Category: Hiring Strategies

Apr30

Expanding is an exciting experience for any company. In times of growth, your best partner could be a staffing firm. Here you’ll find a few key benefits as to why you should partner with staffing firms during expansion. Read More

Apr19

For this Administrative Professionals’ Day, April 25th, go beyond the Amazon gift card and find something that will truly show your appreciation. We have some suggestions that may jog your brain for ideas. Read More

Mar23

Minimum wage – It may seem like a straight-forward concept, here in Washington State, it’s anything but. There are three cities – SeaTac, Seattle, and Tacoma – that each have their own minimum wage ordinances/standards that are higher than the Washington State minimum wage. Here’s a snapshot of all the minimum wage laws within Washington State. Read More

Aug25

Zoe Stamolis is our go-to expert on seasonal hiring, with many seasons managing our on-site program at Nintendo of America under her belt. When asked about her seasonal hiring plans for 2017, Zoe already has her ducks in a row. If your ducks aren’t even in the pond yet, let alone in a whole row, don’t panic. You can beef up your peak time hiring strategy with these tips from the master herself. Read More

Mar27

As the years continue, eventually every employer in Seattle will be paying $15 / hour… but what does this mean for those companies just outside of Seattle that may be competing for the same talent? How can companies in places like Everett, Bellevue, and Issaquah, keep people employed in their respective cities instead of flocking to work within Seattle city limits? Read More

Jul26

Lately, we've seen job seekers make the transition from asking "how much does this pay?" to "tell me why I should work there." With pay and benefits nearly equal, companies in the technology industry have to compete on three primary areas: culture, uniqueness of product, and the ability for them to make an impact on the product. Read More

May26

Seattle’s employment landscape is changing… and quickly, but many employers are having a tough time keeping up. Here are three things you can do to keep in compliance and out of the Office of Labor Standards (OLS) sights. Read More

Apr12

How have your employees been coping with the Seattle commute? Are you finding it difficult to get people to work for you due to your location? You are not alone. The Puget Sound has some of the worst traffic congestion in the nation... but how is this affecting current & potential employees? Read More

Mar31

How can the interviewing tactics of SpaceX & Tesla founder, Elon Musk, help you when you start hiring job candidates? Read More

Mar3

You may be excited for the idea of extra headcount, but perhaps anxious or unsure about one thing – the salary range. Are you building a salary scale that is considered fair in today’s job market, especially a job market as competitive as Seattle? Read More