Posts Tagged: Seattle staffing agencies

What Is Your Greatest Weakness? Three Tips to Answering the Most Dreaded Interview Question

It’s a question that really frustrates job candidates. At a job interview, you naturally want to make a good impression, to talk about your skills and abilities, what your strengths are, so there is a natural aversion to describing areas where you need improvement. What is the purpose of such a question anyway, you may… Read More »

Should I Call in Sick? What You Should Know This Flu Season

It’s flu season, and there are things you need to know and do so you can avoid it. Here are some tips on how to handle this common illness. 1. Get a flu shot This is the best way to prevent the flu. You should get one every year. Most people get the flu from… Read More »

How to Manage Issues with Temporary Workers

Since the major economic downturn of 2008, companies have been hiring more and more contingent workers. Temp employees are playing an important role in many businesses. Yet, many companies are still not managing these workers as efficiently and effectively as they could be. Human Resources For example, human resource departments in many companies still are… Read More »

How to Find Welding Jobs in Your Area

Looking for a welding job but not sure where to begin? The best thing you can do is pay a visit to Opti Staffing. There are a number of reasons why this is a good move. First, Opti knows where the jobs are. We have a network of employers that our recruiters work with. We… Read More »

Answering Tough Interview Questions Doesn’t Have to be Tough! Here’s Why

There are certain questions that you will probably encounter at just about every job interview. That is because hiring managers believe these questions are effective at finding out if a job candidate is a good fit for the job and the company. Although hiring managers like them, the questions can generate a lot of anxiety… Read More »

How to Motivate Your Employees When the Numbers Show Decreased Productivity

You have assembled a great team, people who know their stuff and know how to get things done. But lately you have noticed that they don’t seem to have the same energy and enthusiasm. Productivity has been off, and there seems to be an atmosphere of complacency. You know your team is good. They just… Read More »

How to Encourage Someone Who is Looking for a New Job

If you know someone who is unemployed and needs a job, but is having difficulty taking action, either because the person is apprehensive about the difficulty of job hunting, or because he or she really doesn’t know how to get organized for it, or is just having trouble getting motivated, there are things you can… Read More »

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 »

Safety Doesn’t Have to Tank for the Sake of Productivity

Many manufacturers see an inverse relationship between safety and productivity – if you focus too much on safety factors, you hinder productivity. It has become a rather contentious issue, especially for safety professionals who are trying to disabuse people of the misconception that the two are polar opposites. The fact is, safety professionals say, the… Read More »