5 Office Skills that Spell Success

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Where would the world be without the men and women who make offices everywhere run efficiently? We can, with certainty, declare that office workers are “essential” across every facet of the workforce. Whether the “office” remains on-site at the business’s physical location or has transitioned into a work-from-home scenario, the same qualities and abilities are […]


Quickly Explain the Gap in Your Resume

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Gaps on a resume don’t have to be a dealbreaker, but it’s essential to address them head-on. When you walk into an interview, you know that you have a resume gap that will be brought up by the interviewer. Take the time to plan how you will speak about it. If you just hope they […]


5 Management Mistakes You’re Overlooking

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Professionals move into management positions for a variety of reasons. Management might seem like the next logical career step, or new managers are excited by the prospect of motivating others to succeed. While they may start with the best intentions, it’s important to note that more than half of new managers fail. If you have […]


The Top 3 Reasons You Should Take a Temporary Position

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When you’re looking for work, you may be tempted to skip over temporary employment opportunities. After all, your need for a job isn’t temporary. What advantages do these kinds of roles have to offer? In many cases, temporary jobs can be a smart career option. Here’s what you need to know about the place temporary […]


How to Improve Hiring Speed Without Sacrificing Company Standards  

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When you have a critical vacancy in your company, it’s natural to want to fill it quickly. Open positions can drive down productivity and revenue as well as put a damper on morale. Still, you cannot afford to take shortcuts when bringing on a new employee just to improve hiring speed. You put considerable time and energy into building your reputation and brand. […]


Why Were You Fired?

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If you have ever been fired, you understand the emotions you feel and how you typically end up at the question ‘how can I explain this in an interview?’ Even if you have not been fired, you have likely considered the scenario of telling a potential employer why your last job let you go. Either […]


What Is A Direct Hire?

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With all of the staffing options available, you may need some help deciding which hiring option is best for your situation. Depending on the specific needs of your company, contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire are generally the three available routes. In this post, we will examine what is traditionally the most long-term of the three […]


5 Exercises You Should Be Doing To Reduce Workplace Injuries

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While safety should always be a consideration on the job, June is the perfect time to discuss ways to reduce injuries because it is National Safety Month. The warmer weather can lull us into a false sense of security and we can forget the on-the-job risks that still exist in summer, so here are 5 […]