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Stress in the modern workplace has become somewhat of an epidemic. According to Stress.org, 80 percent of employees report feeling stress in the workplace, and 40 percent say their job is extremely stressful. If not kept in check, it can take a toll on your workers’ health, create conflicts and reduce productivity. Top Sources of… Read more »

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When preparing for an interview, don’t just consider about what you’re going to say – think about what you know. Be sure you’re knowledgeable about the company you’re interviewing with. Doing so should put you in the best possible position during an interview. Here are some tips for finding information and streamlining the process. Use… Read more »

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Being able to get to and from work is a critical part of holding down a job and staying in your boss’s good graces. But not everyone has the luxury of owning a vehicle. In fact, a recent study found, “An estimated 8.7 percent of U.S. households were without vehicles in 2016.” So, what do… Read more »

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People you don’t know are constantly requesting to connect on LinkedIn. Are these requests you should accept? Are they spam? Could they help boost your career? Let’s find out. What LinkedIn Has to Say About It What’s interesting is their response is somewhat contradictory. “On the one hand, LinkedIn says you should only accept invitations… Read more »

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2018 has been a spectacular year here at Axiom Staffing Group. During that time, we’ve covered a lot of different topics on our blog to help job seekers improve their careers. Here are five of our top posts. 1. How Do I Start Working with a Staffing Agency? Many people are interested in partnering with… Read more »

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You’ve just had a job interview and are excited about the opportunity. Now it’s time to follow up and show the hiring manager why you’re the best candidate for the position. Here are some tips on what to say after your interview in a follow-up email. Key Information to Include There are four main things… Read more »

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Here’s the scenario. You’ve received an official job offer from a company. However, it’s not ideal and you think you could find a better offer in time—perhaps even your dream job. You want to explore your options and find the right position to further your career but don’t want to offend a recruiter and squander… Read more »

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Your job search is obviously serious and a way to show your professional experience and skills. That being said, it’s also important to showcase your personality to hiring managers. Here are three simple ways to do so. 1. Be Original in Your Cover Letter The way you write your cover letter and the specific information… Read more »

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We communicate almost every second of every day, but are we getting too comfortable in what we do? It’s time to re-evaluate these communications to improve your management skills. Here are some common bad communication habits and how to correct them. Always Using Technology Over Direct Interaction Technology, like email, texting and instant messaging is… Read more »

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A career as a MIG welder can be rewarding and satisfying. Fortunately, demand is quite high. “There is an actual shortage of skilled welders,” writes expert Gregory Sanders. “Welding jobs in the manufacturing sector have steadily increased since 2000, and several major oil pipelines have begun construction.” Here are some tips and tricks for getting… Read more »