News from the Valley Industrial Association membership breakfast

Dawn and I both enjoyed representing Frank’s Employment at the 2014 general membership breakfast for the Valley Industrial Association.  A delicious buffet breakfast provided by the Q Center, networking opportunities with other professionals in business and industry, as well as plenty of information about initiatives and opportunities in the central Fox Valley area.  Here are… Read more »

Chamber of Commerce luncheon – insights from Peter Roskam

Craig Frank attended the federal legislative update luncheon today, sponsored by the St. Charles and Geneva Chambers of Commerce.  A great opportunity to interact with other business leaders, as well as enjoying the meal at Hilton Gardens. Representative Peter Roskam spoke at the event, with comments focused on how more might be accomplished in Washington… Read more »

AFK for our staff this week!

A busy week ahead for our staff, even with the upcoming end-of-summer holiday. Craig will attend the Federal Legislative Update luncheon on Tuesday, sponsored by the St Charles Chamber of Commerce. Peter Roskam, Representative for the 6th Congressional District, will be the featured speaker. Dawn and Elyse will attend the Valley Industrial Association membership breakfast… Read more »

Interview tips for small employers

Interviewing approaches and question content are as diverse these days as the employers and employees hiring! A local employer recently asked how to approach their interview with a prospective employee. Since they have long-term staff (with tenures averaging 10 years or more), they don’t hire very often ~ and hence, don’t interview very often. We… Read more »

3 Tips on social networking and business – KDHRA luncheon

Helen Mikulski and Julie Belloli (of The Management Association of Illinois) brought a lively and informative presentation on “Social Networking and Presence” to our October luncheon yesterday for the Kane DuPage HR Association. Top 3 tips: 90-9-1 Rule. 90% of people on social networking sites are passively present, viewing your business content but not actively… Read more »