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Not getting the job can be frustrating and disappointing, especially if you and/or your recruiter spent a lot of time on the potential assignment. So you may not always feel inclined to thank a company for their time. But in reality, it’s very important to send a follow-up email which can benefit you in a… Read more »

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Summer is a time of year that’s synonymous with the beach, vacations and generally taking it easy. Here are some tips on how to achieve a positive work-life balance during this time to balance taking time to relax with getting the job done. Establish a Specific Time to Be Done with Work Do you ever… Read more »

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Active shooter incidents have unfortunately become somewhat of a norm in recent years. The FBI offers some startling statistics citing that 220 incidents occurred between 2000 and 2016 that resulted in a total of 1,486 casualties, including individuals killed and wounded. Even worse, nearly half (43.2 percent) occurred inside businesses. Here’s how to prepare your… Read more »

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For a worker, a temporary position is good, but a permanent one is even better. A common goal is to turn a placement into a legitimate job offer where you remain with an employer long-term.  Here are some tips that should help you make a great impression so that you’ll inevitably receive a job offer…. Read more »

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Congratulations! You’ve successfully completed your education and graduated. The next step is to launch your career and find a position that’s both rewarding and plays to your strengths. Here are four helpful tips to jumpstart your career and ensure that you get started on the right foot. Network, Network, Network! Developing valuable relationships is one… Read more »

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Each employee has their own specific goals for what they want out of a job. The most common one is to simply make more money. Let’s discuss some of the top ways to maximize your earning potential and make more money in your next job. Get a Certification This is one of the most straightforward… Read more »

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According to a recent report by Gallup, “One in two US adults has left their job to get away from their manager to improve their overall life at some point in their career.” This makes poor relationships with bosses one of the main reasons for employees leaving. Being a great boss and building solid relationships… Read more »

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There are numerous best practices that go into an effective job search. One of the most important is sending a thank-you email after an interview. Envato Tuts+ explains that 91 percent of HR managers find a thank-you email to be helpful, and that sending one shows gratitude for the opportunity. On the other hand, failing… Read more »

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Besides being personally fulfilling, volunteering can have a huge impact on your career and make you more appealing to employers. More specifically, it can help you develop your skill set in a way that really pays off long-term. Here are some of the main benefits of volunteering. Learn New Skills to Help Your Career In… Read more »

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Staffing agencies play a critical role in the U.S. workforce and help connect employers with employees across a variety of industries. Finding a reputable staffing agency is great for expediting your job search and helping you find a position where you’re likely to thrive. But how do you know which recruiter is best? Here are… Read more »