HTSS Blog

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How to Impress a Recruiter in An Interview If You’re Introverted

Let’s face it — as an introvert, you’re probably never going to like job interviews. Meeting new people, making small talk and being the center of attention isn’t really your thing, so you’re going to have to fake it. You’ve just landed an interview with a recruiter, and now that the initial excitement has worn… Read More »

May Happenings in the Lehigh Valley

Summer is just around the corner and everyone is getting excited to feel the heat! School is almost over for the year and the days are getting blissfully longer. Always a fun place to live, the Lehigh Valley is jam-packed with fun things to do in May. Even if you’ve decided to search for Lehigh… Read More »

How to Motivate Your Team to Crush Your Team Goals

Being a manager isn’t easy. You’re tasked with both ensuring your team meets certain goals and inspiring staffers to do their very best work. Some employees are a breeze to manage, requiring very little oversight, but you have to get creative to motivate others. HTSS, Inc. – one of the top employment agencies in the… Read More »

Employee Retention Tips to Help You Find (and KEEP) Your Best Employees

Building a fantastic team is hard work, but you won’t get ahead unless your company is powered by the best. If you’re having trouble finding quality employees — or retaining them — it’s time to make some much-needed changes to both your hiring and management strategies. HTSS, Inc. — an expert on staffing in Emmaus,… Read More »

Feel Like Your Job Search is More of a Marathon Than a Sprint? How to Avoid Burnout During Your Job Search

Finding jobs in Allentown, PA and elsewhere across the country can be a challenge. When you’re currently unemployed or just really eager to start the next chapter of your career, it’s frustrating to have a job search drag on much longer than expected. Many factors go into a company’s average time-to-hire, but 41% take 31… Read More »

12 Apps That Will Help You Earn Extra Money in 2017

Who says there’s no such thing as easy money? Plenty of apps allow you to earn quick cash from your smartphone. HTSS, Inc. — one of the top employment agencies in the Lehigh Valley — compiled a list of 12 apps it pays to download. NCP Mobile Sign up for the National Consumer Panel, scan… Read More »

Spring Has Sprung in the Lehigh Valley

Wintery weather is —hopefully — finally behind us, so it’s time to get off the couch and enjoy the spring temperatures outside! Lately, it’s been so hard to made plans, because the weather is gorgeous one day and freezing the next, but we’re optimistic the worst is behind us. If you’ve been huddled in the… Read More »

The Value Behind Getting to Know Who Your Employees are Outside of Work

You spend all day surrounded by your fantastic employees, but if you don’t really know them outside the office, you’re missing out. Beyond their roles as project managers, administrative assistants and accountants, they’re people with families, friends and dreams for the future. There’s a common misconception that things need to be strictly professional between bosses… Read More »

End Your Interview on a High Note by Asking One of These Questions

For most of a job interview, you’re in the hot seat. Whether you’re vying for temp agency jobs or a direct hire gig, you have to patiently answer as many questions as it takes the interviewer to gauge your fit for the job. This continues until the end, when the tables turn and you get… Read More »

Is a Second Job on the Weekends Worth the Extra Stress and Decreased Social Life? We Think So!

Like most people, you look forward to the weekends as a time to kick back, relax and have some fun. You enjoy nothing more than leaving work on Friday and not giving it another thought until Monday morning. However, sometimes it’s necessary to make sacrifices to get ahead in life. If you’re not happy in… Read More »