Guest Blog – HB Staffing Stays Focused on Improvement

Cathy Volpe, owner of HB Staffing knows a thing or two about helping businesses of all kinds to staff the best people. Her company was started quite by accident 19 years ago while working for an international staffing university when she was asked to set up training and consulting. Connecting, serving and helping people is… Read More »

Video – HB Staffing Attends SHRM 2019 Annual Conference & Expo, Las Vegas

We are very proud to represent HB Staffing at the SHRM 2019 Annual Conference in Las Vegas! We spent the last couple of days with 20,000 fellow HR professionals from all over the world, 600+ vendors and nearly 200 concurrent sessions to choose from, there’s something for everyone! We hope everyone had a rewarding experience,… Read More »

3 Reasons To Outsource Your Hiring To A Staffing Agency

There are many reasons to use a staffing agency to help you find employees, especially in today’s market when good candidates are few and far between. Staffing and recruiting firms are professionally trained to identify and match quality candidates with great jobs. Most agencies have qualified candidates ready, willing and waiting in their system for… Read More »

How To Answer: “Tell me about yourself?”

Imagine you walk into an interview for the job you’ve always wanted, shake the hiring managers hand, sit down and the first question they ask you is “so tell me a little about yourself?”- How do you answer a silly question like that? Well first, this question is used in almost every interview process and… Read More »

3 Tips to Help You Prepare for Hiring Summer Staff

Memorial Day just flew by, June is around the corner and the summer season is creeping up fast. It’s never too late to start hiring for seasonal summer jobs, especially in Orange County. We have multiple clients that need temporary help for the summer in and around Huntington Beach, it’s one of the hottest destinations… Read More »

Infographic- What Is Your Greatest Weakness? How To Approach The Dreaded Interview Question

Almost all of us have experienced the “What’s your greatest weakness?” question in an interview. Some people smoothly transition into a great answer, others freeze, choke up and stumble over their words. This single question has power to a hiring manager, so much so that it can be the turning point in an interview. Well,… Read More »

3 Costly Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make in Your Recruiting Strategy

If your business is looking to hire new employees for new roles, chances are your competitors are looking for the exact same candidates. With the unemployment rate so low and the many opportunities and options for potential candidates to seek out, the competition is getting harder. As a professional staffing agency, we know when to… Read More »

Infographic- Top 5 Soft Skills That Will Improve Your Resume

Employers often look to the skill section of your resume to determine whether you should move forward in the hiring process. “Soft Skills” or sometimes known as “people skills” or “social skills” play a huge roll in determining whether you’re a good fit for the job you are applying for. These 5 soft skills can… Read More »

3 Tips to Improve the Applicant Experience

In today’s employee market, the applicant experience has become one of the most important areas to focus on as a company or hiring manager. When it comes to improving the candidate experience, the question to ask yourself is what are the steps it will take to simplify the experience for each candidate. HB Staffing has… Read More »

Infographic- Social Media For Job Seekers

Social Media and Networking go hand in hand and both provide a great opportunity for job seekers and employers. Job seekers can connect with employers to get updates on new jobs, and employers can use social media to connect with top quality candidates. Social media is now essential to every job seeker, and recruiters are… Read More »