Year in Review for Staffing Companies 2020 – 2021

WFH, COVID-19, Employment, Job & Career Impacts, Light Industrial As we hit our one year mark since Covid-19 was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization, the nature of employment strategies continue to grow more complex than ever before and the supply and demand for workers continue to change. More than ever, job seekers […]

November 2020 Employment Updates

Per COVID-19 before November 2020, employment layoffs skyrocketed each month and employees have taken advantage of cashing in all of the unemployment benefits. Among the unemployed, the number of people on temporary leave lowered to 2.8 million by 441,000 in November, which is good news! However, as workers are slowly returning to their jobs or […]

XL Pro’s Top 10 Best Jobs of the Future

A new report suggests these are the best 10 jobs to prevail for the future. What makes each of these jobs the best overall, depends on a few factors that studies have shown are comprised of pay, demand, and a continual high rise of (mostly) technological use. Some of these occupations can already be found […]

How to Become an Executive for Any Company With these Five Tips From XL Pro

Have you ever looked up to someone in a leading position and wondered “how do I get where they are standing?” All of your questions are answered from our team executives at XL Pro!   Connecting & Networking – Depending on how long you have worked with your current or past company, you will need […]

Texas Economy and Unemployment Due to COVID-19

COVID-19 has certainly stirred up a lot of new and rising issues concerning the public health shock and the oil price shock. But what about unemployment rates now? Graph – Data extracted on: June 05, 2020 Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Unemployment – Many individuals (and Texans) have lost their jobs, have been furloughed, or have […]

Four Easy Ways We Can Help Others During COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Without Risking Our Health

We have all had the opportunity to familiarize ourselves with a new term called “social distancing”. For those unfamiliar with the term, this is the act of physically staying away from other people in order to contain a risk of a growing disease. Among all of the articles about COVID-19 (Coronavirus), one thing has stuck […]

Bottleneck

Bottlenecks can occur in any business. Finding where they are occurring and setting them as a priority to fix can be tricky. What exactly is a bottleneck? A bottleneck is defined as a point of congestion in a production system, such as an assembly line, that occurs when workloads arrive too quickly for the production […]