Author: mark@masisstaffing.com

It’s a time-honored tradition: January first has arrived, and the self-improvement projects have begun.  The options are endless.  Exercise more, lose weight, commit to financial planning, read a book a month; the lists go on and on. While individual New Year’s resolutions have a mixed track...

In today’s job market, many companies are experiencing difficulty in finding and hiring individuals who are qualified and well-suited for open positions. While the degree of such difficulty obviously varies by industry, it’s fair to say that every business at some time will experience a challenging recruiting...

Well, it’s that time of year again! The holidays are just around the corner and businesses everywhere are ramping up to be ready for spikes in consumer spending. For individuals in the job market, this means that now is a great time for seeking seasonal employment—that is, temporary...

The most important thing to remember as you're preparing for a job interview can be succinctly stated: You never get a second chance to make a first impression. When you meet an interviewer—regardless of whether it's (let’s say) in-person at the prospective employer or virtually with a third-party...

There are many “givens” when being interviewed for employment—including everything from being on time to doing your background research on the company, dressing appropriately and staying positive. In addition, however, there are several personality traits that can help you stand apart from other job candidates. Confidence Always remember: You’ve...