Troy and Roscoe WIN the Alternative Staffing “Share the Love” Photo Contest

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We had countless entries for our Alternative Staffing “Share the Love” photo contest. To celebrate the loving month of February we asked our Facebook fans to send us photos of them and their beloved pets. Alternative Staffing Owner, Jan Cappellini, is an avid dog lover. So another contest where she could check out photos of all… Read more »

5 Common Mistakes you are making with your email signature

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Did you know that your email sign off can make a lasting impression? 2015 New Year’s Resolution: Create a relevant and unique email signature! Read the Alternative Staffing tips on how to maximize the readability on your email signature: Images in your signature – A lot of people have images in their signature, whether it is a… Read more »

Put your plan into place for temporary holiday staffing

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The holidays are a busy time for everyone in the business world. Whether your organization is a service, product, retail, or industry, the volume of work can be high during the holidays. To keep up with the business demand and alleviate some stress off of employees, temporary workers can be a successful fix. To get… Read more »

Keep up Christmas Cheer for employees working holiday shifts

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The staffing industry never rests, even during the holidays. So the A-team at Alternative Staffing understands the stresses of having employees work during the holidays. But how do you keep up company morale when employee have to work holiday shifts? While smaller companies can’t afford to give hefty bonuses, there are other ways to treat… Read more »

Don’t Stifle Your Business With Dependent Leadership

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The Staffing Stream published a recent article, “Avoiding Dependent Leadership” with tips on how do do just that. Oftentimes leaders try to have their hands in every project, which spreads themselves too thin. We’ve all been there when we think to ourselves, wouldn’t it just be easier if I did this myself. Wrong. As a… Read more »

Veterans Get the Job Done – Happy Veterans Day

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Darren Hicks, a writer at the Staffing Stream, wrote a recent article about how hiring veterans are a hot topic. Of course, the person being hired shouldn’t be hired simply based on whether they are a veteran or not. But if the job fits, and that person is a veteran, there is a great chance… Read more »

Websites are the new first impression

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First impressions mean everything. Your website is the first impression of your business, so why not make it great? Having a credible website is a must and will help instill trust in those who visit it. Because, let’s face it, people don’t trust a poorly built website. A website is one of the most important,… Read more »

Alternative Staffing Sponsors North Charleston Rotary Roundball Classic

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Alternative Staffing is pleased to be the Game Day sponsor of the 22nd North Charleston Rotary Roundball Classic. As the premier Boys Basketball Tournament in the Lowcountry, the Roundball Classic will bring together 16 local and nationally recognized teams to compete. This event not only boasts some of the best high school talent in the… Read more »

How to have a successful coffee meeting with a potential mentor

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One of the best things to have in your professional career is a mentor (or a few). Sure, you have a few people that you admire and aspire to be like, but you would never reach out to them. Think again. It is important to put yourself out there and network. Sitting on the couch… Read more »