Posts Tagged: Employment Agencies Appleton WI

Half of Employed Adults Likely to Job Hunt Next Year

This article was just release by the American Staffing Association on 11.5.2019.  This is the time to job search! Nearly half of employed adults in the U.S. (48%) are likely to look for a new job in the next year, according to the results of the latest American Staffing Association Workforce Monitor® survey conducted online… Read More »

Why the Current Job Market Give You More Negotiating Power

Why the Current Job Market Give You More Negotiating Power Right now, the WI unemployment rate is about 3.2% (To give you a reference, in 2010 it was about 9.3%.)  Most employees are currently working and companies are really struggling to fill open positions. Companies are offering higher wages, sign on bonuses, flexible schedules, and… Read More »

4 Tips to Tackle Hard Interview Questions Head On

4 Tips to Tackle Hard Interview Questions Head On Interviewing…. Just mentioning that to some people can cause anxiety or apprehension. Even though I have been with Career Options staffing firm for more than 15 years, I remember an odd interview question that I received while searching for a teaching job. “Lisa, if you could… Read More »

New Opening – Supply and Logistics Specialist

We have an exciting opening for you!   Growing company in Greenville is seeking a DIRECT HIRE Supply and Logistics Assistant! This family owned company has been providing service to the Fox Valley and surrounding areas for 50+ years.   They are proud to conduct business based on a firm foundation of honesty, integrity, family values,… Read More »

Thank You Notes… Do You Really Need to Send One After An Interview?

Is writing a thank you note even necessary after an interview? Which is the best way to communicate? When should I send the follow up? I have received many questions  regarding interview thank you’s so I wanted to offer a few tips. YES… thank you notes should still be written!  Some of my clients mention that very… Read More »

Managing and Resolving Conflict in the Workplace

Thank you to Trisha Huizenga of Facilitate, LLC who presented for Career Options today! Her topic was “Managing Conflict and Using Meditation as a Business Problem Solving Tool”.  She received excellent reviews from the attendees so I wanted to share some of her key points that were followed up with a group discussion:   What… Read More »

5 Easy and Necessary Steps to Help Prevent and Protect Against Future Litigation

A great big shout out to Heather Macklin of Epiphany Law, LLC who did a fabulous presentation for Career Options. She discussed “5 Easy and Necessary Steps to Help Prevent and Protect Against Future Litigation.” Our attendees rated it excellent and found it very informative and engaging! Also, congrats to Lisa Herrmann of Bemis and… Read More »

How to Excel Early in your Customer Service Career

We are often asked for ideas about how to learn, grow and advance in a role.  Today’s blog is about learning more about the Customer Service field and becoming invaluable!   Here are some quick ideas to help you move forward in your career: Find a mentor who is willing to offer ideas and suggestions… Read More »