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Six Tips for Hiring a Great Auto Mechanic

It’s no secret the automotive industry has been under constant scrutiny for unethical practices by mechanics — from overcharging parts to upselling unnecessary repair work. For many customers, finding a trustworthy and experienced auto mechanic is a lifelong process. The same can be said for auto shop owners who are hiring them. Fortunately, we’ve compiled […]

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Administration

What to Look for in an Outstanding Executive Assistant

To tell the truth, most executive assistants wear so many hats that it’s difficult to pinpoint a concise list of “required” skills. Though several job functions are similar on paper to those of an administrative assistant or secretary, in reality the executive assistant is far more than office drone labor. A top-notch one needs to […]

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Administration

Five Tips to Hire a Great Coordinator for Your Business

When you need general project assistance, whether it is planning a wedding, organizing a busy schedule, or executing a marketing plan, you’ll want a talented coordinator to be by your side. Because a coordinator’s role can vary depending on the job, they should be flexible, nimble, and a natural multitasker. If you are in need […]

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General Labor

Five Steps to Hiring the Best Carpenters

If you work in the construction industry, you already know a good carpenter’s greatest asset is his reputation. But due to fluctuating seasonal demand in the industry, finding a highly reputable and qualified carpenter to join your construction crew is not always easy. Fortunately, we’ve compiled these five steps to help you simplify the process […]

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Administration

Five Questions to Ask When Hiring an Administrator

There’s a reason why it’s impossible to imagine an office without an administrator — admins keep the workplace running. Whether it is by organizing, communicating, or providing support, the best administrators can just as easily take charge as they can slip under the radar. This is why filling an admin position can be one of […]

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General Labor

Five Tips for Hiring an HVAC Technician

There’s no doubt about it, a blisteringly hot summer day without a functioning air conditioner is a recipe for disaster. Now imagine the HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) technician you hire to fix your air conditioner has been tooling away for hours with no end in sight. This is every customer’s worst nightmare. As […]

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Transportation

Four Traits to Look For When Hiring a Taxi or Limo Driver

Thanks to the booming rideshare economy, companies like Uber and Lyft have used technology to help everyday self-employed drivers disrupt the transportation industry. Studies now show that the number of licensed taxis and limos on the road have dwindled rapidly over the last several years. But with ride-hailing apps running into legal trouble in some […]

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Administration

What to Look for When Hiring a Data Entry Associate

Whether they are mining through rows and rows of numbers in excel sheets or running through endless queries in SQL or other content databases, data entry associates must have an eye for detail and patience in order to thrive at work. Because not everyone can successfully perform such meticulous and tedious tasks, it’s a good […]

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Transportation

Eight Traits to Look for in a Reliable Bus Driver

As any bus driver will tell you, transporting people from one destination to another is no simple feat. In addition to navigating complicated city streets, rowdy kids, clueless tourists, and irascible commuters all exacerbate an already high-stress work environment. So, how do you find the best bus driver for your fleet? As the transportation industry […]