Topic: On the Job

Volt Named as America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firm and Best Professional Recruiting Firm by Forbes

ORANGE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Volt Information Sciences, Inc. ("Volt" or the "Company") (NYSE-AMERICAN: VOLT), a global provider of staffing services, today announced that it has been recognized for the second consecutive year on Forbes’ annual list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Building success in a competitive talent market

The way that successful organizations recruit today is changing. Gone is the short-term, transactional approach that abandons candidates if they are not accepted for a role and releases those that do make it into the business from further attention. 

Volt are in APSCo OutSource Global News 2021

Volt are in APSCo OutSource Global News 2021

Volt Consulting Group Hiring Manager Survey Results 2021

Hiring managers from the clients of Volt Consulting Group (VCG) were invited to participate in a survey. The results assist VCG in identifying opportunities to maintain or improve aspects of our service with our hiring managers.

Volt are Finalists in 3 Categories for the TIARA US Talent Solutions Awards 2021

We are delighted to announce that Volt Consulting Group is a finalist in the TIARA US Talent Solutions Awards in the following 3 categories

Innovative approaches to talent management

The past year has required businesses across all sectors to be flexible and resourceful when it comes to adapting to pandemic-driven change. In some industries, this has meant looking for ways to keep staff on even in the face of impending unemployment. In other sectors, there has been a need to quickly employ new people to meet the increasing demand for certain products and services.

It’s a love hate thing…

After 18 Year in the recruitment industry (I know, I had a very easy paper round!) My mind sometimes wanders to the “What if” section of my grey matter. It quickly plays with some ideas, like a child discarding the toy and having a brand new cardboard box to play with and then meanders over to the “well why am I doing this” section.

“No” seems to be the hardest word

What is it with saying No to someone that scares some people? Is it the negativity of the word? Is it the horror that said person or worse client will never speak to you again. After a conversation with one of my colleagues I was amazed that he had agreed to a deadline that was totally unachievable. He knew he wasn’t going to hit it and worse so did the client. This got me thinking, when are the reasons for us to say No or if that’s too harsh for you we can say…maybe later.

My move from Luxury Fashion to Business Process Outsourcing

I have just completed my second month at Volt Consulting Group, and believe me it has been a real eye opener. Have I simply exchanged my role in luxury fashion, working with beautifully crafted, products for another?