Labor Forecast Predicts 6.4% Increase in Demand for Temporary Workers In 2013 Third Quarter

                               — Industry Consulting Firm G. Palmer & Associates’ Quarterly Forecast                                           Assists in Previewing Near-Term Hiring Patterns —   Newport Beach, Calif. July 10, 2013 — Demand for temporary workers in the United States is expected to increase 6.4% on a seasonally adjusted basis for the 2013 3rd quarter, when compared with the […]

Train Employees to Avoid Electrical Accidents

The following training points are brought to you courtesy of featured BLR safety training product, 7-Minute Safety Trainer and the Safety Daily Advisor. Shock Prevention  Inspect electrical equipment before use to be sure insulation is in good condition. Check that plugs have a good, tight connection. Use only wiring that is approved for use outdoors or […]

Mel Kleiman Making Interviewing Meaningful

In HR Daily Advisor, consultant Mel Kleiman offers tips for interviewing and hiring the right people. Try this interview question, Kleiman suggests: “On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate yourself (on skills … teamwork … whatever)? 8.5? What makes you an 8.5? What would it take to get you to rate a […]

Meet Michael Ethridge from the New Trojan Labor Baltimore!

  Trojan Labor Baltimore has undergone a revamp! We sat down with Branch Manager Michael Ethridge to learn more about him and the new Trojan Labor in Baltimore. We learned a lot about Michael’s service in the military, his interests, and his personal experiences. Where did you grow up? I grew up in the northeast […]

Happy Memorial Day!

Monday is Memorial Day in the U.S. – a day to pay tribute to the individuals who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to the United States. It was first established on a national level in 1868 (3 years after the Civil War) and became a federal holiday in 1971. In 1950, the Congress, by a joint resolution, […]

2013 American Hero Awards

        On Tuesday, May 7th Hire Quest hosted the 2013 American Hero Awards. The month of May is National Military Appreciation month and is a time for us all to think about the sacrifices made by our military. The American Hero Awards are a direct result of Hire Quest’s desire to honor […]