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A Look Inside Your First Week as a Construction Worker

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As a young professional ready to take on the construction industry, you might feel confident that you can handle long days full of hands-on tasks. However, we want you to know exactly what you’re getting yourself into. The life of a laborer is a tough one, and you can never be too prepared. If you’ve… Read More »

SIA Ranked CCS Construction Staffing as the 17TH Fastest Growing Staffing Company in the U.S.

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We are proud to announce that SIA (Staffing Industry Analysts) ranked CCS Construction Staffing as the 17th Fastest Growing Staffing Company in the U.S. This is the 3rd year in a row that CCS has been recognized by SIA. CCS Construction reported a revenue of 36.9M and a 4-year growth rate of 49.5%. The list… Read More »

Want to Boost Productivity? Encourage Your Employees to Take Vacations

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The modern era of the 24/7 culture places can be stressful and toxic. These days, everyone is available with the push of a button, and we live in a society full of constant pings, texts, tweets, and notifications. Receiving messages all day and all night is no longer uncommon. It can be tempted to make… Read More »

4 Ways Great Leaders Inspire Their Employees Every Day

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When you’re supervising a staff, it’s essential to lead by example rather than making demands. Inspiring your team by boosting morale and productivity is paramount if you want to get a project complete. Coaching is a terrific method when you want the staff to be working in harmony toward a common goal. Whether you’re working… Read More »

How to Deal with Back Pain on the Job

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As a professional in the construction industry, you know what it means to work with pain. Long days of hard labor, usually outdoors, causes immense strain. When you’re working in this industry, you also know the importance of safety. The best way to protect yourself from long-term injury and recurring pain is to use your… Read More »

Why Your Interview Starts the Night Before

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Any experienced construction worker knows that often interviews can be informal — but that doesn’t mean they’re not important. Don’t make the mistake other candidates will by not doing your research. If you are nervous to meet with the hiring manager and you’re not sure what to expect, you’re not alone. This happens to everyone… Read More »

How to Bridge the Generational Gap on Your Team

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  Millennials, Gen X, Baby Boomers: we’re living in a world of diverse personalities. It’s likely that your organization employs a mix of these three groups. Managing a complicated workforce is a skill that takes time to hone. To be an exemplary leader, you’ll need to understand your people and identify their needs in order… Read More »

CCS Lands on the Largest Temporary Company List

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Each year, the Charlotte Business Journal releases a list of Temporary Staffing Companies. The list consists of the largest Charlotte-area temporary staffing companies, ranked by the number of temporary workers as of May 2. This year, CCS Construction Staffing landed at number 6 out of 25. We have moved up from #9 in 2016. It… Read More »

How to Work Around the Labor Shortage

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  There’s no avoiding it — the recession ten years ago has had lasting impacts. Many workers that lost their jobs during the economic crisis did not return to the construction industry. Hiring managers are drawing talent from a small pool. Many construction professionals are aging out of the workforce, and the industry lacks fresh… Read More »

Why the First Ten Minutes of Your Interview are the Most Important

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Do you have sweaty palms or a dry mouth as you prep for your big interview? Even seasoned professionals get interview jitters, especially when it comes to a position you’re excited about. But how can you be confident you’ll walk away with the job? The secret revolves around the age-old saying: first impressions are everything.… Read More »