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MEET THE TEAM: Resource Specialist Kelly Hinch

“Meet the Team” introduces you to the Leddy Group resource specialists who work tirelessly to find the right candidate for the right job. What do you do at Leddy Group? On a day-to-day basis, I source candidates, schedule interviews with clients, assist with interviews, and conduct orientations as needed. My main focus, though, is matching candidates with [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Articles, Career Essentials, Leadership|

MEET THE TEAM: Resource Specialist Laura Brunson

“Meet the Team” introduces you to the Leddy Group resource specialists who work tirelessly to find the right candidate for the right job.  What is your title and role? My title is Resource Specialist, and my role is to provide staffing services for front office, professional, and administrative positions. I also handle most of the [...]

By | October 21st, 2016|Articles, Career Essentials, Leadership|

Ten Tools Millennials Use in a Job Search

A recent Gallup study revealed that 60% of millennials say they would be open to exploring a different job opportunity, and only 50% of millennials cite job satisfaction with their current position. Know what this means? The majority of millennials are always on the lookout for a new job and use their innate technology skills [...]

By | August 29th, 2016|Articles for Job Seekers, Blog, Career Essentials, Tips & Ideas|

Tips for Boosting Employee Morale

Your company recently merged with another and several people were laid off as a result. A top-performing sales manager has a bad habit of degrading his employees. A downshift in business is forcing you to eliminate some of your employee perks. Whatever the reason, morale is low at your organization and employees are pouring out the door [...]

By | August 3rd, 2016|Career Essentials|

What Does the Ideal Boss Look Like?

A typical holiday wish list might include peace on Earth, a new pair of slippers, or a gift certificate to a favorite restaurant. For some, a new career could top a person’s list simply because their current boss just isn’t cutting it. A crucial exercise before starting the interview process is to list the attributes [...]

By | December 29th, 2015|Career Essentials|

Dress for the Blue Collar Job Interview

Leddy Group recruits for job openings in several different industries, one of which is light industrial. A significant number of our candidates are placed in positions like forklift operator, janitorial, machine operator, HVAC mechanic, or picker/packer—also known as “blue collar” jobs. Dressing for a blue collar job interview doesn’t have to add a layer of [...]

By | November 12th, 2015|Career Essentials|

Quitting your job? Do it Right!

The hard work you put into your job search paid off; you received an offer, which you happily accepted with a resounding, “Yes!” Before you say goodbye to your existing job, though, take the time to properly prepare for your exit. Here are ten important points to remember as you gracefully transition from a “current” [...]

By | October 2nd, 2015|Career Essentials|