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What to Wear to a Blue-Collar Interview

As a company that specializes in light industrial and manufacturing staffing, we place candidates in blue-collar positions like forklift operators, janitors, machine operators, HVAC mechanics, and picker/packers day-in and day-out. As such, we can tell you that whether you are interviewing for an entry-level picker/packer position or a warehouse managerial role, you only have one [...]

2017-10-27T10:15:05+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Blog, Career Essentials, 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|

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|

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 [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:22+00:00 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 [...]

2016-10-27T13:44:33+00:00 December 29th, 2015|Career Essentials|