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

| Career Tips

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 […]


Reduce Unnecessary Turnover With These Steps

| HR and Management Tips

Employee turnover can be a costly problem for any company. Sure, some are unavoidable, and all companies experience it to a certain degree. But the truth is a revolving door of staff costs you money to advertise, recruit and train a replacement. Keep your employees happy and reduce turnover as much as possible.    Here are […]


Is Your Team Burnt Out? Here’s What to Do About It

| HR and Management Tips

Employee burnout can be a dangerous thing. It can be contagious; it can destroy productivity, and it can crush your team’s morale. As a manager, it’s up to you to check in with your employees regularly to gauge their stress levels and combat burnout when necessary. Stress can lead to burnout if it’s not dealt […]


8 Tips for Designing a Better Resume

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A resume is the most important document in your career. It’s the first thing potential employers see about you. If it’s not polished and flawless and doesn’t make you seem like the perfect candidate, chances are it’ll get tossed aside in favor of more competitive candidates. So how can you craft a solid resume that […]


You Hired the Wrong Person. Now What? 

| HR and Management Tips

Hiring the wrong person can be a costly mistake. And sometimes it’s almost impossible to avoid – no matter how thoroughly you checked references, how many personality tests you did, and how many times you interviewed your candidate, you still ended up with a dud employee. Whether it’s because they’re missing deadlines, not meshing with […]


Should I Change Jobs? 7 Signs You’re Ready to Leave

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It’s normal to get bored or frustrated with your job. But how do you know when you’ve crossed the line and need to leave? Leaving your job and catapulting your resume into the unknown can be a scary move, so you don’t want to do it on a whim. Here are seven signs that you’re […]


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 […]


Here’s Why You Should Partner With a Staffing Firm 

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You’re a busy business owner. You want to spend your time inspiring your employees, developing a new marketing strategy, and crafting long-term goals to help you dominate your industry. You don’t have time to peruse resumes, schedule and conduct interviews, and find the perfect candidate for every job opening that pops up in your company. However, a staffing […]