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4 Vital Tips Deal with Acute Employee Shortages

Skilled Employee Shortages Hurting Employers’ Productivity Multiple recent articles mention skilled employee shortages and call attention to the continuing strain this places on employers responsible for productivity. Established workforce management methods don’t seem to keep up with rising demand and industry competition for truly valued skills. Our U.S. economy has created new jobs annually since… Read more »

Need a Technical Recruiter in 2018? These Facts Help You Choose

4 key ways a technical recruiter can help you Have you searched for a technical job too hard and too long (with disappointing results)?  Let us review four  ways a technical recruiter helps you focus and makes it child’s-play to land a great job. The role of a technical recruiter is to provide a service to… Read more »

FLEXICREW TECHNICAL SERVICES LAUNCHES NEW CORPORATE WEBSITE

  New FTS Website Establishes Online Technical Staffing Platform for Employers and Job Seekers   METAIRIE, LA (April 20, 2018) – Louisiana based Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS), a recognized leader in the technical staffing industry, officially announces the launch of their new and redesigned corporate website- www.flexicrewtech.com.   The launch, coinciding with the introduction of the firm’s… Read more »

FLEXICREW TECHNICAL SERVICES ANNOUNCES NEW MOBILE, AL SALES REPRESENTATIVE

Fast-Growing Talent Acquisition Firm Expands and Strengthens Resources Mobile, AL, April 5, 2018– Flexicrew Technical Services Managing Director, Brandon Smith, announced that Scott Boone has joined the firm to further support and develop their Mobile, AL and Pensacola, FL accounts. FTS continues its fast growth and expansion in recruiting and placing technical professionals in positions… Read more »

What Should You Do Before And After An Anti-Harassment And Anti-Discrimination Complaint

These days we are swamped regularly by allegations and confirmations of sexual harassment in many industries—entertainment, media, technology, politics, etc. Complaints or proof of harassment or discrimination can impact greatly a company’s reputation, employee enthusiasm, business disruption, the extent of legal exposure, length of controversy, and costs sustained. Your organization needs thorough and well-written anti-discrimination… Read more »

The Gig’s Up – What the Gig Worker Economy Means to Your Business

It looks like it’s the year of the freelancer. Per a recent survey of hiring managers, 61% of employers plan to replace up to 30% of their permanent jobs with freelancers, gig worders, and independent contractors in 2018. Why would they do that? The answer lies in FLEXIBILITY – the economy requires companies to be… Read more »

How Do You Retain Great Employees?

This week unemployment is at 4.3%. Businesses are ramping up hiring plans. The recruiting begins – the headhunting is on! And then managers realized that they aren’t ready for a rosy economy with the strong job market that goes with it. Why? It works like this – unemployment goes down and that’s great for the… Read more »

FTS Welcomed into Goldman Sachs Small Businesses Program

  Brandon Smith, Managing Partner of Flexicrew Technical Services, awarded scholarship to prestigious, nationwide Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program   Metairie, LA, January 10, 2017– Flexicrew Technical Services Managing Partner, Brandon Smith, was invited to participate in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program at Delgado Community College where he will attend with a small… Read more »

Flexicrew Technical Services Honored with Communications Award

American Staffing Association (ASA) honors FTS with 2016 Achievement Award Metairie, LA, September 29, 2016–  Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) announced it is the recipient of the annual achievement award for the best of member-firm communications programs. The award will be formally presented as part of the ASA Staffing World convention and expo, October 25-27 in… Read more »

Flexicrew Launches New Technical Staffing Division

Mobile, AL — Flexicrew recently announced the launch of Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS), a new division designed to help clients recruit technical and advanced skill level employees.   The new unit will led by Brandon Smith, a staffing industry professional who was most recently the VP of Sales and Business Development with Flexicrew. He also… Read more »