TERRA Staffing Group Names Tacoma "Branch of the Quarter" for Q1

Congratulations to TERRA’s Tacoma Office for being named “Branch of the Quarter” for first quarter. The award, based on achieving sales, quality, profitability, and service delivery targets, was given at the company’s quarterly meeting held Wednesday afternoon. “I’m proud of…

Five Reasons Why a Temporary Position is a Great Option for Your Next Job

Seeking employment? Have you considered contract or temporary work? People have a tendency to look down on temporary work. They say they want a “real” job. Well, not only is a temporary position “real”, it is a great option for…

Social Media Dos and Don’ts for Job Seekers

These days hiring professionals see you before they see you. That's right. Many employers are using social media as a screening tool to determine fit. So your online activity could be the reason you get, or don’t get, the job!…

The Bright Side of a Bad Job

If you currently find yourself in a position you hate, look on the bright side. "There is no bright side," you might argue. Take a deep breath and hold that thought. While it may sometimes feel that way, the fact…

The Truth About Staffing Agency Interviews

If you are under the impression that an interview with a staffing firm isn't a “real” interview, think again. Not only is it very real, the misconception that it isn't could negatively impact your job search. Here’s why: Staffing companies are well-connected. …

Optimize Your Job Search – Follow These Prime Rules

by Jez Martinez Applying for jobs online can often times feel as if you’re sending your resume off into a black hole.  Was your resume received? Will you be called in for an interview? Did anyone even look at your…