Maximize Your Temporary Employees' Productivity

Apr 5, 2016 | Staffing

So, you've decided to utilize temporary staffing. You're investing in temporary employees, and you want to ensure that you maximize this investment. Read on for some great tips, including providing strong onboarding, choosing an experienced staffing firm and keeping open communication with your…

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Turn to Staffing During Construction Labor Shortage

Mar 14, 2016 | Staffing

As illustrated by the number of construction cranes dotting skylines and houses and apartment buildings taking shape, the construction and real estate markets have made a major comeback. 19,000 construction jobs were added in the United States in February 2016, according to the Bureau of Labor…

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DePaul Packaging Recertified as SQF: Level 2 Facility

Mar 10, 2016 | Packaging, News

We're pleased to announce that last week, our food packaging facility in Portland, Oregon, passed an audit to become recertified by the Safe Quality Foods (SQF) Institute for Level 2: Certified HACCP Based Food Safety Plans. The SQF Institute's mission is to deliver consistent, globally recognized…

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6 Tips for Your Website Redesign

Mar 3, 2016 | News

If you’ve visited DePaul Industries on the web before, you've probably noticed that we have a brand new site! A strong web presence is a priority for businesses of all types today, and most companies will embark on a redesign at some point. Since the process is still fresh in our minds, we thought…

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Staffing - It's Not Just Temporary

Feb 25, 2016 | Staffing

When many people think of the staffing industry, they automatically jump to the term temporary, thinking only of short-term assignments of a few days, a week, or a month. But more and more employers (now 59%, according to the American Staffing Association) are turning to staffing agencies as a way…

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Celebrating the PBJ's Forty Under 40

Feb 19, 2016 | News

Yesterday we joined more than 400 others at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Portland for the Portland Business Journal's Forty Under 40 celebration, honoring 40 young, distinguished Portland-area leaders, including DePaul Industries President & CEO Travis Pearson. This year's celebration featured…

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Welcome to the New DePaul Industries Website

Feb 5, 2016 | News, Staffing, Security, Packaging

Today is a big day for DePaul Industries: the launch of our new website! If you've visited us online recently, you know that our previous site was a bit dated, and it could be difficult to find information. DePaul has grown and changed significantly since our previous site was built, and our new…

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Travis Pearson Recognized With Forty Under 40 Award

Jan 29, 2016 | News

DePaul Industries President & CEO Travis Pearson has been honored as one of the Portland Business Journal's Forty Under 40 Class of 2016. Pearson, who joined DePaul twelve years ago, has served in positions throughout the company and was promoted to President & CEO in February 2015. He…

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Keeping Your Workplace Healthy This Cold and Flu Season

Jan 28, 2016 | Staffing

You hear sniffles as you walk to the copier. Garbage cans are full of tissues and cough drop wrappers. The number of people out sick outnumber those who come to work. Sound familiar? These are all telltale signs that cold and flu season has arrived. No matter our best efforts at staying healthy,…

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DePaul Staffing General Manager Bart Berry Featured on ASA Website

Jan 21, 2016 | News, Staffing

DePaul Industries' General Manager of Staffing, Bart Berry, is featured in a recent profile on the website of the Alternative Staffing Alliance. Bart joined DePaul in summer 2014, bringing with him significant experience in the commercial staffing industry. Bart was recently promoted to manage all…

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