The First Job Search: Do’s and Don’ts

Getting your first job can be one of the most exciting (but also nerve-wracking) experiences. You’re finally joining the world of “working adults”. Perhaps you know exactly what you want to do with your life, or maybe you’re still trying to figure it out. But once you start working, it’s not just about keeping your… Read More »

Are You a Great Employee? 5 Signs You’re Valued At Work

So you’ve got the job, or maybe you’re still searching for one. You can see yourself working here for years to come, but how do you know that you’re the right fit for the business? There are many characteristics that make a good employee, but these five signs might be an indication that you’re destined… Read More »

How to Use Social Media to Find Your Next Job

Searching for a new job can be stressful and overwhelming, especially if it’s been a while since you’ve needed to find work. There are many online job boards you can use to find job postings, like Indeed, ZipRecruiter or Monster. If you’ve searched on these sites over and over and have found nothing that interests… Read More »

The Reserves Network Opens New Location in Concord, NC

The Reserves Network, a leading staffing provider for the office, industrial, professional and technical markets, has opened an office at 1096 Concord Pkwy N. in Concord. The new office officially opened on Monday, July 19 and serves the staffing and employment needs of businesses and job seekers throughout Carbarrus County and the surrounding markets. This… Read More »

How a Gap Year Can Help You Professionally

Commonly called a “gap year,” a break between school and the workplace, or even between jobs, can be a good professional decision when you don’t know what your next step is. This time can help you recover from academic burnout, give you time to explore your passions, or simply give you the space you need… Read More »

5 Soft Skills to Incorporate Into Your Next Interview

Employers are looking for more than just experience nowadays. Read our latest ebook to learn about five soft skills you can showcase during a job interview. Then, contact your local TRN office to find out how our experienced recruiters can help you land (and ace!) your next job interview!… Read More »

How to Contribute To Your Workplace Safety Culture

Maintaining a safe workplace is the responsibility of every employee. Contribute to your employer’s culture of safety by abiding safety protocols and participating in regular safety meetings. In honor of National Safety Month, here are specific ways you can help keep your workplace a safe place for everyone. What is safety culture? A safety-focused work… Read More »

We Love Staffing Magazine

Just days prior to the COVID-19 pandemic forcing a wave of mandated closings across the country, The Reserves Network received copies of its inaugural “We Love Staffing” magazine. The events of the past few weeks have reinforced the title we selected for the periodical—we absolutely love staffing! Inside, you’ll learn staffing facts over myths, how… Read More »

10 Questions to Prepare You for Your Next Manufacturing Interview

It would be nice if potential employers would hand you a copy of their interview questions before your interview, wouldn’t it?  Since this is unlikely to ever happen, it’s important to prepare for likely questions you’ll receive when interviewing in the manufacturing field. Here are ten questions to prepare you for your next manufacturing interview.… Read More »

5 Tips for Asking Your Boss for More Responsibility

You’ve been working hard at your job for a while and you feel ready to take on more responsibility so you can grow and develop in your career. How can you get that responsibility granted to you? Use these tips to ask your boss for more. Make Sure You Appear Ready for More Responsibility You… Read More »