Entries by Patrice MacMillan

Celebrating Contractor Safety – June Is Safety Month!

It’s no secret that safety is a top priority here at JSG. That’s why we are beyond excited to announce the “Making Safety Personal” employee contest! In order to be eligible to win a $20 Amazon gift card, simply put your creativity to the test by concocting a fun and meaningful safety slogan. Send your […]

Celebrating Safety – June Is Safety Month!

It’s no secret that safety is a top priority here at JSG. That’s why we are beyond excited to announce the “Making Safety Personal” employee contest! In order to be eligible to win a free lunch for your entire branch, simply put your creativity to the test by concocting a fun and meaningful safety slogan. […]

IT Hiring Trends In 2019

Every company has a need for IT talent. But these days, it may not be so easy to come by! From Application Developers to Systems Administration, the demand for qualified IT professionals is on the rise. IT hiring is projected to grow 13% by 2026, which is faster than the average of all occupations. Here […]

JSG Employee Spotlight: Drew Hegarty

Drew Hegarty is the Branch Manager of our Tampa, Florida office. He has been with Johnson Service Group for almost three years. We wanted to take the opportunity to chat with Drew and learn more about his career at JSG. Here’s what he had to say: You started with JSG as a Sr. Account Executive […]

5 Ways To Attract Talent To Your Company

With the unemployment rate at 3.6%, it’s a near 50-year low in the United States. It has been a candidate-driven market for quite a while now, making it incredibly hard for companies to hire the talent they need to take their organization to the next level. Because of this, it’s necessary to get a little […]

Here’s Why You Keep Getting Turned Down For Jobs

If you’re feeling discouraged by multiple turn downs during your job search, trust us, you’re not alone! It’s a candidate-driven market, so competition is hot out there for the best jobs. Instead of getting down on yourself, try and make small improvements that will leave a lasting impression the next time you submit an application. […]

Top 5 Soft Skills Managers Look For When Hiring

If you’re on the job market, you’ve probably heard about the importance of “soft-skills.” In today’s day and age, they can be the difference between you landing the job or getting yet another turn down. So hone in on these five soft skills to impress next time you put yourself out there. 1.     Work Ethic […]

Job Search Basics You’ve Probably Forgotten

If you’ve been in the working world for a while, you probably think you’re an expert in the art of the job search. But we’ve noticed that while some candidates are great at answering “what’s your greatest weakness?” they sometimes forget some of the foundations of looking for a new position. Manners matter The ultimate […]

How To Leverage LinkedIn To Get A New Job

If you’re thinking about getting back on the job market, LinkedIn is a tool you can’t afford to ignore. There are a number of things you can do on the professional social media site to leverage your way into a new position, but where should you start? Here are four basics that will get you […]