Liberty staffing services blog Posts

Awarded Best Employment Agency in Cambridge, Ontario

Posted by Megan Lacombe

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November 17, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

We asked for your votes in the Cambridge Times Readers' Choice Awards, and you delivered! Liberty Staffing has been awarded Diamond (first place) for Best Employment Agency in Cambridge, Ontario! Thank you for voting for us. This is the second year in a row that we have placed Diamond. 

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Topics: Employment Agency

5 Questions for Hiring Managers to Ask During a Recent Grad Interview

Posted by Evelyn Resendes

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November 16, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

Hiring recent grads can be a great business decision. However, interviewing them can be tricky. They often don’t have the typical experience you’d ask about during an interview. Since they have limited workplace experience, it may be difficult to identify their skills.

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Topics: Hiring

Changing Careers? 7 Resume Writing Tips to Stand Out From the Pack

Posted by Lorna Faires

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November 15, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

Changing careers is a big step for anyone. Whether you needed to go back to school or were able to take the leap more directly, you’ll still need to revamp your resume to reflect the big change.

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Topics: Job Search

3 Marketing Strategies to Solve Your Staffing Problems

Posted by Evelyn Resendes

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November 14, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

Candidates aren’t recruited the way they were five or ten years ago. Instead, there’s been a shift toward predictive analytics, digital ecosystems, and on-demand talent pools. In short, the world of work is changing. Your hiring practices have to change to keep up.

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Topics: Hiring

5 Job Interview Tips for Hiring Managers Focused on Finding Top Talent

Posted by Miriam Lukac

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November 13, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

Finding top talent can be tough these days. You’re competing with other companies to get the best people to fill very similar roles. A smaller company may find it difficult to compete. Even large companies are finding it more difficult to hire and retain the best people.

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Topics: Hiring

How to Motivate Your Temp Workers and Seasonal Employees

Posted by Megan Lacombe

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November 10, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

Many businesses and corporations see a higher demand for products and services during the holiday season. Couple this with your permanent workers taking time off during the holidays, and you'll find you're in a bind. That's where temp workers and seasonal employees come in. If you haven't already considered partnering with a staffing agency, like Liberty Staffing, to provide you with temp workers to help during your busy season, you should! Temp workers have a lot of great qualities, and they are highly skilled in a variety of fields. 

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Topics: Hiring Temporary Workers

5 Common Characteristics of Unproductive Employees

Posted by Megan Lacombe

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November 9, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

Unproductive employees can change your whole company's productivity, efficiency, and morale. Even one bad apple can result in a negative domino effect to the rest of your workers. In most cases, unproductive employees is a result of bad hiring. Don't beat yourself up about the bad hire. It's important to recognize unproductive employees right away, so that you can fix the problem as quickly as possible, without losing profit and productivity levels. Here are five common characteristics of unproductive employees, so that you can recognize them immediately.

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Topics: unproductive employees

How Can Finding Work Through a Staffing Agency Help Recent Grads?

Posted by Lorna Faires

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November 8, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

There’s no doubt about it: today’s grads have it tough. The job market is more competitive than ever. While companies compete to recruit top talent, most grads struggle to get their foot in the door.

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Topics: Staffing Services

How to Make the Most of Your Seasonal Employees

Posted by Ashley Martin

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November 7, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

The tourism industry hires in the summer. The retail business adds extra hands in the fall, around the holiday season. No matter what industry you’re in, you likely have a “busy season” at some point.

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Topics: Hiring

Liberty Staffing Wins Platinum Award for Best Employment Agency in Waterloo

Posted by Evelyn Resendes

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November 6, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

The results are in and Liberty Staffing has won platinum for Best Employment Agency in Waterloo and the surrounding region! During the Waterloo Chronicle Readers’ Choice Awards, you voted Liberty Staffing as one of your top picks for employment agencies in the region.

When it comes to finding a job in Waterloo and the surrounding area, you know you can turn to Liberty Staffing.

Download our whitepaper to see how we solve our clients' evolving staffing  issues

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Topics: News Staffing Firm