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 »

Use Your Smartphone To Find A Job

You can use a smartphone to find a restaurant, a store, a person or a car. It was only a matter of time before people could start using their phones to help find a job. You know about the importance of building a strong online presence to help your job search through LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter… Read More »

Tech Employees: Beating the Recession Slump

Industry employment rates are approaching an all-time high, and tech wages may be rising, too. The U.S. government released a report in early December that said the unemployment rate is down and hiring is up. And the best news may be reserved for tech workers. The tech industry added 7,100 jobs in November, an increase of… Read More »

The Life of a Recruiter

“Can you help find me a job?” If you are a recruiter, this is a question that you’ve been asked a hundred times or so. With the current state of the job market, job seekers are looking to all outlets for the opportunity to find job openings for résumé submissions. Along that same wavelength, due… Read More »

The Financial Market Speaks to Entry Level Job Seekers

AAFA (American Association of Finance & Accounting) is an alliance of executive search firms that focuses on recruiting and staffing finance and accounting professionals. They support over 45 offices across the United States that are staffed with more than 200 specialized accounting and finance job recruiters. AAFA offers every accounting and finance job candidate national… Read More »

Social Networks Are Creating New Marketing Jobs

Five years ago, Twitter didn’t exist and Facebook was mostly used among college students as a way to connect with their friends and classmates. Today, Facebook has more than 500 million active users and Twitter reported in April 2010 that new users were signing up at the rate of 300,000 per day. Large companies and… Read More »