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Member Profile: Goodwill Staffing Services, Macon, Georgia

May 14, 2015 No Comments by

As a training and employment resource to job seekers and businesses in Middle Georgia and South Carolina, Goodwill Staffing Services complements Goodwill’s Job Connection Centers and helps Helms College culinary students earn while they learn. Meet Diane Wall, who discusses their market positioning and highlights their recent success managing a high-volume “surge” staffing request.  

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Blue Jacket extends reach in northeast Indiana

May 08, 2015 No Comments by

Member Blue Jacket in Ft. Wayne, Indiana combines a 4-week, 60-hour Career Academy with job placement through Opportunity Staffing to help job seekers with criminal histories and other barriers achieve employment success. Career Academy students focus on learning soft skills, job search and money management, and are required to meet high standards for punctuality and […]

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Millionair Club Charity finds strong demand for new staffing services

Apr 29, 2015 No Comments by

Congratulations to member Millionair Club Charity (MCC) in Seattle on their solid start-up! Just seven months in, MCC’s staffing business is on track to bill $1.2 million dollars in its first year. MCC’s largest customer is Delaware North’s Seattle Sportservice, a food service contractor that generates about 40% of total revenue. Services to light industrial […]

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OSHA Temporary Worker Initiative Issues Two New Guidances

Apr 08, 2015 No Comments by

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued two new guidance bulletins as part of its Temporary Worker Initiative, which focuses on staffing agencies’ and host employers’ shared responsibility for temporary worker safety and health on the job. One new guidance addresses requirements for providing and ensuring proper use of personal protective equipment. The […]

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WorkSquare ‘West’ opens in Los Angeles

Mar 25, 2015 No Comments by

Congratulations to WorkSquare ‘West,’ now open for business as a licensed branch of WorkSquare in Miami, Florida, a Certified B Corp established in 2008. The Los Angeles branch is led by Natasha White, founder of Affecting Change, Inc., a nonprofit that provides job readiness training and other supportive services to people with diverse barriers to […]

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