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 »

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 »

No longer a “buyers’ market” for employers

In the past week, we’ve had three companies miss out on hiring specific applicants for direct-hire positions because other companies grabbed them first. Two of the employers simply didn’t move quickly enough and the third didn’t pay enough. Since 2009, those employers who were hiring had their pick of a large pool of unemployed workers.Now,… 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 »