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Employee Quits On the Rise in Southeastern Pennsylvania

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Oct 18, 2016 9:40:00 AM

Acccording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employee quits climbed in August while hiring and new job requisitions remained elevated. This is the second highest number of quits since the recession. There were 2.98 million workers who voluntarily left their job in August, which is believed to be due to employee confidence. Economists also believe this is a sign of optimism mixed with growth in consumer spending. Employees feel like they have plenty of job options now that companies are in a hiring frenzy. 

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Topics: News, Hiring, Land That Job, Best Practices for Employers, Quitting, Greater Philadelphia Employers

Try before you hire can ease corporate culture woes

Posted by Lisa McCallion on Feb 4, 2016 1:43:32 PM

Hiring is always a challenge! You are looking for the perfect skill set, the right personality fit and of course trying to figure out if they are a good fit with your corporate culture. It is extremely difficult to try and determine these factors during an interview. One tried and true method that has been around for decades is using a temp to hire strategy. Our customers have been very successful using this method for over 30 years!

  • How do we know if a new hire will fit our corporate culture?
  • How do we start this trial period?
  • How does a company achieve success with this process?
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Light Industrial Staffing

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Aug 27, 2015 12:43:00 PM

All hiring is tough, especially for Light Industrial and Skilled Labor positions. There is a large skills gap in the current market and candidates are extremely difficult to find.  A staffing agency, like McCallion Staffing Specialists, can assist you with identifying Light Industrial candidates while reducing the overall turnaround time for the hiring process.  Three main reasons to use an agency for Light Industrial Staffing include:

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Topics: News

Rising Drug Use Within the Workplace

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Aug 26, 2015 9:38:00 AM

The Drug Testing Index, published by Quest Diagnostics, is a report published annually regarding the rate of drug usage, revealed by positive drug test results, within the workplace. The results are based on ten million drug test results. Some major findings include:

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Topics: News, Employment Law, Best Practices for Employers, Drug Tests

Top Warehouse Jobs in Montgomery County

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Aug 18, 2015 12:51:00 PM

All hiring is tough, especially for Light Industrial and Skilled Labor positions. There is a large skills gap in the current market and candidates are extremely difficult to find.  A staffing agency, like McCallion Staffing Specialists, can assist you with identifying Light Industrial candidates while reducing the overall turnaround time for the hiring process.  Three main reasons to use an agency for Light Industrial Staffing include:

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Best Temporary Services in Montgomery County, PA

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Aug 6, 2015 3:26:29 PM

McCallion Staffing Specialists was created in 1979 and is a three-generation, family-owned business whose owners are actively involved in the day-to-day operations. We have successfully supplied companies with their “people” needs in the Greater Philadelphia Area, including Montgomery, Bucks, Berks and Chester County, as well as the Lehigh Valley. We are also a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and Certified Small Business.

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3 Reasons to Use An Agency for Light Industrial Staffing

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Jul 27, 2015 3:57:00 PM

All hiring is tough, especially for Light Industrial and Skilled Labor positions. There is a large skills gap in the current market and candidates are extremely difficult to find.  A staffing agency, like McCallion Staffing Specialists, can assist you with identifying Light Industrial candidates while reducing the overall turnaround time for the hiring process.  Three main reasons to use an agency for Light Industrial Staffing include:

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Topics: News

Looking to Partner With a Staffing Agency in PA?

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Jul 20, 2015 10:49:00 AM

Companies set hiring goals to be more productive, more profitable and to better compete with similar organizations. Many managers have learned the hard way that when a company falls short of hiring goals, it can stifle growth, pummel profits and interfere with the ability to give premium customer service.

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Topics: News, Hiring

Positive Drug Tests on the Rise

Posted by Kelli McCallion on Jul 9, 2015 12:58:06 PM

The Drug Testing Index, published by Quest Diagnostics, is a report published annually regarding the rate of drug usage, revealed by positive drug test results, within the workplace. The results are based on ten million drug test results.  Some major findings include:

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Topics: News, Employment Law, Best Practices for Employers, Drug Tests

Achieve Hiring Goals with McCallion Staffing Specialists

Posted by Rhiannon Hedrick on May 27, 2015 12:13:00 PM

Companies set hiring goals to be more productive, more profitable and to better compete with similar organizations. Many managers have learned the hard way that when a company falls short of hiring goals, it can stifle growth, pummel profits and interfere with the ability to give premium customer service.

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Topics: News, Hiring, Reduce Hiring Costs

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