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...
Positive Impact

Positive Impact

In the last 25 years, Cadre has interviewed over 48,000 applicants and staffed over 35,000 office and professional positions throughout Wisconsin. Of those 48,000 applicants interviewed, 33 people have posted negative reviews about Cadre on social media because they...
The Making of a Mission Statement

The Making of a Mission Statement

After almost 25 years in business, it seemed an appropriate time to come up with our company mission statement. It occurred to me early on in the process that, rather than try and come up with it “on my own,” since the definition of Cadre means “a skilled team working...
History of Administrative Professionals’ Day

History of Administrative Professionals’ Day

How did this holiday come to exist? According to Wikipedia, “During World War II, there was a shortage of skilled administrative personnel in the United States due to Depression-era birth-rate decline and booming post-war business.” Founded in 1942, the National...