NSC Commits to Improve Quality of Life for Virginia Veterans

Atlanta, GA – February 16, 2021 — NSC, a staffing agency dedicated to connecting companies and government agencies with skilled workers in the marine, construction, and manufacturing industries, today announced it has been recognized by the Virginia Department of Veterans Services as a certified employer within the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Program. This accreditation is… Read more »

NSC Wins ClearlyRated’s 2021 Best of Staffing Talent Award

ATLANTA, GA – February 2, 2021 – NSC, a leading staffing agency dedicated to connecting companies and government agencies with skilled workers in the marine, manufacturing, and light industrial industries, today announced it has won the Best of Staffing Talent Award — among a total of six Best of Staffing Talent and Best of Staffing… Read more »

Stay Healthy with National Handwashing Awareness Week

Did you know the first week in December is National Handwashing Awareness Week? And, with COVID cases spiking around the country, keeping our hands clean is one of the best lines of defense. So, get your workplace involved and have everyone brush up on their handwashing knowledge. Why Handwashing Works When you wash your hands,… Read more »

How to Show Appreciation for Your Team This Holiday Season

It’s customary to start talking about showing appreciation for employees around this time of year, and obviously, gratitude takes on a whole new meaning after what we’ve all been through in 2020. If there ever was a year to show appreciation for your staff members – 2020 is it.   Between furloughs, budget cuts, and remote schooling… Read more »

4 Safety Tips for Winter Weather Driving

Winter can be a hazardous time to be on the road, even for very experienced drivers out there, as low visibility and poor traction conspire to make handling a large commercial truck quite challenging. Drivers must adjust their driving in winter weather conditions. Proper maneuvering and braking abilities are crucial, while knowledge of safe driving… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Veterans Day

If you grew up in the United States, you have probably been observing Veterans Day for as long as you can remember. Although Veterans Day observations have been popular for decades, there are still a lot of misconceptions about it. Below is a shortlist of items that any patriotic American should know about November 11th.… Read more »

NSC Acquires Staffing Resources, Inc. and ULG Companies, LLC

  We are pleased to announce, NSC, headquartered in Portsmouth, Virginia, acquired Indiana-based staffing providers Staffing Resources Inc. and ULG LLC. “The addition of ULG and SRI to our family of companies is a further manifestation of our vision to expand our geographic footprint and capabilities,” said Paul Rodriguez, CEO of NSC. Staffing Resources, or… Read more »

How to Mentally Prepare for a Day on the Road

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  To some people, sitting in the cab of a truck all day can seem fairly easy, but the reality is that it can be a bit of a grind. Lots of mental preparation should go into a day of driving on the road. Some facets of your preparation can be done the night before,… Read more »

5 Ways to Hire an Outstanding Office Manager

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  Hiring a hardworking, talented individual to run your office is no simple task. Before you even put up a job posting, you need to decide what this person’s specific role will be – a team builder, supervisor or both. Once you have determined the specific role, you need to identify a candidate who is… Read more »

More Women in Skilled Trades is Good for Business

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  While a lot of media attention has been given to the advancement of women in the entertainment business, that isn’t the only field where women are starting to have a greater impact. Women are starting to have a much bigger impact in the skilled trades and are expected to enjoy a crucial role in… Read more »