Free Lunch With IQ Resource Group!

This Friday is National Salesperson Appreciation Day; a day set aside to recognize all of those who work in the field of sales! As an Account Executive for IQ Resource Group, Matt Grover would like to take this opportunity to treat you to a free lunch giveaway!

 

Simply hit the “Like” button below and you will be entered into a drawing to win a free lunch at a restaurant of your choice!

 

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Referral Bonus!

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Step 1: Refer a friend

Step 2: Receive a referral bonus

Step 3: Repeat steps 1 and 2!

 

If you know of someone you would like to recommend who is currently looking for employment please let us know by visiting the link below and you may be eligible for a referral bonus!

 

Referral Bonuswww.iqresourcegroup.com/candidate-referral/

 

 

 

 

Press Release: Oshkosh Expansion

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE***

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IQ Resource Group Expands Into Oshkosh Market

By: Crystal Redmann
April 29, 2015

Oshkosh, WI – IQ Resource Group is pleased to announce the opening of its newest branch office in Oshkosh, WI on April 27th, 2015.  The branch is located at 2211 Oregon Street, Suite A2, Oshkosh, WI 54901.  The phone number is (920) 235-1555.

“These are thrilling times for IQ Resource Group.” Explains Brad Ritchie, Vice President of IQ Resource Group. “We have expanded from our Appleton office as a result of tremendous growth over the past year in an effort to better meet the needs of our customers in this region.  Having a presence in Oshkosh will increase our candidate pool in this market and will allow us closer proximity to serve other neighboring communities”.

About Us
IQ Resource Group is a privately owned Wisconsin based recruiting firm, driven by a commitment to deliver quality solutions. We are a solutions provider of mid to high volume, skilled and semi-skilled contract personnel within the following areas:

  • Paper Production
  • Food Production
  • Light Technical / Skilled Trades

Since our inception, we have successfully united talent with opportunity. We’ve built our business on a commitment to unsurpassed industry knowledge, high performance and continual results. This success stems from quality recruiters, involvement in the community, willingness to go the extra mile for both employees and clients, and our ability to deliver the highest talent and match them with the best opportunities.

Clients and candidates prefer IQ Resource Group because we provide them with the personalized attention that can’t be found anywhere else. We have a proven track record of providing talented contractors who have the specific skills and experience necessary for the job, as well as the right personality for your organization.

Contact
To learn more about this expansion, please contact:
Brad Ritchie – Vice President
2211 Oregon Street, Suite A2
Oshkosh, WI 54902
P: 920-235-1555
F: 920-235-1586
bradr@iqresourcegroup.com

Apply Today! Submit a resume or complete an online application at https://iqresourcegroup.securedportals.com/apply/ or stop by our office at 2211 Oregon St.,  Suite A2, Oshkosh, WI to complete an application.

Janitorial Positions Available Immediately!

Current OpeningsIQ Resource Group has several full and part-time janitorial opportunities throughout Northeast Wisconsin!  

 

We are looking for qualified individuals to fill these needs immediately!

To apply go to https://iqresourcegroup.securedportals.com/apply/

2nd Shift Openings:
Full-time Floater: Fox Valley and Neenah/Menasha/Oshkosh   $10/hr.
Full-time Cleaner: Fox Valley    $8.50/hr.
Part-time Cleaner: Fox Valley      $8.50/hr.
Full-time Floors: Fox Valley     $9-10/hr. (depending on experience with floor cleaning)
Full-time Lead: Denmark      Experience based
Part-time Cleaner: New London/Waupaca      $8.50/hr.
Part-time Weekend Cleaner: Kaukauna    $10+/hr.
Full and Part-time Cleaner: Wrightstown    $8.50/hr.
Part-time Shop Assistant      $10/hr.
Part-time Cleaner: Medford    $9/hr.
 
3rd Shift Opening:
Full-time Cleaner: Neenah   $9/hr.
 

Appleton | ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

IQ Resource Group ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Brad Ritchie, IQ New London, IQ Lake Geneva, and IQ Green Bay…you have 24 hours to complete the #IceBucketChallenge

“Create a world without ALS” #StrikeOutALS

Job Fair! 8/14/2014

Low unemployment means opportunity in the Fox Valley

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the unemployment rate is down to 6.1%, the lowest it’s been in the United States since 2008. That’s good news for the economy and good news for you. A strong hiring market is a huge advantage for jobseekers. Lower unemployment results in companies having to be more competitive for quality workers. Find a new job now with a great Fox Valley company with multiple positions open immediately.

IQ Resource Group is recruiting for immediate openings at Pacon Corporation

We are looking for candidates to fill the following positions below:

  • Converting Helpers
  • Roll Shafters
  • Material Handlers
  • Shipping
  • Hand Collating

Come and apply for your next opportunity.

  • Long-term positions with a possibility of hire-on
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred but not necessary
  • Good attitudes and punctual people encouraged to apply!

 

Join us 8/14 for our 2014 JOB FAIR


9:00am – 12:00pm
Thursday, August 14
IQ Resource (Appleton Branch)
2277 W. Spencer St. • Appleton, WI

Common Nonverbal Mistakes Made at a Job Interview

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Body language is a powerful tool that should never be neglected.  As Ralph Waldo Emerson stated “What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say”.

Although a lot of focus is placed on the content of the interview, you should be aware of what your body language is saying at all times. Your professionalism should be communicated both verbally and nonverbally.

According to Classes and Careers, the most common verbal mistakes made during a job interview are the following:

 

1. Poor eye contact

Not making sufficient eye contact with your interviewer can be seen as a lack of interest in the job position. Conversely staring can be seen as aggressive and a little ‘creepy’.

Also ensure that your eye movements are not ‘shifty’, as this can signify a lack of confidence and uncertainty. Moreover, it is distracting to the interviewer.

ACTION: Make consistent and frequent eye contact, especially when the interviewer is talking to you. This conveys that you are actively listening.

 

2. Insufficient knowledge about the company

Not knowing enough about the company and the role that you are applying for is the second most common mistake seen by employers.

ACTION: Be prepared! Take the time to research the industry, the company and the people you will be meeting.

 

3. Not smiling

It is normal to be nervous during an interview, but don’t let your nerves override your smile. Remember that your positive attitude will be viral!

ACTION: Keep calm. Ensure that you come across as enthusiastic to be given an opportunity.

 

4. Poor posture

Posture can tell a lot about your overall demeanor, so present yourself well! Leaning back can be viewed as lazy, arrogant or as being uninterested in the discussion. Leaning too forward can be seen as aggressive. Slouching is a definite no-no, as this illustrates the height of laziness.

ACTION: Sit upright, keep your back straight and do not hunch. Beware of coming across like a stiff robot! You may lean forward slightly, to look as if you are fully engaged in the conversation.

 

5. Fidgeting

Fidgeting is a sign of nervous energy that can be distracting to the interviewer. You want the interview to focus on what you are saying and not your fidgeting.

ACTION: Make sure you are conscious of your hands at all times. Do not place your hands behind your back, as this will make you appear stiff.

 

6. Unusual handshake

A weak handshake can be sign as a sign of insecurity, while a strong handshake can be viewed as arrogant. Although it may seem irrelevant, an awkward handshake will leave a lasting impression on the interviewer.

ACTION: Your handshake should be firm. Improve it with practice!

 

7. Arms crossed over chest

Crossing your arms across your chest signals defensiveness and highlights your feelings of insecurity and uncertainty of your surroundings.

ACTION: Do not cross your arms! Keep your arms at the side of your chest and rest your hands loosely clasped on your lap. This will make you come across as more approachable.

 

8. Playing with hair or excessive use of hand gestures

As with fidgeting, these actions take away the attention from what you are saying.

ACTION: Be aware of your nervous ticks if you have any and keep hand gestures to a minimum. Do not over animate your hand gestures; you are not a cartoon character!

 

9. Bright color and odd attire are off-putting

Your choice of clothes can have a negative impact if they are not consistent with the position and company culture. You are not part of a circus act or on a night out, so do not dress accordingly.

ACTION: While maintaining your style, dress appropriately for the position, company or industry.