Google job search function: AI has much to learn

In June, Google released its new AI-powered job search function. It searches major job posting sources (such as Indeed, LinkedIn, Careerbuilder, Glassdoor, and similar sites), as well as individual employer and staffing agency websites. With Google’s powerful tracking of data, what’s not to love about finding so much information using one web tool? Right? It… Read more »

Celebrating 60 years: thank you from Jeanette

Business success over six decades depends upon a broad community of support. We’re grateful for the St. Charles municipal leaders over the past 60 years, as well as our police department, fire department, utility workers, and support services that make it possible for a business like ours to grow and flourish. Thank you from Jeanette:… Read more »

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 »

3 simple hacks to prepare for our office skill testing

skill testing

For many job seekers, the prospect of skill testing as part of the hiring process can feel pretty daunting. After all, as adults in the workplace we don’t experience structured testing very often. So this nervousness is natural. Here are three suggestions to help you feel more confident and prepared for our general office skill… Read more »

Business references: three strikes and you’re out

I recently interviewed a bright, engaging individual with a great work history who seemed to be a perfect match for a leadership role with one of my client companies.  My client interviewed him and thought the same. Then we checked his references.  There were no negative references.  Even so, this seemingly qualified candidate self-sabotaged through… Read more »