Employers admit rejecting applicants based on online information By Justin Thompson, CareerBuilder Writer A new study released by online reputation manager Reppler revealed that 91 percent of recruiters screen applicants via social networks, with 76 percent reporting that they view a candidate’s Facebook profile. With the pending implementation of the new timeline profiles, candidates are probably […]
By Kaitlin Madden, CareerBuilder Writer There’s no question that job searching gets harder after 50. Although age discrimination is illegal, that doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist. Many employers have preconceived notions about older workers. Among the most common: Their salaries are high, their energy is low and they’re not up-to-date on the latest technologies. “Recruiters and […]
Justin Thompson, CareerBuilder Writer It seems everyone has an opinion on what a résumé should contain, how many pages it should be and how it should be formatted. So as we enter into a new year, what are the universally agreed-upon elements that are in, and which ones are now passé? Here are some of […]
Can I Dock Employees for Inclement Weather Days? By Michael Kelsheimer As winter approaches and those of us in the Dallas area wonder if we are in for a repeat of last year’s snow storms, employers may start thinking about those days they probably had to close around the time of the Superbowl. They may […]
Insomnia, the most common sleep complaint among Americans, means “no sleep” in Latin. And as the definition implies, people with insomnia may not only have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep, they may also not feel refreshed or restored upon waking. It’s an extremely common problem, with up to 40% of Americans suffering symptoms of […]
Please join us in wishing Angela a very Happy Birthday! Angela is a Staffing Coordinator for Burnett’s Staffing in our Las Colinas Office and as you can see, she is busy at work! Angela is a fabulous woman and a great friend and collegue and we wish her another successful and productive year with us! Special wishes Angela from your Burnett’s Staffing […]
Please join us in wishing Jade a Happy Birthday. Jade is a Staffing Coordinator for Burnett’s Staffing in our Las Colinas Office and we wish her a successful year with us! Special wishes Jade from your Burnett’s Staffing family!
Everyday we are exposed to an abundance of toxins. The body has the innate ability to detoxify, however, it struggles to keep up the demands of detoxification due to the multitude of toxins encountered on a daily basis. Among these toxins are daily consumption of processed foods, fast foods, medications, cleaning products, solvents, many environmental […]
By Alina Dizik, Special to CareerBuilder Still gunning for that corner office? First you’ve got to learn how to work in your company’s cubicle farm. Not sure how to navigate the unspoken rules to be the perfect cubicle dweller? Here, experts weigh in on the 10 commandments: Focus and refocus Because of the possibility for constant […]
We’ve all pondered quitting our jobs. But unfortunately, for many people the choice is not that easy. After all, having a job means earning a paycheck. But what if that paycheck barely pays enough to cover your bills and expenses? It’s common for workers to think they aren’t paid enough and for various reasons, says […]
Congratulations to Amber – one of our many dedicated candidates! Recently, Amber completed her Temp-to-Hire assignment and was hired as full time employee! Another successful match was made through Burnett’s Staffing, which is always cause to celebrate, so Bethany stopped by to see Amber and her Manager Jim to present her with a “shining star”! The entire staff would like to thank this client for giving […]
We are overjoyed to share the news… In a private ceremony on Friday, October 14th, Heather and her sweetheart Lance joined their lives together in marriage. Heather works in Business Development for Burnett’s Staffing, Inc. and we wish Heather and Lance our very best as they begin their journey together. Congratulations Mr. and Mrs. Lance Allred!
Congratulations to six of our dedicated candidates – Ashleigh, Nicole, Tiffany, Maira, Stephanie and Tiffany! All of our candidates completed their Temp-to-Hire assignment and were hired as full time employees! Six more successful matches were made through Burnett’s Staffing so Bethany went on “star patrol” to meet up with all our candidates to present them with a “shining star”! The entire staff would like to thank our clients for […]
Are you tired and hungry all the time…and gaining weight like crazy? Could you be starving yourself to death eating too much while over exhausted? What might really be going on…plus 7 foods that help you gain energy! Follow this link to read the full article by Rhonda A. McKinney, Certified Nutritionist: http://articles.healthrealizations.com/HealthySolutions/2011/10/17/Are-You-Tired-and-Hungry-All-the-Time.aspx www.healthysolutionstoday.com
Congratulations to Louzatic – one of our many dedicated candidates! Recently, Louzatic completed her Temp-to-Hire assignment and was hired as full time employee! Another successful match was made through Burnett’s Staffing, which is always cause to celebrate, so Rita stopped by to see Louzatic to present her with a “shining star”! The entire staff would like to thank this client for giving us […]