Is Your Company Experiencing Growing Pains? 3 Ways to Combat Them.

Every business goes through growing pains. No matter the size of the company, problems always will exist. However, early-stage companies tend to feel more pressure than later-stage ones because there typically are fewer resources at their disposal. Because you need to work on your business to help it expand, here are three ways to combat… Read More »

Endless Applications

I remember when I started looking for a job here in Tulsa. I spent six months on the hunt for the perfect one that checked off everything I was searching for. Looking for jobs became my full time job, and let me tell you – I probably filled out hundreds of applications before I got… Read More »

Job Hunting has Changed

Job search tactics have changed over the years. It’s a digital era, impersonal, and resumes are now required. You may be used to the old ways of getting a job, but you’ll find that the environment has changed completely. Not sure how to handle all of that? Here’s how Barracuda Staffing can help with all… Read More »

If You’ve Had Bad Experiences with Other Agencies

We know that not all staffing agencies are created equal. We know the assumptions that people make about staffing agencies. Most of all, we know that sometimes the thing that stops you from coming in is a past negative experience. If you were wondering what makes it better with Barracuda, just keep reading through this.… Read More »

Unprepared for the Job Hunt?

It’s okay to feel nervous about job hunting. It’s not the easiest task and it’s a lot to handle, but I’m here to tell you that it’s going to be fine. Whether you’re just starting out in the job market and have never interviewed in your life, or you’re restarting this journey after several years… Read More »

Build Trust

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Trust is essential when building a healthy and productive work environment. Whether you’re leading an entire department or work hand-in-hand with a just a few coworkers, it’s important to build trusting relationships. Here are several tips to help build trust with both your coworkers and your superiors: Be honest and share information completely. Be straightforward and… Read More »

The 5 Keys to Job Success

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Certain people always have great jobs. They always seem to land the promotion. And they always seem to be successful with everything they touch. Is this just luck or a coincidence? Nope! These people don’t wait for things to happen, they make their own luck. So what can you do to ensure you’re successful? You… Read More »

Get Motivated

I don’t know about you, but quite frankly I’m sick of hearing about the tough economy. So today, we’re going to focus on 5 ways to turn negative thoughts into positive action. You have a lot of potential – start recognizing it! You may not be built like a bodybuilder or be mistaken for a supermodel. But… Read More »

A Common Misconception: Staffing Agencies Don’t Understand Us

One of the reasons that most people are afraid of hiring a staffing agency is because they believe that we don’t understand your business. In a nutshell, it’s just a misconception. If we work with you, it’s a partnership and we work to understand your company, the culture, and what you’re really looking for outside… Read More »

The Truth About the Cost of a Staffing Agency

I could paint you a hundred different pictures of you searching for employees. It could be that your best employee quits leaving you and your team in turmoil, or you’re spending hours trying to fill a position when you’re not getting your job done. It all can be handled the same way in the end.… Read More »