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Mistakes, I’ve made a few…

2019-06-18T10:26:38-04:00June 18th, 2019|Blog|

We all have. Personally, socially and professionally. It’s what you learn from your mistakes that makes you a better person, a better friend, and a better employee. Work setbacks are simply a learning opportunity that can ultimately help you grow both personally and professionally. Failure makes you innovative, and missteps should force employees to [...]

Benefits of a Successful Work/Life Balance

2019-06-12T09:35:16-04:00June 12th, 2019|Blog|

Work/Life Balance is important for all members of the organization from your CEO to first-year interns. It can be as simple as encouraging a walk at lunch to disconnect OR encouraging full-time associates to leave their company laptop at the office! Some possible suggestions: 1. Encourage downtime to relax 2. Encourage exercise, yoga or [...]

Are you feeling stressed or overwhelmed at work?

2019-06-10T10:36:40-04:00June 10th, 2019|Blog|

  Are you feeling stressed or overwhelmed at work? Are you afraid that your busy workload is affecting the candidate experience? Well, don’t fear, a solution is here! Utilizing organization techniques in your daily work can help you eliminate stress, stay on top of things, and ensure that candidates receive the timely responses and feedback [...]

Company diversity starts in recruitment

2019-05-13T15:17:30-04:00May 13th, 2019|Blog|

With diversity becoming more and more of a company focus point, it’s important for companies to understand that to have true success the process begins in recruiting. Diversifying your recruitment strategy and process will allow you to effect large scale change within your company. There are many different reasons to diversify teams within your organization, [...]

Discussing Salary in Interviews

2019-05-10T13:31:38-04:00May 10th, 2019|Blog|

You found the perfect candidate that aligns with the job requirements you’re looking to apply for that open position, but what approach should you take when discussing salary in an interview? Start off by reviewing your compensation budget with HR. What can you cap at? Can you add bonus incentives? Is a counteroffer going to [...]

Stand Out

2019-05-09T15:25:12-04:00May 9th, 2019|Blog|

Are you struggling to get an interview?  Do you apply to job after job with no callbacks? Are you ready to throw in the towel? There are countless reasons your resume could be getting passed over.  Most of the reasons are nonsense but don’t worry, there are other options out there. So, what are the [...]

Be the person you want to work with

2019-05-07T16:21:10-04:00May 7th, 2019|Blog|

  Talent, education, and competency may be important factors, but they are simply not enough in today’s competitive market. If given the choice, most of us would rather work with someone we like over someone who is capable but don’t feel connected with.  The reason?  People who like each other feel connected and good things [...]

Don’t Dread Your Next Meeting

2019-05-06T14:37:57-04:00May 6th, 2019|Blog|

It is easy to dread meetings. A whole hour away from work when so many other tasks could be accomplished during that time period? Why would you want that? Thinking about it from a different perspective, there are many important goals a meeting accomplishes: Opinions can be shared more easily and different opinions are recognized. [...]

Even remote workers want to be part of the gang

2019-04-18T09:47:20-04:00April 18th, 2019|Blog|

Companies in the U.S. are offering more remote work options to employees. One-third of the workers in the U.S. work remotely. The benefits are undeniable to the employee: independence, no commute, more time with family and friends. However, a new study shows that remote workers are more likely to quit because they are lonely and [...]

Benefits of Paid Time Off

2019-04-11T09:54:16-04:00April 11th, 2019|Blog|

Offering paid time off (PTO) to your employees often pays dividends for the employer in the form of the employees’ physical and mental health, attitudes toward work, and productivity. Disconnecting from work, especially from a stressful or demanding job, will afford your team member a welcome break from their daily routine, allowing them the chance [...]