How would you like to get fired … by a robot? If you work at Amazon and aren’t “productive” enough, it could happen! According to an April report from Business Insider, the online retail giant terminated more than 300 employees over a year-long span at its Baltimore facility. But instead of a supervisor sitting down… Read more »

(Editor’s Note: Low morale, high absenteeism, and high turnover are problems that face many manufacturing facilities all across the United States. Thankfully for this Luttrell Staffing Group client, our on-site manager came on board and applied some unique solutions that dramatically turned things around for the good. This is a real-life Luttrell Staffing Group case… Read more »

Luttrell Staffing Group WINS CLEARLYRATED’S 2019 BEST OF STAFFING® CLIENT AND TALENT AWARDS   Earned by less than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada   Kingsport, TN – February 7, 2019 – Luttrell Staffing Group, a leading employment agency in the light industrial and clerical sectors, announced today that they have won… Read more »

Luttrell Staffing Group Established as 29 Offices Separate from AtWork Personnel to Form New Company From BusinessWire: January 22, 2019 10:48 AM Eastern Standard Time KINGSPORT, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Luttrell Staffing Group is unveiled as 29 former AtWork Personnel Services offices are now operating as an independent staffing enterprise. By establishing Luttrell Staffing Group as a separate… Read more »

The National Unemployment Rate dropped to a minuscule 3.7 Percent in September 2018, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. If that sounds like a low number to you, it is, and it’s a pretty big deal because the United States hasn’t seen an unemployment rate that low in almost half a century. It’s also… Read more »

We get it. When you were growing up and thinking about what you’d spend your working life pursuing, being a ‘temp’ probably wasn’t what you had in mind. Even the word itself can invoke negative thoughts – temporary, disposable, unappreciated, underpaid, you name it. And while staffing agencies (don’t call us a ‘temp’ agency!) have… Read more »

A few years ago, my then-eight year-old son and I were doing some landscaping in our yard one day when he paused, looked up at me through squinted, sweat-soaked eyes and said, “Dad, wouldn’t it be great if we never had to work?” To be honest, I can’t say I’ve never had the same thoughts,… Read more »