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Since 2003, LGC has been a staple in the staffing industry. In that time, we’ve been fortunate to connect thousands of employees with great opportunities around the country. But if you’re not familiar with us, you may be wondering: how much does LGC staffing pay? We’ll explore that below.  

Hospitality in the News

Every week we comb through the news to find employment trends affecting the hospitality industry so you don’t have to. This week’s topic: attracting candidates back to the hospitality industry.  

Resume Dos and Don'ts

Have you ever heard the phrase, “You never get a second chance to make a first impression”? Though its’ actual origin is uncertain, it became popular when it was used in an advertisement in the 1980’s for Head & Shoulders shampoo. Since then, the slogan has been a reminder that the way we present ourselves can have a big impact on how people… Read more »

money saving tips for hourly workers

Putting extra money aside for your savings is much easier said than done – especially because 54% of Americans report living paycheck to paycheck (which likely only got worse during the pandemic). But according to financial experts, the pandemic is exactly why it’s important to start saving money.  

Hospitality in the News

Every week we comb through the news to find employment trends affecting the hospitality industry so you don’t have to. This week’s topic: how to describe a restaurant job on a resume.  

Recruiting Trends

By now, the challenges facing the recruitment industry have been dominating the news for the past several months. Though businesses across the country are adding tens of thousands of jobs per month, the unemployment rate (as of June 2021) still stands just around 6% nationally. In just under two months, summer will come to an end. School will be back… Read more »

Interviewing Dos and Don'ts

Do you plan on finding a new job in the next several months? If so, there are a few things you need to know about the post-pandemic interview process. Below, we’ll lay out a few interview dos and don’ts that can help give you an advantage over other candidates and leave a great impression on the hiring manager.  

Navigate: A Workers Guide

LGC is excited to announce the launch of our new worker guide! Navigate will focus on providing workers with the advice and resources they need to find their way in the current job market.

Restaurant worker cleaning

As a hospitality or foodservice worker, the right shoes are important for working a safe and successful shift. In fact, many jobs (including LGC) require employees to have specific work shoes to help reduce the chance of falling while on the job. But knowing where to buy restaurant work shoes can be challenging if you’ve… Read more »

Hospitality in the News

Every week we comb through the news to find employment trends affecting the hospitality industry so you don’t have to. This week’s topic: how to get a job in hospitality with no experience.