Biz Times 2021 WFA 30 Anniversary Article

Thirty years ago in 1991 WFA Staffing Group opened for business as a staffing agency focused on entry level through executive positions.   In 2005, Tom Krist and Fred D’Amato were joined by friend and relative, Todd Strehlow, CFO. They purchased the company and moved it to a larger office on Milwaukee’s northwest side.   This location still serves…

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WFA Christmas 2020

Merry Christmas 2020 and a Happy 2021 from our WFA Team… 2020 has been a very interesting year with a series of general business ups and downs including corona virus and all its spin-off issues.  It is the ability to grow through times such as these that we believe creates a solid team.  We look…

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The Ups and the Downs of 2020 Stop me if you have already heard this before… 2020 has been really challenging and frustrating. There have been so many ups and downs in addition to all the unknowns in between. We as a community continue to grow together and build ourselves back up. Within all this,…

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We are in a very challenging times in this country.  Some companies are struggling to stay afloat while other companies are struggling to find the right people to support their rapid growth. All this is driven by the unusual situation in which we find ourselves and our clients.  Offices might be closed even though people…

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Anna Strehlow Superhero

Real heroes don’t wear capes…or maybe they do? Annamarie Strehlow is a former employee of WFA Staffing Group; she worked for us as an intern throughout her late high school and undergraduate years.  She is now in the ‘front line’ as a physical therapist at Froedtert Hospital, deployed to their ‘mobility team’ and we could…

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We are weathering the storm. Due to the COVID-19 virus, our country and much of our world finds itself in a situation that has not been seen for many years.  We have been in a period of business expansion coupled with peace in the bulk of our world.  We now seem to be taking a…

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We are dealing with the COVID-19 situation as best we’re able.  We know people still need employment and we know that employers still need people. Your health and safety is our highest priority. We have taken steps in our offices to provide safe areas for our candidates and staff when absolutely needed and are following…

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 Happy New Year.. Yes, this is one of those new years that have a certain extra-something about them.  It is 2020 and our vision of this New Year is one of continuing successes for those we serve, both employers and those they employ, the people we locate and make available for interviews and hiring. Things…

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In a “gig economy”, temporary, flexible jobs are commonplace and companies tend toward hiring ‘independent contractors’ and ‘freelancers’ instead of full-time employees. These aren’t the temporary positions WFA Staffing and others have been filling for years.  A ‘gig economy’ undermines the traditional economy all of us are familiar with since we began working and hiring…

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My name is Todd Strehlow and I am one of the operating officers of WFA Staffing with two offices in the Greater Milwaukee area.  I am the CBO, as I call it.  That stands for the Chief Balance Officer which is also in keeping with one of my other passions, riding my bicycle…     seriously…

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