Month: January 2019


A quick search on Google for the term “temp agency” has traditionally brought up staffing agencies and job boards. However, recently a blog post titled “The Ultimate Guide to Temp Agencies” has been gaining some traction - let's take a look and clear up some misconceptions. Read More


Finding a new job is challenging at its best and anxiety inducing at it’s worse, but often the barriers to your new job are simple mistakes on your resume. As a recruiting company we review hundreds of resumes a day searching for the best candidates for our clients. We often see avoidable mistakes on candidates resumes. We are in the business of creating opportunity and have interviewed our recruiting team on what the most common mistakes on resumes are. Read More


The Alaskan Way Viaduct closed on January 11th at 10 p.m., leaving many wondering on what the best ways are to avoid the traffic from the aptly named “Seattle Squeeze.” Before you break out your bike make sure you check your route for any changes from the Viaduct closure. We have gathered some helpful info you will need to hit the road! Read More


At the end of 2017, the Parker Staffing executive team set an ambitious challenge to for our employees: if each department could pull together to become as efficient and profitable as they could be, we’d ring in Parker’s 40th year in 2019 with a trip to Hawaii. The results are in….and we are happy to say that for four days this March, our office will be relocating to Maui! Read More


The Alaskan Way Viaduct is closing on January 11th at 10 p.m. Many Seattle commuters are dreading their new commute during the at least 3-week shutdown while the Seattle Tunnel is constructed that has been dubbed the “Viadoom.” With over 90,000 commuters being pushed to side streets and 30,000 bus commuters facing crowded and delayed buses, many are considering working remotely. If working from home is possibility, we have gathered some useful tips and tricks to make working remote a breeze!   Read More