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CornerStone Staffing says, “People are the Most Valuable Resource in Business.”

CornerStone Staffing, a local family-owned recruiting and staffing agency, has been recognized for the second year in a row as one of the Best Places to Work by the Dallas Business Journal. CornerStone Staffing knows that recruiting great talent is only half the secret to success. Retaining great talent is just as important. A great… Read more »

Don’t Overlook Your Company’s Most Valuable Resource!

While turnover can be an unfortunate side-effect of doing business, when a pattern starts to emerge that more people are leaving than starting, you may have a problem on your hands. If you ignore your employees or don’t work hard to retain them, you may find yourself in a position to consistently replace even your… Read more »

Reentering the Workforce? Don’t Make these Mistakes

There are so many reasons someone might leave the workforce and decide to return again in the future. Regardless of why, if you’re in that position, there may be a few things you don’t realize you’re doing wrong. Even the smallest mistakes can snowball before you’re able to course correct, so to avoid these issues… Read more »

6 Smart Ways to Fuel Employee Productivity

Employee productivity is the cornerstone of your company’s success. When your team is distracted, unengaged, or dissatisfied, their performance can impact not only your products and services but infect the rest of your team. As a manager, it is important that you keep your staff happy and engaged throughout the year. Here are six ways… Read more »

How to Find a Great Call Center Job in DFW

It can seem, on paper, that finding a job within a call center is an easy prospect. There are always companies looking for customer service representatives to work on the phones. But the more you look, the more you realize that some jobs aren’t exactly what you were expecting. So how do you find a… Read more »

Should You Be Looking for a “Job” or Something Better in the Gig Economy?

You’ve probably heard a lot about the gig economy. While the concept has been with us a very long time, it has been gaining popularity since the recession began to correct itself in the last decade. The idea behind the gig economy is to accept shorter term jobs, freelance projects, or engage in forms of… Read more »

5 Motivational Quotes for Your Career

Do you ever feel like you need a motivational boost for your career path? If you’re wondering whether or not you’re on the right track, it can be helpful to hear other people’s encouragement. Here are five motivational quotes that can be used as empowering mantras at any stage of your career. Consider these when… Read more »

Boring Candidates? Boring Job Descriptions Might Be Why

Do you find it hard to stifle a yawn when looking at new resumes or interviewing candidates for your open positions? It may not be a lack of energy in the local talent pool causing this to happen. Boring candidates can be a result of boring job descriptions attracting the wrong personality types to your… Read more »

Resume Mistakes that Cost You the IT Job

There is a lot of competition in the world of information technology. Which is why you need to stand out from the crowd when looking for a new IT position. But there are some common mistakes that IT candidates make on their resume that not only don’t help them stand out but will cause recruiters… Read more »

What Else Does a Staffing Agency Provide?

We imagine you’ve arrived here at this blog post because you’re wondering what exactly a staffing agency can do for you and your company. Sure, you know that you can contact an agency when you need temporary or temp to hire employees to staff open positions or help with projects in your business. But is… Read more »