Our Number One Advice For Job Seekers? Get a Job!

Whether the real unemployment rate is as low as the government says it is or much, much higher because it still refuses to count those who have given up looking for work, companies all across the land are STILL having a hard time finding qualified candidates to fill their open jobs, and many job seekers… Read more »

Whatever You Do, Don’t Burn Those Bridges!

The thought of telling a boss to ‘take this job and shove it’ may sometimes be an appealing one, at least on a particularly bad day at work, but in all reality there are very few areas of life where burning one’s bridges is ever a good idea. Especially when it comes to any sort… Read more »

In Staffing, You’ve Got To Sweat The Small Stuff

I wrote this post to a staffing industry audience, but I’d like to think it gives some good insights into the way we try to do business. Sweating the “small stuff” is critical to maintaining the highest levels of customer service, and is something we seek to do every single day. As anyone who has… Read more »

Are American Colleges And Universities Doing More Harm Than Good?

Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this column are the opinions of the author and don’t necessarily represent the views of Quality Personnel I wasn’t around in the 60’s, but from what I understand colleges were pretty messed up then, what with all the hippies, pot-smoking, horrid tie-dye, and Vietnam war protesting going on. Since then,… Read more »

Eight Ways To Get Canned On Day One

As most anyone will tell you, first impressions are the most lasting. It’s said that it takes just one-tenth of a second for us to make our first impression of someone. If someone’s first impression of us is a negative one, that perception can be tough to shake. On the job, first days are like… Read more »

Introducing Our Brand-New Job Board!

What if there was an easy way to display our open job opportunities in an easily navigable, searchable, accessible, editable online database that could readily be found via search engines and quickly responded to by job seekers not only in our service areas, but all over the country? Well, thanks to Haley Marketing, our website… Read more »

Quality Personnel Launches New Website

Quality Personnel, which serves hundreds of clients and has temporary, temp to hire and direct placement opportunities for thousands of job seekers each year in South Central & Western Kentucky, as well as Northern Tennessee, has launched a thoroughly modern, user-friendly website at www.qualitypersonnel.com. Designed and built by Haley Marketing, the new website provides a… Read more »