Tag: temp job

Practical Advice for Temp Applicants – Admin, Sales, & More

by placers on May 10, 2016 in Workforce


There’s lots of advice out there for job seekers for what to put on a resume, how to prep for an interview, what questions to ask during your interview, and so on. This advice is all very helpful, but sometimes you need specific advice for the role you’re applying for. Aren’t you always wondering what […]

What does an administrative temp do?

by placers on May 3, 2016 in Workforce


Administrative temp openings are towards the top of the list of placement requests for staffing agencies. But just because a lot of companies need administrative assistants, doesn’t mean all administrative openings are the same — we actually see quite a bit of diversity in administrative roles. For one, there are many different titles that are used: Office Admins/Clerks, Legal […]

Top 3 Roles for Temp Jobs in 2016

by placers on January 12, 2016 in Job Search Tips, Staffing, Workforce


In December 2015, the US added 34,400 temp jobs and the temp penetration matched a previous all-time high, according the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. This represents a 3.30% year-over-year increase in December for the number of temp jobs. Additionally, the US added 292,000 jobs (total nonfarm employment) in December. Staffing Industry Analysts report that […]

I keep landing temp jobs but I want a perm job

by placers on October 20, 2015 in Job Search Tips


Blog post by Outside-In® Team Member, Kelly Hocutt Temp jobs are well-suited for some lifestyles. Some like the flexibility and others like temping with different companies for the variety. For some, contract jobs offer the best roles for their unique skill set. But sometimes, temp jobs seems to be the only jobs you can get. […]

‘Tis the Season: 5 Tips for Landing a Temporary Job

by wpengine on November 19, 2014 in Job Search Tips, Workforce


It’s that time of year again—seasonal positions are open and waiting! Whether you’re looking for a temporary job or a part-time gig to supplement your income, seasonal roles are a great opportunity to build your resume and learn some new skills. As large companies hire hundreds to thousands of employees for the upcoming holiday season […]

Placers to Hold First Career Expo

by placers on July 9, 2013 in News, Workforce


Placers is hosting its first Career Expo on July 10th at its Newark office. Placers will host a group of customer service professionals to introduce them to the company’s newly released Agent to the Workforce service and the benefits of contingent work. The event kicks off with a welcome reception at 1:30 p.m. hosted by […]