3 Benefits to Using a Staffing Agency to Hire Your Next Superstar

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Hiring new employees isn’t easy. Often, the process is very time-intensive and can be surprisingly costly. Plus, if you make a bad hire, it can be even more burdensome. Luckily, by partnering with a staffing agency, you can find superstar candidates and experience a range of other benefits. If you’d like to learn more about… Read more »


How to Perform Effectively in a Management Position

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Landing your first management position is exciting. Not only does it mean you are moving up in your career, but it also means you’ll face interesting challenges associated with the role, which can be equal parts invigorating and anxiety-inducing.  Once you are in a management position, you aren’t just responsible for your performance. You also… Read more »


The Reason Tech Contractor Roles Aren’t Going Anywhere

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Thanks to remote work technologies, companies are doing more than just allowing their permanent staff to telecommute; they are also outsourcing certain tasks to tech contractors. It is a mark of a larger trend supported by the growing gig economy as well as increased interest in flexible work options. However, some wonder whether the trend… Read more »


Lessons from Seasoned Managers to New Managers

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Taking the first step into management is usually both exciting and terrifying. After all, it’s a completely new working paradigm, and most new managers feel only partially equipped as they transition into the role. Instead of learning by trial and error, new managers can also apply lessons from seasoned managers to the situation. Remember, every… Read more »


2012 Was a Hot Year for U.S. Solar Installations

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The solar installation business absolutely sizzled in the U.S. this year – according to a new report from the Solar Energy Industries Association and GTM research, the final numbers on 2012’s solar installations are expected to increase nearly 75% from 2011. What’s powering this tremendous success – and will the outlook remain so bright? Renewable… Read more »


Winds of Change – The Global Wind Power Market for 2013 and Beyond

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The wind power industry is reaching maturity, signaled by the end of incubator-like protection and financial support from governments worldwide. As might be expected, the industry is predicted to face some bumps in the road in 2013 as it struggles to find its place independently in the global economy. Here’s a look at the progress… Read more »