Opportunities

Opportunities

My love of the staffing and recruiting world has been ingrained in me for more than two-thirds of my life! When I was 17, my father was a self-employed recruiter for the securities industry. He encouraged me to make cold calls for him, and if a candidate was placed as...
Relationships

Relationships

We have all been there. We go through the painstaking process of picking a supplier or vendor or contractor. The relationship starts out well, as it should because everyone involved is excited to start working together. Inevitably, something happens, as life has a way...
Mother Nature

Mother Nature

Six years ago, when a tornado ran rampant through my neighborhood, I thought we’d never get our yard back in order. Over time, it was cleaned up and the damage was forgotten. My husband said this morning “gardening is a futile attempt at controlling Mother Nature.” In...
Esprit de corps

Esprit de corps

When we opened our doors in 1994 as Premier Staffing, our mission and values were simple. The below wording is from the original sales folder we gave to our future clients: To operate a financially sound, profitable, ethical employment services business to serve the...
Making Your Bed

Making Your Bed

Last month I had the privilege of speaking to a group of kids at a local organization’s youth activities banquet.  While the message was directed at kids between the ages of 8-18, it’s a message for all ages: I recently heard a quote by Larry Page, the co-founder...