Moving forward as a job seeker

If you’ve been anywhere on social media, you’ve likely heard the newest buzz phrase: the new normal. Things look quite different in our world. Every aspect of the way we live and operate has changed. The past three months have shifted all of our lives in drastic ways. If you have felt the shift come… Read more »

The perks of working with a staffing agency

You, along with thousands of others, may have found yourself laid off due to the coronavirus. If you are reading this, wondering if you should start up your job search or wait for that unemployment check to come in, we want to share just a few reasons why getting back to work is better for… Read more »

RSG President Spotlight: Interview with Jennie Taylor

March 8th is International Women’s Day. We’re taking this opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the hardworking women we know. Recognizing International Women’s Day feels especially important to us as we are a woman led company. To celebrate all of the hardworking women in our staffing industry and elsewhere, we are sitting down with Resource Staffing… Read more »

Five Ways to Stay Motivated When Every Day Feels 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 »

Our Five Favorite Tips to Get Motivated

Motivation is a key to success and today we’re going to focus on five ways to turn negative thoughts into positive action. You have a lot of potential – start recognizing it! Make a list of your skills, areas you excel in, things other people have complimented you on. Use this as your starting point… 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 »