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WOU and Leddy Group welcome Donna Pirini

Leddy Group announces the hire of Donna Pirini, effective February 2022, as a member of the internal accounting team. She brings extensive experience in customer service and managerial roles, with her most recent as Office Manager/Team Leader for a lighting manufacturer. “I feel privileged to be working with such a wonderful group of people who

WOU and Leddy Group welcome Nichole Orchard

Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU) announces the hire of Nichole Orchard, effective March 2022, as an Accounts Payable Specialist. In her role, Nichole will be responsible for processing financial transactions for the company. She brings several years of experience working at an auto dealership and real estate firm. “I am passionate about community service work, so

Reminder: DHS To End COVID-19 Temporary Policy for Expired List B Identity Documents

DHS is ending the COVID-19 Temporary Policy for List B Identity Documents. Beginning May 1, Employers will no longer be able to accept expired List B documents. DHS adopted the temporary policy in response to the difficulties many individuals experienced with renewing documents during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that document-issuing authorities have reopened and/or provided alternatives

Leddy Group Promotes Cassandra Carroll to Staffing Manager

Leddy Group announces the recent promotion of Cassandra Carroll to Staffing Manager effective February 2022 for the Upper Valley market. In her new role, Cassandra is responsible for nurturing the candidate and client relationships through providing high-touch customer service, including managing the onboarding process. Cassandra joined Leddy Group in 2017 as a Staffing Coordinator for

WOU and Leddy Group welcome Payroll Manager Rachel Sanborn

Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU) announces the hire of Rachel Sanborn, effective February 2022, as Payroll Manager. In her new role, Rachel will be responsible for processing payroll for all employees of WOU and its sister company Leddy Group.   Rachel has been providing human resources support to WOU and Leddy Group on an “on-call basis”

Getting to Yes with Lower Friction

I’m slow to notice things sometimes. Like how frequently almost all media companies now move right to the next show in a series without a break. I noticed it when I was watching a rerun of the Big Bang Theory on cable and then again when we were watching Longmire on Netflix. When I stopped and thought about why they

Angie Bastien Receives Success-at-Work Award 

Angie Bastien Receives Success-at-Work Award (In Photo – Amber Payne, Angie Bastien, and Mary Leddy) (Portsmouth, NH)  On March 1st Angie Bastien, a Staffing Manager in our Portsmouth, New Hampshire market, was awarded a Success-at-Work Award. She was nominated for the award by Amber Payne, our Portsmouth Regional Director.  During the presentation, Amber noted many

Larissa Ishimwe – Success Story

Larissa Ishimwe was searching for an engineering internship where she could supplement her academic knowledge with some hands-on experience. As if finding a job during the start of the Coronavirus pandemic wasn’t hard enough, Larissa also didn’t have a network of local friends and family that could assist her in her search. One connection, though, proved to be all she needed.   A native of Rwanda, Larissa came to the United States to pursue a bachelor’s degree