Can Employers and Boomerang Hires Reconcile in Happy Outcomes? When Thomas Wolfe wrote, “You can’t go home again,” we know he probably wasn’t talking about going back to a job you vacated since the start of the pandemic, but for today’s worker – he could have been. Maybe you left because you were struggling to figure out a […]


  LLoyd Staffing’s Executive Director, Barbara Cohen Farber, joined Mindy Stern, SPHR-SHRM-SCP for a live interview where participants asked questions about the job search process, working with a recruiter and get Barbara’s inside tips for landing the position. This session was held on Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 but if you missed it, you can watch […]

The Role Most Responsive to Change

Administrative Professionals Day is annually celebrated as the last Wednesday in April to honor the often under-appreciated individuals who hold that title in the workplace.  First celebrated as National Secretaries Day in 1952 – much more than the name of the day has undergone some serious reinvention     By Barbara Cohen Farber, Executive Director, […]

Negotiating Up on a Low Salary Offer

Negotiating up a low ball salary offer

  It’s a hot job market, right? Good candidates are scarce. So, why did I just get low balled on salary from my prospective employer? That’s a good question. Buzz in the recruitment community shows that while some companies are stretching their pay ranges, other firms don’t want to feel pressured into giving a candidate […]

Recovering from an Online Interview Fail

  A job seeker went viral six weeks ago after she shared her painful #interviewfail via TikTok. Her particular situation was due to a technical mishap as she went through interview questions sent to her in advance by the employer, SkyWest Airlines, where she was applying to be a flight attendant. The individual, Chaylene Martinez thought she was practicing responses […]

International Women’s Day 2022

Please join us in celebrating, recognizing and supporting the women in our organization, the community and the world at large. It is an ideal time to reflect on the  the careers that have been forged and the women who continue to make a difference in our professional and personal lives. For full information on this […]