HCR Personnel Solutions

The holiday season is a busy one, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the competing demands of business and family. Whether you’re heading out of town or entertaining guests at home, you might find yourself wishing there were more hours in the day to get everything done. At HCR Personnel Solutions, we understand that… Read more »

It’s one of the most commonly asked interview questions and also one of the hardest to answer. “Tell Me About Yourself.” Although you’re technically the world expert on this subject, when hiring managers ask you to talk about yourself, you might freeze up, laugh nervously, or struggle with what aspects of your experience to highlight…. Read more »

Glowing references are crucial for landing a job. However, it’s tough to find people to recommend you if you lack sufficient experience in the field. Whether you’re a recent graduate applying for your first position or a job candidate looking to switch industries, you might struggle to secure work references. Here are some tips for… Read more »

If you’ve always worked in the manufacturing industry, you might not have needed a resume to land past positions. However, times have changed, and most modern manufacturing companies now want high-quality resumes from all candidates. Failing to supply a professional-grade resume could result in you losing your dream position to another candidate.   Here are some of HCR Personnel Solutions’ top tips for… Read more »

There’s nothing worse than a negative workplace. Even if most of the team members work well together, just one Negative Ned or Negative Nancy can easily bring productivity levels to a screeching halt. Fortunately, employees have the power to effect change in the workplace and set a positive example for their co-workers.   Here are some of HCR’s… Read more »

Whether you’re already working as a computer numerical control machinist (CNC) or are looking to join this exciting field, the first step of the process is mastering the interview. Fortunately, HCR Personnel Solutions has the knowledge and experience to advise CNC candidates throughout this process.   Keep reading for tips on landing a great job as a CNC… Read more »

Warehouses are bustling places that see a great deal of activity on a daily basis. Moreover, these workers regularly deal with heavy loads that can pose a danger if the people handling them aren’t properly educated in the ins and outs of forklift safety. To that end, it’s crucial that employees take steps to stay safe… Read more »

Job interviews are nerve-racking at the best of times. Some people struggle to relax and give calm and collected answers. Others have trouble remaining focused and tend to trail off topic. It’s easy to let your nerves get the best of you. But did you know there are also a few key mistakes you could… Read more »

Don’t make the same mistake that many candidates do during their interviews. When the hiring manager says, “Tell me about yourself,” they babble on and on in an attempt to cover every aspect of their lives, most of which have little bearing on whether they will be selected for the job. Instead, craft a story… Read more »

Anyone who has had to work under a toxic manager will tell you that it can take all the joy out of work days. These are the leaders whose departments have high turnover and low morale. Yes, they can increase productivity in the short-term, but the effect they have on long-term success can be devastating…. Read more »