What to Wear to a Light Industrial Interview


  You submit an updated resume, you passed the phone screen, and it’s time to make your in-person first impression. Professionalism depends on presenting your best self, and half of that comes from your appearance. Not only do you want to show you know what to wear, but you’ll also feel confident dressing the part. […]

Saving Tips for Beginners: How to Get it Right When Joining the Workforce


  Are you new to budgeting, but looking to make the most out of your paycheck? Beginning in the workforce can be challenging, as you review taxes paid and revenue earned. Davis Staffing, a top temporary staffing firm based in Chicago, will talk you through the best saving tips for those just starting out. Pay […]

Rethink the Resume: How Else To Evaluate Candidates


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The resume is tried and true – but is it the best method of assessment? You’ve likely interviewed plenty of candidates, screened dozens of resumes, and you’re used to the traditional resume > interview > offer pipeline. But what if there’s a more effective way? We’re here to get you thinking about your traditional hiring […]

How to Get Your Resume Ready for a Career Change


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Getting ready for a career change? Your resume should be ready, too. When you’re looking to make a transition, big or small, you can’t expect it to happen on its own. Your job is to convince an employer that you have what it takes to succeed in a new setting. Here’s how. Transferable Skills Let’s […]

Leadership vs. Management: What’s the Difference?


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What do you think of when you hear leadership? And management? While the terms “leadership” and “management” may conjure the same images and thoughts in your mind, there are some big differences between these two in practice. This article goes into the contrast between leadership and management. Implementing a Vision Leaders don’t just think about […]

Top Safety Tips for Every Machine Operator


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When you work with heavy machinery, safety comes first. You know that working with this equipment is not nearly as simple as it may seem, and it’s your responsibility to operate these machines to the best of your ability. Consider these safety tips as a machine operator. Professionals Only Make sure, above all else, that […]

The Key to Better Hiring is Better Listening: What to Gather in the Interview


You’ve got a new hire, you provide a thorough orientation, and it’s off to the job site. Then, just one week later, you hear rumors about poor performance. A few more days pass, and your employees are complaining about the new recruit. You’ve invested so much time and energy in this candidate, and they’re not […]

Are You Sabotaging Your Own Job Search? Avoid These 3 Things


  Most job seekers can identify with the feeling of filling out dozens of applications and trying to connect with employers with no luck. Shipping your resume off, again and again, can make you less likely to be intentional with your job search. If you’re still looking for the right position and can’t get a […]

How to Move Up the Ladder in the Manufacturing Industry This Year


Your career journey in the manufacturing industry isn’t always a straight line – don’t be afraid to make different moves, especially if you aren’t currently employed. Here are the top steps for finding growth in your manufacturing career this year.   Education Higher education is a great way to guarantee career elevation in the manufacturing […]

2020 Lessons To Learn From to Make 2021 Successful


2020: A year unlike any other. Managing a sudden transition to remote work, or trying to keep your essential employees’ safe while on the job, has been a critical shift for even the most successful leaders across the country. If you’ve been able to retain your staff and stay productive, you’re incredibly lucky. If you […]