Labor Day Calls For Reflection On Our Progress

Labor Day Calls For Reflection On Our Progress Labor Day is viewed by most people as the marker for the last days of summer and not for what it really is – the opportunity to reflect on more than a century of progress. When we get comfortable, it’s easy to forget about the struggles that […]

TRAC Staffing is Celebrating National Staffing Week

TRAC Staffing Honors Contributions of Temporary, Contract Employees to Fort Smith, Arkansas’s Economy   TRAC Staffing, located in Fort Smith, Arkansas is joining staffing agencies from across the nation in celebrating National Staffing Employee Week, Sept. 14–20. Established by the American Staffing Association, this commemorative week honors the millions of temporary and contract employees working […]

Never Underestimate the Power of a Strong Interview

Interviewing is like any other learned skill in this world.   It’s not something that you are born good at. You’ve got to develop this skillset. And you need to develop your interviewing skills. How well a candidate interviews for a job is of unrivaled importance. Resumes are a piece of paper. They’re lifeless. In […]

Job Seeking tip: Know your value!

Job Seeking tip: Know your value! Business is a pretty simple game at the end of the day. Whether it is a non-profit organization, a privately owned small business, a fortune 500 company, or operations within government, there is a mandate to bring in more revenue than is spent. If you spend $1.00, you had […]

It’s Time To Get Back To Work

It’s Time To Get Back To Work. According to data from the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services, the River Valley’s regional labor force numbers are just shy of 120,000 workers. For clarification, our region encompasses Sebastian, Crawford, Sequoyah and Le Flore Counties. Our most recent data tells us that we have an unemployment rate of […]

Job Market Resembles Musical Chairs

The labor market is about to resemble a game of musical chairs, with the temporary financial aid from Congress being the music. There will be just as many able bodied people who will need to return to the workforce in some capacity once the Covid-19 financial assistance ends, but there won’t be as many jobs […]

Mission: Ambition’s Goal Putting Citizens to Work

“We know Sallisaw is ready to get back to work, and TRAC Staffing and other companies have job openings all over Sallisaw. We know people want to grow in their career, invest in their futures, learn new skills – and Carl Albert State College and Indian Capital Technology Center have programs to help make those […]