More employers say ‘no’ after Social Media review

More employers are finding reasons not to hire workers on social media. A CareerBuilder survey found that, “43 percent of hiring managers who currently research candidates on social media found information that caused them not to hire a candidate” — up 9 percentage points from last year. The survey also found 39 percent of firms […]

TargetCW Named “2013 Best Places to Work in San Diego” by San Diego Business Journal

TargetCW, a leading contingent workforce provider breaks into the top 100 best places to work SAN DIEGO, June 27th, 2013 – TargetCW, a leading provider of contingent workforce services across the U.S. and overseas, today announced it has been named one of the best places to work in San Diego. TargetCW offers payrolling, staffing, international […]

Perks That Retain and Maintain Employees

A recent study by the Gallup’s 2013 State of the American Workplace Report states employees are not particularly excited about their jobs. Gallup reports, those actively disengaged employees cost the U.S. up to $550 billion annually in lost productivity. Disengaged employees are likely to eventually leave the company. We thought of some great tips to […]

How to Have a Wonderful Work Week!

Wake early on Sunday. Take care of personal urgent matters today and reward yourself with a relaxing evening. Creating a personal to-do list will help keep your work-life and balance intact. Planning your work week outfits also never hurts! Hit the Gym in the AM! We’re serious. You’ll feel energized and focused coming into work. […]

Manager’s Guide to Preparing for New Hires

Preparation prior to arrival. Workstation or desk needs (computers, supplies) should be taken care of before the new employee has arrived. Scheduling a lunch with key team members is a great way to integrate your new hire. Extensive onboarding process. Introducing your new hires to every key executive. Teaching them about the departments around them will […]

How to Have a Wonderful Work Week

Sleep early on Sunday. Take care of personal urgent matters today and reward yourself with a relaxing evening. Creating a personal to-do list or plan will help keep your work and personal life balance organized. Planning your work week outfits also never hurts either! If possible, hit the gym first! We’re serious. You’ll feel energized […]

You have (too much) Mail!

Email has become a dominant form of communication in today’s global work environment. Email overload can easily drain a busy HR manager’s day.  Below are a few tips on how to manage your email. Set Times and Limits on checking email. For me, I check and respond to all emails first thing in the morning […]

New Address!

Please update your records. Email  will stay the same. Thanks for growing with us. We appreciate your business. New Address: 9475 Chesapeake Dr. San Diego, CA 92123. Phone: (858) 810-3000 Fax: (858) 810-3001 Please let us know if you have any questions. Sincerely, TARGETCW Customer Service

Corporate Interviewing & Hiring Processes Improving for 2013

Over the past year, my colleagues and I have worked with numerous companies and based on our needs and experiences, there have been some changes in the way top talent is recruited and hired. Here are five trends that we have seen emerging: 1. Video conferencing is becoming more prevalent. Human resources, as well as the hiring departments, […]

Quarterly 401k Open Enrollment is April 1st!

Have you heard? It is quarterly open enrollment for TargetCW’s 401k Plan – a company sponsored retirement savings plan designed to help you prepare for retirement. Our plan offers many unique advantages not available through other types of savings plans. You must be employed a minimum of 60 days to enroll. The deadline to enroll […]