The Carlton Connection

What To Do When a Candidate Rejects Your Job Offer

  When candidates reject your job offers, what does your hiring team do? Do they take time to discover the cause of rejection, or do they simply move on to other candidates? Establishing a general strategy for handling candidate rejections can be instrumental for present and future hiring outcomes. Think about it – if you’ve… Read more »

Three Ways to Appear More Confident on a Job Interview

Do you often find yourself feeling paralyzed during job interviews? During these types of stressful situations, you can take some small steps to appear more confident – even if you’re feeling like a wreck inside. When it comes to becoming a rock star interviewee, the expression “fake it ‘til you make it” rings true. If… Read more »

Make Your New Hires Feel Welcome with These Four Tips

Do you remember your first day at a new job? You probably felt a combination of nervousness and excitement. Well, it’s fair to say your new employees also experience that same mixed feeling. Even if you’ve invested in a robust onboarding process, there are some additional things you can do to assist your new hires… Read more »

How Temporary Employees Can Solve Staffing Headaches

Do your employees seem to leave you during the craziest of times? At many companies, the expression, “when it rains it pours,” often applies when it comes to unpredictable staffing levels. When one major staffing shift happens, often a dozen more come along with it. If poor retention and increasing labor demands are causing numerous… Read more »

Yes! Temporary Workers Do Get Benefits!

Has it been a struggle to land a full-time job? If you’ve overlooked temporary positions because you think they lack benefits, you’re sadly mistaken! While some temp agencies may not offer any benefits, Carlton Staffing is committed to providing temporary employees with the most comprehensive benefits package. Here’s a roundup of some of the great… Read more »

What to Expect from the Houston Labor Market

  As it’s become much harder to find qualified candidates fill jobs, many employers are left wondering – where are all the good candidates going? Look no further than Houston, TX! According to the Houston Business Journal, Houston has been a key leader in the nation’s job growth over the past two years. With many… Read more »

Why a Recruiter is Like Your Own Personal Job Agent

  Have you been on the job hunt for several months, spinning your wheels and unsure of where to turn next? Failing to land interviews and secure a new job can be a challenging experience, leaving you feeling deflated and unmotivated to continue your search. Fortunately, having a recruiter in your corner can significantly change… Read more »

BACK-TO-SCHOOL BRIGADE

“Back-to-school Brigade” Carlton Staffing and Carltech Announces their School Supplies Drive For the OPERATION HOMEFRONT (TEXAS) – Carlton Staffing and Carltech is a proud partner of the “Back-to-School Brigade,” a school supplies drive for the children of Operation Homefront from July 1st through July 31st, 2019.  The drive is one of many efforts that make… Read more »

Interview Questions that Discover a Candidate’s True Personality and Cultural Fit

As a hiring manager, have all your candidate interviews begun to feel like a blur? Even with the best intentions, many hiring professionals struggle to get a sense of a candidate’s character, personality and attitude during the interview process. Unfortunately, failing to “break through” and learn more about a candidate can often result in a less than ideal hiring outcome for your organization.… Read more »

Finding Balance Midway Through 2019

  While you may have started the year with intentions to achieve a better work-life balance, chances are these goals may have gone out the window by now. Now with half the year under your belt, summer may be the ideal time to revisit your new year’s intentions and work on ways to improve your… Read more »