Employment Agencies and Staffing Firms provide temporary workers to businesses. These days, specialty and full service staffing firms serve a wide array of industries – often providing highly skilled labor. Of course, blue collar labor and administrative workers are also commonly available through employment agencies. In order to employ workers and contract them out to clients, staffing agencies require state and sometimes local licenses.
Glendale has become a thriving suburb of Phoenix. Although it's economy is mostly retail and services, the area has become known for its niche antiques industry. For the most part, Glendale's economy is tied to Phoenix. However, small business and entrepreneurs may find Glendale a little easier to set-up shop in than Phoenix. Glendale keeps city licensing simple. However, county and state regulations apply and some sectors are heavily licensed by these higher levels of government.