Becoming a Top-Performing Administrative Assistant: 7 Proven Strategies

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When people think of administrative assistants, receptionists, and secretaries, they have a tendency to think, quite inaccurately, that all these people do is answer phones and greet guests. In truth, administrative assistants are a critical pillar of any functional organization.  Succeeding in the role of administrative assistant requires a blend of sharp technical skills, keen organizational tendencies, and systems-oriented… Read more »

Stand Out from the Crowd: 5 Workplace Tips for Light Industrial Workers 

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Landing the light industrial job that you have been looking for might feel like the destination you’ve been striving for, but in truth, it is only the first step in a longer journey towards long-term career success.    Standing out from the crowd can be difficult in any workplace, much less an industrial setting where you… Read more »

Maneuvering Your Job Search Through COVID-19

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Right now times are very uncertain, very stressful and even a bit frightening. The COVID-19 outbreak has not only caused a health crisis but an economic crisis, as well. In a matter of days, millions of people found themselves suddenly out of work. Millions more are weeks or even days away from losing their jobs,… Read more »

10 Crucial Steps for Initiating a Successful Career Change

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There are many different reasons why people go looking for a new career. Seeking better pay or job satisfaction, for example, or simply losing interest in your current field.   No matter what the reason, finding a new career is all about preparation. Here are 10 essential tips to help you get started, curated by our… Read more »

7 Remote Light Industrial Jobs That Are Within Reach  

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The Top 7 Light Industrial Jobs That Allow You to Work From Home   More than ever, Americans are looking for remote working opportunities that will not only allow them to work from home, but also wages that are comparable to what they might be able to earn in an on-site position. Light industrial jobs are not the… Read more »

The 10 Best Benefits of Working from Home  

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Over the course of the last decade, companies across the country are transitioning more and more key positions into remote, work-from-home contracts. While employers are making the shift to enjoy increased productivity and an expanded, more flexible hiring pool, remote employees are enjoying their own set of unique benefits.   If you’re thinking about using our… Read more »

4 Tips For Getting the Right Kind of Feedback at a New Job

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At one point in time, everyone has been “new on the job.” And regardless of whether you’re just entering the workforce or an experienced industry pro, it’s important that you have a strong showing professionally in the first weeks and months working for your new employer. Even though you may know that you’re trying your… Read more »

The Top 3 Reasons to Develop Relationships With Your Co-Workers

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The relationship between colleagues in the workplace is unique, and many employees aren’t sure how to establish relationships with them outside of the office. At the end of the day, however, when you are able to relate well with your co-workers on unofficial matters, it can positively impact how everyone performs their jobs. In fact,… Read more »

How to Successfully Get a Job When You Don’t Have a Resume

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On the surface, it may seem like getting a job begins and ends with a good resume.  Thankfully, however, that isn’t always the case. In fact, there are several job opportunities just waiting to be had, if you arm yourself with the right information and use the tools at your disposal effectively. So how do… Read more »

5 Steps to Make 2020 Your Year for Professional Growth

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It’s a new year, and that means it’s also time for a little reflection and thoughts about ways to improve your life on multiple levels. This is the perfect time to think about how you can improve your performance at work and set the path for new career opportunities as the year progresses. Not sure… Read more »