Job References: What Job Seekers Need to Know

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You got the interview, and you’re perfect for the job. The only thing you need are references. But then you think…maybe they won’t ask. Or if they do, maybe they won’t call them. Think again. Today’s job seekers can bank on the fact that a prospective employer will request references – and call them. In… Read more »

Ergonomics: Wellness in the Workplace

  Can the position of your stapler have an impact on your health? Absolutely. Designers and engineers concerned with workplace ergonomics understand how the things we do every day in our jobs impact our long term health. Ergonomic experts work across industries with labor and health and safety organizations to optimize workplaces to prevent pain,… Read more »

Bonney Staffing Has Moved to a New Portsmouth, NH Location!

Bigger, Centrally-Located Space Makes Room for Growth Bonney Staffing Center, Inc. is excited to announce that we’ve moved to a brand new location at 767 Islington Street in Portsmouth, New Hampshire! The move marks the company’s continued growth in the southern New Hampshire and northern Massachusetts markets. A bigger, better space will help us to… Read more »

Labor Market Trends Bring New Hiring Landscape to Northern New England

In Northern New England, a dramatically tighter labor market and low unemployment rate is changing the hiring landscape for the region’s employers. Falling unemployment claims mirrored by lower labor participation rates reveal numbers that haven’t been seen in the region for several years. The trend promises to have lingering implications for employers and job seekers… Read more »

NEW Bonney Staffing Branch in Rockland, Maine is Open!

Introducing Bonney’s Newest Office! Bonney Staffing is excited to announce a new Branch Office in Rockland, Maine! We now have a permanent location on the coast to help better provide job placement and employer services from Waldoboro to Belfast, and everywhere in-between. Our customers know we have the passion and experience for reliable, high quality… Read more »

Workplace Lessons Star Wars Can Teach Us in 2016

Ready to Take Your Job by Storm? The Force is with You. There is no better time to manage workplace foibles, improve office morale, and reflect on the health of co-worker relations than the clean slate of a brand new year. Was 2015 was less than galactic? One way to learn from past mistakes is… Read more »

7 Simple Rules for Being a Better Coworker

Staffing Specialists Reveal Their Best Tips for the Workplace Are you a trusted partner in the workplace? If you’re sensing it isn’t just your cologne that’s making coworkers steer clear of your cubicle, it might be time to examine your workplace reputation. A single workplace misstep, if done repeatedly, can send you down the wrong… Read more »

The Video Resume

Today’s Hiring Tool for Savvy Job Seekers For employers and job placement agencies, online applications have long been the norm, and now, communication via video is more common than ever before. The video resume – a video recorded remotely and sent to a hiring manager to support a job application – can be an important… Read more »

Bonney Goes “Above and Beyond” for Veterans

Bonney Staffing Recognized at Veterans’ Conference, Joins Maine’s Hire-A-Vet Campaign Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Chair Emeritus, Rob Carmichael (Brig. General retired) presents Donna Dumond and Robert Traill of Bonney Staffing with an ESGR Above and Beyond Award this past September. Bonney Staffing was recognized for exemplary employment assistance with military affiliated… Read more »

Are You Risking Job Burnout?

Every job has its ups and downs. But sometimes the downs last longer than they should. If your work environment is chaotic, demanding, unrewarding, or monotonous, and it’s been that way for months or even years, the trouble may not be your state of mind. It’s very likely you’re burned out. Workplace burnout is a… Read more »