Category: Career Essentials

Computer Skills in Manufacturing: The Who, What, Where, Why, and How

It is an exciting time in manufacturing right now. Job opportunities have been steadily on the rise in the U.S. and the market has never been better for entering the manufacturing industry. While the skills necessary to work in manufacturing vary by function, one thing is for certain: As manufacturing facilities become more automated, the […]

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Cupid’s Guide to Office Romance

In honor of St. Valentine’s Day, let’s talk office romance. According to a 2018 Harris Poll of full-time workers across the United States, 36 percent report dating a co-worker. Translation: Cupid’s got a lot of arrows whizzing around the workplace! We at Wilson Employment Networks certainly don’t promote office romance. Between us, we think it’s […]

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Wilson Employment Networks Presents: Top 5 New-Job Resolutions for the New Year

If your New Year’s Resolution is more like a New-Job Resolution, you’re in good company. Many people see the beginning of the year as a potential fresh start for their professional lives, choosing to downplay or forgo personal promises, like exercising more and eating less, which aren’t all that fun anyway. Wilson Employment Networks has […]

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Healthy Habits Around the Holidays

As we head into the home stretch of the holiday season, eating healthy tends to take a backburner to everything else. So many temptations lurk around every corner and we find ourselves with little time to finish all the shopping and wrapping, never mind the spare time to make healthy meals. We can say, “It’s […]

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Holiday Office Party Do’s and Don’ts

Holiday office parties are an annual opportunity to join together with colleagues to revel in common bonds and shared achievements. For some, these festive events are an easy excuse to loosen up. To make sure you don’t loosen up too much—and jeopardize your employment—Wilson Employment Networks put together this list of do’s and don’ts for your holiday […]

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Five Important Things Recruiters Want You to Know

Our Resource Specialists meet new candidates every day, some of whom have used a staffing agency in the past and some of whom haven’t. Each of our candidates go through Leddy Group’s unique process, which we spell out on our website, before we present them for opportunities. What we don’t spell out are five important […]

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7 Ways to Stay Awake at Work Without Coffee

For many of us, the work day doesn’t begin until we’ve had that first cup of coffee—and it might not continue without a few more cups before (and sometimes after) lunch.   Depending on the results of the latest study, coffee may or may not be good for you. Even if you’re a committed coffee […]

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5 Exciting Alternatives to Traditional Work Social Events

Providing your employees with social activities is important – it demonstrates appreciation for their hard work, improves morale, and gives team members a chance to bond. While getting drinks or ice cream socials are typically go-to choices for company sponsored events, venturing outside this comfort zone can provide your employees a new perspective on fun […]

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Don’t Let This Hot Job Market Pass You By!

Do you love your job? And we mean it – do you really love your job? We certainly hope so. But we also know that in today’s work climate, you will probably change your job, and perhaps even your career, multiple times. It’s the new norm. Gone are the days where it was common to […]

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