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This article was originally published on HR.com Tech, social media advances offer both opportunities and challenges By Jason Leverant There’s a scene in the science-fiction classic “Blade Runner” in which a government investigator is trying to determine whether an individual is a “replicant,” a rogue android originally designed to perform manual labor in space colonies…. Read more »

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Employees and companies should carefully consider their social content Social media has improved recruiting for staffing agencies like AtWork and made it easier for temporary or temp-to-hire employees to keep up with coworkers and customers. But social media, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are full of potential pitfalls. You worked hard to get your temporary… Read more »

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Here are five ways to ensure your social media presence isn’t a deal breaker during your job hunt Social media sites are a great way to attract potential job recruiters. LinkedIn, a social platform devoted largely to business and networking, is one of the most obvious ways to leverage social media presence into a potential… Read more »

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Leading Phoenix staffing firm expands service offerings through merger PHOENIX — Nov. 21, 2017 – AtWork Group, a rapidly growing national staffing franchise with an established presence in the Phoenix, Ariz. market, has announced their recent merger with local employment agency Momentum Specialized Staffing. The combined companies will be operating as AtWork Group, Phoenix and… Read more »

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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 »