Format Your Resume the Right Way

Format Your Resume the Right Way 1

You can format your resume in many ways. Regardless, you need to choose a formatting option that works best for you. Typically, the best way to format your resume depends on the job you want to land and other factors. Yet, if you understand the ins and out of different resume formats, you can select… Read More »

Use AI and Technology to Improve Your Hiring Process

Use AI and Technology to Improve Your Hiring Process 2

Artificial intelligence and other technologies are changing the way businesses operate. State-of-the-art tech helps companies to become faster, more productive, and more efficient than ever before. Plus, AI and myriad tech empower companies to improve their hiring processes. There are several ways that you can use AI and other tech to enhance your hiring process,… Read More »

How to Put in Your Notice Without Burning Bridges

How to Put in Your Notice Without Burning Bridges 3

You have accepted a new job and are excited about the opportunity. Yet, you still need to put in your notice with your current employer. And doing so can be a stressful and exhausting experience. It pays to plan ahead for how you’ll put in your notice. That way, you can notify your present employer… Read More »

8 Tips to Adapt to Today’s Job Market

8 Tips to Adapt to Today's Job Market 4

Your business wants top talent, regardless of the job market. However, the “Great Resignation” is underway. And today’s job seekers demand more from businesses than ever before. Ultimately, your company must do everything in its power to adapt to today’s job market. Otherwise, your business risks falling behind the competition. It also puts itself in… Read More »

New Location: Ascend Staffing DeSoto

Ascend Staffing will be opening a new branch in DeSoto, Texas. A suburb of Dallas, this will mark our second office in the city, third in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, and sixth overall in the great state of Texas. One of the oldest cities in North Texas, DeSoto has grown tremendously since its founding.… Read More »

How Your Body Clock Can Work For or Against You

How Your Body Clock Can Work For or Against You 5

We are not a nocturnal species, no matter how hard we try. People are biologically programmed to sleep when it’s dark outside and be active during daylight hours. This is called the circadian rhythm, or your body clock. Work schedules do not always align with the body clock, for example working at night or having… Read More »

Has it ever occurred to you that your work clothes may cause you to be injured?

Has it ever occurred to you that your work clothes may cause you to be injured? 6

The fact is that the work clothes you wear to the job can affect your safety. A simple example is the length of your pants. If they are too long, you can easily catch your heel in them coming down a ladder or trip yourself while backing up or see them while going downstairs. Although… Read More »

How to Find Top Pickers and Packers

How to Find Top Pickers and Packers

Your warehouse or distribution center needs top pickers and packers — and you need to plan accordingly. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to identify quality pickers and packers. Plus, you can do your part to keep these workers happy now and in the future. Here are five tips to help you identify… Read More »

New Location: Ascend Staffing Huntsville

Ascend Staffing is pleased to announce we will be opening a new office in Huntsville, Alabama. This marks our second branch in the state after previously establishing an office in Demopolis. Huntsville is a high-tech city brimming with culture and history dating back several centuries. In more recent times, the city is well known for… Read More »

Executive Assistant vs. Administrative Assistant: What’s the Difference?

Executive Assistant vs. Administrative Assistant: What's the Difference?

You may find executive assistant and administrative assistant job openings in many cities and towns across the United States. At first glance, executive and administrative assistant roles may seem similar. But, on close examination, there are notable differences between the two. Now, let’s look at executive assistant and administrative assistant jobs and the duties associated… Read More »