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Heart Healthy Habits

Did you know that heart disease is one of the number one killers of Americans? Every 1 in 4 adults dies from the disease. You can help prevent it with these five habits. Eat Healthy Eating the right foods can go a long way for your body. Always try to incorporate...

5 Reasons Why You Should Become A Travel Nurse

Travel Whether you love traveling or just want a change of scenery, travel nursing will do the trick! Move every 13 weeks to a new city/state and see what each city has to offer. The opportunities are endless. Not to mention, you are getting paid to travel! How much...

Milwaukee City Guide For Travel Nurses

One of the many benefits of becoming a travel nurse is that you can stay for 13 weeks in a fantastic city and see everything it has to offer. Have you ever wanted to go to Milwaukee? Below is a list of all of the top rated places to eat, stay and see in the beautiful...

Travel Nurse Specialties That Are In Demand

2018 is here and travel contracts are hotter than ever! Learn what specialties are in high demand this year and what experience/certifications are needed for each. Let's get started! Registered Nurse-Med/Surg Telemetry Requirements: 1-2 years of recent experience in...

Kansas City Guide For Travel Nurses

Kansas City has a lot to offer for a travel nurse. There is so much to do, it can get overwhelming at times. With that in mind, here is a travel guide showing the highlights of the city. Hopefully it can make your time in the city more fun & less stressful. Top...

How To Stand Out In A Crowd As A Nurse

With there being over 4 million professionally active nurses in the United States, there is a lot of competition for open positions. You have to make sure you stand out in a crowd when it comes to job searching. Here are the top four ways to get yourself noticed by...

Spotlight Employee-Meet Erin!

It’s time for Spotlight: Employee of the Month– and we are shining the spotlight squarely on the very reason we exist- the wonderful, hard-working employees that we place each and every day.  You’ll meet folks from all walks of life, many who have never used a...

Red Door Grill Giveaway-WHO’S THE WINNER?

First off, we want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in this month’s giveaway and helped make it a success. And a special congratulations to Nadine Salazar, the winner of this month’s giveaway, a $50 gift card to Red Door Grill. Learn more about...

New Year’s Resolutions For Every Nurse

Are you trying to figure out what your New Year’s Resolutions should be for 2018? We can help with that! Find what new years resolutions should be included on any nurse’s list for 2018.

Employee Spotlight-Meet Brittany

It’s time for Spotlight: Employee of the Month– and we are shining the spotlight squarely on the very reason we exist- the wonderful, hard-working employees that we place each and every day.  You’ll meet folks from all walks of life, many who have never used a...

What NOT To Do At Your Company’s Holiday Party

Company holiday parties are fun to go to, but you should still try to maintain a professional appearance around your boss and coworkers. Here are 6 things that you should NOT do at your company's holiday party. What do you think they are? DON'T: 1.Over Drink One or...

Testimonials: Let Our Nurses Do The Talking

We take great pride in what we do.  We take the best talent and place that talent with the best organizations. Don’t just take our word for it — here are a few testimonials, as stated by our travel nurse & per diem employees. We are proud that our Travel Nursing Division has achieved Joint Commission Health Care Staffing Certification and look forward to showing you what 25+ years of family-owned business looks like!

Spotlight Employee of the Month

It's time for Spotlight: Employee of the Month- and we are shining the spotlight squarely on the very reason we exist- the wonderful, hard-working employees that we place each and every day.  You'll meet folks from all walks of life, many who have never used a...

Giveaway Winner- Who Is It?

First off, we want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in this month’s giveaway and helped make it a success. And a special congratulations to Lauren Swan, the winner of this month’s giveaway, a $50 Scrub Hub gift card. Learn more about this month’s...

SquadBuilders Salutes Our Veterans

In recognition of Veteran’s Day, SquadBuilders salutes our veterans, not only today, but every day!  We are grateful to them and their families for their service to our country.  We thought it would be fun to highlight one of our employees who happens to be a veteran and ask him a few questions about his service.  Read more here.

Happy Allied Healthcare Professionals Week

Happy Allied Healthcare Professionals Week! There are many occupations that fall under Allied Healthcare and we are lucky to celebrate them all at once. What occupations fall under Allied Healthcare? Athletic Trainers Audiologist Cardiovascular Perfusionist ...

Happy Perioperative Nurses Week

What would we do without our Perioperative Nurses? This week is Perioperative Nurses Week and we are so excited to highlight what they do day in and day out. What do Perioperative Nurses do? Perioperative is the surgery cycle as a whole.  There are three parts within...

New Website Highlights

Our new website has officially launched and is now live! We are so excited to show you what we have changed. Let's get started, shall we? Let's first start at SquadBuilders' home page. Just look at how clean and crisp it is. The new design makes it easy to navigate....

Happy Medical Surgical Nurses Week

We love our Medical Surgical nurses and what better way to highlight what they do then during Med/Surg Nurse week! According to the Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses, Med/Surg is the single largest nurse specialty in the United States. What do Medical Surgical nurses...

Scrubs for the Season-Scrub Hub Edition

As the seasons change, you have to adjust your wardrobe accordingly. Although most scrubs can be worn year round, with fall finally here, there are scrubs that are designed for the upcoming holidays and weather. We went to Scrub Hub to find out what is hot for the...

3 Travel Nurse Bloggers That You Should Follow

If you love reading about travel nursing and what other's experiences have been, you should try reading these three travel nursing blogs. They each are unique and have a different story to tell. What are they? 1. Gypsy Nurse  "Active in the Travel Nursing...

Employee Spotlight of the Month-Meet Moni

It's time for Spotlight: Employee of the Month- and we are shining the spotlight squarely on the very reason we exist- the wonderful, hard-working employees that we place each and every day.  You'll meet folks from all walks of life, many who have never used...

GIVEAWAY WINNER- Who is it?

First off, we want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in this month's giveaway and helped make it a success.And a special congratulations to Amy Gebken, the winner of this month's giveaway, the two tickets to Worlds of Fun Haunt. ...

5 Kansas City Activities You Should Do This Fall

The weather is getting cooler and the leaves are changing color. What does this mean? Fall is here! It came up on us very quickly this year.  There are so many highlights of fall including pumpkin spice lattes, sweaters and boots. While all of those are for...

10 Books Every Nurse Will Want to Read

 It's nice to slow life down every once in a while and grab a cup of coffee and read a good book. If you love stories that revolve around nursing, here are 10 great reads that you should start with. 1.The Spirit Catches You and You Fall DownBy: Anne Fadiman The...

Employee Spotlight of the Month-Meet Bridgette!

It's time for Spotlight: Employee of the Month- and we are shining the spotlight squarely on the very reason we exist- the wonderful, hard-working employees that we place each and every day.  You'll meet folks from all walks of life, many who have never used...

GIVEAWAY WINNER- Who is it?

First off, we want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in this month's giveaway and helped make it a success.And a special congratulations to Renee Weeks, the winner of this month's giveaway, the tailgater's bundle.    Learn more about...

5 Details to Include on Your Nursing Resume

If you're looking for placement in nursing, be it part time, per diem or long term, it's a good idea to update your resume.  How do you make YOUR resume stand out in a sea of nursing applicants? Here are 5 details that are important to Nurse Managers and...

FOOTBALL SEASON IS HERE-Perfect time for our GIVEAWAY!

It's already that time of year when family and friends get together to watch the great sport of football all around the country. Here in Kansas City, we have a love for our local Chiefs. With their first game kicking off on September 7th, we would love to celebrate...

How to Make Money through our Referral Program

Our referral program is mutually beneficial. As our employee, you can make extra cash and the friend you refer can get a great job. So why haven't you participated yet? Here are 4 steps on how to make money through our referral program. 1. Do you know anyone...

WE COULDN’T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU! THANK YOU!

Every year, Ingram's Magazine has a Corporate Report 100 list that contains Kansas City's 100 fastest-growing companies. We made it! We are honored to have made #14 on the list. We have all of our clients and employees alike to thank for it. We couldn't have...

SPOTLIGHT EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH

It's time for Spotlight: Employee of the Month- and we are shining the spotlight squarely on the very reason we exist- the wonderful, hard-working employees that we place each and every day.  You'll meet folks from all walks of life, many who have never used...

5 Benefits of Working on Contract

Nursing is an exciting profession. There are so many paths you can take with the one career choice. One path that many take is working as a “travel nurse” or aka “contract nurse”. Some nurses hear about working contract, but aren’t sure how it works and what the...

GIVEAWAY WINNER -Who is it?

First off, we want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in this month's giveaway and helped make it a success. And a special congratulations to Lindsay Garcia, the winner of the $50 Scrub Hub Gift Card plus a basket full of goodies from...

10 Essential Apps for any Nurse

As a nurse, there's a lot of information to not only remember, but to keep up with. Here are ten apps that can make your life as a nurse or nursing student a tad easier. 1. NCSBN Flashcard AppSuper simple app that is a medication library at your fingertips....