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7 Benefits of Using a Staffing Firm to Job Hunt in Hawaii

Brandon Suyeoka | Posted 05.19.2015 | Business
Brandon Suyeoka

A few posts ago I wrote about 5 things you can do when looking for a job in Hawaii. Out of those five, I've always been asked to expand more on how connecting with a local staffing firm can help in your job search.

8 Things I Did For Money

Katina Corrao | Posted 10.12.2014 | Comedy
Katina Corrao

I wore my skimpiest outfit -- a mock turtleneck and plaid skirt from Ann Taylor Loft. Bernie would say, "Katina, show these fine folks just how much you'll slash for them today." That's when my dead eyes looked straight ahead and I said, "I'm gonna slash $500 dollars."

Temp Work Isn't Only Insecure -- It's More Dangerous Too

ProPublica | Michael Grabell, Olga Pierce and Jeff Larson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

by Olga Pierce, Jeff Larson and Michael Grabell, ProPublica, Dec. 18A version of this story was produced by Univision and will air tonight at 6:30 p.m...

Temp Jobs Jump More Than 50 Percent During So-Called Recovery

AP | CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 07.09.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Hiring is exploding in the one corner of the U.S. economy where few want to be hired: Temporary work. From Wal-Mart to General Motors t...

Temps Are Getting Crushed

ProPublica | Michael Grabell | Posted 06.27.2013 | Latino Voices

It's 4:18 a.m. and the strip mall is deserted. But tucked in back, next to a closed-down video store, an employment agency is already filling up. R...

A Tiger Baby's Rebellion

Tracie Chan | Posted 09.18.2012 | College
Tracie Chan

I realized that my version of having it all was completely different. Perhaps I didn't want it all, since "it" sounded so trite. Maybe I didn't want everyone else's idea of success, because it meant nothing to me.

Jason Cherkis

Occupy Y'All Street: Three Generations Try To Escape Poverty Through Occupy Columbia | Jason Cherkis | Posted 12.22.2011 | Politics

This is the third in a series of stories and short films on under-publicized Occupy sites. The first is here. The second is here. Stay tuned in the co...