5 Reasons You’re Losing Your Best Workers

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Your best employees are performing at a high level and everything is going smoothly. Suddenly, they start leaving. A one-star employee leaving for greener pastures isn’t necessarily alarming, but when others start to flee, it should be a wake-up call. Where’s everyone going? And why? Here are five reasons you might be losing your best […]


How Can Your Soft Skills Help With a Career in Human Resources?

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Hard, technical skills are important, but there are some jobs, like human resources, where soft skills are just as crucial as more tangible qualifications. You need to communicate and collaborate with a wide range of people, stay positive and work well under pressure. Here are some soft skills that can help you be successful in a human resources career.   Communication  To work well with people, you need be […]


7 Ways to Combat Sleep Deprivation in the Workplace

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Sleep! It’s so important, yet one of the primary needs we sacrifice most. Thanks to Netflix, Instagram and overscheduling, we go to bed later, and wake up earlier to get to work, squeeze in another workout or get kids to daycare before heading into work. That doesn’t even cover sleep disorders, like insomnia and apnea that keep our bodies up at night. A lack […]


Unexpected Ways You Can Improve Your Teams Productivity

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We’re all busy nowadays—there’s so much to do in a limited number of hours, the workday just isn’t long enough. Your team is feeling the same way, stressed and busy and needing more hours in the day to accomplish their goals. But if you can help them maximize their productivity, they can be really successful, and you’ll be boss of the year. Here are some unexpected […]


Follow These 3 Tips for Choosing the Best Job offer

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Receiving multiple job offers can be a good problem to have. It also gives you some negotiating power. But more than one job offer means an extra round of decision making. So which job offer should you take? Follow these 3 tips for choosing the best job offer.   For more details read our blog […]


Does How I Dress Really Affect How I View Work? 

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Your clothes are important. It’s doesn’t have to be a designer suit or really expensive shoes, but when you’re dressed well, you feel good about yourself. Confident. Competent. Motivated. People can tell a lot about you when they first meet you and take note of the outfit you’re wearing—not that you’re into fashion or pretentious, but that you’re […]


7 Things Younger Job Candidates Want from Employers

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As many as 5 generations currently make up today’s workforce. There’s the Silent Generation (born 1920s-1940s), Baby Boomers (born 1940s-1960s), Gen X (born between 1965-1980), Gen Y/Millennials (born 1981 through the mid-90s), and Gen Z (born 1996 and later). The case for age diversity and inclusion is indisputable, but as the senior generations continue to […]


8 Ways to Secure Skilled Manufacturing Talent

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It’s not easy to find good skilled manufacturing talent nowadays. Few are trained in the right skills to begin with, and as technology continues to advance at lightning speeds, even fewer people have the skills needed to help grow manufacturing organizations. We need people with expertise in virtual reality, 3D printing, artificial intelligence and automation. […]


Appetite for Life

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Come join us!  Appetite for Life is a delicious way to support cancer patients and A.R. Mazzotta Employment Specialists is proud to be one of the sponsors of this important and fun event. Here’s how it works.  During the month of June, you eat or shop at a participating restaurant, market, or food truck.  In […]