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Leading staffing franchise expands national footprint of nearly 100 locations with new location in Anaheim Hills LOS ANGELES – Nov. 13, 2017 – AtWork Group, an award-winning national staffing franchise, announced today the opening of its new office in Anaheim Hills, California. The new franchise location was awarded to local entrepreneur Lori Brower and will… Read more »

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National staffing franchise listed as one of the Top 100 Franchises for Veterans KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Nov. 10, 2017 – AtWork Group, a rapidly growing national staffing franchise, was listed by Franchise Business Review as a Top 100 Franchise for Veterans. For this report, Franchise Business Review surveyed approximately 25,000 veteran franchise owners representing over… Read more »

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Reality check: Temp jobs are a path to permanency Staffing agencies like AtWork have placed thousands of workers in temporary or temp-to-hire positions. During the Great Recession, staffing agencies led the way in job placement. For whatever reason, myths persist that temporary or temp-to-hire jobs are a move only for the desperately unemployed. Quite the… Read more »

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Temp and temp-to-hire jobs not immune from effects of epidemic In the midst of remarkably low unemployment rates, America’s opioid epidemic may make it even harder to find qualified workers – or at least ones who can pass a standard pre-employment drug test. The failure rate for pre-employment drug screening is at a 12-year-high, largely… Read more »

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National staffing franchisor’s president and COO to lead a Staffing World panel discussion in Chicago, Oct. 26, about the evolving workforce KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Oct. 16, 2017 – Jason Leverant, president and COO of AtWork Group, an award-winning national staffing franchise, will speak about robotics, humans, and the changing workforce at Staffing World® 2017, the… Read more »

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Substantially more workers can access paid leave compared to 1992 American workers as a whole are enjoying an expansion of benefits over the course of our 25-year history. While most benefits – namely paid vacation, holidays, family leave and sick days – are reserved for full-time employees of private companies, some part-time workers have also… Read more »

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Strange job interview stories abound in the staffing world What’s the weirdest thing you’ve ever seen? Probably not as weird as these true stories of bizarre behavior during job interviews. From temp-to-hire and temporary staffing agencies to the workaday full-time corporate world, many hiring managers have had their mettle tested by odd job interviews. Hang… Read more »

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National staffing franchise appears for the fifth year in a row on the Franchise Times Top 200+ list KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Sept. 29, 2017 – AtWork Group, a rapidly growing national staffing franchise, was ranked for the fifth year in a row on Franchise Times’ Top 200+ list. The prestigious list represents the top franchise… Read more »

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National staffing franchise pays tribute to franchisees at its annual convention, Sept. 17-19 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. Sept. 27, 2017 – AtWork Group, an award-winning national staffing franchise, hosted its annual franchise conference at Pier South Resort in Imperial Beach, California, Sept. 17-19. In addition to providing seminars, training, and various roundtable discussions, the franchise honored multiple… Read more »