Present Everywhere, Absent Somewhere: The Modern Paradox of Punctuality and Presence

Present Everywhere, Absent Somewhere: The Modern Paradox of Punctuality and Presence

We live in an era of hyper-connectivity, our schedules pinging with reminders and our whereabouts tracked with GPS precision. Yet, punctuality – that age-old mark of respect and professionalism – seems to be in an existential crisis. Enter the Presence Paradox: we’re more present online than ever, yet physically AWOL more often, leaving colleagues and […]

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New Year, New Career

As the festive season fades and January’s crisp air ushers in a new year, many of us find ourselves brimming with renewed purpose and hope. It’s a time for reflection, for taking stock of where we are and where we want to be. And for those seeking a career change, there’s perhaps no better time […]

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Veteran Spotlight: Chance

From Navy Instructor to Audiovisual Technician: Chance’s Journey with Abel Personnel Chance, a former Navy instructor, found his calling in the civilian world with the help of Abel Personnel. In this blog post, we’ll explore his journey, from his early days in the military to his current role as an audiovisual technician. Small Town Beginnings, […]

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From Air Force Veteran to IT Professional: Alex Jones’ Journey with Abel Personnel

At Abel Personnel, our mission is not just to find jobs for individuals but to connect them with opportunities that align with their skills, aspirations, and unique backgrounds. Alex Jones, a recent placement, exemplifies the transformative impact our organization has to facilitate a seamless transition from military service to gainful civilian employment opportunities. Integration through […]

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The Challenges of Job Searching: Caleb’s Journey from Ghosted to Thriving with Abel Personnel

Ghosted by Job Postings Unemployment is no fun, regardless of the situation that got you there. First, you have to overcome the shock of why you’re unemployed in the first place. Second, you have to decide what it is you want to do next. You avidly search for a day or two on job sites […]

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Veteran Transition Opportunities: Finding Your Path After Military Service

As we celebrate Veterans Month, it’s crucial to acknowledge and support our veterans as they transition from their military careers to civilian careers. The skills, dedication, and work ethic developed during military service make veterans highly sought-after candidates in various fields. While this transition may seem challenging, opportunities abound, and many veterans have successfully leveraged […]

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Who’s behind the interview mask?

Halloween, the time of year when we celebrate the art of disguise, when we don masks to become someone or something else entirely. But in the world of staffing and recruitment, the masks we wear are not made of latex or plastic; they’re woven from the details on our resumes and the impressions we give […]

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What is The Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA)?

The Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA) took effect on June 27, 2023 and applies to employers with 15 or more employees. The purpose of the PWFA is to fill in the pregnancy protection gaps that remain despite the numerous existing laws. The PWFA requires employers to consider employee and applicant accommodation requests related to pregnancy, […]

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How To Get a Job You’re Overqualified For On Purpose!

Most people imagine a career trajectory that only goes up, up, and up before you reach the age of retirement; this hustle-culture ideal is beginning to change as work-life balance moves to the top of the priority list for both new and seasoned workers. AARP is now referring to this phenomenon as a search for […]

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Improve Your Skills to Get a Better Job

In today’s competitive job market, standing out from the crowd and maximizing your workplace potential has become more important than ever. While a college degree may be a good option for many people, it’s not the only thing that can help you succeed in rapidly evolving industries. Employers are constantly seeking candidates who can demonstrate […]

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