Select Staff Acquired By Hire Dynamics to Fuel Growth In Texas

  Combined resources bring new opportunities to employers and talent across the state. DALLAS – October 7, 2021 – Select Staff, founded in 1981 with a “people first” work ethic that fueled its growth across Texas, was acquired by Hire Dynamics, a leading commercial staffing company headquartered in Atlanta. The move strengthens and expands the… Read More »

Rethinking Your Job Search Strategy for 2022

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Believe it or not, 2022 is just a few short months away. As the new year approaches, many of us start thinking about our resolutions, both personal and professional, to make 2022 the best year it can be. According to LinkedIn, 85% of job seekers are open to looking for new job opportunities – if… Read More »

Common Myths About the Skilled Trades

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The skilled trades are some of the most essential and in-demand sectors across the United States. However, they are facing an unprecedented labor shortage, one that is threatening to have a significant negative impact on multiple facets of everyday life, such as infrastructure maintenance, construction projects, home repairs and more. According to recent figures, some… Read More »

How to Improve Your Pick and Pack Warehouse Processes

The warehouse industry is continuing its monumental climb. As of month’s end in July, there was an all-time high of 1.44 million workers in the warehouse and storage space in the United States. As the industry continues to swell, so does the need for pick and pack warehouse operations to be running as smoothly and… Read More »

Why Workplace Engagement Is So Important

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Having an engaged workforce is absolutely critical in today’s competitive professional landscape. When employees feel passionate about their jobs, feel comfortable in their workplace environment and feel aligned with a company’s goals and mission, great things can happen. Recent figures have found that 71% of organizations believe that employee engagement is critical to their success –… Read More »

How to Get Younger Generations Excited About a Career in Skilled Trades

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The skilled trades are one of the backbone sectors of the United States. Just like any field, it is important to attract younger generations to the industry, but skilled trades seem to be facing more challenges than most when it comes to securing new talent. A growing labor shortage means the skilled trades industry is… Read More »

The Most In-Demand Skilled Trades Positions

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Over the past several years, the demand for skilled trades talent has not been met by an ample supply of workers entering the various sectors. In conjunction with a large volume of baby boomers retiring from the trades, a significant labor shortage in most of the skilled trades has formed.   To combat this concerning… Read More »

Starting a Career in Logistics? Employers Want These Skills

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Logistics work has become an incredibly lucrative and in-demand profession. According to recent figures, there is a growing labor shortage in the logistics industry caused by a mass exodus of workers leaving the field. In other words, there has never been a higher demand for logistics talent. The upswing in ecommerce and warehousing activity is… Read More »

Why Onboarding is More Important Now Than Ever

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When it comes to building your dream team, employers need to take care at every step of the hiring process to ensure each critical box is being checked – and the first box is onboarding.   We believe that onboarding is one of the most important times in a new hire’s journey. At Select Staff,… Read More »

How to Reduce Burnout Among Your Warehouse Staff

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When busy periods arise at work, the potential for employee stress can go through the roof. Industries such as warehousing and manufacturing have seen those busy stretches escalate even further over the past year, as a result of increased implementation of ecommerce. When these hectic times occur, it is important to make sure your staff… Read More »