Proactive approach to rising wages improves quality, performance

Feb 26, 2019 No Comments by

Across the US, wage rates are rising as cities and states pass new minimum wage laws and large firms voluntarily increase pay rates to attract talent in tight labor markets. The benefit to workers is clear but may be less obvious to many businesses. Higher minimum wages boost local spending, expand the labor pool, and […]

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Goodwill Staffing grows pipeline of temp-to-hire talent

Dec 10, 2018 No Comments by

Looking ahead to the new year, Alliance member Goodwill Staffing Services in Middle Georgia is positioned to focus solely on making temp-to-hire and direct hire placements with external employer clients. Internal staffing services for its Goodwill parent, formerly a sizable portion of business revenues, have been shifted to Goodwill’s Human Resources Department. Vice President of […]

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Municipal contracts boost ASOs’ impact

Dec 14, 2017 No Comments by

Members GoodTemps in Muskegon, Michigan and WorkSquare in Miami, Florida have added significant new business in 2017 servicing multi-year staffing contracts with their respective City and County governments. GoodTemps’ three-year contract with the City of Muskegon has added over 100 new positions and generated over $1 million in new revenue, staffing the City’s L.C. Walker […]

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Goodwill’s new training lab meets staffing demand for certified cable installers

Nov 20, 2017 No Comments by

The Goodwill Career and Technical Academy at Goodwill Industries of Central Texas in Austin has opened a BISCI-certified training lab to meet growing demand for low-voltage wiring and cable installers in their region. Goodwill Staffing places the new graduates and is thrilled to be serving this industry, which pays high starting wages, offers strong advancement […]

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Goodwill Temps opens in Jacksonville, Florida

Oct 20, 2017 No Comments by

Congratulations to Goodwill of North Florida on their launch of Goodwill Temps in Jacksonville! The staffing enterprise has initially begun making internal placements within Goodwill and is finalizing contracts with its first two commercial accounts. Leah Lynch, Vice President of Career Services at Goodwill of North Florida, has led the development of the new venture, […]

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