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How Do You Answer the ‘Why Our Company?’ Interview Question?

Question Originally Appeared on Quora: “How Do You Answer the ‘Why Our Company?’ Interview Question?” When searching for jobs in Lehigh Valley, PA, you probably submit your resume to plenty of opportunities, but hiring managers don’t need to know that. Rightfully so, employers think their company is special, so they want to hire a candidate… Read More »

Forklift Safety Refresh: Staying Safe in the Warehouse

Designated by the Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA) as powered industrial trucks, forklifts are typically used to move large, bulky items. Chances are, your warehouse has at least a few of these machines, and they probably make operations much easier. As one of the leading temporary agencies in Lehigh Valley, PA for warehouse workers… Read More »

How Would You Answer This Job Interview Question: Why Shouldn’t I Hire You?

Question Originally Appeared on Quora: “How Would You Answer This Job Interview Question: ‘Why Shouldn’t I Hire You?’” Companies take a huge risk on new hires, so many use a no-holds-barred approach in the interview process. This means you can expect to be asked seemingly crazy questions like “Why shouldn’t I hire you?” As one… Read More »

Why All Warehouse Employees Should Have Past History on a Resume

You’re all about living in the moment, so when it comes to your resume, you don’t see the point of relaying past work experience. Having a forward-thinking attitude is great, but warehouse managers — and those hiring for most other types of jobs — want to learn as much as possible about candidates. If you… Read More »

[Infographic] How Can You Prevent Back Injury at Work?

Infographic Originally Published on Pinterest.(Image Credit)     Warehouse work is a fantastic way to earn an honest living. These workplaces offer a variety of jobs and shifts, creating plenty of options for both your career and lifestyle. You get to be part of a team and can physically see the results of a hard… Read More »

The Best Local Event to Share with Your Coworkers this Month

The leaves are starting to turn color, the air is catching a chill and the days are getting shorter, which means only one thing — fall has officially arrived. One of the best times of the year, this month will be filled with all things pumpkin spice, Halloween fun and of course, Oktoberfest. At HTSS,… Read More »

What Will You Say If an Interviewer Says “You Have 10 Minutes to Impress Me”?

Question Originally Appeared on Quora: What Will You Say If an Interviewer Says “You Have 10 Minutes to Impress Me”? In life, first impressions are everything, and job interviews are no exception. Going into an interview, you never know what questions you’ll be asked, so you have to be prepared for anything. Every interviewer has… Read More »

The Negative Impact of Fatigue in Warehouse Workers

Infographic Originally Created by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety     Warehouse work can be dangerous, so you must take measures to ensure every employee is properly trained to do their job. What you might not realize is fatigued employees can actually be as much of a liability as untrained workers. As… Read More »

How to Properly Meet New Coworkers When on a New Contract Assignment

Being the new employee on a warehouse team can feel lonely, especially when on a contract assignment. Even if you’re only planning to be with the company for a short period of time, work is always more enjoyable when you’re friendly with your colleagues. Whether you’ve taken a contract assignment to supplement your income while… Read More »

Save the Date for Apple Days and the Great Allentown Fair

Whether you’re searching for jobs in Reading, PA and the surrounding area or trying to fill them, the process takes a lot of time and energy. However, it’s important to clear room in your schedule to relax and enjoy life with family and friends. Now that September has arrived, the air is starting to get… Read More »