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No doubt about it, 2020 has been one of the most stressful years most people have faced. The COVID-19 pandemic has turned normal life upside down, which has been challenging. Whether you’re currently working from home or are back at the office, trying to cope with the constant unrest and all the changes it has… Read more »

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You’re an ambitious person who understands the importance of networking. Therefore, you’ve been a bit stumped about how to handle this during the COVID-19 crisis. In-person networking events are not safe right now, so professionals have been forced to get creative. Here are a few tips to help you safely schmooze during this global health… Read more »

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Building a talented team is hard work, so you’re likely feeling frustrated if you keep losing your best employees. You know something needs to change, but you’re not quite sure what that is. If any of the employees who have left are women and/or minorities, there’s a good chance a lack of diversity and inclusion… Read more »

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You enjoy working in a warehouse environment. The camaraderie with your peers, ability to work with your hands and the satisfaction of a hard day’s labor truly fulfill you — but you’re ready to take it up a notch. Management is something that really interests you, and now that you have at least a few… Read more »

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If you’re like many people, you’ve never seriously considered working the third shift — i.e., roughly midnight to 8 a.m. However, these work hours offer many benefits you might not realize. Giving this shift a try will be an adjustment at first, but it might change your life for the better. Here’s a look at… Read more »

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The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way you do business. Your company has been turned upside down this year, but thankfully, it’s still thriving. In fact, you need to hire more employees. You know your standard hiring practices won’t work right now, but you’re not sure how to adapt. Here are a few tips to… Read more »

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Over the past several months, the COVID-19 pandemic has led to unprecedented unemployment rates. As of July 2020, the unemployment rate is 10.2%, and things probably won’t get back to normal for a while.   If you were laid off, this will likely make finding a permanent new role a bit more challenging than usual, so consider seeking temporary opportunities. Here are a… Read more »

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As a safety measure, your employer has you working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic. You’re grateful for the ability to stay home, but you’ve had a bit of trouble getting into a rhythm.  This is a huge adjustment, so it’s only natural to have some kinks to work out. Here’s some advice to help you get more comfortable with this… Read more »

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After leading a meticulous hiring process, you’ve finally found the perfect fit. Your new hire’s first day is right around the corner, and you’re committed to making it a great one.  Many companies consider day one to be largely a formality. New hires often attend orientation, complete paperwork, and watch several training videos, which is easy to plan but doesn’t leave… Read more »

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For many businesses, the COVID-19 pandemic has been the challenge of a lifetime. HR leaders have spent the past several months working long hours, putting out fires, and making difficult decisions. No doubt, this has been incredibly stressful for everyone, but it also highlighted many underlying issues that need to change. Here’s a look at… Read more »