Sep 29, 2015
Personal spending rose 0.4% in August from a month earlier, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. Spending, not adjusted for inflation, also rose 0.4% in July. Personal income increased 0.3% in August. Meanwhile, hiring was strong, unemployment fell, and wages increased. Make sure to send us your resume at email@example.com
Sep 28, 2015
National Staffing Employee Week, Sept. 28–Oct. 4, 2015 National Staffing Employee Week celebrates the contributions of the millions of individuals employed by U.S. staffing firms each week. During this special week, staffing firms from across the nation host special events honoring their greatest asset: their temporary and contract employees. www.egs-partners.com
Sep 24, 2015
The number of people applying for unemployment benefits in the week ended Sept. 19 rose by 3,000 to 267,000, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, indicating a healthy labor market. Are you seeking new employment? Send your resume to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and visit us at www.egs-partners.com
Sep 23, 2015
DID YOU KNOW? There are certain topics employers should do their best to avoid when recruiting and interviewing potential new employees, because they could either directly or indirectly reveal a protected status. Such topics include marital status, maiden name, spouse's name, spouse's work, sexual orientation, age or date of birth, sex (unless a bona fide occupational qualification [BFOQ]), height or weight (unless a BFOQ), race or color, color of eyes or color of hair, national origin or heritage, citizenship (though employers are allowed to ask if an individual is legally permitted to work in the U.S.), number or age of children, public assistance information, physical or mental disabilities, emergency contacts, dates of education, religion or creed (including associations or memberships), and union membership or sentiments. WE KNOW AT EGS-Partners.com
Sep 22, 2015
A new report from the careers website Glassdoor lists the 20 jobs that have seen the highest pay increases during the past year, with numerous technology and finance-related jobs making the list. "We see a wide range of job titles among the top 20, but what stands out is the large number of tech jobs that are in demand, not only by tech companies but employers in finance, health care, government, retail and other sectors," says Andrew Chamberlain, chief economist of Glassdoor. EGS has TOP IT Recruiters...call Sherry or Cathy today! 866-730-6800 or visit us at www.egs-partners.com
Sep 16, 2015
Successful staffing and recruiting professionals rely on their networks to build partnerships, learn from peers, and locate prospects. Please continue to follow us and feel free to forward our information to those looking for the right fit in their career! Visit our new website at www.egs-partners.com
Sep 15, 2015
U.S. staffing companies employed an average of 3.24 million temporary and contract workers per week in the second quarter of 2015, up 2.9% from the same period in 2014, according to data released today by the American Staffing Association. Although the April through June period marks 22 consecutive quarters of year-to-year staffing employment additions, temporary and contract job growth moderated in the second quarter.
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