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The Power and Utility Sector’s Road to Decarbonization

27 Jan 2022

To address challenges posed by climate change, including the increase of extreme weather events, power and utility companies are setting decarbonization goals.

What to Look For in a New Job

06 Jan 2022

Not sure what to look for in a new job? Here are 7 questions you should ask yourself before starting your job search.

Tags: CAREER TIPS

17 Dec 2021

We take a look back at everything we've achieved this year across each of our core industries, from utilities to renewable energy.

How to Follow Up After a Job Interview

11 Nov 2021

You just completed your first interview, and at the end of the interview the employer told you how their hiring process works. Now, you wait. During this waiting period, there are a few ways that you can follow up without coming across as overly eager or pushy.

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How to Negotiate Salary During a Job Interview

22 Oct 2021

Salary discussions during a job interview can sometimes be uncomfortable. Luckily, some preparation can help make you better equipped to talk about your salary requirement. Here are some tips to better prepare you for negotiating salary during a job interview.

Five Engineering Staffing Trends and Predictions for 2022

15 Sep 2021

It’s hard to believe how quickly time has flown by this year. While 2022 is still a few months away, businesses are already looking ahead to the future. Here are five engineering staffing trends and predictions we are likely to see in 2022.

How to Find Talent for Large-Scale Renewable Energy Projects

12 Jul 2021

Progressive offers customized, end-to-end staffing services, including requisite equipment for workers to hit the ground running. Learn more about our services.

How to Reduce the Risk of Hiring Contract Workers

01 Jul 2021

Although partnering with a staffing agency for contract workers has an array of benefits, it's not entirely without risk. Learn how to identify and mitigate these risks.

2023 Engineering Market Report

20 Apr 2023

The engineering market has been somewhat volatile at the start of the year. We're taking a look at the current market and offering our expert predictions to help guide STEM hiring and career strategies.

Women's History Month: Christen Roberts

08 Mar 2023

As we celebrate all the incredible women in our lives, let us take a moment to reflect on the amazing journeys they have taken to get where they are today. Here at Progressive, we're lucky enough to have some of the most talented, inspiring women around working hard every day to make our product the best it can be. We asked a few of them to tell us a little bit about their experiences at the company so far

Don't Stop Your Job Search During the Holidays

01 Dec 2022

It's a common and detrimental misconception that all hiring stops during the holidays. Companies are setting up now to hire their rockstar teams in 2023. By adjusting your job search strategy for the season, you can position yourself to be ahead of the competition for the best roles on the market.

April Jobs Report: 253k Jobs Added, Manufacturing and Engineering Sectors Contribute

05 May 2023