When retail and hospitality industry workers hear the phrase “holiday season”, the first thing that comes to mind are the busy (and often hectic) shifts. With long hours and an influx of customers finalizing their holiday shopping, working at this time of year can be exciting – yet stressful.
Ah, early December. It’s that magical time between Thanksgiving and Christmas where business won’t be slowing down until the new year and burnout may have already begun. Though many consumers aim to have their holiday shopping done before Thanksgiving, high in-store and online traffic continues to prove otherwise. Retail stores, restaurants, and hotels are just a few… Read more »
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: holiday hiring. It’s the most understaffed time of the year One of the biggest challenges facing hospitality and foodservice is seasonal hiring. Finding the perfect formula for staffing those busier times of year can be difficult because of the high demand. While… Read more »
Every year Staffing Industry Analysts, the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, produces a list of the fastest-growing staffing companies in the U.S. LGC is proud to announce that we were named on this esteemed list, joined by other outstanding organizations around the country.
When LGC was founded in 2003, we were operating solely in Indianapolis. In the past 16 years, we’ve expanded to 36 cities across the country. Each local office is diverse and integral to the success of LGC. This series will look at our offices individually, highlighting what makes them unique.
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 working with a staffing partner can lower hiring costs and company risks.
With historically low unemployment, today’s job market is more competitive than ever. Yet finding the perfect hire can be a daunting, exhaustive, and expensive task. Many companies go the route of working with a third party such as LGC to recruit and vet candidates.
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: flexibility. Flexibility in high demand In the past few years, flexibility has become one of the most in-demand traits for job seekers. For many, the nine-to-five, or any rigid scheduling for that matter, has… Read more »
LGC Hospitality, the leading national hospitality staffing agency, today announced the launch of their staffing solution, LGC Now. LGC Now is a staffing engagement tool that provides LGC employees an opportunity to secure flexible employment based upon their schedule, while providing clients with the chance to obtain qualified talent when they need it. Recently… Read more »