The Carlton Connection

The Downside of Quiet Quitting in the Workplace

  For many employees, the idea of leaving work at work without any additional responsibilities may seem like a dream come true. However, this kind of laissez-faire attitude towards work, known as quiet quitting, can actually hurt your chances of advancement and success in the long run. Let’s discuss what quiet quitting is, why employees… Read more »

Q2 2023 Quarterly Awards Event

  Get ready to tee off into a world of celebration because Carlton Staffing just hosted our quarterly awards dinner at The Puttery on Washington Street in Houston! We went all-out to recognize our rockstar team with awards like Top Producer, Top Growth, Million Dollar Club, and more! And let me tell you, it was… Read more »

Networking is Hard and Uncomfortable. Where Should I Start?

  When it comes to job searching, networking is often mentioned as a key element to success. The idea of networking, however, can be both intimidating and uncomfortable for many job seekers. What do you talk about? How do you introduce yourself? How do you make connections? If you are feeling overwhelmed, you are not… Read more »

Know Your Worth! The Power of a Positive Mindset When Interviewing for a New Job.

  Know Your Worth! The Power of a Positive Mindset When Interviewing for a New Job.   Looking for a job can be stressful. You’re constantly wondering if you’re qualified enough, if you’re presenting yourself well, and if you’ll get an offer. In such a situation, it’s common to doubt your worth and let anxiety… Read more »

Save Yourself from the Post-Vacation Blues

  The 4th of July is one of the most celebrated holidays in America. It is a time when everyone gathers to celebrate the nation’s Independence Day with food, friends, family, and fun. However, after the holiday, reality sets in, and workers are faced with the dreaded post-vacation blues. It can be challenging to readjust… Read more »

Don’t Let the “Vacation Mode” Slump Get You Down: 5 Tips to Stay Focused Before the 4th of July

  Summer is in full swing, and with it comes the temptation to slip into “vacation mode.” As the weather heats up and the days get longer, it’s understandable that the workday might seem less appealing than outdoor adventures and beach trips. However, if you’re not careful, the “vacation mode” slump can lead to a… Read more »

The Do’s and Don’ts of Job Seeking: Common Mistakes to Avoid in Your Job Search

Job hunting can be a daunting task. It can be challenging to know where to start, what to do, and what to avoid doing. And with today’s job market being so competitive, it’s crucial to know the do’s and don’ts of job seeking to stand out from the crowd. Don’t apply to every job you… Read more »

June is National Safety Month!

Hey there, safety-conscious reader! It’s National Safety Month, and that means it’s the perfect time to brush up on workplace safety. Whether you’re an employee, employer, or just someone who cares about the well-being of those around you, taking safety seriously is crucial. So, why is safety in the workplace so important? Well, let’s start… Read more »

Unlock the Power of Exit Interviews: Boost Employee Satisfaction and Success

  Unlock the Power of Exit Interviews: Boost Employee Satisfaction and Success Employees come and go, but what if you could turn their departure into an opportunity for growth? Exit interviews are an underutilized yet powerful tool that can help businesses improve employee satisfaction, reduce turnover, and drive success. In this blog post, we’ll explore… Read more »

High School Graduates: Navigating the Path to Success after Graduation

  Congratulations to the 2023 High School Graduates for making it through 4 years of high school! This is an exciting time for you as it marks the beginning of the next chapter of your life. Whether you are bound for college or jumping straight into the workforce, the transition can be both exciting and… Read more »