Staffing and Industry Trends

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  • How staffing agencies support growth in the warehousing industry

    How staffing agencies support growth in the warehousing industry

    In recent years, retailers, manufacturers, distribution centers and other businesses across the supply chain have had to account for more online sales. Learn how staffing companies can help.

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  • 3 reasons why manufacturers should use contingent workers

    3 reasons why manufacturers should use contingent workers

    Manufacturing and logistics businesses will see a few notable trends that will shape the industry in the years ahead. Learn how a contingent workforce keeps your business moving forward.

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  • Why a contingent workforce Is the answer to the blue-collar worker shortage

    Why a contingent workforce Is the answer to the blue-collar worker shortage

    The blue-collar worker shortage has long been a problem for the American economy. Despite the attention the issue has received, there have been few successful solutions.

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  • Keeping manufacturing and warehouse employees safe: A COVID-19 quick guide

    Keeping manufacturing and warehouse employees safe: A COVID-19 quick guide

    Some of these are good reminders of things you are already doing, and some are recent updates, including how to properly wear a mask, guidelines for vaccinated associates and a sanitation checklist.

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  • The true costs of not filling open positions

    The true costs of not filling open positions

    The longer it takes your business to fill that open position, the greater the costs. Here are just a few of the ways a vacant position can negatively impact your company both short and long-term.

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  • Simple ways to prevent employee burnout

    Simple ways to prevent employee burnout

    Finding ways to prevent burnout in the workplace is good for both employees and employers. These five strategies can help.

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  • 3 insights from our recruiting trends survey for manufacturers

    3 insights from our recruiting trends survey for manufacturers

    We conducted a survey about what challenges employers currently face and what they think the next decade holds for recruiting and hiring. Here are the top 3 major takeaways for manufacturing.

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  • 5 ways a staffing partner can help with the vaccine rollout

    5 ways a staffing partner can help with the vaccine rollout

    As many states and medical companies have realized, getting everyone vaccinated requires more than just a needle in their arm. This is where a staffing company can help.

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  • Post-Peak Report: Lessons from a tough season

    Post-Peak Report: Lessons from a tough season

    We wanted to check-in with employers post-peak to find out what challenges they experienced this peak season and how the lessons learned from the 2020 peak season will shape future peaks.

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  • Changes in the world of work that will stick around or go away in 2021

    Changes in the world of work that will stick around or go away in 2021

    The coronavirus pandemic has upended our lives in almost every conceivable way. For many, one of the biggest adjustments has come in the form of how we work.

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  • 5 staffing and recruiting trends for 2021

    5 staffing and recruiting trends for 2021

    After large changes across the industry as operations tried to adapt, 2021 will most likely be a year of recovery. We’ve gathered some staffing trends for the new year.

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  • Three TrueBlue Leaders Named to SIA’s Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing List 2020

    Three TrueBlue Leaders Named to SIA’s Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing List 2020

    TrueBlue is pleased to announce that three of its leaders have been named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) list of “Global Power 150 Women in Staffing.”

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  • 12 Compliance Trends You Need to Know for 2021

    12 Compliance Trends You Need to Know for 2021

    This guide is designed to help you understand the biggest employment compliance trends and what they mean for you in 2021.

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  • Why you shouldn’t loosen hiring requirements

    Why you shouldn’t loosen hiring requirements

    Whether you need to ramp up your workforce quickly or are having trouble attracting applicants for open roles, you might be considering loosening your hiring requirements.

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  • Staff Management | SMX Named Finalist for HRO Today Association Awards

    Staff Management | SMX Named Finalist for HRO Today Association Awards

    Staff Management | SMX, a leader in the staffing industry, was named a finalist for the HRO Today Association’s 2020 Awards in two categories in the North America Region.

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  • 5 insights for manufacturers from our Peak Pulse Survey

    5 insights for manufacturers from our Peak Pulse Survey

    For manufacturers, peak season 2020 will most likely turn out to be an interesting one. Here are 5 insights for manufacturers from our survey.

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  • Peak Season 2020: What to Expect for Retail and Manufacturing Webinar

    Peak Season 2020: What to Expect for Retail and Manufacturing Webinar

    Because of COVID-19, the 2020 peak season is shaping up to be much different than it’s ever been. As leading providers in the staffing space, we conducted a study to understand tge current challenges.

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  • Rebuilding the Workforce: Pulse Survey 2020

    Rebuilding the Workforce: Pulse Survey 2020

    COVID-19 has drastically changed every aspect of life for those in the U.S. and around the globe. And the world of work is no exception. Work as we know it has fundamentally changed.

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  • Multi-Workforce Solution Info Sheet

    Multi-Workforce Solution Info Sheet

    Our Multi-Workforce Solution can help streamline your business. With this solution, Staff Management | SMX directly manages other suppliers and employees through a single point of contact.

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  • HireUp Infosheet

    HireUp Infosheet

    As the leading experts in onsite management, Staff Management | SMX now offers our HireUp program.

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