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Celebrating Administrative Professionals Day on April 26!

Posted on: April 13, 2017

According to the International Association of Administrative Professionals, there are now more than 22 million administrative and office support professionals working in the United States. To honor all the work these individuals do every day, we will celebrate Administrative Professionals…

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Real Stories of Manufacturing Careers: The Position of Machine Operator

Posted on: March 28, 2017

When a person is hired for a position in manufacturing, they are entering a career full of opportunity for growth and advancement. Last January, we spoke with Jonathan Camp about his responsibilities as a line setter and what he enjoyed…

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Keys to Success in Today’s Job Market: Flexibility, Reliability & Dedication

Posted on: March 13, 2017

“We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.” –Jesse Owens, a track-and-field Olympic legend and 1976 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. While,…

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Our Morganton Team Offers Words of Advice for the Workplace

Posted on: March 2, 2017

From acing the job interview to connecting with coworkers on the first day of work, a little preparation can go a long way in setting yourself up for success in a new workplace. Everyone on our team is committed to…

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Spotlight On: Balfour Education Center

Posted on: February 21, 2017

When it comes to being poised for success in today’s workforce, the earlier students can learn valuable and practical skills, the better. The 160 full-time students currently enrolled at Balfour Education Center aren’t attending your typical high school. While they…

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It’s Not Quite Your Older Brother’s Manufacturing Anymore: And That’s Good News!

Posted on: January 31, 2017

By David Modaff, President of Friday Staffing We are proud to say that Friday Staffing placed 2,099 workers in jobs across Western North Carolina in 2016, with the majority of these positions in the manufacturing industry. We hear all the…

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Real Stories of Manufacturing Careers: The Assembly Job

Posted on: January 17, 2017

Have you been considering a new career in manufacturing, but are worried that a lack of industrial work experience will keep you from being hired? Keep reading! At Friday Staffing, we’ve found that an entry-level assembly job is a great…

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‘Tis the Season: Give Yourself the Gift of a New Job

Posted on: December 27, 2016

Ready for a career change in 2017? If you have been wanting to make a change in your life or have been unhappy in your current position, now is the time to start looking. Lots of employers in Western North…

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The Working Interview: What to Expect & How to Make the Most of It

Posted on: December 14, 2016

An interview gives an employer the opportunity to learn more about an applicant’s skills and previous work experience. While this type of traditional one-on-one interview offers an important chance to make a good first impression, it does not give a…

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Friday Staffing is Hiring a Director of First Impressions

Posted on: November 30, 2016

Did you know that you only have seven seconds to make a good first impression? At Friday Staffing, we believe in the importance of making a great first impression, especially when applying for a job. A smile, eye contact, and…

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