Celebrating 60 years: thank you from Dawn

Sixty years ago, Ruby Frank founded Frank’s Employment as a family owned company to serve the staffing and HR support needs for St. Charles and surrounding communities. We’re celebrating our business anniversary with greetings and thank-you messages from our staff, including our thanks for the individuals and organizations who have helped to make possible our… Read more »

Celebrating 60 years: thank you from Linda

Sixty years ago, Ruby Frank founded Frank’s Employment as a family owned company to serve the staffing and HR support needs for St. Charles and surrounding communities. Her original vision focused on empowering a temporary workforce. In these six decades, we’ve expanded our services to include direct-hire placement for professional positions, outplacement services, competitive salary… Read more »

Celebrating 60 years: thank you from Elyse

On March 7th, 1957, Ruby Frank founded Frank’s Employment as a family owned company to serve the staffing and HR support needs for St. Charles, the central Fox Valley, and greater metropolitan Chicago. We’re celebrating our business anniversary with greetings and thank-you messages from our staff. From Elyse, our senior staffing consultant: Thanks to each… Read more »

Celebrating 60 years: thank you from Craig

Sixty years ago on March 7th, 1957, Ruby Frank founded Frank’s Employment as a local, family owned company to serve the staffing and HR support needs for St. Charles, the central Fox Valley, and greater metropolitan Chicago. We’re celebrating our business anniversary with greetings and thank-you messages from our staff. From Craig Frank, our president:… Read more »

Celebrating our 60 year anniversary: 1957 to 1967 ~ our first decade

March 7th, we celebrate 60 years in business, serving client companies and candidates in the Fox Valley area  and greater metropolitan Chicago! To honor this landmark anniversary in our business success, we’re featuring a decade by decade review of those 60 years, starting with 1957 to 1967. Our founder, Ruby Frank During World War II,… Read more »

Move quickly to hire top candidates

Excellent candidates are hard to find.  When you find one, you need to move quickly. The economy has been improving, albeit gradually.  The pace of hiring improved noticeably this year, which has made the labor market much tighter.  Some employers haven’t caught on to this reality, however, and move too slowly to successfully hire the… Read more »

Refer your friends for temporary work – it’s win, win, win!

We’re thanking our temporary employees with a new referral bonus program. We welcome and appreciate your referral of friends, neighbors, or former coworkers open to local temporary assignments. Your great referrals also make you eligible to be entered into a lottery drawing where the winner will receive $100 cash! We need skilled people with strengths… Read more »

Saying hello in public spaces – recruiting and confidentiality

His email was polite, but pointed: “I saw you at XYZ Restaurant today at lunch. Why didn’t you stop and say hello?” What a great question, especially since I had just interviewed this individual earlier in the week, knew his name, and recognized him immediately. I’m so glad he asked! The short answer to his… Read more »

Sweet surprises in recent interviews and hiring processes

Sometimes people inadvertently tell you exactly what you need to know. Connie Boland, former Office Manager for Frank’s Employment, used to say that to our staffing consultants to ease the frustration of an applicant whose choices disappoint us. Someone who schedules and confirms an interview, but doesn’t appear and doesn’t give us the courtesy of… Read more »