Mega Force Blog

Career and hiring tips, industry insights – all updated regularly to keep you informed.

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Some managers just don’t have the time to manage their temporary workers. Between supervising full-time employees, tracking expenses and working with external partners, most managers have enough work on a daily basis as it is. Introducing the additional responsibilities that temporary help requires, such as day-to-day supervision and productivity tracking, is asking a lot of… Read more »

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The manufacturing industry is changing. While there used to be plenty of temporary opportunities available for those with little to no experience, most of these mundane jobs are now tasked to robots. Automation is even more prevalent in the modern warehouse, where much of the day-to-day functions have been delegated to robotic workers. But there… Read more »

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Sites like Glassdoor provide a valuable service. By letting employees and former employees post anonymous reviews, it helps job seekers determine if they really want to work for a specific company. This often results in greater employee compatibility and decreased turnover, but it can have negative effects, too. While you can’t directly control the reviews… Read more »

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A CNC machine operator is responsible for programming and running industrial hardware. More specifically, most operate computer numerical control (CNC) machines to support the ongoing production of goods. In addition to their primary duties, CNC machine operators perform maintenance and repairs, uphold standards in both quality and safety, and ensure the availability of necessary supplies…. Read more »

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Social media is often celebrated for its ability to connect companies with qualified job seekers, but this isn’t always the case. To ensure your job postings get the most exposure, you need to use the right channels. While sites like LinkedIn cater specifically to professionals, companies who use the site exclusively miss out on a… Read more »

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Getting fired from a job can be a stressful event. If you don’t have money in your savings account, you might even be left without any sort of income at all. But a good worker is never fired at random. It might be a result of something beyond your control – such as company downsizing… Read more »

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For many temporary and permanent workers, the daily lunch break is a time to relax, re-energize and unwind. While these breaks typically result in downtime for you and your managerial staff, you can use this time to gain some valuable insight into your employees’ thoughts and feelings. What they say about you – or your… Read more »

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Social media isn’t just for playing games and chatting with your friends. Several sites are geared specifically toward professional networking and career development. The most prominent one, without a doubt, is LinkedIn. Established in mid-2009, professionals have been flocking to LinkedIn from every industry and profession imaginable. As such, the site currently boasts more than… Read more »

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As more job seekers turn to the internet in search of legitimate employment, temp agencies who do much of their business online – like Mega Force – are gearing up for the busiest year yet. But the new year brings on some new competition in the form of Google for Jobs – and employers who… Read more »