Introducing Our Newest Robot, Zach

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Meet Zach, the newest member of the Staffing Robot team! He’s our new Digital Marketing Manager in charge of search and paid acquisition, in addition to other aspects of online marketing. Tell us about your work background in SEO, marketing and the interwebz? I’ve spent most of my time out of school working with an…

Introducing Our Newest Robot, Sam!

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Meet Sam Miller, a new member of Staffing Robot. He’s our new Senior Marketing Strategist with a vast background in all things internet. Get to know Sam, you may be working on a project with him soon! Tell us about your background in SEO, PPC and marketing strategy. I have worked in freelance and agency environments…

Workplace Romance: Worth It?

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We wouldn’t want to ruin the fifth season of “Mad Men” for you but let’s just say it involves Don Draper, a secretary, and a love affair. Workplace relationships like this aren’t reserved for leading characters on television though — they’re happening in our workplaces too. 37 percent of workers have dated a co-worker, and 30…

4 Tips For Getting the Most Out of Blogging

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Blogging can be a bit like the Y2K hysteria of 1999. Blogging makes logical sense, it has amassed followers but it’s still vastly misunderstood. Many viewed the Y2K bug as merely a computer-related issue while others predicted it was the end of the world. Some companies see blogging as a logical business-related expense while other…

Multitasking Monday: LinkedIn Job Search App

Applicants who apply to job opportunities on the first day they’re posted are 10% more likely to land the job, according to LinkedIn. Candidates seeking new employment need a way to stay up to date and apply quickly for job listings wherever and whenever new jobs are posted. LinkedIn’s job search app has been available for iPhone since…

We Dig It: Inavero’s Office

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It seems like forever ago that we stopped into Inavero‘s office for happy hour but we haven’t stopped thinking about their rad digs ever since. Inavero is a Portland-based company known for its satisfaction surveys for professional service firms and they have something we’ve never seen! When you first enter Inavero’s downtown Portland office you’ll…

New Logos and Branding by Staffing Robot

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Sometimes we have to be the “What Not to Wear” of the website design world (I like to think of myself as Clinton Kelly.). That’s why sometimes we are snarky. In the end oversized and outdated sweaters and smocks have got to go! We love rebranding and designing new logos and that’s because we’re not only…

Infographic: The Best Times For Your Company to Post to Social Media

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There a lot of promises that marketing companies will make to you about your staffing company’s social media marketing: Improved engagement by 60% in 30 days! 2,000 new followers this month! An 83% conversion rate on social media clicks! Some of these might be possible but one thing we can promise you is that there…

Is the Backend of Your Website Frustrating? Try WordPress

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Your website is your online store front that showcases your brand and company. You should have as much control of your site as any other aspect of your business. We know it’s very likely you would love to change a lot about your website but it’s also very likely that logging into your website is frustrating….