Posts Categorized: Career Tips

3 Reasons Opti is the Perfect Career Resource

If you are looking for a job, or looking to take that next step in your career, a great place to start is with a staffing agency like Opti. Why? We’re glad you asked. There are a number of reasons. 3 Reasons Opti is Essential for Your Career 1. Access One big advantage you have… Read More »

Six Ways to Stay Safe and Productive

Whether your job involves physical labor or is more sedentary, it is important to take steps to stay safe at work. There are a number of simple precautions you can take to prevent injury and time away from the job. Here are a few. How Do I Stay Safe on the Job? 1. Lift things… Read More »

Three Books That are Great For Your Career

No matter where you are in your career — just starting out, mid-career, or in a more senior position — you can never stop learning, especially in a modern economy that is changing so rapidly. Reading is a necessity if you want to advance in your career. It is something you should always be doing.… Read More »

How to Find a Job in a New City Before Moving

You have an urge to travel and see the world, and you would like to relocate. But this presents a dilemma – you need to find a job in your new location. You really would rather not quit your current job and then look for work after the move. The good news is by being… Read More »

How to Find CDL and Non CDL Driving Jobs

If you are looking for a good driving job, the first step you need to take is a simple one – contact Opti Staffing. We are always looking for skilled people to place in a job, whether they are looking for something full-time or as a contract worker. We know about positions that the general… Read More »

Beyond Famous Quotes: What Makes Us Successful

We all want success. People define success differently. For many, it is wealth, fame, power. For others it is simply being happy at what they do. Still others define success as making a contribution to our store of knowledge or making an impact on society. Our definitions may be different, but we are the same… Read More »

Don’t Blow Off the Personality Test (and Other Interview Tips for Your Job Search This Year)

When you interview for a job, you are likely to encounter another kind of assessment as well – the personality test. Surveys have shown that a majority of companies are now using them – about two-thirds, compared to less than half in 2010. A Predictor of Performance As a job candidate, it is in your… Read More »

How Temp Life Can Help You Find the Work Life Balance You Want

People take temporary work for variety of reasons. It’s much more common these days because companies are using contingent labor a lot more than in the past. People often take a temp job as a bridge to full-time, regular employment. Others, however, take temporary positions because they actually like the lifestyle it affords them. One… Read More »