The Carlton Connection

When Times Get Tough, the Tough Reinvent!

We understand these are difficult times. Recognizing that many businesses are operating differently now, we are adding something new to our full service recruiting practice! We are now offering a la carte options!  We know that outsourcing your entire process may not be the answer for your organization right now, but sometimes you need some help… Read more »

The risks of HIRING INTERNALLY just increased exponentially

Are you one of the businesses that need to ramp up hiring right now but are unclear about the impact of the new HR legislation, HR 6201 also known as the “Families First Corona Virus Response Act”? If your company falls within the 50-500 employee category, you’re going to want to keep reading. Effective April… Read more »


Carlton Staffing has won “Houston’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” for 7 years in a row! Additionally Carlton Staffing was awarded Elite Business in Employee Education and Development HOUSTON, TEXAS – MARCH 26TH , 2020 – Carlton Staffing, a leading staffing firm in the Industrial, Administrative & Clerical and Professional areas, was recently announced… Read more »


We hope that you and your fellow team members are safe during this time of uncertainty. In light of current events and the constantly evolving news surrounding COVID-19, we felt it was important to update you, our valued clients and employees, about how Carlton Staffing and Carltech are responding. Our top priority is the safety… Read more »


CARLTON STAFFING WINS CLEARLYRATED’S 2020 BEST OF STAFFING CLIENT AWARD FOR SERVICE EXCELLENCE Clients of winning agencies are 3.3 times more likely to be completely satisfied.   HOUSTON, DALLAS, FORTH WORTH, TEXAS – FEBRUARY 4TH, 2020 – Carlton Staffing, a leading staffing agency announced today that they have won Best of Staffing Client Award for… Read more »

What’s the Best Day of the Week to Apply for a New Job?

Has applying to jobs lately felt similar to throwing spaghetti at the wall, hoping something sticks? If you’re struggling to find a rhythm that’s generating favorable results for your job prospects, you may need to start paying more attention to the timing of your applications. It may surprise you to learn that research continuously indicates Tuesday as being the best day of the week to… Read more »

How to Move on From Criticism and Improve Your Job Performance

Have you been dreading your next performance review? It’s true that most people don’t enjoy criticism, especially when it’s given on the job. However, learning how to accept and use constructive criticism for professional growth and development is often critical to career advancement. In many ways, the feedback given to you by your manager and other mentors can… Read more »

What Are Hiring Managers Looking for in Engineering Candidates?

Are you an engineer on the search for a new job? Whether you’re an entry-level candidate or seeking a higher-level position, knowing what specific skills employers are looking for can often be a challenge. And, while you can’t always predict exactly what employers are searching for, you can make yourself aware of the core set of skills… Read more »

Planning Your Nutcracker Market Trip

Are you new to the Houston area? With the holiday season quickly approaching, now is the ideal time to start planning a trip to the Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market, the city’s premier annual holiday fundraising shopping event taking place this year November 17-19! Featuring over 260 merchants, there’s no better way to kick off your holiday shopping while… Read more »

Elevate Your Safety Program so Employees Stick with it All Year Long

Do you give comprehensive safety training, only to find your employees dismissing critical safety protocols shortly thereafter? Unfortunately, safety training in the workplace has lost its effectiveness over the years, often being associated as a boring or even unnecessary part of the onboarding process – which could not be further from the truth! As an employer,… Read more »