The Importance of Company Culture and How it Motivates Your Employees

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Plenty of studies – and countless real-world examples – have demonstrated that company culture is vital when it comes to attracting, retaining, and satisfying employees. When your company culture is positive, it makes for happy, motivated employees. When it’s not, employees start to look for work elsewhere. It’s that simple.   Here’s how a positive company… Read More »

Ascend Staffing Acquires Star 1 Personnel

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Ascend Staffing is pleased to announce the acquisition of Star 1 Personnel. With this acquisition, Star 1 Personnel had 2 locations in Nevada, 1 location in Illinois, 1 location in Texas, 1 location in Georgia, and 1 in South Carolina.… Read More »

Ghosted During Your Job Search? Here’s What to Do

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You work hard to search for your dream job. To date, you have been in touch with many job recruiters. However, there can be times when you are ghosted during your job search. If a recruiter ghosts you, try not to panic. Here are four things you can do to respond appropriately and get your… Read More »

5 Behavioral Questions to Ask During Your Next Interview

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A behavioral job interview can help you identify the ideal candidate to join your company. During the interview, you can ask behavioral questions. The candidate can respond to them, which can help you see how this individual can handle a role. Plus, the candidate’s responses can provide insights into their personality and demeanor. As such,… Read More »

How to Research Companies While Searching for Jobs

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You want a great job at a great company. At this point, you need to research companies and search for jobs at the same time. This can be tricky, but there are several things you can do to make the most of your job search. 3 Tips to Research Companies and Search for Jobs 1.… Read More »

Ascend Staffing to Host Money Management Webinar

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Ascend Staffing is happy to present a Money Management webinar. Hosted by Skyler Fleming. The host of the personal-finance podcast Money Talk with Skyler Fleming. RSVP Money Management Webinar – Live at 3:30 pm MDT  Our Purpose Our purpose is to partner with employees, clients, and the community to create opportunities for growth and… Read More »

3 Reasons to Encourage Employees to Take PTO

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Your employees have earned paid time off — and they deserve to use it. In fact, your company can encourage its employees to take PTO. And you may reap the benefits of doing so long into the future. Why Should You Encourage Your Employees to Take PTO? 1. You Can Help Your Employees Take Care… Read More »

How to Work with Co-Workers You Disagree With

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You work hard to maintain positive relationships with your co-workers. However, there can be times when you are forced to deal with co-workers who disagree with you. In these instances, it can be tough to stay on task. Even worse, you and your co-workers can fall behind. In this instance, workplace productivity can suffer. When… Read More »

7 Important Topics to Include in Your Employee Safety Training

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You want your employee safety training to hit the mark with your entire workforce. To achieve your goal, you need to plan accordingly. Ultimately, you need to develop an employee safety training program that focuses on the right topics. Now, let’s look at seven key topics to include in your training program. 1. Workplace Ergonomics… Read More »

Everything to Know About Short-Term Disability

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Short-term disability is an important consideration for workers. If you receive this voluntary insurance, you can receive a portion of your pay if you miss work due to a job-related medical issue. This ensures you can get money while you take time off to recover. Questions persist about short-term disability, how it works, and how… Read More »