4 Ways to Avoid Scaring Off Employers with a Promising, Polished Resume

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This time of year Halloween has us on our toes, never knowing when the next spooky ghost or goblin is going to come jumping out from around the corner. We tend to expect the unexpected this time of year, but if there’s one place where the scare factor doesn’t belong, it’s your resume. When you’re… Read more »

How to Excel as a Receptionist

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Receptionists serve an important role in businesses across practically every industry. They’re often the first point of contact between a business and its customers or clients. They’re also responsible for making sure every aspect of front office operations is running smoothly. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than a million people are employed… Read more »

4 Ways to Prevent Back Injuries at Work

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It’s estimated that 80% of adults will experience back pain at some point in their lives, with work-related back injuries being among the most common culprits. People who work in warehousing, manufacturing and other light industrial industries are at the greatest risk due to the physical nature of their jobs. Employers have a certain level… Read more »

7 Ways to Overcome and Move On From Job Rejection

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We’ve all been there. You landed the interview, put your best foot forward and when you finally heard back from the company, you were told they decided to go with someone else. There isn’t a person on this earth who hasn’t experienced rejection, but that doesn’t make it any easier to swallow. Job rejection is… Read more »

How to Excel as a Receptionist

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Receptionists serve an important role in businesses across practically every industry. They’re often the first point of contact between a business and its customers or clients. They’re also responsible for making sure every aspect of front office operations is running smoothly. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than a million people are employed… Read more »

The Quickest Ways to Advance Your Career

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You’ve finally landed the career opportunity you were looking for and you have been working hard to show that you’re a quality worker that’s a valuable asset to the team. When you first land a new job, it’s natural to settle down, get comfortable and not put all your focus on immediately climbing the company… Read more »

10 Reasons Why You Should Use a Staffing Agency 

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Employers of all sizes are experiencing a talent crisis right now. For many businesses, it can feel impossible to find skilled, qualified help, quickly. It’s easy to assume that the problem is a lack of talent in the market but often, it’s a glut of competition from other employers that lead to struggles.   When you’re looking for great employees, you… Read more »

3 Ways to Manage Your Workplace Stress

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We live in a culture where the average worker is expected to do much more than just work, and highly stressful working environments are considered normal. Not surprisingly, this has led to a spike in depression and anxiety among employees nationwide. And the number may be even higher as not all employees admit to feeling… Read more »

You Don’t Have to Put Up With a Workplace Bully

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Toxic Thoughts are Ruining Your Interview

Workplaces, being staffed with adults, should be bully-free zones. But survey commissioned by CareerBuilder and conducted by Harris Poll found otherwise, showing that as much as 28 percent—or 1 in every 4 people—were victims of workplace bullying. As much as 19 percent of workers left their jobs because of bullying and abuse. And the survey… Read more »