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Morgan Hunter History: 1990 – Present

As the 1980’s came to a close, Morgan Hunter was continuing to grow and keep pace with an evolving job market. Recognizing a gap in the temporary staffing market, Morgan Hunter President Jerry Hellebusch created Signature Staffing in 1990. Established as a separate company, Signature Staffing focused exclusively on temporary placements. “At the time, most… Read More »

30th Anniversary: the Early Years of Morgan Hunter

In the fall of 1986, Jerry Hellebusch rented space in the Financial Plaza building at Metcalf Ave. and College Blvd., pushed 3 desks together and started making sales calls. Thirty years later, Morgan Hunter has become one of the largest, oldest, and most recognized recruiting firms in Kansas City. “We started off with three people,”… Read More »

21 Percent of Employees Vowing to Find New Job in the New Year

As the New Year kicks off, more than one in five employees have made finding a new job their New Year’s resolution according to a recent survey by CareerBuilder. Of those looking for a new job in 2016, 34 percent said they will accomplish this by regularly looking for a new job even though they… Read More »

Top Tech Candidates Rejecting Your Offers? Here’s What Could Be Happening

  As an employer, you may be used to being in the driver seat during the hiring process. So it can be quite unnerving when a candidate rejects your offer, especially when you thought they’d be ideal for the job. While disappointing, it’s not necessarily uncommon. However, if candidates are regularly rejecting your job offers, it… Read More »

Looking for a Tech Job in Kansas City? This Article is for You!

Looking for a tech job in Kansas City? While IT talent is certainly in demand, finding the opportunity that’s just right for you can still pose a big challenge. How do you approach your search so you can secure the job you want and achieve success? As one of the leading tech employment agencies in Kansas City,… Read More »

Morgan Hunter participates in BBBSKC’s Bowl for Kid’s Sake

Morgan Hunter Companies is a proud sponsor of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City For the third year in a row, teams of bowlers from Morgan Hunter participated in Bowl for Kid’s Sake – a fun-filled effort to raise money and awareness for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City. For the… Read More »

Mid-Year Check: Is Your 2015 Staffing Plan on Track?

It’s almost July – which means it’s the midway point of 2015. This time of the year is always good to take a step back and assess where you are in terms of meeting your goals – and that includes your staffing plan. How do you go about giving your plan a mid-point check-up? Here’s… Read More »

5 Habits of Highly Effective Job Seekers – Do You Have Them?

As one of the leading employment agencies in Kansas City, Morgan Hunter knows during a job search, there are those who seem to land a job right away and those who struggle through the process. But luck rarely has anything to do with it. In fact, there are some very specific habits that highly effective job seekers… Read More »

Hiring Trends For Fall 2014

As a leading Kansas City staffing agency, Morgan Hunter knows that with fall in high gear, it’s a busy time for companies looking to bring fresh faces on board. What’s new when it comes to trends in hiring? Here’s a quick look: Part-time hiring continues to grow. There are many factors influencing this trend, but the… Read More »

Grundfos, Morgan Hunter Celebrate Installation of Clean Water Systems in Haiti

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. —Thanks to the Grundfos Walk for Water and the sponsorship of Morgan Hunter Corporate Search, nearly 5,000 villagers in Dauphine and Rossignol, Haiti have access to a safe, sustainable source of water. The new water systems were funded by the Grundfos Kansas City Walk for Water, which raised $50,000 last June in… Read More »