Master Lock Closure Shocks Milwaukee Community

Overhead view of Milwaukee skyline

Supporting Workers in Transition to New Opportunities Master Lock recently announced the closure of its Milwaukee manufacturing plant, located at 32nd and Center streets, in March 2024. The news came as a surprise to most within the Milwaukee community. Anger amongst both residents and city leaders was widely displayed across local news outlets and on […]

Pursuing Professional Purpose

How to Find a Career that Fulfills You Pursuing professional purpose is a deeply personal and fulfilling journey that goes beyond just earning a paycheck. It’s about aligning your values, interests, and skills with a job that makes you feel like you’re making a meaningful contribution to the world. In this blog post, we’ll explore […]

Benefits

When can I enroll in health benefits? SEEK offers two options to enroll in our health benefits program. All employees, regardless of whether they are part-time or full-time, can enroll within 30 days of their hire date. An open enrollment period is available on September 1 each year if you do not enroll within your 30 […]

Frequently Asked Questions

What does SEEK do for me? As a SEEK candidate, we will review your resume, help you with your employment application, interview you and ask you questions about what type of work you like, the kind of company you want to work for and work with you to match you with the best potential client employers we are […]

Reasons to Take a Temporary Job

Considering a temporary position but not sure if it’s for you? Here are some terrific reasons why a temporary job can be a great career move. In today’s job market, nothing is really permanent. The market has changed. Gone are the days when you could stay at a company for 40 years, secure in the […]

Ways to Overcome Interview Anxiety

You’ve been doing the work, applying for jobs and finally get the good news – you got an interview! At first, you’re excited and relieved, but as the day approaches, your initial confidence is clouded with anxiety. What questions will they ask? What will you say? What if you can’t think of an answer? These […]

Spring Clean Your Job Search

Spring is one of the best times of the year to start a job search. Want to go in a different direction or try a different company? SEEK Careers is here to help every step of the way. Here are five ways to stay polished this hiring season: 1. Revamp Your Resume Get to work […]

Working with a Staffing Service – Is It for You?

Are you entering or reentering the workforce? Want to get your foot in the door with a company or with a new career? Have a gap in your resume you’d like to fill? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then a staffing service may be a good place to start. A staffing […]

Unemployment Unmasked – The Hidden Problem of Underemployment

While the labor market may seem to be doing well with an unemployment rate at 4.7%, a hidden problem remains – those that are underemployed. The unemployment rate only takes into account those actively searching for work in the past four weeks. It does not account for those working part-time who would rather work full-time […]