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A major misconception in the application process is that job references are an afterthought. Providing the right work references is a crucial factor when looking for a job offer. A poor reference can hold you back from getting a job, while a great reference can be the final factor in receiving a job offer. Some… Read more »

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Management is a balancing act – not only of work-related tasks and deadlines, but also when it comes to building relationships. A good manager is not best friends with everyone; they create some form of professional boundaries. However, that same manager also makes connections with employees and shows their appreciation, especially when their employees are… Read more »

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If you have a good, steady job in a career you’re excited about, you’re already ahead of many American workers. However, even those in a good job might yearn for something just a little bit better. A great job that they love. While some might say be happy and content with a secure job (and… Read more »

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The beginning of the year is a hard time to get energetic. Sure, we make resolutions and our intentions are good, but in reality, most people want to ease back into their jobs and responsibilities. Unfortunately, by the time everyone is back at work after the holiday season, most businesses are busy. Whether it’s a… Read more »

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There are a lot of valid reasons to look for a new job; however, people tend to look for jobs when they are desperate. It’s all too common for people to look for a new job when they’ve either been let go, need a salary increase, feel their current workplace is toxic or absolutely hate… Read more »

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For several years, college graduates and job seekers have been searching for jobs in an unreliable job market. Thanks to several key factors, 2019 will be a year of increased hiring by employers across the country. This is great news for job seekers and recent college graduates. Key Factors for Increased Hiring in 2019  Three… Read more »

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The human resources department is busy throughout the year, with a variety of important responsibilities. Instead of getting overwhelmed or flustered with all your duties, use this month-to-month planning guide to make sure you keep track of deadlines and key tips. 2019 HR Checklist – by the Month January You still may be getting back… Read more »

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If you’ve recently left the armed services, embarking on a job search can seem quite daunting. In fact, while this is a valid concern, the job market is full of promise for veterans. Use Your Skills The best jobs for veterans are often ones that utilize the skills they’ve gained during their deployment or military… Read more »

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There are quite a few misconceptions about working with a staffing agency to find a job. Some people think a staffing agency only helps with entry-level or temp jobs, while other people have the idea that jobs through a staffing agency don’t provide benefits. These are false. In fact, using a staffing agency to find… Read more »