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You’re almost there. Your resume landed you an interview and now it’s time to seal the deal. So what’s the best way to prepare?
To find the answer, I looked back on my interviews, sifted through research, and most importantly, asked employees from today’s most coveted companies. I tried to find deep insights beyond the typical “sit up straight!” and “dress to impress!” tips we hear too much.
Below you’ll find the 12 best tips to help before, during and after your interview.Full Story
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Congratulations to our Austin Branch Employees of the Month for May 2017. With their hard work and diligence, they have proven to be top performers. Congratulations to Carol Ann, Melissa, Julio and Vanessa!!Full Story
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Congratulations to Austin May Hotshots Chris and Kathleen . Great work!Full Story
The Houston Office of Lk Jordan and associates is proud to recognize Mr. Devin Hamblet as our employee of the month! Thanks, Devin for all of your hard work and dedication.Full Story
Congratulations to Sylvia and Robyn who are our LK Jordan and Associates Austin Branch APRIL 2017 HOTSHOTS! Keep up the great work!Full Story
Congratulations to our Houston Employee of the Month, Terrell Green! Terrell was selected for his outstanding hard work and dedication! Thank you Terrell, we appreciate all you do!Full Story
Jacob Mercado was selected as our Employee of the Month for March. Jacob has done an excellent job of representing L.K. Jordan with all of his hard work. Our client has stated that Jacob is doing an extremely good job. Thank you Jacob for all you do!
Congratulations to our MARCH HOTSHOTS for our Austin Branch. Kathleen was recognized for her perfect attendance. Thank you for your dedication and keep up the great work!
Congratulations to our Employee of the Month, Daniel Hinojosa! Daniel was recognized by one of our clients for his outstanding hard work and dedication. Daniel is a great asset to their team!
Congratulations to our Houston Employee of the Month, Elizabeth A Molaison-Ortiz! Elizabeth was nominated due to her amazing work ethic and dedication. Thank you for being an outstanding employee!Full Story
Congratulations to our Corpus Christi Employee of the Month, Jessica Richardson! Jessica is working on completing her intern as a licensed counselor. She has been working with one of our clients as a Program Assistant. Her supervisor nominated Jessica for Employee of the Month due Jessica's hard work and dedication.
Congratulations to our Employee of the Month, Pamela Pleasant! Pamela has worked with L.K. Jordan for over 3 years. Her managers have described her as hard working, reliable and always positive! Thank you Pamela for continuing to be one of our top employees!Full Story
Congratulations to our December Employee of the Month, Erika Lopez! Erika has been a fantastic addition to our client. Many of her peers look up to her for assistance as they all know she will provide them with information they need to be successful. She is a very valuable asset to their team.Full Story
December 15, 2016
Dear Ms. Jordan,
Thank you… two small words that hold so much meaning and we can’t say them enough. We are so grateful for your donation of $5,000.00 to help Driscoll Children’s Hospital become preeminent facility it is today.
The generosity of our supporters makes a world of difference to Driscoll Children’s Hospital. It assists us in developing new programs and services, funding advanced treatments and purchasing state-of-the-art technology and equipment which all work together to improve the quality of pediatric healthcare for the children in South Texas.
We are profoundly thankful that you have chosen to partner with Driscoll Children’s Hospital. We rely on friends like you to help us provide “hope and healing” to the children and families entrusted to our care.
Martha Avery, CFRE
Vice President of Development
(Delbert Chavez, Phillip Ballesteros, Marc Jones, Ruben Rodriguez, Edward Rodriguez)
Congratulations to these employees that have recently been hired on as permanent members with one of our amazing clients! LK Jordan appreciates all of your outstanding work!
Members of the Corpus Christi branch took part in the check presentation and gift donation to Driscoll Children’s Hospital with L.K. Jordan President, Linda Jordan.
L.K. Jordan & Associates donated $5,000 to Driscoll Children’s Hospital and stuffed animal gifts for the patients on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 as a result of the successful employee driven “Jeans for a Means” campaign. For the last six months, L.K. Jordan & Associates employees in all four branch locations including San Antonio, Houston, Corpus Christi, and Austin donated $5.00 every Friday to wear jeans to work for the day.
This is the seventh “Jeans for a Means” campaign completed through L.K. Jordan & Associates. The previously chosen charities include Court Appointed Special Advocates, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and The Ark Assessment Center, The Children’s Shelter and Emergency Shelter for Youth in Corpus Christi, Texas. This is a bi-annual giving campaign solely funded by employee donations.
Congratulations to our San Antonio employee of the month, Isaiah! Isaiah works for a local contact center client and was quickly promoted into a mentor for new agents. He has done a fantastic job and we are very proud to have him represent L.K. Jordan & Associates.
Congratulations to Mauricio Landin for being Houston's Employee of the Month! He has been doing an amazing job representing L.K. Jordan & Associates with his hard work and professionalism. Thank you Mauricio, we appreciate all you do!
(Shown from left to right: Rene Soliz, Matthew Perez, and Zachary Knoy)
Congratulations to these employees that have recently been hired on as permanent members with one of our amazing clients! LK Jordan appreciates all of your outstanding work!Full Story
Congratulations to Shawn Jenkins, Austin’s October Employee of the Month. Shawn has proven to be a top producer and excellent team player. Thank you Shawn, we appreciate all you do!
Congratulations to our Employees of the
Month! (From left to right:Miguel Flores, Lee De Los Santos, David Tipton, Jermais Guerrero and Adrian Flores) They have done an outstanding job working for one of our largest clients! Thank you for all your hard work!
Rodney has been successfully working for our San Antonio office and has done an excellent job! Our client says he has a great attitude, and is very reliable and dependable. We are very proud of him representing LK Jordan and are pleased to have awarded him with employee of the month for August.
Congratulations to our Houston Employee of the Month, Jennifer Murray! Jennifer has been doing an amazing job in her position as Office Manager. Thank you so much for all of your hard work!Full Story
Dear L.K. Jordan & Associates,
Welcome to the family! Your recent gift to The Children's Shelter places you in a special group of people who strive to end child abuse in our community.
Your support helps us to restore innocence to our children, strengthen families, and end the cycle of abuse in South Texas. Together with community partners, we are impacting more than 400 children and families each year through the amazing programs offered at The Children's Shelter.
It takes an entire community to impact the lives of children, and we are very grateful or your support. I would love the opportunity to show you how your contribution is making a difference in the lives of our children.
Again, thank you very much for choosing to be part of The Children's Shelter family. I look forward to our partnership together on behalf of the children we are serving.
Justin Rodriguez has worked a couple of assignments for the San Antonio office and has done an excellent job! He is reliable, dependable, and always willing to go above and beyond to learn new things. We have received nothing but great feedback regarding his performance from both clients he has worked for and we are pleased to have awarded him with employee of the month for July. Thank you Justin for being a great representation of L.K. Jordan & Associates!
Congratulations to these amazing agents in our Austin Branch! 100% of this class successfully completed training. We look forward to seeing great things from all of them.Thank you for all your hard work!
Congratulations to Anthony Narvaez and Gabrielle Ferris in Corpus Christi! Due to their outstanding work ethic they were hired on as permanent employees with one of our top clients! We appreciate all of your hard work!Full Story
Members of the San Antonio branch took part in the check presentation to The Children’s Shelter with L.K. Jordan President, Linda Jordan and India Chumney, Chief Development Officer of The Children’s Shelter.
L.K. Jordan & Associates donated $3,200 to The Children’s Shelter on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 as a result of the successful employee driven “Jeans for a Means” campaign. For the last six months, L.K. Jordan & Associates employees in all four branch locations including San Antonio, Houston, Corpus Christi, and Austin donated $5.00 every Friday to wear jeans to work for the day.
This is the sixth “Jeans for a Means” campaign completed through L.K. Jordan & Associates. The previously chosen charities include, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and The Ark Assessment Center and Emergency Shelter for Youth in Corpus Christi, Texas. This is a bi-annual giving campaign solely funded by employee donations.
We are very excited to announce Christina “Chris” Ward as our June 2016 Austin Employee of the Month. Her direct supervisor describes her as “enthusiastic, positive, dependable and is always willing to help with a smile.” Congratulations Chris! We appreciate you and your hard work.Full Story
L.K. Jordan & Associates is proud to announce that our Houston office will be relocating. As of Monday, June 27th 2016, please note that our new address will be as follows:
L.K. Jordan & Associates
11451 Katy Freeway, Suite 508
Houston, TX 77079
Phone: 713.680.8777| Fax: 713.680.8798
From left to right: Julian Moreno, Francisco Villegas, Roberta Bratsch, Elvira Medina
We would like to recognize these employees from our Corpus Christi branch for doing an outstanding job representing themselves and LKJ, resulting in permanent hire with one of our top clients.
Congratulations to Claudio Cisneros and Sandra Hoover, who went perm with one of our best clients. We appreciate all of their hard work and dedication.Full Story
LKJ Austin would like to congratulate the newest graduates from Maximus training class! We are very proud of you and your hard work. We are happy to have you on our team!Full Story
'Tis the time of giving and L.K. Jordan & Associates made a huge impact on the DePelchin Children's Center in Houston with our bi-annual giving campaign, Jeans for Means. For the second half of 2015 we raised $3,500 and a check was delivered on Wednesday, just in time for Christmas!
These funds will go directly to the Transitioning to Adulthood through Guidance and Support (TAGS) Program.
DePelchin's Transitioning to Adulthood through Guidance and Support (TAGS) Program seeks to provide a safe, stable environment for homeless young adults, ages 18-22, who have aged out of the child welfare system. In addition to offering temporary residence, the TAGS Program provides youths the opportunities, knowledge and skills necessary to mature into productive, responsible adults capable of becoming independent. For more information on this incredible program for young adults, visit: http://www.depelchin.org/transitioning-to-adulthood-through-guidance-and-support/
Way to go LKJ team!
We will be closed Thursday, December 24th and Friday, December 25th in observance of Christmas. We will resume normal business hours on Monday, December 28th. We will close in observation of the New Year on December 31st and January 1st, and resume normal business hours on Monday, January 4th. Of course, if you need immediate assistance please contact your staffing consultant. We wish you a very safe and wonderful Christmas and New Year!Full Story
Tony is an outstanding employee that goes above and beyond to report to work daily. He is a very hard worker with great leadership qualities. His supervisors are consistently impressed with Tony's work ethic, drive, and employee relations. We are so glad to have you on our L.K. Jordan team, Tony!
Sr. Staffing Supervisor, Sher'a Burlin with TonyFull Story
Congrats to our Austin November Employee of the Month. John-Henry was nominated by both his supervisor and coworkers for his outstanding performance and for continuously being a team player. We are so proud that you are on the L.K. Jordan team and thank you for all that you do!Full Story
Congratulations to our San Antonio branch! They won the Avionte 2nd Annual Client Costume Contest for the Best Dressed Team Photo and $500 to the charity of their choice!
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Congratulations to our October Employee of the Month, Erin S. Erin was recognized as a “top performing agent”! Her supervisors describe her as having “a great attitude” and she has received a high quality score. Erin also consistently provides excellent customer service.
Thank you, Erin, for your hard work! L.K. Jordan appreciates all that you do and we are glad to have you on our team!
Congratulations Antoinette, L.K. Jordan’s Houston Employee of the Month! Antoinette is a joy to work with and has helped tremendously in our clients HR department.
Antoinette - middle
Members of the Austin branch took part in the check presentation to the State of Texas Kidney Foundation: L.K. Jordan employees, Kirk Hastings, Odette Perez, Amie Gardner, Matt Skacal, Linda Jordan, Rachel Lemon, Marilyn Garcia - Executive Director of the State of Texas Kidney Foundation, and L.K. Jordan Austin Branch Manager, Yoany Torres.
L.K. Jordan & Associates donated $4,000 to the State of Texas Kidney Foundation on Thursday, July 9, 2015 as a result of the successful employee driven “Jeans for a Means” campaign. For the last six months, L.K. Jordan & Associates employees in all four branch locations including San Antonio, Houston, Corpus Christi, and Austin donated $5.00 every Friday to wear jeans to work for the day.
This is the fourth “Jeans for a Means” campaign completed through L.K. Jordan & Associates. Last year, employees donated over $6,200 to charities throughout Texas including, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and The Ark Assessment Center and Emergency Shelter for Youth in Corpus Christi, Texas. This is a bi-annual giving campaign solely funded by employee donations.Full Story
Maheeah has been working for L.K. Jordan Corpus Christi for over 1 year in the HR Department at our client’s corporate office.
She attends job fairs all over town representing our client and is teaching classes at our local Workforce office regarding hiring and job search. She then screens all new hire apps, schedules interviews for managers, along with making sure all new hire paperwork is completed, going over benefits, etc.
Our client was so happy to honor Maheeah that they held a company wide gathering with cupcakes to go along with our cookies.
Congratulations Maheeah, we are so proud to have you on our L.K. Jordan team!Full Story
Austin and PEC would like to recognize Judith, Laura, and Johnnie for their outstanding work! We are proud to have you on the L.K. Jordan team. Thank you for all you do!Full Story
(left to right: Jennifer Taylor - Staffing Supervisor, Della Meadows - Business Development Represenative, and Rosalinda - Employee of the Month)
Rosalinda is recognized as the L.K. Jordan Employee of the Month for her outstanding job on the production team with our manufacturing client. Rosalinda has an amazingly energetic attitude, highly focused, with an impeccable attention to detail. Recently, due to her attention to detail, she helped the production team in clearing the back-log by 50%. Outstanding job!Full Story
left: Kirk Hastings, Search Consultant
Congratulations Alex, L.K. Jordan’s April Employee of the Month!
He was selected by management because “Alejandro has a phenomenal work ethic and helps whenever and wherever needed”.
We appreciate your hard work and are thankful you are a part of the L.K. Jordan team. Great Job, Alex!
Our March Employee of the Month in Houston is Chris! He has successfully helped L.K. Jordan with a project at our largest client and did an outstanding job!
“Chris is great at learning new processes and implementing them. Chris steps in when other members of our staff are off and helps cover important daily duties that are critical to our business” said Chris's supervisor.
He was then placed at his current role in November 2014 and has just been made permanent this week. He has done a great job, being on time, at work every day and been a great representative for L.K. Jordan!
L.K. Jordan & Associates offers affordable health, dental, vision, short term disability, and term life insurance for temporary employees. Essential StaffCARE Insurance may also satisfy Court ordered dependent insurance requirements.
For new enrollment, contact your L.K. Jordan branch
For changes to your current plan, call 1-866-798-0803.
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Congratulations to Dion L., L.K. Jordan’s March Employee of the Month! Dion has been an incredible asset to her current employer and has outperformed all expectations set forth of her role! Dion is not only extremely dedicated to her position but successfully completes any additional projects that are needed. Well done Dion, L.K. Jordan is proud to have you as an employee!Full Story
L.K. Jordan proudly supports the communities we serve! Yesterday we granted CASA of the Coastal Bend with $3,100 of employee driven donations through our Jeans for a Means campaign. Thank you to all of our L.K. Jordan core employees for your participation - in all our branches - Austin, Corpus Christi, Houston, and San Antonio!Full Story
The start of a New Year is an ideal time to look for a new job – personal enthusiasm is surrounding you from your New Year’s resolutions and you’re ready for a fresh start in 2015! If you're in a dull job that just isn't doing it for you, or you're still looking for a job, seize this opportunity to focus more clearly on where you'd like to head career-wise.
L.K. Jordan & Associates has opportunities waiting for you in Corpus Christi, Houston, Austin, San Antonio, and even nationally. Visit any of our branches or click the “Search Jobs” feature at the top of our homepage to see all our jobs available. We would love to help you make 2015 a wonderful year!
Happy Boss's Day to these great leaders! L.K. Jordan is so fortunate to have these wonderful managers! Thank you for all you do Linda, Leslie, Becky, Yoany, Karen, Marilyn, Jeff, Sunny, Rita, Bill, & Brittney!Full Story
Congratulations to Pablo and Ruben for being nominated as our employees' of the month for October! They were both recognized by their supervisor for “working hard and keeping a positive attitude”. Thank you for being outstanding employees. We are proud to have you on our L.K. Jordan team!
Corpus Christi, Texas – August 5, 2014 – Premier Texas search and staffing agency, L.K. Jordan & Associates will donate $1,000 to Make-A-Wish on Tuesday, August 2, 2014 as a result of the successful employee driven “Jeans for a Means” campaign. For the last six months, L.K. Jordan & Associates employees in all four branch locations including San Antonio, Austin, Houston, and Corpus Christi donated $5.00 every Friday to wear jeans to work for the day.
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Congratulations to Shaun B. and James G. for being nominated as our employees of the month for July! They were both recognized by their supervisor for doing such great work! Thank you for being such wonderful employees, we are proud to have you on our L.K. Jordan team!Full Story
Congratulations to our San Antonio branch for winning 3rd Place in the San Antonio Business Journal's Best Places to Work competition! With all of the small business competition in San Antonio, this is a great honor for L.K. Jordan & Associates! Way to go San Antonio!Full Story
Kristin D. has been recognized by her managers for her outstanding work and performance. Her co-workers are thrilled to have her on their team as well. To celebrate Kristen, they all came together to show her their appreciation! Way to go, Kristin!
Our San Antonio Employee of the Month is Krystal C., who has been such a fantastic employee that her supervisor shared these words with us. “I would like to recognize Krystal, our mentor, for the outstanding support she provided to this class. She made this an easy process for all parties involved. Krystal was an invaluable partner to the trainers and a fantastic role model to the staff – from her demeanor to her knowledge and work ethic!” We are so proud of you Krystal and honored to have you as an L.K. Jordan employee!Full Story
Russell A. is our April 2014 Corpus Christi Employee of the Month. Russell has worked for numerous clients and they are all extremely impressed with his dedicated work ethic and outgoing personality. It is an honor to have Russell on the L.K. Jordan team and we wish him much success in his future endeavors.Full Story
For the 4th year in a row, L.K. Jordan & Associates in San Antonio has been nominated for the San Antonio Business Journal's Best Places to Work recognition. The San Antonio branch took 1st place back in 2012 giving them the title of the Best Place to Work in San Antonio! This year's awards ceremony will be held on June 5th at the Hyatt Regency Resort. For more information and to see the other nominees, click here.Full Story
On Thursday, April 3rd, four gentlemen were working on assignment on the beach and noticed an elderly fisherman who had collapsed in the water. They responded and pulled the man to shore, called their supervisor and 911. Three of the four gentlemen are L.K. Jordan employees - Mr. Jarius Herring, Mr. Demar Boyd and Mr. Elton Rivas. These four wonderful individuals saved the fisherman's life. The US Coast Guard presented them with a commendation pin on Friday, April 4, 2014. We are so very proud and honored to have these three individuals as part of the L.K. Jordan family!Full Story
Our March Employee of the Month is from our Houston branch. Xavier has worked for us since November 2013. Proudly, he has moved to his employer’s new location because he has been doing such an outstanding job. Way to go Xavier - you are doing a wonderful job! Thank you for representing L.K. Jordan so well!Full Story
The first part of 2014 has started off wonderfully for two of our Austin employees. These two employees come so highly recommended from their current supervisor that it was hard to recommend one over the other! Therefore, we are proud to announce that the January Employee of the Month is Randall J. - he is always on time and has perfect attendance! Our February Employee of the Month is Matthew H. - he has demonstrated superior customer service and a very hard worker!
Congratulations Randall and Matthew and thank you for all you do!
Congratulations to our September Employee of the Month in Corpus Christi, Jennifer K. Jennifer has come highly recommended by her current employer for going above and beyond her everyday tasks. She has been a wonderful employee and L.K. Jordan is proud to have her on our team!Full Story
Congratulations to our amazing employees! These individuals were nominated by their direct supervisors for their outstanding work and dedication to their job! We are very proud of you Harvey and Alex! Thank you for all you do!
Congratulations to our Houston Employee of the Month for July! JR has been an outstanding employee and his current employer is so grateful to have him on board - thanks for all your hard work JR!Full Story
This past Saturday, a team of 6 representing L.K. Jordan and Associates competed amongst 1,500 teams in the annual Beach to Bay relay race in Corpus Christi. Our team, The JorDASHians, made the 26 mile stretch in less than 5 hours! Way to go Beach to Bay runners!Full Story
Congratulations to the L.K. Jordan April Temp of the Month in Austin! According to her current employer:
"Aleyna exhibits the utmost professionalism on the job. Aleyna accepts every task graciously and rises to the occasion. She completes all items given to her in a timely manner, in addition to her stellar work ethic, she is a joy to have around the office. Aleyna is a dream employee and we are lucky to have her assisting our team."
Congrats to T.J. in Austin! He has worked for us on several projects and our managers love him. He is a great employee and we truly appreciate your hard work T.J!Full Story
Congraulations to our March Temp of the Month in San Antonio, Luis V. - thank you for all your hard work and dedication!Full Story
Congratulations Cody! We are so glad to have you on the LKJ team!Full Story
L.K. Jordan is now on Facebook and Twitter and we are using it to find you a job!
With the world of social media fast evolving - we want to make it easy on you to find what new positions we have, provide a quick way to communicate with us, and keep you up to date with exciting news from our offices. If you haven't already - use the links below to stay up to date with L.K. Jordan & Associates.
Congratulations to Ashley Brown in Houston for being our Temp of the Month! Way to go Ashley - thank you for all your hard work!Full Story
L.K. Jordan & Associates donated a state of the art digital phone system to the Women’s Shelter of South Texas.Full Story
L. K. Jordan received national re-certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise Alliance a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)Full Story