Yearly Archives: 2019

8 Networking Tips for Your New Years Party

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Heading to a New Year’s party tomorrow? These types of parties can be a great opportunity to network! This time of year is the perfect chance to meet new people, socialize, and make contacts that could help your career in 2020. We’ve


Breakaway Staffing Holiday Hours

Breakaway Staffing Holiday Hours

Please be aware of the changes in our business hours over the next two weeks due to holiday celebrations.


Workplace Gift Giving: What Not to Buy

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Many of us work in a place where we will buy gifts for our co-workers during the holidays. While you should never feel obligated to purchase gifts for your workplace during this time of year, if you are going to buy


Maintaining Work Productivity During the Holidays

Maintaining Work Productivity During the Holidays

The holiday season is upon us which means celebrations, excitement, and unfortunately….. dreaded distractions! It can be increasingly difficult to maintain the same level of productivity at work as we get closer to the end of the year and everyone is


Look Your Best at Your Office Holiday Party

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It’s finally the season to be jolly, but with that comes the always festive office holiday party. For most, figuring out what to wear or how to look for these events can be challenging. Follow this guide to help limit


Winter Driving Tips for Sharing the Road with Transport Trucks

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The winter weather has begun and with this weather comes hazardous driving conditions. It is important that we stay safe on the roads by driving extra cautiously during this time of year and protecting ourselves and others as we navigate through this weather.


The Science Behind Forming the Best First Impression

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Are you ever left wondering why your interviews don’t end with a job offer? Or why you can’t seem to stick with one company? Are you finding yourself simply unhappy at all your jobs? Many of the successes and failures


Industry Terminology You Need to Know

INDUSTRY TERMS YOU NEED TO KNOW

When applying to a job with Breakaway Staffing there is terminology that you may come across in job postings or in conversations with recruiters that is related to the Transportation/Logistics or Staffing industry but that you might be unfamiliar with.


Emotional Intelligence & Your Career Success

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Many studies have been conducted on the factors that lead to career success. Are individuals with more education, high intelligence, or extensive training more likely to rise in their chosen career and ultimately become more successful? Research suggests that one of


Protective Winter Clothing

Protective winter clothing

We are approaching the coldest time of year which means that many workers will have to tackle the cold when they go to work every day. We put together an infographic based on the fantastic resource provided by the CCOHS