Entries by Alexandra Corey

Common Questions About the Staffing Industry Answered

If you have never worked with a staffing agency before, you may be skeptical towards them. Letting a stranger take the reins of your career search can feel unsettling to some people but working with a recruiter has TONs of benefits! LPC Personnel has been operating in the staffing and recruiting industry for over 30 years, […]

Temp-to-Hire vs Direct Hire: Which is Right for Me?

If you are looking for a new job, you have probably come across terms such as ‘temp-to-hire’ and ‘direct hire’ in job postings. While there are subtle differences between the two, their true meaning can be somewhat confusing to job seekers.   Traditionally, direct hire sounds like the smarter choice, because ‘temporary work’ can often […]

5 Tips to Find and Hire Food Manufacturing Employees

The food manufacturing industry is thriving. However, finding skilled talent to fill open positions in the industry can sometimes be a challenge. As of August 2018, there were 508,000 open jobs in U.S manufacturing. While this job growth is positive, it also indicates that finding candidates with the right skills to fill these jobs could […]

How a Strong Logistics Team Improves Your Bottom Line

With online shopping and an expectation of quick delivery becoming the new norm, businesses need to step up in order to meet customer demands. Business owners know that in order to keep their customers happy, they must deliver exceptional customer service and an unbeatable experience.   So, how do you make sure this happens? You […]

The Best Questions to Ask When Hiring Customer Service Reps

As a business owner, you know that hardworking and productive customer service reps contribute to your company’s success. They speak with your customers and help solve any problems they might be experiencing. They help you achieve company goals and represent your business in a positive and professional manner. However, there may be times where you […]

The 5 Skills to Look for When Hiring Construction Workers

Construction jobs are projected to grow by 12% from now until 2026. The industry is already a major contributor to the U.S economy, yet the need for new workers will continue to heighten. In order to keep up with this growth, construction managers will need to build skilled construction crews so they can complete projects […]

Can You Really Trust Your Staffing Agency?

The staffing market is booming, with thousands of candidates across the U.S. being matched with great positions daily. However, some candidates are still wary of working with a recruiter during their job search. Understandingly, welcoming a new person into a critical time of your life can be a nerve-wracking experience. How do you know whether […]