Friendly Job Market?   We’ve been getting that question a lot from our clients lately. But is there really a shortage in the manufacturing industry? You bet there is. Here’s what the experts over at Yahoo Finance had to say in a recent article: … Read more »

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Are you looking for a fulfilling career with great pay, benefits, and opportunity for advancement?   The light industrial sector might be just right for you. But what exactly is light industrial work? We turned to the pundits over at Wikipedia for a great definition:  Light industry are industries that usually are less capital-intensive than… Read more »

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If you’re currently working in a manufacturing or light industrial job or are considering a career in the field, it’s helpful to know your career advancement options. While the manufacturing sector shows showing little overall growth, the industry remains steady, with plenty of opportunities to advance your manufacturing career. One of the primary factors for… Read more »

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Wondering if a machine operator job is for you? This article might help you decide. You’ll learn more about what machine operator jobs are like, the qualifications you need, and how you can find the ideal machine operator position. Machine Operators are in demand throughout the country, especially where manufacturers are located. You can work… Read more »