Temporary Staffing & Employment Blog

Why Labor For Hire is More Than Just a Temp Agency

Why Labor For Hire is Right For Your Needs When you must fill skilled labor jobs, you need more than just a temp agency in Florida. For construction jobs, plumbing, welding, and other trades, you need to trust new hires with equipment, responsibilities, and the safety of your crew. Labor for Hire doesn’t simply pair [...]

By |December 15th, 2017|

The Pros and Cons of Hiring Temporary Employees

Pros and Cons of Hiring Temporary Employees Is hiring temp employees through a South Florida hiring agency worth it? There are advantages and disadvantages to consider. Temp employees can help your business bridge growth and offer you a chance to “try out” employees before you bring them on in a more permanent way. Of course, [...]

By |December 8th, 2017|

High Paying In-Demand Labor Jobs

What Are Some High Paying In-Demand Labor Jobs While opportunities abound now, we expect to see a boom in-demand labor jobs & especially skilled jobs in the coming years. The average age of skilled laborers is also increasing, meaning that folks will soon be retiring and leaving openings for younger people who are just now coming up in [...]

By |November 30th, 2017|

Tips for Finding Carpentry Jobs During The Holiday Season

Tips for Finding Carpentry Jobs In the trades, work ebbs and flows. After a typically busy summer and fall, carpentry jobs tend to ebb more than flow around the holidays. Not the most opportune time! So how can you turn the tides and find carpentry jobs & work this season?   Get started early. Plan [...]

By |November 22nd, 2017|

What to Do as Your Temp Job Ends

What Should You Do When Your Temp Job Is Ending We live in an economy with a great deal of freelance and temp jobs. For the most part, the days of working 40 years to retirement at one business are gone. That means that part of the work we all do has to be setting [...]

By |November 8th, 2017|

Employees of the Month – October 2017

CARLOS DE LA VEGA – LAKE WORTH BRANCH Carlos has been with us for many years.  He works all our special events, always earns a repeat and is very punctual. We are lucky to have him on our team. Thanks for your dedication Carlos!     ASHLEY STRAWDER – HOLLYWOOD BRANCH Ashley is a fantastic [...]

By |November 8th, 2017|

Ways to Improve Hiring Process for Construction Workers

Improving the Hiring Process for Construction Workers There are a lot of mistakes contractors can make when seeking to fill jobs. Experienced construction workers for hire aren't always as plentiful as you'd like, and so it becomes easy to make concessions that risk the quality of your work. Here are some tips that can help [...]

By |October 30th, 2017|

How to Find Qualified Skilled Labor

Find Qualified Skilled Labor A strange phenomenon has gripped the construction industry. Despite the unemployment rate, it is often challenging to find the right worker for the right job. There's a shortage of skilled labor for hire in the industry. The average age of skilled workers is 55, forcing us to face the reality that [...]

By |October 27th, 2017|

How Hurricanes Impact Construction Jobs

Construction Jobs After A Hurricane Hurricane Irma caused a great deal of damage to Florida. Winds and flooding were severe. They upended people's lives and destroyed both homes and businesses. Yet in the wake of a natural disaster, there also comes opportunity. History says that construction jobs will see a spike, but this will take [...]

By |October 26th, 2017|

Employees of the Month – September 2017

RICHARD HEIM – LAKE WORTH BRANCH Richard is always the first person at the office, ready to dive into whatever work is available. We’ve never had a complaint or problem and he always earns a repeat. Since he has never missed a day, we know we can count on Richard! GREGORY WATTS – HOLLYWOOD BRANCH [...]

By |October 13th, 2017|