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Stress: A Silent Killer in the Workplace

Posted on: April 6, 2018

More of us will die of a stress-related condition than from infection or old age.1   A young lady confidently walked around the room with a raised glass of water while explaining stress management to an audience. Everybody expected her to ask, ‘half…

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How to Work with Imperfect People

Posted on: February 22, 2018

 “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”   Like most people, I spent my entire career working for and with other people. As I retired and left corporate America, it occurred to me…

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Meet Our New Operations Manager, Theresa McDowell!

Posted on: January 2, 2018

The position of Operations Manager is crucial for any business to run smoothly and efficiently. While responsibilities vary depending on the size and purpose of the company, Operations Managers generally work behind-the-scenes to oversee the company’s production of goods or…

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Welcome 2018! Thank You, Eblen Charities

Posted on: December 15, 2017

For many, the holiday season is a time for joy and gatherings with family and friends. For others, however, it can be a difficult season of financial hardships, grief, or health concerns. We feel so fortunate to be part of…

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Happy 25th Anniversary, Continental! Thank You for Bringing More Jobs to WNC

Posted on: October 21, 2017

In 1992, when Continental Corporation’s Morganton (NC) operation opened its facility doors, it was an exciting day in Burke County. Over the years, Continental has hired many WNC residents and helped them reach their professional goals. On October 17, 2017,…

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Behind the Scenes at Friday’s: 5 Things Every Applicant Should Know

Posted on: October 11, 2017

Getting a new job should be easy. At Friday Staffing, we want to help remove any obstacles that can come between qualified applicants and a perfect new position. Our team of Staffing Generalists, Directors of First Impressions, Staffing Coordinators, and…

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Career Goals: How One Welding Student Earns Degree and a Paycheck

Posted on: September 29, 2017

At Friday Staffing, we are always excited to help people find opportunities to grow personally and professionally. Oftentimes, the people we match with jobs are hoping to split their time between school and work so they can earn a degree…

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The Past, Present & Future of Friday Staffing

Posted on: September 18, 2017

For nearly four decades, Friday Staffing has been bringing the right people to the right job—every time. As the premier employment solutions provider for Western North Carolina, we are committed to helping people reach their professional goals—whether that’s assisting them…

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Staffing Generalist Kelsey Maxwell’s Top Three Tips for a Successful First Week on the Job

Posted on: September 1, 2017

For several years now, Kelsey Maxwell has been helping people find the perfect job. As Friday Staffing’s newest Staffing Generalist, she has quickly honed her talent for matching candidates’ skillsets with the needs of client companies. Moving to Western North…

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When a Great Temporary Job Becomes Permanent

Posted on: August 16, 2017

At Friday Staffing, our greatest joy is placing people in jobs they love. We’ve heard from so many employees we’ve helped that they are thriving in their new careers and feel part of a wonderful work family. If you apply…

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