Greatest Medical Breakthroughs since 1870

In 1870, Florence Nightingale said, “It will take 150 years for the world to see the kind of nursing I envision.” Florence Nightingale, also known as the Lady with the Lamp, is the founder of modern nursing.  Nightingale is most known for her work during the Crimean War where she ran an army field hospital… Read More »

5 Awesome Ways to Go Green in the Office

Did you know that the average person will spend 90,000 hours at work over a lifetime? When we think of the phrase “going green” we often think of ways to improve sustainability at home. You may already be taking simple steps to go green, such as recycling and conserving resources.  When you think about how… Read More »

Benefits of Maintaining Strong Communication With Your Candidates Through A Crisis

Communicating with your candidates is always important, but maintaining strong communication with them during a crisis can set you apart from your competitors. Thanks to COVID-19, our economy came to a grinding halt in March, and businesses are facing unique challenges. On one hand, millions of businesses were deemed “non-essential” and were forced to close… Read More »

4 Benefits of Choosing a Local Business

If you are looking to buy a product or a service, you have a choice. Should you stay within your community or look at a national or international chain? Here are four benefits to choosing a local business. Support the Local Economy When you buy local, you are helping a business in your community to… Read More »

Aventure Staffing Wins The Iowa 2018 Top Workplaces Award For The Third Consecutive Year

Aventure Staffing has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor by The Des Moines Register. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment,… Read More »

8 Do’s and Don’ts of Holiday Party Etiquette

8 Do’s and Don’ts of Holiday Party Etiquette Corporate holiday parties can be a great way for companies to wind down at the end of the year, toast successes, and launch new goals for the coming quarters. They can also be an excellent way to make a fool out of yourself in front of co-workers… Read More »

Want To Make Employees Happy? Help Them Volunteer.

Want To Make Employees Happy? Help Them Volunteer. Aventure Chief Operating Officer, Stacia Lenz, recently published an article in Siouxland Woman that addresses the growing desire for local companies and employees to give back to their community. “Employees many times struggle with a balance between their day-to-day job functions and the ability to integrate themselves… Read More »

Take Time To Remember And Pay It Forward: Building Community Through Volunteering

“ After 9/11 my sons and I learned, through the kindness of strangers, how important it is to our healing to serve others and pay it forward. ” Cindy McGinty, wife of 9/11 victim Mike McGinty    In the wake of that fateful morning on September 11, 2001, there was an outpouring of philanthropic response.… Read More »

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 »

Community Spotlight: Sheldon

Sheldon is the largest town in O’Brien County and serves as a transportation hub for Iowa’s northwest corner. At the crossroads of Iowa Highway 60 and U.S. Highway 18, Sheldon is not far from the large interstates that connect it with nearby states and large metropolitan areas. Sheldon’s welcome sign shouts that it is a… Read More »