5 Benefits of Companies Working with a Staffing Agency

It can be difficult for companies to find qualified people. All too often, the person they hire does not meet their needs sufficiently. This exercise in futility wastes time, money and productivity. It’s no surprise that a growing number of businesses are turning to staffing agencies to fill their hiring needs. These agencies have the… Read More »

5 Ways to Increase Productivity without Experiencing Burnout

Everyone, from the newest entry-level employee to the CEO of the company, wants to be more productive. But it isn’t always as easy as it sounds. An all-out effort to get more things accomplished can leave you drained and turn you into a candidate for burnout. It’s important to make intelligent choices about how you… Read More »

4 Reasons Why You Should Use a Staffing Firm in Your Job Search

Finding your next job is probably not something you should be tackling on your own. The job-search process can be exhausting and frustrating. Rejections can eat at your self-confidence and your self-image. After a few months of searching, it can feel as if there are simply no jobs out there for you. An experienced staffing… Read More »

7 Skills You Need to Be a Forklift Operator

The best forklift operators make the job look easy because they have developed the skills necessary to do the job efficiently and safely. Training can help you acquire the skills; experience will make you more competent as time goes on. Here is a detailed look at some of the particular skills that are required to… Read More »

Our Brownsville Office: Sweet 16 and Still Going Strong

It’s hard to believe, but the Brownsville Branch became a part of Select Staff, the premier staffing service in the Rio Grande Valley, way back in 2003. In those sixteen years, we have become the primary source for light industrial, clerical and administrative positions throughout an area that includes: Brownsville Los Fresnos Rancho Viejo Olmito… Read More »

4 Tips for Keeping Your Warehouse Employees Safe

With the recent rise in e-commerce, the demand for warehouses has risen proportionately. As these units for inventory get busier, the pressure to move material quickly increases. And whenever work speeds up, the chance of accidents and injuries goes up also. Although companies are turning to robots for more of their warehouse tasks, there will… Read More »

6 Ways Recruiters Can Help You Prepare for an Interview

It’s one of the most important presentations you’ll ever make. It’s called a job interview, and how well you present yourself can have ramifications that extend far into your future. Companies are looking to hire candidates who are professional, but too many people go into the interview woefully underprepared and don’t make the right impression.… Read More »

Select Staff’s Arlington Office is Going Strong in its 2nd Year

In 2017, Select Staff began meeting the needs of clients in the Dallas-Fort Worth region by opening an office in Arlington. Using the same methods that had been developed and perfected by the organization for more than 30 years, our Arlington branch quickly started assisting companies in finding the people they needed to remain competitive.… Read More »

5 Soft Skills That Will Help You Advance Your Career

Education, credentials, and technical skills are critical to both finding a job and advancing in your career. Companies want to know you can take on the responsibilities of the job and meet their needs. Degrees tell them you have been trained for a career, but it takes more than technical skills to maximize your value… Read More »

Ways a Slow Hiring Process Can Damage Your Company

Do you want to get better results from your hiring efforts? You might not realize it, but speeding up your company’s hiring process could be the answer. When you stop and think about it, it stands to reason that dragging your feet on making a hiring decision could mean the top candidates have taken other… Read More »