Alternative Staffing Model

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New Member Juanita Johnson, Advance Memphis

May 29, 2015 No Comments by

The Alliance welcomes new member Advance Memphis Staffing in Memphis, Tennessee. Launched in 2009, the staffing enterprise is a for-profit business of Advance Memphis, a faith-based nonprofit that helps residents in one of Tennessee’s poorest zip codes become economically self-sufficient. The staffing business got its start when a local executive at a large manufacturing firm […]

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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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