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Best of the Best: Why PHR Is The Best Staffing Choice in Polk County

When you are seeking a service, regardless of what kind, chances are you want the best.  Whether that be the best mechanic in your town, the best restaurant in your area, or the best childcare provider in your neighborhood, you want to make sure you are getting top-quality and the most “bang for your buck”.  This same concept applies to…

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Interview Blues: Why Is A Job Interview So Awkward?

If you’re starting out 2017 with a job hunt, or are ready to make a change in your current career status, interviews are likely in your future.  While the searching and application process for positions is difficult, the interview phase is by far the most intimidating for many candidates.  After all, you feel as if you are “on trial” and…

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Faux Pas Fails: Mistakes to Avoid on Your Job Hunt

If you are on the hunt for a new job, chances are you’ve spent time looking into ways to impress a new boss, how to “snag” the best employment offers, or how to get noticed by the HR staff.  However, something equally important to focus on are mistakes to avoid during your search for a new position. Potential employers and/or…

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New Year, New You? Change Things Up in 2017

With only two days left in 2016, many people are looking forward to the coming year with anticipation. However, if you are currently unemployed, or you are underemployed an work is a constant strain for you, the looming year ahead might bring more apprehension than excitement.  This is the time of year when we take time to sit down and…

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How to Be A Successful Networker

In today’s work force, networking is a key term used liberally, but if you aren’t familiar with what it actually means, you could be missing out on valuable career opportunities for your business. Networking is essentially connecting with other businesses owners as well as community figures (those in leadership or key roles) on levels such as involvement in your town…

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Christmas Is Over…Now What?

The Christmas holiday is behind us, and as we look toward the New Year next week, we realize that many people here in Polk County are facing 2017 with uncertainty due to unemployment or underemployment.  Not only does this situation make it difficult to cope with day-to-day life, but it also makes planning for the future much harder, and if…

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A “Hazy” Topic: Smoking at Work And How to Handle It

Smoking is a “hot” topic (no pun intended) in today’s work force.  Since laws regarding smoking on the job vary widely from state to state, here in Central Florida it can be a little confusing as to what is or isn’t allowed for smokers and non-smokers alike.  If you are a smoker, it can be daunting to bring up the…

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Life of the Party: 3 Games to Make Your Holiday Party A Hit

Christmas is almost here, and as you are gearing up for the big day, you might be facing the possibility of a holiday party at work.  As a “newbie” in the work environment, you might end up being picked as a host/hostess and it can be overwhelming to brainstorm a menu, grocery list, and entertainment for the evening.  Additionally, if…

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Naughty or Nice? Checking Your List Twice Before Your Job Hunt

As Christmas approaches this week, you may be gearing up for more than just festivities and gifts.  If you are currently unemployed, Christmas is the time when you are desperately hoping for employment to help cover the additional expenses of the season.  When preparing for your job hunt, it can be difficult to remember the details of preparation, and you…

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Never Stop Learning: Continuing Your Education After You’ve Landed The Job

So you’ve finally landed the new job you were searching for?  We are thrilled for you, and if you used PHR Staffing Solutions to find your way to your perfect position, we thank you for trusting us to help you.  Now that you’re employed and have broken into the work force and/or field you wanted, you should be all set,…

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