Community Spotlight: Humboldt

Humboldt, Iowa Home to 4,690 residents, Humboldt may not be the largest town we serve, but it certainly is one of the most progressive and pro-development. Originally named Springvale, Humboldt was later named for the German explorer and naturalist Alexander von Humboldt. This name change is notable, as it seems to have set the tone… Read More »

Several Warehouse Positions Available

Aventure Staffing in Sheldon is teaming up with A & I in Rock Valley, IA in looking to hire for several warehouse picker/packer positions!  There is a $1500 sign-on bonus!  These positions are day hours at $12/hr, with a potential for monthly bonuses. On Thursday, July 24 from 5-7 p.m., we will be having a warehouse… Read More »

Tips for Veterans Seeking Employment

Arguably the best-trained manpower in the country, members of the US military come to the civilian workforce with marketable skills, discipline, and experience. Finding a job or a career outside the military will be less a result of a well-built resume (although that is certainly important), and more a matter of how well you can… Read More »

8 Traits For The Job Hunt

Employers are looking for a host of qualities, mastering the job hunt comes down to these 8 skills. Reduce stress by adopting these skills to become a successful job seeker.… Read More »

Hiring Veterans: Translating Military Experience into Civilian Success

The military offers 7,000 different jobs across 100 functional areas, and most of these jobs have a direct civilian workforce equivalent. With the military expected to lay off up to 500,000 soldiers in the next four years, the job market will be flooded with trained and skilled workers. However, since veteran jobseekers come from a… Read More »

8 Tips to Help You Survive The Job Hunt

We all know them: the people who seem to land every job they apply for, or the ones that handle rejection with grace and positivity that propels them into the next interview. And we know you’ve wondered: how do they do it? What’s the secret? Job-hunting can be a daunting task. It often leads to… Read More »

Aventure Staffing Scholarship Winner Spring 2014: Lori Beem

Lori Beem is the first recipient of the Aventure Staffing Scholarship for $500 for the 2014-2015 school year. Christine Salem, Office/Professional Division Branch Manager of Aventure Staffing presented Lori with the scholarship. As a student in the Administrative Office Management program, having completed 20 credit hours or more while maintaining a 2.5 GPA or higher,… Read More »

Is It Time To Move On From Your Current Job? Start Here

Need to move on from a dead-end job? Aventure is here to get you started!… Read More »

The Importance of the Interview

Everyone knows the interview helps determine a candidate’s fit not only with the position, but also with the company’s goals, culture, and climate. We also know that asking the right questions is just as important as receiving the right answers. But what are the “right” questions. Outside of the preliminary resume-based inquisition, which essentially allows… Read More »

Professional Summer Attire: Beat the Heat Without Showing Your Feet

Warm weather is finally upon us. Time to bury those dull colors and heavy fabrics for the next brutal winter. Now is the season of bright hues, fashionable hemlines, and snow-free footwear. We’re here to tell you all you need to know about being seasonable, fashionable, and professional. Of course, there’s more to a professional… Read More »