Express Employment Professionals and Volunteers Help Fight Hunger

On Saturday, June 11, more than 235 Express Employment Professionals offices from California to North Carolina to Canada came together at local food banks and pantries across North America to help fight hunger—a growing epidemic that impacts millions of people in the U.S., Canada and around the world every day. Offices spent time working and […]

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New Poll Shows Canada’s Unemployed are Increasingly Stuck

The State of Canada’s Unemployed-Third Annual National Survey: 36% Have Given Up Looking for a Job Express Employment Professionals recently released the third annual State of the Unemployed national survey which shows Canada’s unemployed are increasingly stuck-with difficulty getting interviews and work. Canada’s unemployed are now out of work for an average of 16 months, compared […]

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New Poll Explores Plight of Unemployed in the U.S.

Express Employment Professionals recently released results from a new Harris Poll of unemployed Americans, which, for the third year in a row, shows that a significant number of Americans have completely given up looking for work. Many, 83%, also believe the U.S. economic system benefits the rich. This year’s survey indicates that unemployment is becoming a chronic […]

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The Results Are In: Nearly Half of Businesses Haven’t Prepared for the Generational Shift

In our recent monthly poll, we asked our readers how their companies are preparing for a generational shift in the workforce, and nearly half may not be ready for the ensuing change. With 46% of the votes, “we haven’t prepared for a generational shift” was the number one answer, followed by “created a mentoring program […]

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Survey Shows Wages Flat

Upward Job Market Trends and Mixed Outlook for Future Recession Express Employment Professionals recently released results from a survey of businesses on the state of the job market, revealing a majority of small and medium-sized businesses believe wages will be stagnant over the short-term. Respondents were asked whether they expect wages in their respective markets […]

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Branding by Giving Back: The Business of Doing Good

Being a good steward in the local community is no longer a nicety, but a necessity to be successful in the current business environment. In fact, many companies are branding their business with the mentality of “doing good for others,” and putting an emphasis on corporate citizenship as an identity that not only fulfills an […]

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Millennial Social Values

Express Employment Professionals recently teamed up with the School of Media and Strategic Communications at Oklahoma State University (OSU) in Stillwater, OK, to conduct research about Millennials and their attitudes toward the American Dream. Also known as “Gen Y,” Millennials were born between 1979 and 1995 and make up 30% of the population. As they […]

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