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Contemporaries Incorporated

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02/14/2012
Best Temp Agency in Boston

The team at Contemporaries, Inc. has been so great to work with. This firm is definitely who you want to contact if you are looking for temp work. Tuoyang has been my main point of contact, and he has worked very hard to find me positions. I was placed in my first position almost immediately after contacting contemporaries, and it was a great fit. After that ended, they placed me with a temp. to permanent position, w... view more

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11/29/2011
Good People, Good Service

Contemporaries provides a service that is increasingly difficult to find in today

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11/28/2011
Super dependable and friendly

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11/28/2011
A foot through the door and a future

Being from Boston, I thought finding a job in the city would be no problem. But, after coming back from college, I found the economy and job market a disaster. I had a really hard time finding a job on my own. I worked with many temp agencies who had tried to find me a position, but it wasn

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11/19/2011
Really? Very Selective (in a bad way)

Unfortunately this company, which used to be the best of Boston, has been struggling to survive and treat prospective temp employees like pawns in their money game. Sadly they use people when they are hot and earn lots of $, and ignore those same people who held their back when they find a new crop of fools willing to work for less. Have worked with this operation over the years and the pay scale has plummeted from... view more

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11/15/2011
Back to Work befor I knew it.

I had worked with Contemporaries 12 1/2 years ago when I first got out of college and it was a very positive experience.\r \r Whe I got laid off on a Tuesday and didn't know where to turn first. I had actually been looking for a new job for several months so my resume was ready to go.\r \r I thought back to when I had gotten out of college and called Contemporaries. Not only did they remember me they had me com... view more

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10/25/2011
Temp to Perm!

I was hoping to move to Boston from out of state after finding a job, but after sending countless resumes without making personal contacts, I decided to move before finding a position. After moving, I was worried that I wasn't working, but determined to find a solution so I called a number of temp agencies. I felt I had a strong resume and was disappointed when multiple agencies did not return my phone calls. Then... view more

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10/09/2011
Great Service!

As a recent college graduate, finding permanent employment was a challenge. I was consistently applying for various positions within the fields of education, health care, marketing, and publishing. Although I interviewed for many positions and received many call backs for a final interview, in the end I understood that although I am qualified for all of the jobs I am applying for, the job market is extremely competit... view more

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09/27/2011
In the darkness of a bad economy, Contemps produces light!

When I moved from Flint, MI to Boston I had a feeling that my new voyage into the city life might become overwhelming. However, I was wrong thanks to the help of Contemporaries. Prior to my arrival I sent my resume and within the week I received a call back. Upon my arrival I met with their office and discussed my experiences and skill sets. I was then forwarded to their case worker Tuoyang. Within the next w... view more

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09/25/2011
They got me a great job and it's now permanent

I met the team at their office and outlined my experience, and afterwards they said they had a client in mind with an open IT position requiring database and application skills that were a close match, but as they told me last week after I went permanent, they actually had plenty of other candidates with C# and SS2008 but they knew I was the best fit for the team I was joining, and I think they were right and I tha... view more

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