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Although there are countless job openings in your industry at any given time, it’s doubtful that you’ll know about the large majority of them. In fact, Forbes reports, “about 80 percent are never advertised.” This means that you often have to have the right contacts and connections if you expect to find the best job… Read more »

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Hiring temporary employees is a great way to cover the workload and offers a lot of benefits. However, when a company brings on a large amount of temporary employees, it can be difficult to manage everyone. One efficient option is onsite management, where a staffing agency provides an onsite representative to coordinate workers and their… Read more »

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Social media has revolutionized the way that humans interact and connect with one another in several different ways. Besides simply being a glorified outlet for water cooler discussions, it can be a valuable tool for job seekers when you know how to utilize it correctly. Here’s what you need to know about finding a job… Read more »

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With the increase of mobile recruiting and similar strategies, how can you control what employers find? One of the best things you can do is develop a positive online brand that defines what you’re about and emphasizes your strengths. What is Personal Branding? First things first, it’s important to understand exactly what this is. Experts… Read more »

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Nearly everyone settles into some sort of routine as they traverse their way through life. The key to finding career success is creating a daily routine that focuses on developing the right habits and sticking to it. Here are some tips for optimizing your routine so that you can kick-start your career. Get a Head… Read more »

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There’s no denying that companies with great customer service have a decided advantage over others who lack in this department – and it’s often a key contributor to longevity and profitability. In fact, “89 percent of consumers have stopped doing business with a company after experiencing poor customer service.” Ensuring great customer service begins with… Read more »

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There’s a lot of etiquette involved with the job search process – and candidates always want to follow best practices. One area where there are often questions is a thank-you note, including when it should be sent, to whom it should be sent to and whether it’s best to send an email or a card… Read more »

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Just because you’re not in a management position doesn’t mean you can’t be an effective leader at work. In fact, leadership in organizations doesn’t just come from the people on top – and every employee can be a leader in their own special way. Here are some tips for demonstrating solid leadership skills when you’re… Read more »

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Certain people always have great jobs. They always seem to land the promotion. And they always seem to be successful with everything they touch. Is this just luck or a coincidence? Nope! These people don’t wait for things to happen, they make their own luck. So what can you do to ensure you’re successful? You… Read more »

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Let’s face it, in many businesses payroll is one the largest (if not the largest) line item on your monthly budgets. So, it can sometimes be a very difficult decision to add on more staff. BUT, in some cases adding staff strategically can help drive a lot of profit to your bottom line. So when… Read more »