Many searching for jobs after taxes raised - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Many searching for jobs after taxes raised

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - As many Americans rang in the New Year several of them were hit hard by 2013 new tax rates. Several people in Region 8 are trying to make new ends meet and Productive Staffing is helping them do just that.

"We've definitely seen an increase in volume come through our doorway," said Marketing Rep, Ethan McNece.

The month of January has been very busy for Productive Staffing and McNece said he's seen how new tax rates in the US are affecting many right here in the community.

"Taxes have definitely gone up and we're seeing a lot of our employees come and say hey we need supplement income. We need a part time job in the afternoon or we need some part time work in the morning or the weekends," McNece said.

McNece explained how just this week they experienced one women who came in that was already employed but was trying to find extra work.

"She's been there with the company for years and she's just looking for more employment to supplement her income," McNece said.

Not only is Productive Staffing looking to help those in need of a job but they're also seeking companies and businesses that need to fill positions.

"If there are any businesses out there that need workers I mean we can definitely fill all your staffing needs," McNece said.

Productive Staffing is locally owned and works 24/7 around the clock to help accommodate all of their clients' needs.

Copyright 2012 KAIT. All rights reserved.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • 3 men injured in 3-vehicle crash

    3 men injured in 3-vehicle crash

    Friday, July 21 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-07-21 13:08:18 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 9:22 AM EDT2017-07-21 13:22:21 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Three men were sent to the hospital following a Thursday morning crash in Missouri.

    Three men were sent to the hospital following a Thursday morning crash in Missouri.

  • Crack, ecstasy, meth found in Bootheel home

    Crack, ecstasy, meth found in Bootheel home

    Friday, July 21 2017 5:51 AM EDT2017-07-21 09:51:37 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 7:30 AM EDT2017-07-21 11:30:53 GMT
    Thomas Chris Jones (Source: Pemiscot County Jail via Vinelink)Thomas Chris Jones (Source: Pemiscot County Jail via Vinelink)

    A search warrant executed at a home in the Missouri Bootheel ended up with a man facing charges for trafficking drugs

    A search warrant executed at a home in the Missouri Bootheel ended up with a man facing charges for trafficking drugs

  • Arkids Pediatric Day Centers to host open house

    Arkids Pediatric Day Centers to host open house

    Friday, July 21 2017 5:39 AM EDT2017-07-21 09:39:20 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 6:02 AM EDT2017-07-21 10:02:00 GMT

    Arkids Pediatric Day Centers hosts an open house this weekend at their new Jonesboro location.

    Arkids Pediatric Day Centers hosts an open house this weekend at their new Jonesboro location.

Powered by Frankly