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Applying For A Receptionist/Office Manager Position? Here are some skills you will need

Posted on August 21, 2017 by Nick Squires

Receptionist jobs allow people to get their foot in the door, network with others in the industry, earn a steady paycheck and work normal hours. It’s rarely thought of as a dream job, but it’s a great opportunity to get to network with a company, or in …

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How To Conduct A Successful Job Interview

Posted on July 27, 2017 by Nick Squires

There is evidence that most job interviews are ineffective because hiring managers do not properly prepare for the hiring process. Knowing how to conduct a job interview is the most important part of the hiring manager’s job and nothing can replace suc …

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How Exactly do Staffing Agencies Work?

Posted on July 13, 2017 by Nick Squires

Staffing agencies provide a useful resource to employees and employers alike. Companies like the Computer Merchant offer specialized industry talent to IT companies nationwide. The only problem is that many IT companies do not fully understand what a s …

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Keep Your Employee’s Happy: Perks You Should Consider

Posted on June 29, 2017 by Nick Squires

Abraham Maslow is an American psychologist who is most famous for his theory known as the hierarchy of needs. Maslow’s hierarchy of needs suggests that there is an order to human needs and we can’t seek out certain needs until others are fulfilled. For …

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How To Nail a Phone Interview

Posted on June 20, 2017 by Nick Squires

  Interviews can be intimidating. You walk into an unknown office to talk to someone you’ve never met about a job you don’t have all while being compared to other candidates who may or may not be more qualified. It can get pretty stressful. A phon …

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Changing Careers In Your 30s

Posted on May 25, 2017 by Nick Squires

  What happens when you reach your 30th birthday and feel like changing careers? It can be daunting knowing that you’re contemplating changing careers in your 30s but it doesn’t have to be that way. Changing careers is like making an investment. I …

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Different Types of Performance Appraisal

Posted on May 17, 2017 by Nick Squires

The performance appraisal review is an important tool in the manager’s arsenal to determine which employees are top-performers, which are just getting by and which need to be let go. A performance appraisal review is a fancy term for the annual review. …

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10 Great Job Search Websites

Posted on May 2, 2017 by Nick Squires

Since the recession, the job market has slowly picked up. Now it’s less a matter of finding a job and more about finding the job you want. We decided to create a resource to help you find that  job. We’ve included the best job search websites, the best …

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Creative Employee Recognition Ideas

Posted on April 17, 2017 by Nick Squires

When looking to hire new employees, an employer has to send out job ads, read a bunch of resumes, conduct several rounds of interviews, train the employee and get all the proper paperwork in order before the company’s needs are met. This is why employe …

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How NOT to HR: The Avengers Edition

Posted on April 10, 2017 by Nick Squires

The Avengers know that saving the world can be hard. Sometimes an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Try avoiding these things before your disgruntled employee becomes the next supervillain to collect all the Infinity Stones in an attempt to …

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