Do These Breathing Exercises for Better Work Performance

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The proper breathing can make a big difference in your physical performance, your stress levels, and your concentration. After all, we breathe in and out all day long, but most of us don’t do it right. Breathing correctly means making sure all parts of your body—your muscles, organs, and brain—are supplied with enough oxygen, and […]


It’s Time to Review Your Hiring Process for the New Year

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If you’re like most business leaders, you hire more than companies have hired in the past. While workers in the past stayed with their employer for most of or even all of their careers, workers today are more likely to hop around. So companies have frequent vacancies they need to fill. The thing is most […]


Is December the Best Time to Find a New Job?

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December’s a great month for a lot of things—buying a new car, avoiding relatives you don’t like, spending too much money, and overeating at holiday parties. But did you also know it’s a great time to find a new job? Counterintuitive, we know. It’s tempting to put off your job search until the New Year. […]


7 Ways to Give Back to Your Employees

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November is a great time to show your appreciation and gratitude for all the good things in your life. And that includes your employees! After all, your employees are your most valuable asset. Without them, your company wouldn’t be able to accomplish goals.  And good employees are really tough to replace. So, show them you […]


A.R. Mazzotta’s Annual Matching Campaign

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A. R. Mazzotta partners with united way

Taking care of one another builds stronger and healthier communities. Supporting the United Way is a longtime tradition at A.R. Mazzotta Employment Specialists.  In fact, it was a favorite cause of the late Arlene R. Mazzotta, founder of the company. “We’re proud to carry the tradition forward through our Annual Matching Campaign”, states Laura Pedersen, […]


What Do I Need to Do Before I Start Looking for a New Job?

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So you’re thinking about a new job. It’s a daunting endeavor. How do you know where to start? Do you start by updating your resume or do you begin by networking? And if you’re already employed but thinking about quitting, when is too early to tell your current employer? Fortunately, there are a few right […]


Should You Fire or Retrain That Employee?

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No manager wants to fire anyone. Talk about ruining someone’s day, week, month, or even year—putting them out of work and making them go through a stressful job search. You’d probably rather work with them to overcome their weaknesses and get the training they need. But sometimes that retraining isn’t worth it. Here’s how you […]


Looking for a New Job Shouldn’t Be Scary

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Finding a new job can be scary! We all fear change, but if you break it down and separate logic from your emotions, the job search process, and the prospect of a new job isn’t all that scary. Every life experience thus far has prepared you for this moment, and there’s nothing in your future […]


Why Working With A.R. Mazzotta Will Enhance Your Job Search

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So, you’re looking for a job. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career, step into the workforce for the first time or just find something bigger and better, don’t you want all the help you can get? A career is too big a part of your life to risk to chance and inexperience. But […]