To Hit Send or Not to Hit Send: The Pro’s and Con’s of Communicating Via Email

In an age where people would rather text someone a compliment than go to the next room and say it to the recipient’s face, or ask how someone is…


Turnover RX: What’s Ailing Healthcare Workers

As a staffing company with a division devoted to the healthcare industry, we obviously have a vested interest in its employment forecast and all…


What is the Difference Between a Leader and a Manager?

We like to think that in theory, all managers are in fact leaders; why else would they be holding the reigns of our organizations?  However, just…


The Legal Lowdown on Layoff Decisions

Although turbulent economic times are gradually evolving to calmer tides, the hiring and firing process will still be an ever-present fixture in the…


Out of the Dorm Room and into the Conference Room: Leveraging Facebook in the Workplace

The Medix Staffing Solutions’ Facebook Page The old saying not to “mix business with pleasure” has the Baby Boomers and Gen-X’ers of…


What Are the Ingredients for a Truly Excellent Work Environment?

“Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”  ~Confucius Confucius evidently was unaware how much easier said…


The New Employee Persona: Lowered Workplace Morale and Increased Self-Confidence

I know, it sounds like an anomaly. Lowered morale but increased confidence?  Aren’t morale and confidence one in the same?  To clarify,…


Inspiring Passionate Employees

In today’s workplace, it is all too common to have at least a fraction of your cubicles filled with people that are there for one thing and one thing…


156 Million and One

Hello!  Welcome to the inaugural post for Medix Staffing Solutions new social media endeavor, the web log, the “online soap box,” otherwise known as…