Five Soft Skills to Look for When Hiring a Medical Assistant

Soft Skills for a Medical Assistant

As an employer of healthcare workers, focusing on soft skills is an important part of hiring a medical assistant. Along with a professional degree, clinical skills, and hands-on training, you need to look for personal attributes that influence how a medical assistant relates to patients, their families, and coworkers. Because patients’ perceptions of the care they receive from …

What Networking Tools Should YOU Be Utilizing to Take Your Career to the Next Level?

Networking is one of the most effective ways to advance in your career. Whether you’re looking for a promotion or a new employer, the more people you know in your industry, the greater your mobility. Part of networking is finding the right professionals to connect with, learning how to contact them, and maintaining your professional …

The Top 3 Reasons to Have Staff on Standby in Case of Emergency

Staff on Standby

Emergencies happen with every company. Employees call in sick or fail to show up for work. You receive a project that your team lacks the skills to complete. You uncover last-minute needs and don’t have anyone to fill them. Just because emergencies are unexpected doesn’t mean you need to be unprepared. Having access to qualified …

Is LinkedIn Replacing the Modern Resume?

LinkedIn Modern Resume

With the similarities between your resume and LinkedIn profile, you may wonder whether both are still relevant to your job search. With a significant number of job openings being advertised and applied to online and the ability for hiring managers and recruiters to access your social media profiles, you might think your resume has become obsolete. Although having a …

The Key to Managing a High Volume of Temporary Employees on Your Workforce

Temporary Employees

Whether your company needs seasonal help, has a short-term project requiring specialized skills, or wants to test a worker in a contract-to-hire role, there will be times when you bring a significant number of temporary employees aboard. Your organization has its staffing needs filled for a specific period without the expense of hiring full-time employees. Because temporary …

Spring into a New Role by Following These Job Search Trends

spring into a new role

There are many exciting developments in the job market. Staying on top of the information about the latest trends helps you prepare during your job hunt. Knowing what to expect lets you target the position or company you want and move more quickly through the recruiting process.   Whether you’re a recent graduate looking for your first role or a …

How Staff Augmentation Can Keep Your Business Running Efficiently

staff augmentation

No matter how effective your HR team is, they probably can’t hire qualified professionals on a last-minute basis. It’s also unlikely they can quickly locate talent with specialized skills when needed. Plus, the majority of employees your HR team hires need weeks of training to start producing at desired levels. Because there will be times when …

5 Qualities of a Successful Administrative Assistant

5 qualities of a successful admin assistant

Your role as an administrative assistant involves supporting a manager, team, or company. Serving as the lifeblood for your organization, there are a variety of qualities you need to demonstrate daily. In order to excel in your position, you must remain invaluable to your employer.   Be sure to display these five qualities of a sought-after administrative assistant.   Reliability  Due...

Latoya Johnson Named 4th Quarter Winner for KNF&T’s Staffing Employee of the Year Contest

KNF&T is excited to announce Latoya Johnson as the fourth quarter winner for our 2019 Staffing Employee of the Year contest. Although she didn’t have prior experience working with a staffing firm, Latoya turned to KNF&T for help on her job search after reading online reviews. “I spoke to their receptionist who told me more about …

Career Tips From Across the Web

Here’s this week’s roundup of career advice!   5 Tips To Make A Career Change In The New Year Forbes Looking to make a career change in the new year? Here are tips to guide you through your transition! Read More   6 Expert Tips For Recent College Grads On The Job Hunt HuffPost Finding …