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John Grant

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John Grant

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I have been a recruiter for more than 10 years. I've recruited entertainers, engineers, environmental scientists, IT professionals, sales and general labor.

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Company > Kelly IT

How to get a job at Kelly IT.

[QUOTE who="Host"]Do you work at Kelly IT? How did you find the job? How did you get that first interview?

Any advice for someone trying to get in?[/QUOTE]

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="MIK2865 in Little Falls, New Jersey"]I NEED A JOB IN THE FACILTY MAINT.FEILD[/QUOTE]

Mik,

There are many resources you can pull from to find a ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Kelly Osler in Canton, Ohio"]Sorry you are wrong Annie....Seems too me that You and Grant are the only two people on this message board. Really sad but at the ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Anne in Littleton, Colorado"]This is beginning to sound like kindergarten, or -- a courtroom![/QUOTE]

Hi Anne. Nice to see you posting again.

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Kelly Osler in Canton, Ohio"]I post one comment and wham, this guys om me like flies on crap.[/QUOTE]

Kelly, it saddens me to discover that you have ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Kelly Osler in Canton, Ohio"] Most companies that have to consult a temporary company to do their hiring are below standard companies. It will be below average ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

Kelly Services is a for profit company. They operate in a free market where the market sets the price. Like any for profit company they seek to maximize their profits. However ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Kelly Osler in Canton, Ohio"]It is just too bad that a fortune 500 company can not give you a courtesy call to tell you that your qualifications do not meet ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Kelly Osler in Canton, Ohio"]My opinion counts just as much as yours or anyone elses for that matter, and the facts that I stated are correct for my situation ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Kelly Osler in Canton, Ohio"]Kelly Services is a joke. The jobs they post are not real.[/QUOTE]

Where to begin? It's a free country and that means that ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Job Postings

[QUOTE who="Jackie O in District Heights, Maryland"]I am looking for a career as a Leasing Consultant. Does any one know how and where to start to get a job as a leasing ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

Warning! Don't take the weekend off from this blog. Things will get completely out of hand.

Dis'd and Anne, please take your hostility off blog. Your comments have stopped ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Displaced Legal Professional in Denver, Colorado"][/QUOTE]

Dis'd LP,

I disagree that people can have no alternatives. We may sometimes back ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Anne in Littleton, Colorado"][/QUOTE]

Anne,

I think we're speaking in cross purposes. I would never recommend that someone stay in a job they ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Anne in Littleton, Colorado"][/QUOTE]

Anne,

How you view your job, whatever it is, is a choice. One man's dream job can be another man's ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Anne in Littleton, Colorado"]Hey John, Thanks for the comments. She showed me her job description (which was posted on Monster) and there is no mention of any ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Anne in Denver, Colorado"]A friend who has been looking for a job recently got one and the duties are "becoming" something totally other than what ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

[QUOTE who="Displaced Legal Professional in Denver, Colorado"]Continued from above ... p>

I don't think that practice is as irregular as you may think. Just look at ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

What's the company culture at Kelly Services?

[QUOTE who="Host"]Every business has it's own style. What is the office environment and culture like at Kelly Services?

Are people dressed in business casual, jeans ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Job Postings

[QUOTE who="Sara in Newington, Connecticut"]Are there any job postings for a teacher's aide?[/QUOTE]

Sara,

The school year is almost over and hopefully you ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Dawn in Texas in Fort Worth, Texas"]I thank each and everyone of you all the commits. I have tried to listen carefully to what each of you are trying to say ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

[QUOTE who="Displaced Legal Professional in Denver, Colorado"]

I have had other recruiter experiences. My wife has had her experiences. We have enough recruiter ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

[QUOTE who="John Grant in Eagle Mountain, Utah"]Displaced,

That is unfortunately a necessary evil. Most companies will wait until they are desperate before they ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

[QUOTE who="Displaced Legal Professional in Denver, Colorado"]One more item that begs for your justification, John. Recruiters' use of false job ads.[/QUOTE]

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

[QUOTE who="Displaced Legal Professional in Denver, Colorado"]Now that you have justified your background, John, please expound on why recruiters lie to candidates, renege ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="outsidergirl in Albia, Iowa"]I worked for Kelly Services for roughly ten years. The pay changes from assignment to assignment. Your pay can actually go down if ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

How to get a job at Kelly Services.

[QUOTE who="Brenner in Hillside, New Jersey"]Just went to Kelly for in person interview. Typical corporate atmosphere but what concerned me the most was their lack of ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

[QUOTE who="hazelthecat in Newton, Massachusetts"]Sounds just like Accounttemps and Spherion so I guess they are pretty much all the same. I have worked for temps but most ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

[QUOTE who="Suzanne in Denver, Colorado"]Do you all realize that you CAN COLLECT UNEMPLOYMENT IF A TEMP AGENCY LETS YOU GO? The stupid thing is the employment agency makes ...

6 years ago
Company > Kelly Services

Worse Company Ever

Anne in Colorado,

Your assertion that “temp agencies” are a turn off because you have applied to many of them and yet they never call ...

6 years ago