The word is getting around town that Guiding Light is serious about putting people back to work. We do the hard work of breaking down the barriers that prevent someone from getting a job.
The Job Post is our onsite staffing company – our very own social enterprise that serves the staffing needs of local businesses and the men and women who come in looking for work.
The Job Post
255 Division Ave S
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Monday – Friday: 9AM – 4PM
Saturday – Sunday: Closed
2021 – The Year in Review/in Communication/by Jeremy Hasty
What a year 2021 was for The Job Post! It ended up for us in a whirlwind frenzy as we continued to process applications and match the right people to the right jobs.
Easy Ways to Get Some Extra Green this Winter!/in Communication/by April Harrell
If you’re an employee of The Job Post or an active applicant, our contest and referral program give you great odds of getting some extra cash this winter.
Welcome April Harrell!/in Communication/by Brian Spyke
The Job Post is pleased to welcome April Harrell as a new member of its staffing team. April began her role as Staff Branch Manager on August 23, 2021, and is already processing more job applicants than we thought possible!
5 Reasons to Take a Vacation/in Sharing Expertise/by Stephanie McKinnon
Learn why vacations are important plus vacation tips to help you actually enjoy them in 5 Reasons to Take a Vacation. Then start planning your next vacation.
Why Work When There’s Unemployment?/in Sharing Expertise/by Stephanie McKinnon
While there are still more unemployed individuals than there are jobs available to fill, many employers are struggling to find workers. Why? The federal incentive has left would-be workers asking themselves, “Why go back to work when there’s unemployment?”
Followers Can Be Lead Targets in the Chain-of-Command/in Sharing Expertise/by Jeremy Hasty
Followers often don’t get enough credit, yet their very actions can make them lead targets to move up the chain of command. Tips for followers
Employment and Staffing News Roundup/in Communication/by Stephanie McKinnon
Employment and staffing news, including Super Bowl recruitment lessons, tuition-free community college, and Black disparity in the workforce.
Hiring the Best Employee May be Against Company Policy/in Inspiring Others, Sharing Expertise/by Stephanie McKinnon
There is a large, untapped resource where you can find employees. Some of them may be perfect for your openings. These employees will help you smile in the morning, meet your business’s output and quality goals, and make your own job much more pleasant. Unfortunately, in many cases, your own corporate policy may actually prevent you from hiring people from this pool!