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The Automation Revolution and the Skills You Need to Stay Ahead

 

  What comes to your mind when you think of the industrial revolution? You likely imagine factories, smokestacks, and laborers circa 1800s New York. But did you know right now we’re right in the midst of the Fourth Industrial Revolution? This industrial revolution has striking differences to the three before it. While the other revolutions […]

 

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4 Common Misconceptions About Working with a Recruiter

 

Having stumbled upon this blog, you’re likely in the market for a new job. If you’ve already dug through job boards, subscribed to job alerts, searched through your LinkedIn connections, and still aren’t having any luck – stay strong! Your ideal position is likely right around the corner. With countless automated job search tools online, […]

 

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Ethan Allen Workforce Solutions Launches Redesigned Website to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

 

Staffing, recruiting, and RPO agency enhances their services with a new website for clients and candidates POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – Ethan Allen Workforce Solutions, a trusted recruiting and staffing agency with fifty years of experience serving the Hudson Valley, is pleased to announce the launch of their new website. The new Ethan Allen Workforce Solutions website […]

 

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Free Training Presentation: Increasing Retention and Reducing Turnover

 

Registration is now closed as this presentation has passed. If you are interested in getting more information on this topic, please call our office or email Jane Sterling. Happy New Year! We’re excited to start out 2019 with a brand new topic we’ve never presented on before: Increasing Retention and Reducing Turnover! With unemployment rates so low, […]

 

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Office Hours: Christmas and New Year’s Day

 

We will be CLOSED for the Holidays on Tuesday, December 25th and Tuesday, January 1st. Payroll will be delayed by one day each week. Timecards must still be received by Monday at 5:30pm.     Checks will be available for pick-up on Thursday, 12/27 and 1/3. Mailed checks will be sent on Wednesday, 12/26 and 1/2. If you are eligible for Holiday Pay, […]

 

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We Say ‘Thank You’ to Local Fire Departments

 

In response to the fire that broke out in the early morning hours of December 3, Ethan Allen Workforce Solutions would like to issue a statement: “First and foremost we are sorry to hear that 4 lives were lost during this fire. We would like to sincerely thank the City of Poughkeepsie Fire Department, Arlington […]

 

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Important Office Hours: December 7, 2018

 

Our offices will be closing early on Friday, December 7, 2018 due to our Holiday Party. Please see below for specific times. Kingston Office: 12:00pm Middletown Office: 12:15pm Poughkeepsie and Fishkill Offices: 12:45pm Clients: If there is an issue, please reach out to your Staffing Specialist directly. Employees: If you still need to pick up your paycheck, […]

 

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Write a Great Thank-You Note After the Interview

 

Writing a thank-you note after an interview has become a commonly utilized best practice for candidates, so it is no longer enough to make you stand out just by sending one at all. However, a high-quality thank-you note can put you in a league of your own, compared to many candidates who opt for an […]

 

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Ethan Allen Workforce Solutions on NewsRadio WKIP 1450

 

Our Human Resources Director, Ed Kowalski, along with Staffing Specialists, Jenna Kelly and Amy Van Tassel and Director of RPO, Kelly Westfall, will be on WKIP 1450’s morning show with Tom Sipos to speak about our Temporary Staffing and RPO Divisions. Be sure to tune in and listen on October 4 from 7am-8:30am!

 

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