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Five Things You Can Do to Reduce Stress

Five Things You Can Do to Reduce Stress

It doesn’t matter where you work, you’re likely to encounter stress at some point. Both office and manufacturing settings can create stressors for employees. If you work in an office job, you might be overwhelmed with emails and phone calls. Often, interruptions are a problem when you’re trying to complete a specific task. Or, manufacturing […]

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How to Discuss Constructive Criticism With Employees

How to Discuss Constructive Criticism With Employees

Employees and supervisors alike can get nervous during performance review time. There’s something nerve-wracking for employees who get called into the boss’s office, and while praising employees is an easy conversation, employers often struggle with how to deliver constructive criticism to employees who haven’t been performing where they should be. What can you do to […]

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Find a Job in Ten Steps!

Find a Job in Ten Steps!

There’s lots of advice out there for job seekers who are looking for work, but it can feel overwhelming. At Penmac, it’s our job to simplify this process for you. Read below for ten steps that can help you find a position that’s right for you.   Decide what kind of job you want. The […]

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Don’t Let Your Job Application Disqualify You

Don’t Let Your Job Application Disqualify You

Many job seekers may be tempted to misrepresent information on their resume or job application, but the truth is, this only hurts your chances of employment. Hiring managers will not be fooled, and do not take kindly to being tricked, even on April Fool’s Day. Read below to learn more about what is and isn’t […]

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Showing Appreciation for Your Temps

Showing Appreciation for Your Temps

“Take away my people, but leave my factories and soon grass will grow on the factory floors… Take away my factories, but leave my people and soon we will have a new and better factory.” – Andrew Carnegie   At Penmac Staffing, our employees are at the heart of business. Whatever your industry, it’s your staff […]

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Spring into Action with Your Job Search

Spring into Action with Your Job Search

As spring approaches next week, the warmer weather and blooming flowers might make you feel more energized. Looking for a job can sometimes be frustrating, but there are some things you can do to make sure you’re being proactive in your search. What does it mean to be proactive in your job search? Proactive job […]

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Five Ways to Make Your Team More Efficient.

Five Ways to Make Your Team More Efficient.

With Daylight Saving Time beginning this Sunday, it seems like a great opportunity to think about time in the workplace. There are lots of things employees can do to make sure they’re punctual and managing their time well at work, but what about employers? Consider what you can do at your workplace to improve time […]

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How to Ask for a Raise

How to Ask for a Raise

It’s the time of year that many start filing their taxes and checking the mail for those tax returns. As money is on your mind this month, you may be thinking more about your salary. Often, talking about money feels uncomfortable, but sometimes it’s necessary to introduce this topic at work. Read below for some […]

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Penmac President Paula Adams Receives Global Staffing Honor

Penmac President Paula Adams Receives Global Staffing Honor

Staffing Industry Analysts named Penmac Staffing President Paula Adams on the 2017 Staffing 100 List. The list includes executives who excel at “competing, pushing the boundaries of excellence, innovating and inspiring others…to go beyond traditional models of staffing.” Adams also appeared on the 2016 list.   Honorees are selected for the list through a nomination […]

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Penmac Provides Substitutes to Lincoln County, MO Schools

Penmac Provides Substitutes to Lincoln County, MO Schools

Penmac Staffing has partnered with Lincoln County R-III Schools to provide substitute teachers, effective March 1st for the remainder of this school year, as well as for the 2017-2018 school year.   Penmac Education Staffing started its substitute teacher program in 2013, and has since grown to provide services to eleven districts, and is still […]

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