Win + win + win = Carlton’s job search success

Sometimes simple actions make all the difference for job search success.  “Carlton,” a local applicant whom we recently placed in a great opportunity with a local client, is a perfect example of this. On Friday, he noticed and read our ad for a procurement position.  He tweaked his résumé content to better demonstrate exactly how… Read more »

Next steps in our website transformation

Our technical support team has quickly fixed the hidden glitches on the job board from the website transformation this week.  Job seekers should now have full functionality to find and filter our advertised openings, as well as the option to apply online, via an indeed.com account, or via a linkedin.com profile. We trust that you’re… Read more »

57 years and going strong – Frank’s Employment anniversary

Happy anniversary to Frank’s Employment, recently celebrating 57 years in business serving the Fox Valley area and suburbs of metropolitan Chicago! Our staff surprised Craig Frank with a small party on Friday, March 7th, the actual anniversary. Elyse Williamson is also hosting a 14-day trivia party on our facebook page in honor of this milestone…. Read more »

AFK!

Lots of active searches on our desks for mid-February, plus community activities this week and next! Congratulations to Dawn, who celebrates her 6-year hiring anniversary today. We are grateful to have her positive approach, friendliness with clients and candidates, and exceptional attention to detail. Rebecca attended the Valley Industrial Association‘s HR breakfast on Wednesday. The… Read more »

Digital interviews: see the best; hear the best; choose the best!

We recently started using digital interviews as a first step in our hiring process with candidates for select searches. These recorded audio interviews provide 4 or 5 questions specific to an actual opening for one of our clients. The applicant has up to 3 minutes to record an audio response, giving more information about their… Read more »

In Memory of Ruby Frank

Ruby Frank, the beloved founder of Frank’s Employment, died over the weekend. She lived 88 years. And I really mean that: she LIVED! Volunteering on boards of nonprofit organizations. Participating actively in the political community, both local and national. Traveling internationally. Winning at bridge. Entertaining guests. And, oh yes, starting a woman-owned business at a… Read more »