Five Ways to Stay Motivated When Every Day Fells like Groundhog’s Day.

Yesterday was Groundhog’s Day. Phil (the Groundhog) predicted that this year we will have an early spring. For all of us enduring a rainy/snowy winter, this is good news! Early spring or not, we all need a little extra motivation for those weeks where we feel like Bill Murray, waking up to the same day… Read more »

What Employees Look for in Management

Did you know that January is one of the most common months for people to look for a new job? It’s a month full of resolutions, goals (see our post on goals here!) and working towards a better you. Additionally, January is a new year and a new budget, and many companies are likely to… Read more »

New Year, New Goals.

Happy New Year! It’s officially a new month, a new year and a new decade. Perhaps you spent some of the time over the holidays recapping your last year and looking towards this next year as you set goals and develop metrics to achieve them. Or, perhaps you’ve skipped over that entire process because it… Read more »

Safety First: Ensuring Your Work Environment is Safe

We talk a lot about safety at NW Staffing Resources. From our monthly safety committee meetings to our mandatory worksite evaluations for any clients that we work with, we understand that safety on the job not only gives employees peace of mind but ensures that daily tasks run smoothly. There are many different work environments… Read more »

Build Trust

Trust is essential when building a healthy and productive work environment. Whether you’re leading an entire department or work hand-in-hand with a just a few coworkers, it’s important to build trusting relationships. Here are several tips to help build trust with both your coworkers and your superiors: Be honest and share information completely. Be straightforward and… Read more »

Get Motivated

I don’t know about you, but quite frankly I’m sick of hearing about the tough economy. So today, we’re going to focus on 5 ways to turn negative thoughts into positive action. You have a lot of potential – start recognizing it! You may not be built like a bodybuilder or be mistaken for a supermodel. But… Read more »

The Five Keys to Job Success

Certain people always have great jobs. They always seem to land the promotion. And they always seem to be successful with everything they touch. Is this just luck or a coincidence? Nope! These people don’t wait for things to happen, they make their own luck. So what can you do to ensure you’re successful? You… Read more »