5 Ways to Avoid Discrimination at Work

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discrimination at work

As an HR professional, you know the best way to avoid discrimination at work is to prevent it from happening in the first place. There are many steps you can take to ensure your workplace is free from the heavy burden of managing discrimination issues. XpertHR, an online resource that helps HR professionals understand and […]


How to Attract the Best College Grads

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how to attract college grads

Yes, we know it’s March. But let’s fast forward a few weeks and take a look at the month of May and why it’s an important time of year for the HR and staffing world. But first, some fun facts! May is a month that’s filled with lots of notable & historical events for our […]


A.R. Mazzotta’s Employee Donation Program Gives Back to the Community

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employee donation program

A few years ago, A.R. Mazzotta started an employee donation program. It’s been a very successful and very fulfilling initiative that our employees look forward to participating in each year. At the end of our fiscal year, which is the end of February, our company makes a charitable donation in each employee’s name. We choose […]


A Look at the New Employee Performance Review

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Trivia question – what rolls around once a year, usually lasts an hour, and can send shivers up and down the spines of both employees and managers? You guessed it – employee performance reviews! While it’s not always the case, many employees find performance reviews stressful and unproductive – while many managers find them to […]


5 Reasons Why Working With a CT Women Owned Business Rocks

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CT women owned business

Since 1988, A.R. Mazzotta has been certified in the state of Connecticut as a Women Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) and Small/Minority Business Enterprise (SBE/MBE). The certification is offered through CT’s Dept of Administrative Services’ Supplier Diversity office. Our certification allows businesses that use our services to meet certain contract supplier diversity requirements. But that’s not […]


3 Ways to Get Your CT Job Search Started Right

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CT job search

If you’re currently in the market for a new CT job, you’ve come to the right place. There are plenty of resources throughout the Constitution State you can use to help make your CT job search as efficient and effective as possible. Here are three CT job search tips to get your started. With the […]


Too Sick to Work? 5 Tips to Think About.

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too sick to work

It’s winter. It’s January. We live in Connecticut. It’s cold. Maybe you feel like taking a day off from work for no other reason than it’s warm and cozy in your bed and you really don’t want to get out of it. Or, maybe you’re feeling under the weather but you’re on the fence and […]


Data Protection Tips for Employers – What You Need to Know

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data protection tips for employers

As life becomes more digital – for individuals and for businesses – the possibility of a data breach gets more and more real. From cyberattacks on Yahoo! user data to recent stories of overseas hacking on the U.S. government, it seems like no person or organization is safe these days. So if a data breach […]