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Consideration is Contagious

Consideration is Contagious

A co-worker recently told me a story about a group of people who placed a large order at a coffee shop and the next customer in line was annoyed because of how long it was going to take. Large Group #1 offered to put Customer #2’s order on their order and pay their...

Stand Out to Employers with these 5 Simple Resume Tips

Stand Out to Employers with these 5 Simple Resume Tips

It has been said that searching for a full-time job is a full-time job in and of itself. Even looking for a part-time job takes time. As you are looking for positions, have you ever wondered how to make your resume stand out to potential employers? As a Personnel...

Pass the Baton!

Pass the Baton!

After finishing our 1st annual Kick Off meetings with all Cadre team members, I was trying to settle myself down for a night’s rest, but to no avail.  It was around 11:00 p.m. on February 1, 2017, and I was almost asleep, when an idea hit me like a bolt of lightning!...

How to Stand Out at a Local Career Fair

How to Stand Out at a Local Career Fair

Attending a job fair is a great way to obtain employment when job searching. You may be asking yourself, “What should I wear?” or you might be thinking, “I have no idea if I should bring anything with me.” Here are 5 steps that will help you prepare to attend a job...

How big is too big?

How big is too big?

I recently had an experience with a national company (who will remain nameless), and I can literally say they had absolutely no idea what they were doing! Months later, I am still being billed for a service I no longer have, and I continue to receive emails from them,...

Customer Service

Customer Service

When I started at Cadre 21 years ago, one of the first golden rules of Cadre that I was taught was, “you want each customer or client to be glad they came to/called Cadre.” At Cadre, we strive to achieve this goal with each and every customer we connect with....

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...

You Graduated College! Now What?

You Graduated College! Now What?

Congratulations, after four years of pizza-fueled nights spent cramming for exams, you finally received your college degree! But now what? The initial job search after you graduate college can seem daunting. There is a myriad of different resources and it can be hard...

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...