Answering Interview Questions

Answering interview questions can be tough.  ‘Why are you looking for work?’ can, unfortunately, often be answered now with ‘I was laid off due to the pandemic.’  But that won’t last.  So what are the best answers post-pandemic to that and other interview questions? The best interview answers help a potential employer understand how you’ll… Read More »

Area-Wide Job Fair February 22-26, 2021

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Open Interviews 2/22/2021 -2/26/2021 at 7 Northeast Ohio Branches for Hundreds of Open Positions Food/Beverages – Giveaways – Referral Incentives!  See our Facebook page for event details and locations: Akron, Ohio— 2/17/21 — GreatWork Employment Services, a factory, warehouse, and office employment agency in Northeast Ohio, will host open interviews at all seven branches… Read More »

January 2021 GreatWork-GreatTips-GreatYOU!

 Follow|Share|Help Friends! Social Media: Well, we made it to 2021.  Happy New Year! Ready for a change?  Browse jobs and follow us on social media for new possibilities, tips and tools to help you live your best life. And if you’re actively looking, make sure your application is on file with us, or stop in (wear your mask) or call… Read More »

The Gift of Giving

The Gift of Giving

This year was challenging for so many in the communities we serve.  Therefore, in lieu of holiday gifts to our clients this year, each of our offices made a cash donation to charity. We are grateful for the services these local organizations provide to those in need and wanted to give them a shout-out here.… Read More »

Why Volunteer During Your Job Search

Volunteering in the Community

You may have heard that giving can make you happier and healthier, but did you know it can also help land you a great job? It’s true! Volunteering not only helps others, it helps you too!  Maybe you didn’t think of some of these, so here 4 great reasons to volunteer during your job search.… Read More »

These Jobs Are Still in High Demand

Safe Reopening In Demand Jobs

With unemployment rates still far too high, you might be thinking you should just give up job searching until after we’re all through this pandemic. But some jobs are still in high demand. According to Bloomberg, warehousing and storage industry jobs are up by 45,000 from February. The list of jobs we have open is… Read More »

Welcome Back!

Welcome back.  To learn more about managing through our new normal, join us on Thursday, May 21st at 1:00 EST/10:00 PST for a live webinar with Ira on “Re-Imagining Company Culture in the Post-Pandemic World.” Register now. This event has been pre-approved for both SHRM and HRCI credits. This is a guest post by Ira… Read More »

Safe Healthy Workers Improve Profits

Workplace Health & Safety

Employers pay as much as $1 billion per week for direct workers’ compensation costs.  Direct costs include workers’ comp payments, medical expenses, and legal fees. That is reason enough to make worker health and safety a priority. Add to that the cost of replacing employees and equipment, lost productivity, accident investigations, morale, and absenteeism and… Read More »