• Criterion Resources, Inc. 




    We are a multi-faceted business solutions provider in diverse areas.


    New Business Consultation

    Mission: Marketing + Resources + Referrals = Lead Generation


    We can help new business owners who do not have any previous entrepreneurial experience become successful by offering advice regarding business formations, community resources and networking. 


    Staffing and Recruitment

    Mission: Sourcing + Screening + Selection = Placements


    We help client companies save time, energy and money by providing the extensive “leg work” of finding the best qualified candidates. Unlike other recruitment firms or staffing companies, Criterion Resources focuses on sourcing candidates mostly by referrals and networking. Our recruiting methods, based on referrals and networking, enables client companies to access candidates who are not typically found through ads and internet job boards. In addition, we conduct extensive background checks, reference checks, testing and behavioral interviews in order to ensure the right match.



    Criterion Resources is a Recruitment Firm which implements the term CANDIDATE ADVOCACY.  The ultimate goal of Criterion Resources, Inc. is to establish a long-term relationship with candidates throughout their career. We have experience helping candidates find suitable job positions whenever they are ready to make a job change. We ensure a discreet process on behalf of the candidate without compromising their confidentiality.

    Job Seeker Information Workshops

    Mission: Experience + Knowledge + Presentation = Employment


    Job Seekers are at an extreme advantage when they attend our workshops. We cover topics such as: 



    • Job Placement
    • Resume Evaluation 
    • Interview Coaching
    • Career Counseling
    • Key insight of what hiring managers are really looking for

    Information Technology Consulting

    Mission: Assessment + Development + Execution = Solution


    Services for long or short term projects:


    • Business Analysis
    • Database Design, Development and Administration
    • Mainframe Programming
    • Network Engineering and Administration
    • Project Management
    • Systems Analysis

    Areas of expertise include application software and hardware support in Mainframe, Mid-range, and Personal Computer environments including the vast array of e-commerce and web-based software applications. Our Project Managers have extensive experience in handling the complexities of large- and small-scale projects in several vertical market areas.

    Career Fair Event Assistance

    Mission: Planning + Networking + Synergy = Results


    Assistance in coordinating career fairs by spearheading event promotion, planning logistics, finding hiring companies and recruiting job seekers.




    Previous Events: 

    City of Carson Job Fair 2010: Careers Unlimited Forum

    Criterion Resources was responsible for recruiting most of the companies who were represented at the career fair such as Kaiser Permanente, Carmax, State Farm, and Goodwill Industries. In addition, Criterion Resources reached out to the local South Bay Area business community to secure generous corporate sponsorships from Shell Oil Company and General Mills. Other supportive companies such as Bristol Farms, Target, Panda Express, Pizza Hut and Jamba Juice donated raffle prizes for the job seekers and South Bay residents.

    Mission: Dreams + Relationships + Education = Manifestation



    Playdate Connection is a community organization which enhances the lives of busy parents. Through building a supportive community with other like minded parents, our goal is to encourage business, education, health and charitable giving. 





    Michelle Arevalo




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