Advance is back with a brand new mission!

  Stop, Sanitize, and Listen! Advance is back with a brand new mission.   This scarf fits on us tightly We sanitize daily and nightly   Will we ever stop?!? Hell no!   Getting to the point, to the point I’m makin’ Come get a job before they all takin’   Advance is hiring daily!… Read More »

What Types of PPE Do You Need for Your Workplace?

Personal protective equipment (PPE) ensures that your employees are as safe as possible when they perform potentially dangerous tasks. Often, it limits their exposure to hazards or mitigates the impact of an accident, reducing the worker’s odds of injury, illness, or even death. Determining which kind of PPE your workplace needs is often a relatively… Read More »

How to Make Your Temporary Employees Feel Like Part of the “Big Picture”

When you want your team to flourish, engagement is critical. While many companies go above and beyond to ensure their permanent staff is motivated to succeed, that level of attention isn’t always paid to temporary employees. As a result, your contingent workforce might not feel like a part of the “big picture,” and that can… Read More »

Is It Time to Consider Untapped Candidate Pools?

The hiring landscape is challenging. Many companies struggle to find the top talent they need, mainly if it involves an in-demand skill that’s in short supply. Usually, turning to your typical candidate pool isn’t the way to go. If it didn’t generate great results last time, there’s a decent chance it doesn’t connect with the… Read More »

Who Qualifies for a Machine Maintenance Position?

If you enjoy working on machinery and equipment, working in a machine maintenance position might seem ideal. Often, you’ll spend your shift managing routine upkeep, troubleshooting malfunctions, and handling critical fixes. Keeping the machinery up and running is your primary goal, one that can be incredibly rewarding. But, if you want to land a machine… Read More »

Happy 10th Anniversary, Tara Robinson!

  To celebrate Tara Robinson’s 10th year with The Advance Group, we sat down with her for a Q & A session.  Here are a few highlights to enjoy:   Q: What charity do you support? A: Covenant House provides housing and supportive services to youth facing homelessness.  Incorporated in 1972, Covenant House has been… Read More »

Continuing Employee Education Is a Simple Perk You Need to Offer

Many companies struggle to justify continuing education for their employees, causing them not to offer the opportunity. As a line item, it doesn’t appear to positively impact revenue, leading many businesses to underestimate the value of this kind of training. That can be a severe mistake. Continuing employee education is incredibly beneficial, both to the… Read More »

5 Skills All Quality Control Jobs Require

All jobs require specific skill sets. If you want to thrive in a quality control position, you need to bring the right capabilities to the table. Regardless of the industry, most QA employees have to shine in specific areas. If you want to make sure your skillset is up to the task, here are five… Read More »

Background Checks Have Changed in 2020: What’s New?

The background check landscaping is changing. Many states and cities are creating new rules regarding what employers can and can’t do. Failing to follow the laws typically comes with some pretty severe consequences, both legally and financially. As a result, it’s critical to keep an eye on what’s new when it comes to background checks,… Read More »