Happiness Happens Month: Creating Happiness at Work

August is Happiness Happens month!

According to daysoftheyear.com, “the month reminds us that happiness happens one small moment at a time and it’s our job to recognize those moments when they happen. It reminds us that sometimes a small action boosts our happiness. It reminds us that happiness is a personal experience and it’s also contagious!”

Below we have outlined 10 small actions you can do to boost your happiness and the happiness of your co-workers during the month of August! Read more ›

10 Simple Resume Writing Rules When Applying for a Job

Guest Post by Alina B.

Applying for a new job is one of the most stressful things you can do, even if you are a professional with years of experience. Each job out there is different from the others and has its own requirements that you need to be mindful of. And even if you comply with all the requirements and are perfectly eligible for the job, it is vital to showcase that through your resume. That is why everyone needs to know how to write the perfect resume to increase their chances of landing their next job. Read more ›

Breakaway Staffing’s Holiday Hours

Please see our holiday hours over the next two weeks Read more ›

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 to help you combat the coming cold. Read more ›

Reporting an Absence

Can’t make it for your shift? You’ll need to call us ASAP. Review the information in this post to ensure you’re providing us with all of the details we need when you’re reporting an absence. Read more ›

Apply For Work With Breakaway Staffing

Looking for work? Follow the steps below to apply for a job with Breakaway Staffing Solutions  Read more ›

4 Tips for Writing a Transportation Manager Resume

Guest Post by Liz Hogan

Are you crafting a Transportation Manager resume? 

Transportation managers can have quite the lucrative careers. According to Salary.com, transportation managers can earn anywhere from $60,000 all the way to $100,000+.

With such attractive compensation, you can be sure that the competition is tough for these jobs. Read more ›

How Health and Safety Knowledge Can Strengthen Your Job Search

Guest post by Holly Shaw

Do you think about health and safety in the workplace when searching for a job? Most of us don’t. We think about pay, benefits, and whether or not we’re a good fit for the workplace.

But health and safety plays a big role in the day to day life of your job. From how you can work more efficiently and effectively to lower risk for employers. Having a strong understanding of health and safety sets you above many of your competitors in the field. If you’re new to the workplace, you can also take some health and safety seminars to improve your resume and qualifications. Read more ›

Preventing Heat Stress this Summer

Summer is upon us and there are new hazards in the workplace that we must be aware of. This great weather brings new heat- related dangers for workers, the biggest of which is Heat Stress. Read more ›