• How Much Will It Cost to Become an Electrician?

How Much Will It Cost to Become an Electrician?

  • March 18th, 2020

Are you considering a career as an
electrician? If so, you’ll want to think about the return you can expect on the
investment you will make in education and training. There […]

  • Simple Fiber Optics Safety Tips Your Workers Need to Know

Simple Fiber Optics Safety Tips Your Workers Need to Know

  • March 11th, 2020

Over the years, fiber optic cables have
improved voice and data communication in countless applications. Not only is
the flexibility of the technology remarkable, but developments in the various systems
of communication […]

  • Practice Makes Perfect: How to Be a Better Manager

Practice Makes Perfect: How to Be a Better Manager

  • March 4th, 2020

Almost anyone can become an excellent
manager. It’s a skill that you can learn through practice and a commitment to
improvement. Choose one of these ways to sharpen your skills, and […]

  • Soft Skills to Look for in Your Next Electrician

Soft Skills to Look for in Your Next Electrician

  • February 27th, 2020

As you go through the process of
hiring your next electrician, you’re bound to focus on a candidate’s skills,
experience, and education. And while every one of those is important, it […]

  • Use These 3 Tips to Find a Low Voltage Technician Job

Use These 3 Tips to Find a Low Voltage Technician Job

  • February 20th, 2020

Low voltage technicians are the individuals
who install low-voltage systems and rout cables in both commercial and
residential settings. They often work with TV and security alarm wiring. Since
low-voltage wiring is […]

  • How to Find a Job You Love

How to Find a Job You Love

  • February 13th, 2020

The bad news: Many people don’t enjoy
their work. They go to work each day knowing there is something out there they
would rather be doing but not knowing what to […]

  • Get to Know Your Temporary Staff Better!

Get to Know Your Temporary Staff Better!

  • February 6th, 2020

There are some estimates that temporary workers now make up around a third of the total workforce in the United States. And yet many employers are not taking the […]

  • What are the Best Work Boots for Your Shift?

What are the Best Work Boots for Your Shift?

  • January 28th, 2020

Many men and women work in physically
demanding occupations and understand that sore muscles and other discomforts
are all part of the job. And while there may not be much that […]

  • What It Takes to Be a Low-Voltage Contractor

What It Takes to Be a Low-Voltage Contractor

  • November 27th, 2019

It’s
hard to argue against a career as a low-voltage contractor. These technicians fall under the broader career
category of Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers. Since the
United States will continue […]

  • What to Expect with a Cable Technician Position

What to Expect with a Cable Technician Position

  • October 23rd, 2019

You’re thinking about a career as
a cable technician, but you would like to know more about what the job entails.
Well, if you’re already leaning in that direction, here are […]

  • Why Is the OSHA-10 Training So Important?

Why Is the OSHA-10 Training So Important?

  • October 16th, 2019

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was
founded in 1971, and during those 48 years, it has helped reduce workplace
fatalities by 66%. Because of its training and safety requirements, […]

  • How Supervisors Should Be Demonstrating Safety

How Supervisors Should Be Demonstrating Safety

  • October 2nd, 2019

A
safe workplace begins at the top with the supervisor. Without leadership from
that crucial role, safety will never be a priority. Supervisors have
responsibility for most of what happens daily in […]

  • Four Ladder Safety Practices for Electricians

Four Ladder Safety Practices for Electricians

  • September 25th, 2019

If
you’re considering a career as an electrician, you need to understand that a
ladder will be included in many of your workdays. If you’re already in the
trade, it’s almost a […]

  • Communicating Safety Plan to Employees

Communicating Safety Plan to Employees

  • September 18th, 2019

Communication is an essential factor in every aspect of
your business, especially as it pertains to safety. The best safety plan will
not be effective unless every worker knows what it […]

  • What Goes Into Enforcing a Clear Safety Policy?

What Goes Into Enforcing a Clear Safety Policy?

  • September 4th, 2019

Every manager should be aware of the consequences of
having one of their workers injured on the job and the importance of ensuring
the safety of each company employee. For starters, […]

  • Getting the Most from Your Electrical Apprenticeship

Getting the Most from Your Electrical Apprenticeship

  • August 28th, 2019

If you’re starting in an electrical apprenticeship,
congratulations! You’ve made an excellent decision to gain the training you’ll
need to pursue a successful career. It’s an investment in your future that […]

  • Four Ways to Prepare for Seasonal Staffing Changes

Four Ways to Prepare for Seasonal Staffing Changes

  • August 21st, 2019

The arrival of a new season is often the signal for an
increase in recruiting to get ready for busier times. For instance, the
construction industry typically heats up, along with […]

  • Identifying High-Potential Electrical Employees

Identifying High-Potential Electrical Employees

  • August 7th, 2019

Identifying high-potential workers has become crucial as unemployment rates are dropping, and hiring managers are experiencing a decline in active job seekers. These are the workers who add the […]

  • Outsource Features Local Artist Bob Dob

Outsource Features Local Artist Bob Dob

  • August 2nd, 2019

Since the 1970s, American punk rock music and culture has flourished in Southern California. By the end of the decade, bands like X, the Germs, Black Flag, the Zeros, […]

  • How to Address Employee PPE Complaints

How to Address Employee PPE Complaints

  • July 18th, 2019

Keeping your
workers safe takes priority over everything else in the workplace. And while
your workers agree in principle that safety is paramount, they aren’t always
receptive to the measures you must […]

  • How to Recognize and Prevent Hazards in the Workplace

How to Recognize and Prevent Hazards in the Workplace

  • June 20th, 2019

One of the biggest concerns of
business owners is worker safety. Recognizing hazards and preventing workplace
accidents should be the goal of every employee and manager. How to instill that
into an […]

  • New Ways to Prevent a New Age of Workplace Violence

New Ways to Prevent a New Age of Workplace Violence

  • June 13th, 2019

When it comes to workplace violence, the healthcare
industry is a magnet for it. Violence is four times more rampant here than in
any other industry. That doesn’t mean other industries […]

  • How Does Fatigue Affect Your Employees?

How Does Fatigue Affect Your Employees?

  • June 6th, 2019

Business owners are always striving to make and keep their workplaces free of accidents. It’s a multi-faceted issue that can stem from faulty equipment, problems with the facility, or […]

  • Ryan Clark Opens New Charlotte, NC Office!

Ryan Clark Opens New Charlotte, NC Office!

  • March 7th, 2018

Outsource has kicked off 2018 with a bang by further expanding its presence in the southeast by opening a new branch in Charlotte, North Carolina. Ryan Clark, who began […]

  • Houston Starts 2018 With New Office

Houston Starts 2018 With New Office

  • March 7th, 2018

Our Houston team started their 2018 by opening a new branch office. The open-concept design results in a bright, clean, and airy feel that has everyone ready to further […]

  • New San Francisco Office Triples in Size

New San Francisco Office Triples in Size

  • August 28th, 2017

Our San Francisco office opened in 2000, with Shawn Dale running telecommunication sales from his apartment in Daly City with the help of a single Recruiter. In fact, this […]

  • LA Technical Trainer

LA Technical Trainer

  • August 28th, 2017

Looking For A New Career? Let Outsource Train You!
Outsource employs over 2000 technicians weekly on jobsites across the continental United States. We work with all the national system integrators […]

  • The Inaugural Outsource National Sales Conference

The Inaugural Outsource National Sales Conference

  • May 25th, 2017

Outsource held its inaugural National Sales Conference in Los Angeles earlier this year. The three-day event was attended by a group of more than 60 employees, comprised of company […]

  • 2017 ISC West Show

2017 ISC West Show

  • April 30th, 2017

The International Security Conference & Exposition – also known as ISC West – is the largest event in the U.S. for the physical security industry, covering Access Control, Alarms […]

  • Outsource Tampa Office

Outsource Tampa Office

  • April 26th, 2017

Florida continues to be hot spots for Outsource. In addition to the company’s new 1,200 ft2 office in Tampa, the branch has hired two new Recruiters and advanced two […]

  • Cancun Rewards Trip 2017

Cancun Rewards Trip 2017

  • April 26th, 2017

Like many of the world’s leading companies, Outsource understands how important is to rewardour top performers and those team members who have distinguished themselves by helping the company achieve […]

  • Cable Technician Training in L.A.

Cable Technician Training in L.A.

  • March 21st, 2017

Our recent class of cable tech trainees. Technical trainer Brent Gilbreath is on far left, and Technical Training & Safety Coordinator Chris Trevino is on […]

  • Looking For A New Career? Let Outsource Train You!

Looking For A New Career? Let Outsource Train You!

  • March 20th, 2017

Outsource employs over 300 technicians weekly on jobsites across the continental United States. We work with all the national system integrators and all the major electrical contractors and many […]

Promotions and New Hires in Tampa

  • December 21st, 2016

Florida continues to be hot spots for Outsource. In addition to the company’s new 1,200 ft2 office in Tampa, the branch has hired two new Recruiters and advanced two […]

  • 2016 IEC National Convention & Electric Expo

2016 IEC National Convention & Electric Expo

  • December 21st, 2016

Outsources continued to be a major presence at the IEC Con, which was held October 26 – 29, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas at the San Antonio Convention Center […]

  • Three Employees Celebrate Five Years with Outsource

Three Employees Celebrate Five Years with Outsource

  • September 29th, 2016

Outsource is proud to announce that Jake Durkee, Andrew Scarano, and Blaine Monteau have all recently celebrated their five-year anniversaries with the company. These milestones are not only a […]

  • Labor Day Luncheon

Labor Day Luncheon

  • September 12th, 2016

The holiday corporate luncheon started innocently enough in May with a piñata for Cinco de Mayo and a costume contest for 4th of July, but quickly morphed into something […]

Outsource Expands Tampa Office and Plans For New Hires

  • August 5th, 2016

outsource continues to grow its structured cabling, electrical, and building integration staffing business in Florida with the upcoming expansion of its Tampa office. The new office is scheduled to […]

  • Employee Spotlight – Jake Durkee

Employee Spotlight – Jake Durkee

  • June 27th, 2016

Jake Durkee is Outsource’s National Sales Manager and celebrates his five-year anniversary with the company this month. A native of Phoenix, Jake initially moved to Los Angeles to pursue […]

  • Inside Sales Training Class Dallas April 2016

Inside Sales Training Class Dallas April 2016

  • June 15th, 2016

In addition to the Foundation Training course held at corporate headquarters in Los Angeles last month, the Dallas office also hosted a three-day training session focused on Inside Sales. […]

  • Outsource Hosts April Recruiter Training Class

Outsource Hosts April Recruiter Training Class

  • May 12th, 2016

In April, Outsource hosted a Foundation Training class for new employees who participated in a four-day training course held at corporate headquarters in Los Angeles. The class, run by […]

  • Employee Spotlight – Lorraine Sepulveda

Employee Spotlight – Lorraine Sepulveda

  • March 4th, 2016

Lorraine Sepulveda has been at Outsource for over five years and she truly loves it. She began as a temp, but her ability to lead and improve the process […]

  • Employee Spotlight – Paul Baldaccini

Employee Spotlight – Paul Baldaccini

  • January 21st, 2016

Paul Baldaccini works out of the San Francisco office and is one of Outsource’s most experienced Account Managers. In 2016, Paul will be celebrating his 10th year with the […]

  • Employee Spotlight – Smita Abraham

Employee Spotlight – Smita Abraham

  • November 18th, 2015

Because of her remarkable success in the Chicago market, Smita Abraham is the latest high achieving and exceptionally dedicated member of the Outsource team to be profiled in our […]

  • Monthly Employee Spotlight – Blaine Monteau

Monthly Employee Spotlight – Blaine Monteau

  • April 28th, 2015

Outsource continues our monthly Employee Spotlight series by profiling a high achieving and exceptionally dedicated member of the Outsource team. Because of his remarkable success in the Houston and […]

  • Outsource Teams with Habitat for Humanity ReStore

Outsource Teams with Habitat for Humanity ReStore

  • March 27th, 2015

Starting at the beginning of 2015, Outsource formed a Volunteer Committee to help organize and plan volunteer events at branches across the country. The Q1 charity is Habitat for […]

  • Surf, Sun, and Sand

Surf, Sun, and Sand

  • March 24th, 2015

Like Google, AIG, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and many of the world’s leading companies, Outsource understands the benefit of rewarding its top performers. Each year, the company holds its annual rewards trip. […]

  • Outsource Hosts Successful Sales Training Course

Outsource Hosts Successful Sales Training Course

  • March 2nd, 2015

February got off to a fast start at Outsource, which hosted one of its largest sales training sessions to date. Six employees, all recently promoted into Account Manager and […]

  • Outsource’s Success in Atlanta

Outsource’s Success in Atlanta

The Atlanta Branch of Outsource celebrated its two-year anniversary in December of 2014, with many new and exciting changes on the horizon.

During the summer months, out of the […]

  • Growing by Leaps and Bounds in Dallas

Growing by Leaps and Bounds in Dallas

  • February 10th, 2015

In 2006 a single sales person opened the Dallas branch of Outsource. It has since grown to an office that employs 16 team members, recently relocating in June 2014 […]

  • 2014 ISC East Trade Show

2014 ISC East Trade Show

ISC East is the premiere security trade show in the Northeast United States and Outsource continued to be a major presence at the event, which was held November 19 […]

  • Outsource Expands San Antonio Office and Looks For New Hires

Outsource Expands San Antonio Office and Looks For New Hires

  • November 11th, 2014

Outsource continues to grow its structured cabling, electrical, and building integration staffing business in Texas with the recent expansion of its San Antonio office, further solidifying the company’s national […]

  • Outsource Fall Training Classes

Outsource Fall Training Classes

Outsource held two employee training classes the last week of October. There was one group of new hires that were going through the week long Foundation Training, and […]

  • Outsource Timecard Drawing: Week 1

Outsource Timecard Drawing: Week 1

The winners of the first week of our 50/50/5 contest are posted below, along with a video showing the first seven names drawn. Technicians are entered into the drawing […]

  • 2 Training Classes at Outsource

2 Training Classes at Outsource

This has been an exciting week at Outsource. We’re holding two large training classes for internal employees: one for new sourcers and recruiters and another for those that […]

  • El Segundo Relay for Life 2014

El Segundo Relay for Life 2014

  • July 18th, 2014

This past weekend the corporate office had a team participate in the annual El Segundo Relay for Life event. Relay for Life is a 24 hour organized community fundraising […]

  • San Diego Office Redesign

San Diego Office Redesign

Big changes are underway at the San Diego office, which serve as an overall sign of things to come for Outsource. The San Diego branch began as two employees […]

  • Outsource at ISC West Show

Outsource at ISC West Show

Outsource is exhibiting at the International Security Conference (ISC) and Expo show this week in Las Vegas. The Spring show is held in the West, and the Winter […]

  • $2,621 Raised for Q1 Charity

$2,621 Raised for Q1 Charity

The Outsource family raised $2,621 in donations for the Histiocytosis Association this quarter. Histiocytic disorders are a group of diseases that occur when there is an over-production of […]

  • Annual Cancun Awards Trip

Annual Cancun Awards Trip

Our Outsource top performers are traveling south of the border today, returning Sunday. This annual trip is an all expenses paid getaway at the Royal Playa del Carmen, a […]