How employers can help working parents this summer and fall as COVID-19 restrictions ease

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Parent works from home while small child plays nearby

As COVID-19 restrictions slowly start to ease in Massachusetts, employers may be feeling a bit of relief that business is starting to get back to “normal”, even if “normal” involves face masks, rotating office staff, and lots of telecommuting. But, working parents of young children are looking ahead to the long days of summer and… READ MORE

Announcing Our 2018 Employee of the Year

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In the three years we’ve known her, Janice O’Brien, of Abington, has worked 20 assignments and is a shining example of how to bridge from a temporary to permanent position. We met Janice in 2015 after she had taken some time off to tend to family issues and felt she was ready to return to… READ MORE

Employee of the month: October 2016

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We’re happy to announce Tara O’Neil, of Marshfield, as our Employee of the Month for October! Tara was recruited directly for our client in Duxbury, Eastern Insurance, where she worked as a temporary employee for four months before converting into a perm role in October. Like all of our past recipients, Tara consistently received stellar… READ MORE

What to look for when selecting a Temp Agency

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Working with a staffing agency is a great way to save time and money when hiring. Did you know that the average cost of hiring a new employee can reach almost $60,000? Never mind the cost of a bad hire! But with so many agencies to choose from, it’s tough to know what will best… READ MORE

SSS Referral Bonus Program

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At South Shore Staffing, we believe in the notion that “good people know good people.” We like to reward those people in two different ways: 1. Refer a friend who is placed directly into a client of South Shore Staffing and who stays in the job beyond 90 days and receive a $500 referral fee!… READ MORE

SSS Attends the 2013 MSA Dinner in Boston

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This past Monday night, South Shore Staffing attended the 2013 Massachusetts Staffing Employee Recognition Dinner held at The Harvard Club in Downtown Boston. The entire SSS team joined in support of our Staffing Employee of the Year nominee, Marcia Taylor, who was accompanied by her husband, Charlie, both of Brockton. A social hour was held… READ MORE

In memoriam: Edwin McDaid

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In memoriam It is with profound sorrow that we inform you of the passing of our firm’s founder, Edwin (Ed) McDaid. We, the South Shore Staffing team, could not have asked for a better mentor, or friend, than Ed. And the staffing industry could not have someone who better exemplifies all that this industry should… READ MORE

Employment Trends: Workers Take Driver’s Seat in 2013

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With employment growing at a gradual yet steady pace, an increasing number of employers are expected to thaw their hiring freeze and take on new workers in 2013…but companies that placed hiring on the back burner for the past few years may have a surprise in store. There is no question that the past several… READ MORE