Side Gigs and Their Place On Your Resume

It seems like everyone today has a side hustle. It’s not at all uncommon to work an extra gig or two in conjunction with a full-time job to make some extra money on the side. Or it could be a passion project that gives you all the good feels when you’re working on it. Whatever… Read More »

Employee Spotlight: Renae Wanza

  Company Role: Corporate Administrative Coordinator Favorite Quote: “What’s understood doesn’t have to be explained.” Favorite place to shop? Target Your top 3 favorite Podcasts/Books? The Interruption of Everything; A Day Late and a Dollar Short; Who Asked You Your top 3 favorite movies? Step Mom; Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner; Jumping the Broom What… Read More »

Meador Staffing and 91.1 FM Interview

  Friday, January 10 our own Linda Fields, VP of Executive Search had an interview with Kashay Mendes of 91.1 FM. Watch along and see how Linda and Kashay discussed the Houston job market, properly set up your resume and hiring tips and tricks!  … Read More »

How to Deliver Negative Feedback to Your Employees

As a manager, you’ve been told that feedback is an essential part of your job. You need to give your team feedback on the good and the bad day-to-day. Without your input, mistakes can happen if a behavior isn’t corrected promptly. But no one wants to hear negative feedback. So, can you also help prepare… Read More »

Employee Spotlight: Ruby Lovelace

  Company Role: Controller  (Ruby has been with Meador Staffing since 1994!) Favorite quote: I Can Do All Things Through Christ Who Strengthens Me. Philippians 4:13. (have this on a plaque in my office) Favorite place to shop? Amazon What do you like about working at Meador? I am glad to be working at a… Read More »

Owning up to Your Mistakes at Work

It can feel like the absolute end of the world. You’ve made a huge mistake at work. It’s not something you can sweep under the rug or quickly fix so no one noticed. This is gigantic. Now you feel like running away and changing your name so no one will ever know it was you.… Read More »

Choosing The Right Candidate, Beyond The Skills On Paper

Resumes can tell you a lot about a candidate, but they can’t tell you exactly how well someone can fit into your work culture. A personality fit is as important as the skills and experience a potential employee brings to the table. So, what can you do to determine that someone will be a good… Read More »

General Workplace Safety Tips For New Hires

The pressure is on. With deadlines and quotas approaching before the end of the year, along with personal holiday stress, you may be feeling a great weight on your shoulders. Even considering productivity and efficiency, the workplace must also focus on safety for all employees, including new hires. While much of the burden is on… Read More »

Salvation Army 2019

  This year we partnered with the Pasadena Rotary Club and Ken Phelps Insurance in our efforts to support the Salvation Army. We adopted 70 angels – 50 kids & 20 seniors. Also rang the bell for 2 days for 10 hours each day – that is 20 hours of volunteer time from Meador Staffing.… Read More »