CHICAGO, IL – OCTOBER 31, 2017 – Advanced Group has won the Gold Award in the Corporate Citizenship category for the 2017 Optimas Awards by Workforce magazine, a Human Capital Media publication. The awards program recognizes companies achieving successful measurable business outcomes through visionary and impactful human resources initiatives. Advanced Group, a diversified professional staffing, […]
CHICAGO, IL – Advanced Group, a diversified professional staffing, consulting, and outsourcing organization, will have three leaders presenting at the American Staffing Association’s (ASA) Staffing World 2017 in Chicago, Illinois, October 24- 26, 2017. Staffing World, ASA’s annual event, is the largest convention and expo in the staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry. Leo Sheridan, […]
CHICAGO, IL – SEPTEMBER 28, 2017 – Advanced Group has won a 2017 American Staffing Association Genius Award in the social media campaign category. The nation-wide awards program recognizes the most innovative communications and marketing campaigns among ASA member staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions organizations. Advanced Group, a diversified professional staffing, consulting, and outsourcing organization, […]
CHICAGO, IL–(July 19, 2017) – The Advanced Group has been recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) as one of the largest staffing firms in the United States for 2017. The annual list ranked staffing firms with U.S. staffing revenue of more than $100 million in 2016. Advanced Group made the list reporting $135 million in […]
CHICAGO, IL–(April 28, 2017) – The Advanced Group, an industry-leading diversified professional staffing, consulting, and outsourcing organization, announced their Wellness Works program has expanded to include services beyond exercise and nutrition. The organization has recognized nourishment of the mind, emotions, and spirit are equally as important as physical and nutritional wellness. “Wellness to us at […]
CHICAGO, IL–(April 05, 2017) – The Advanced Group, an industry-leading diversified professional staffing, consulting, and outsourcing organization, announced the recent appointment of Akin Tosyali as Vice President of Marketing. Click here to tweet this release. “We’re excited to have Akin join the Advanced Group leadership team,” said Leo Sheridan, CEO. “He brings incredible digital marketing expertise […]
The good life—everybody wants it but not everybody gets it. Since the beginning of time humans have obsessed over the good life, wondering what it is and if we can ever truly get it. Aristotle called it Eudaimonia and taught that our highest human excellence consists of health, wealth, happiness, and love. The Buddha called it Nirvana and taught that bliss and tranquility come from detachment. Doctors today have found data consistency, concluding that the good life is experienced when we’re focused only on present moments, not worried or preoccupied with other thoughts.
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“I have real ambitions and real ideas.”
So says Joy, the eponymous character played by Jennifer Lawrence in David O. Russell’s latest film. Joy is based on the life and career of Joy Mangano, a noted inventor, business woman, and entrepreneur who launched her career by inventing Miracle Mop. Most of Joy covers the Miracle Mop era of Joy’s life, and while the movie takes creative license with actual events, the message of the film offers powerful career lessons.
Heading into an interview can be nerve-racking enough. You’ve done your research, dressed the part, and know what you can offer to this position. All that’s left is tackling those tough interview questions. One of our Division Directors, Geoff Coltman, shares what hiring managers want to hear: 1. Describe a time when a decision you made …