Entries by Matthew Bennett

4 Things You Must Do Before Applying for a Job

In today’s candidate-driven market, there are probably dozens of job opportunities around every corner. Whether you’re a mechanical engineer or an aviation technician, the market is hot, and it’s tempting to see what’s out there. However, before you even think about submitting your job application, here are four things you must do before applying. Read […]

HR Highlights: Meet Our New HR Coordinator

As Johnson Service Group continues to grow in today’s candidate-driven market, we’re building up our staff to better serve our clients, candidates, and internal employees. As a result, we’ve added another new face to our Human Resources team! Please join us in welcoming Gabriella Hoeflich, our newest HR Coordinator! Tell us a little about yourself. […]

Oil & Gas Trends to Watch For in 2019

The Oil & Gas industry in the U.S. is experiencing tremendous growth. Crude oil, petroleum, and natural gas production continue to expand, generating thousands of jobs right here in our country. But where are these jobs coming from? How are we producing this much oil & gas right here in our own country? Here are […]

Renewable Energy Trends to Watch for in 2019

It’s no surprise that the power & utility industry has been on the rise in recent years. We hear lots of buzz about renewable energy and how it’s preserving the environment and generating thousands of jobs. Here are three trends to be on the lookout for when it comes to renewable energy for the rest […]

July 2019 Jobs Report: 370,000 Re-Enter Workforce

The numbers are in, and the labor market continues to tighten. In July’s Jobs Report, we saw an increase of 164,000 jobs for the month, well above economists’ estimate of 150,000 jobs. Over the last six months, job gains are averaging 141,000 per month. The unemployment rate also held steady at 3.7 percent, a near […]

Is it Professional to Offer Advice to Your Interviewer?

Throughout your career, it’s not uncommon to experience dozens of different interviewing processes. After all, the average Baby Boomer holds roughly 12 different jobs throughout their career. And for Millennials, the average worker holds six different positions by the age of 26. As a result, most candidates have experienced a handful of turndowns throughout their […]

Manufacturing Industry Trends in 2019

With the implementation of new technologies and processes in the manufacturing industry, some are even labeling this era as the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The integration of AI and the Internet of Things is revolutionizing the modern workplace. Processes are changing; manufacturers are looking for ways to cut costs, and more jobs are being created every […]

July 2019 JOLTS Report: 7.3 Million Job Openings

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) latest JOLTS Report showed very little change in the labor market from April to May. The job openings rate edged down to 4.6 percent with a total of 7.3 million job openings. However, there were more than 1.6 million more job openings than people seeking work (5.7 million). Check […]

JSG Employee Spotlight: Sidney Williams

Sidney Williams is a Business Development Manager at JSG. He works out of our Calabasas, CA office and has been with JSG for nearly three years. During this time, Sidney has made a tremendous impact on our company. Keep reading to learn more about Sidney and his exciting career! Tell us a little about your […]