Constructive Criticism

Criticism is something each of us has or will receive.  It is up to each of us as to just how we’ll respond to criticism, and it is up to each of us as to ...
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Reflections on 70….

My 70th birthday was one of the most interesting and enjoyable birthdays of my life!  Reflecting back on my years of life it was hard to comprehend how quickly time passes by and suddenly you ...
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Vacation- Casualty or Necessity?

A recent story by Gail Rosenblum in the Star Tribune (Minneapolis – St. Paul) highlighted an interesting set of statistics from a report originally titled “The State of American Vacation: How Vacation Became a Casualty ...

Authenticity- Be yourself!

Authenticity is important.  Authenticity in interviews is very important.  What is authenticity?   How can we be authentic in interviews?  It is actually quite easy to define. We define interview authenticity as you being you in ...

Congratulations to this year’s Future 50 class!

The MMAC’s Council of Small Business Executives (COSBE) has just made its decision about those companies that are on this year’s Future 50 list.  This is particularly important from our perspective since WFA Staffing was ...

Moving Forward Together

This quote from Henry Ford, a visionary and innovator in manufacturing and the automotive industry, caught my eye this morning. “If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” Quotes that say so ...

Your Role on the Team….

"Sometimes a player's greatest challenge is coming to grips with his role on the team."        Scottie Pippen, Basketball player This quotation really hits home for many of us, and it is important ...
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New World of Social Media

Chipotle has suffered for an extended period of time as health scares plagued it after several of its locations literally had to close their doors for a period of time.  The illnesses that appeared to have ...

The Early Bird Gets the Talent…

Hire early for best results.  This seems a recurring theme for a WFA Staffing Blog, but that is the case for a reason:  there is a shortage of qualified people seeking positions as has been the ...
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Habits – Are they good or bad?

Habits come in all varieties, but we tend to think of ‘bad’ habits whenever the word ‘habit’ is mentioned.  Maybe that is natural from childhood on through adulthood.  Maybe we were admonished so often as ...

Planning your day to make every moment count

The well-known ‘philosopher’, Oprah Winfrey made this observation:  “Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.” We tend to think of time in larger chunks than moments.  ...

New Year's Resolution: Daily Planning

The New Year is at the same time a bit of a mystery and an enticing possibility.  We have completed the old year even if there are a few things still hanging on from that ...

WFA Staffing Career Advisor

If you are not just looking for a job, but looking for the right job, WFA Staffing can help. We will work with you to assess your strengths, skill sets and personality, and match them with positions and employers that are the best fit for you.  Join our database and a WFA recruiter will contact you to set up an interview!

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