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Level Up: 10 Ways to Advance Your Engineering Career

There are times in an engineer’s career, or anyone’s career, where it feels as though growth has come to a complete standstill. It can be a frustrating feeling. There are several reasons your career might become stagnant, including limited upward mobility in the...

Bridging the Gap: 3 Tips for Hiring Top Tech Talent

The skills gap in the information technology (IT) and tech fields is steadily growing. Technology is evolving fast and shows no signs of stopping any time soon. Because of this, many companies are finding it difficult to find top tech talent with up-to-date skills...

Why Work With Burnett Specialists To Staff Your Team?

Staffing firms can be a great resource to your company when you are looking to fill a new position, whether it be full-time or temporary. Not only can they help you fill the position, but they can assist you in determining a salary range and possibly identify other...

Graduating from College? How to Land Your First Job.

Finding a job after college can be stressful, especially with the high unemployment during the COVID -19 pandemic. Every college graduate is hoping to land a job in their field when they leave school. Here are some tips to help you overcome the common struggles faced...

5 Essential Tips for Hiring Multiple Remote Customer Service Reps

Ramping up your business’s customer service team is exciting, but sourcing the right talent can be stressful. To successfully expand, leaning on the help of a recruitment agency and providing thorough training is critical. Here are a few tips that will help maximize your company’s mass hiring ramp up efforts when you are ready to start the process of looking for employees.

What Do You Need to Be Successful in a Call Center Customer Service Role?

What Do You Need to Be Successful in a Call Center Customer Service Role?

Customer service roles are a position that has prevailed throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. While many of these jobs have transitioned into remote workspaces, the availability of positions has expanded. If you are looking for a customer service role, below you will find information about what a customer service representative does and what you need to be successful in the position.

6 Best Job Seeker Tips From A Staffing Agency

If you are currently looking for a job or plan to start the hunt for a new opportunity soon, you will love this video.  One of our awesome client employers, Energy Ogre, whose specialty is lowering consumers' electric bill, has a fantastic podcast called, "Say,...

How To Hire Top Accounting Candidates in 2017

We're at an interesting crossroads here in Houston, Texas. The 2015 – 2016 market was a rough one, especially for anyone laid off with 20+ years of experience and for those graduating with no experience over the past two years. Though the plight of the...

Last-Minute Job Interview, Here’s What to Focus on

Finally! The call you've been waiting for. You've got an interview for your dream job! But wait – first thing tomorrow morning? How can you possibly be ready? Here are a few last-minute tips to help you prepare and get the offer – even at the last minute. Wardrobe...

Benefits of an ESOP

When trying to address issues of retention and productivity, a lot of tried and true options usually get tossed on the table. Some companies, however, are taking a bolder, out-of-the-box approach that has been shown to work, now more than ever. An employee stock...

Learn About Working for an ESOP

Wouldn't being an owner of a company inspire you to work hard to make it a success? This motivation is one of the driving forces behind companies opting for employee ownership. There are several ways to accomplish employee ownership. Employees can buy stock directly,...