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Ultimate’s Parent Company Named a “2017 Best Staffing Firm to Work For” and a “2017 Best Staffing Firm to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts

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For the seventh consecutive year, Roth Staffing Companies, L.P. (the parent company of Ultimate) has been named a “2017 Best Staffing Firm to Work For” and this is the fourth year they’ve been named a “2017 Best Staffing Firm to Temp For” by Staffing Industry Continue reading

Gen-Whenever: Recruiting & Retaining the 3 Generations

A WHITE PAPER PROVIDED BY ULTIMATE STAFFING

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Curmudgeonly Boomers, Skeptical Xers, Entitled Millennials – even a few Traditionalists and members of Gen Z – all occupy the working population. A multigenerational workforce brings diverse viewpoints, differing skill sets, and a mix of experience and eagerness. But finding and managing this extraordinary talent is not successful without strategy. Continue reading

Fortune Names Roth Staffing Companies a Top Ten Best Workplace in Texas

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Roth Staffing Companies is proud to do business in Texas, one of the fastest-growing states in the union, and to be ranked #10 out of 50 Best Workplaces in Texas by Fortune Magazine and Great Place to Work.  This includes the specialized business lines of Roth Staffing Companies operating in Texas:  Ultimate Staffing ServicesLedgent Finance & AccountingLedgent TechnologyAdams & Martin Group, and Ultimate Locum Tenens.

The Best Workplaces in Texas are selected based on employees’ assessment of their organizations’ culture, professional development, leadership credibility and other factors. Among more than 100,000 people surveyed at businesses operating in Texas, those at the Best Workplaces gave their companies high marks for creating warm, friendly environments where colleagues truly care about each other and their communities. The winning organizations also out-performed their peers on measures of pride, work-life balance and the fairness of their compensation.

“Although Roth Staffing Companies operates nationwide, the values of our company are particularly aligned with the values of our clients and candidates in the great state of Texas,” says Kristi Kennedy, Senior Vice President at Roth Staffing.  “With 11 branch offices located in the lone-star state, I’m so very proud of the work culture our Texas coworkers have championed.  They not only make life better for the people we serve, but they support and care for each other.  They eagerly participate in our company’s community volunteer initiatives, health challenges, and support the many recognition programs that celebrate their coworkers.”

People at the Best Workplaces in Texas were more likely to say they look forward to coming to work and that they’re willing to give extra to get the job done – traits that help Roth Staffing better serve its Ambassadors (the temporary employees who represent them) and clients.

“Texans have a reputation for outsized pride in their state. At the Best Workplaces in Texas, they’re also proud of the work they do for businesses that offer high levels of camaraderie and confidence in their leaders,” said Kim Peters, Executive Vice President of Great Place to Work.

Roth is becoming a regular on Fortune’s Best Workplaces lists. Over the past year, Roth was ranked by Fortune as the #11 Best Medium Workplace (its second appearance on the list), in addition to Best Workplace lists for Recent Grads, Consulting and Professional ServicesGiving Back, and Best Workplaces for Women.

Fortune is not the only organization to take notice of Roth’s workplace culture. The organization was recently named one of Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America, and was recognized by the Stevie Awards for Great Employers as Employer of the Year. This is in addition to their sixth win from Staffing Industry Analysts for “Best Staffing Firms to Work For,” and third time being named a “Best Staffing Firm to Temp For.” Additionally, Roth Staffing Companies was recognized with the When Work Works award for its innovation in creating a flexible workplace.

Passive Candidates:

Attracting casual job seekers in a candidate-driven job market

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It’s a candidate’s market, we just live in it. Unemployment has fallen below 5%, and the demand for new talent only continues to grow. According to Glassdoor, 90% of recruiters agree that the market is in the candidates’ favor. When available talent dwindles, you have to find them. Continue reading

New Year Resolutions

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As January rolls in, you’re likely ready for change and have your resolutions outlined. Unfortunately, only 8% of people actually achieve their New Year’s Resolutions. This is the year your resolutions become accomplishments. Here are a few ways to ensure that:

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