This is Your Year! Break These 4 Bad Job Searching Habits Today!

Has your job search stalled? Are you sending out a lot of applications but your phone isn’t ringing? You could be engaging in some bad job search habits. Unfortunately, these bad habits are easy to fall into – but – good news! – they are also easy to correct. If you’re ready to land a… Read More »

Celebrate Achievements at Work for a Confident New Year

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  One major reason that employees quit their jobs is because they don’t feel appreciated at work. In fact, 90% of employees admit that they feel more loyal to employers who recognize their achievements. Celebrating individual and team success is a wonderful way to start the new year on a positive note. What’s more, celebrating… Read More »

Simple and Effective Ways to Follow-Up on a Job Application

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It can be nerve-wracking to wait for a response after you’ve applied for an open job. Being the first to establish contact can dramatically increase your chances of being hired. Proactively following up will set you apart from the pack. Here’s how to follow-up on your application without being pushy.   Wait a few days… Read More »

How to Stay Motivated Regardless of Your Conditions

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  Staying motivated is difficult enough without struggling under an intense amount of pressure and frustration. If you’ve been feeling downtrodden lately, this article is for you. Here are four tricks to keep yourself motivated, even when you feel the pressure mounting.  Tackle Your Work Little by Little When you feel like you just can’t… Read More »

What is Upskilling and Why Do You Need to Do it Now?

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  Upskilling is an impressive workplace trend that focuses on continuous learning. It takes place when companies invest in training programs that help employees develop new abilities and minimize skill gaps. There are many reasons why you should practice upskilling in your business. Here are four of our favorites.  The Shifting Market “The nature of… Read More »

5 Things to Consider Before Accepting a Job Offer

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  After a long, hard search, you’ve been offered a reasonable job. Congratulations! There are few things more satisfying than knowing your diligence is paying off. But what if the position doesn’t feel quite right? What if you don’t have the information you feel you need before accepting a full-time offer? What if you simply… Read More »

5 Steps to Take When Your Employee Isn’t Working Out

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  Have you hired an employee that just isn’t working out? You’ve noticed consistent underperformance, and you don’t know how to move forward. Here are five steps you should take to handle a consistently underperforming employee:    Discuss Expectations  Start by scheduling a private, one-on-one meeting with the employee in question. Don’t delegate the meeting… Read More »

Keep Your Best Light Industrial Talent With These 5 Tips

  Finding and retaining impressive talent can be difficult, especially in a competitive market. Light industrial employees must be reliable, mature, smart, and physically capable. Keeping skilled workers requires a series of steps, starting with an open line of communication and ending with employee safety. Here are five ways to retain your best light industrial… Read More »