"Inclusion Drives Innovation:" Celebrating NDEAM 2017

Oct 2, 2017 | Employment of People with Disabilities

October is here, which means it's time to recognize National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) 2017. NDEAM is a national campaign that raises awareness about disability employment issues and celebrates the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities. It's led…

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Unified Workforce Featured By Oregon Employment First

Sep 29, 2017 | News

We're proud to report that DePaul Industries' Unified Workforce program, which helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to find employment in the community, has been featured as a success story by Oregon's Employment First initiative. Last year, our program transitioned from…

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DePaul Industries Certified to Export Infant Formula to China

Sep 21, 2017 | Packaging

We have some exciting news to report: DePaul Industries is now certified to export infant formula to China! How did this certification come about? We submitted an application to the Certification and Accreditation Administration of the People’s Republic of China (CNCA) a few years ago. In the…

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Don't Have an Inclement Weather Policy? Write One Today

Feb 3, 2017 | Staffing

The winter of 2016-2017 will be one for the record books for many areas of the western United States. And it's not over yet. Our Portland, Salem, Eugene and Boise locations have been impacted by multiple snow and/or ice storms the past few months, and Oregon got another round of freezing rain this…

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DePaul Industries' 2016 Impact

Jan 31, 2017 | Employment of People with Disabilities

At DePaul Industries, we aim to be the top choice and provide great service to customers of our staffing, security and consumer products divisions. But we also have a social mission: to help people with disabilities to have the opportunity to work. 2016 was a big year for us, and our impact for…

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4 Reasons You Should Have a Staffing Agency on Speed Dial in 2017

Jan 30, 2017 | Staffing

It's hard to believe, but we're already nearly a month into the new year. Read on for some reasons why having a staffing agency on speed dial will help you succeed in 2017. 1. Have more flexibility. There’s a lot of uncertainty about what 2017 will bring for employers, from how the national and…

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DePaul Industries' Top 5 Blog Posts of 2016

Dec 28, 2016 | Staffing

2016 has been quite a year. Some of the major happenings at DePaul Industries included the launch of our new website, our President & CEO Travis Pearson being named one of the Portland Business Journal's 40 Under 40, and significant growth for our knife assembly contract. Throughout the year…

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3 Employment Stories You Need to Follow in 2017

Dec 15, 2016 | Staffing

The beginning of a new year is an exciting time full of opportunity for employers. And while 2017 will offer plenty of new employment and HR trends, three major stories will carry over from 2016. Stay informed about the latest news on these three topics in order to position your business to be…

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4 Workplace Safety Topics to Address This Fall

Oct 18, 2016 | Staffing

Fall is in full swing - leaves are falling, temperatures are getting chilly and kids are well into the school year and thinking about Halloween. Fall is full of fun activities and events, but it also brings some additional safety concerns at work. Addressing the four fall workplace safety topics…

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What Do Security Officers Do?

Oct 6, 2016 | Security

You probably see security officers (or security guards, as they're often called) in many different places, from patrolling shopping malls to managing access to office buildings to monitoring security scanners at the courthouse. But have you taken the time to think about what this important job …

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