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Seven Tips for Transitioning from Manufacturing into an Administrative Career

For one reason or another, you’ve decided you’re ready for a career move out of manufacturing and into an administrative role. Maybe the shift work is getting to you or there’s little opportunity for movement or you just simply want to try something new. While changing careers is always possible, don’t let the roadblocks you [...]

2017-12-08T09:48:59+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Articles, Articles for Job Seekers, Blog, Tips & Ideas|

10 Reasons to Consider a Career in Manufacturing

October is National Manufacturing Month, an opportunity for those in the industry to celebrate modern manufacturing in the United States. Manufacturing has always been an important part of our country’s economic landscape, and as a firm dedicated to staffing in light industrial and manufacturing industries, we can attest that manufacturing is not only alive and [...]

2017-10-03T16:44:18+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Articles for Job Seekers, Blog, Career Essentials|

Leddy Group Dover Press Release

Leddy Group Answers the Call for Skilled Industrial and Manufacturing Candidates Dedicated Team Provides Valuable Resource to New Hampshire Clients   Leddy Group Dover office location   DOVER, N.H., August 9, 2017—Leddy Group, a full-service staffing and recruiting agency specializing in skilled manufacturing, industrial, accounting, and administrative opportunities, has shifted the focus of [...]

2017-08-09T11:16:44+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Articles, Blog, News & Events|

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 [...]

2017-02-27T10:22:26+00:00 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 [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:21+00:00 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 [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:22+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Articles for Job Seekers, Blog, Career Essentials, Tips & Ideas|

Volunteer Your Way Toward a New Career

Volunteer work can be extremely rewarding, from improving one’s health to offering a sense of purpose. Did you also know that volunteering can help your job search? According to a report by the Corporation for National & Community Service, volunteers have a 27 percent higher likelihood of finding a job after being out of work [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:23+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Articles for Job Seekers|

HOW TO RESEARCH A POTENTIAL EMPLOYER

You often hear that researching a company you are interviewing with is a big part of preparing for an interview. You might think to yourself, “I already know the company; it’s been in my backyard forever.” Or you may go onto the company’s website, read the “About Us” page, and call it a day. Don’t [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:23+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|Articles for Job Seekers|

Interpreting Interview Body Language

  You walked out of the interview confident that the job was yours for the taking. You felt like you did everything right: your resume was flawless, you were impeccably dressed, you answered every question with ease, and your breath smelled just as minty fresh when you walked out of the interview as it did [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:24+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Articles for Job Seekers|

FAQ: How Do I Move from Temp to Hired?

Question: I was just placed into a position that is “temp-to-hire.” What can I do to ensure I get hired? Answer: We hear this question quite often from those we place into “supplemental-to-direct” positions (our terminology for “temp-to-hire”). Career resource specialists here at Leddy Group offer the following words of advice on how to get [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:33+00:00 February 8th, 2016|Articles for Job Seekers|