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Summer is here – time to brighten your career!

May 21, 2018 | Career Advice

  Summer is a time of endings and beginnings. The kids are dropping their pencils and their books and diving into their summer vacations. The sun is shining, the days are longer and even if you neglected the traditional “Spring Cleaning,” it’s not too late – you may suddenly feel motivated and energized enough to […]

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Should President and CEO be separate positions?

May 15, 2018 | Leadership, Talent Management

Success can come with a lot of headaches! As smaller businesses begin to grow into the mid-size space, questions of leadership will inevitably emerge. It might make sense for leadership of a scrappy start-up to be consolidated in the hands of one President-slash-CEO, but the skill-set for founding a smaller company looks a lot different […]

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How to be a Better Boss

May 8, 2018 | Leadership

There are many paths you might have taken to the “Big Desk.” Maybe you worked your way from the very bottom of the ladder, maybe you just put together a scrappy startup, or maybe you’re taking over the family business. No matter how you got here, congrats! You’re the boss. But you’ve probably already realized, […]

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How to respond to tricky interview questions

April 30, 2018 | Interview Tips

If you’ve got a job interview coming up, you might find yourself researching the company and planning out answers to likely questions. Those are both helpful techniques, but it might be better to shift the focus onto yourself. Taking some time to self-reflect and run through your experiences can give you a better understanding of […]

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How to Use Social Media in Your Job Search

April 23, 2018 | Jobseeking Tips

When you’re checking out potential employers online, don’t forget—they’re looking at you, too! According to a survey on the role of social media in hiring today, 92% of employers use social media for hiring—and not just for checking out applicants. Many employers are using social media to proactively look for talent. This isn’t necessarily bad news […]

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How to get a job as an accountant

April 9, 2018 | Career Advice

Are you good with math, computers, and details? Accounting may be for you! Pretty much every sector of the economy has demand for accountants: large corporations, smaller organizations, and individuals all need to manage their money. Accountants help these organizations and individuals track and manage their money and assets over time. Let’s take a look […]

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How To Make a Successful Career Change

April 5, 2018 | Career Transition

Making a career change is a big deal. It costs time, effort, as well as money. To some people, these factors could be worth the career change. When you decide to make a career change, you really have to think it through and prepare for the transition, so how do you make a successful career […]

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State of the Workforce

April 2, 2018 | Talent Management

Each year, the President’s State of the Union address lets us know how we’ve evolved as a nation in the past year. This workforce report serves a similar purpose, giving us a snapshot of the employment trends that have defined the country over the last 12 months. No matter your place in the employment landscape—employee, […]

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4 Secrets to Retaining Top Talent

March 26, 2018 | Talent Management

Your new hire has signed their contract, read the required onboarding materials, and they’re now ready to start bright and early Monday morning. The hard part is over, right? In a way, yes—but onboarding should consist of more than a few pamphlets and signatures and videos. New employees who go through a strong onboarding program […]

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How Online Courses Can Help Your Career

March 19, 2018 | Career Transition

As an employee, we strive to continue moving down our career paths by acquiring new skills. By learning new things, it helps you get ahead of your career. How? Acquiring new skills or knowledge is vital especially now that technology keeps changing. To be able to stay relevant and valuable to your company, you have […]

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