4 Ways to Show Appreciation to Your Remote Workforce

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Demonstrating appreciation for your organization’s employees can easily fall victim to the busyness of day-to-day operations. The best of intentions to make appreciation a priority can evaporate faster than water puddles on a scorching ninety-five-degree day—and that’s under normal circumstances. Now, that the pandemic has scattered the workforce to remote locations, it takes even more […]

Put A Little Spring in Your Career 

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Have we ever longed for spring as profoundly as we do in 2021? As we continue to emerge from the pandemic, we grasp the longer days a little tighter than in previous years. We cling more closely to the promise of warmer temperatures. We burst forth from our homes into the sunshine with a bit […]

New Year Musings from Us to You

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If you find yourself slipping into the post-holiday blues, who could blame you? In the midst of a worldwide pandemic, economic upheaval, employment uncertainty, and for far too many folks, the grief of lost loved ones, we find ourselves facing an uncertain future. But wait – you can take steps to a joy-filled January. A […]

Annual Matching Campaign

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Everyone should have the basics to survive in life. Just as important, everyone should have the opportunity for a decent quality of life and a fair chance to follow the path of their choosing. “We believe that if we all work hard to benefit our families, friends and neighbors and do whatever we can for […]

Making the Most of Thanksgiving in CT – 2020

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It may be tempting to adopt a Scrooge-like attitude about Thanksgiving this year, as COVID-19 continues to grip the nation. For many, the folks around the Thanksgiving dinner table will be fewer in number this fourth Thursday of November. Maybe that means trading the traditional 22-pound turkey for a ten-pounder and choosing which two of […]

The 2020 Thanksgiving Dilemma

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“Give thanks not just on Thanksgiving Day, but every day of your life. Appreciate and never take for granted all that you have.” – Catherine Pulsifer  The question pinging through many a mind as the calendar flips to November: Will we have Thanksgiving this year? To be clear, it is not the date or day […]

Preparing Now for Holiday Staffing Support

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At times, 2020 seemed to creep along slowly as folks across the country waited for the COVID-19 pandemic to end. Now, we find ourselves in the last quarter of the year, still wading through the coronavirus crisis, with the holidays fast approaching. While this holiday season will undoubtedly look different than any in recent history, […]

Enjoy Autumn in Connecticut

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“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”  — From Anne of Green Gables, by L.M. Montgomery What could be more breathtakingly beautiful than autumn in Connecticut? The Constitution State typically enjoys a longer fall foliage season compared to the northern New England states. And this year, state foresters predict Connecticut’s autumn will […]