How to Eliminate Holiday Stress in the Workplace

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Stress can rear its ugly head at any time, but during the holidays it tends to storm in and put a damper on your festivities. The most wonderful time of the year … says who?! Year-end deadlines loom closer and closer, the days are getting shorter and shorter (can you say “seasonal affective disorder?”), you’re… Read more »

The Benefits of Showing Gratitude in the Workplace

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Thanksgiving is right around the corner. This time of year, we tend to think a little bit more about what we’re grateful for – beyond that extra helping of turkey, stuffing, football and pumpkin pie. But the power of gratitude runs much deeper than that. If you show your thankfulness to someone, it makes them… Read more »

5 Questions to Ask Yourself to Determine if a Remote Position is Right for You

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Do you dream about working remotely – or, are you not so sure it’s right for you? Yes, remote work has its perks. Who doesn’t like to hang out in yoga pants 24/7? But … you may miss the daily interaction with colleagues, the grousing in the break room over lunch, and maybe even the… Read more »

The Dog Days of Summer: 5 Ways to Keep Your Employees Motivated

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Keeping employee motivation high during the summer months can be challenging, especially if your location is one where winters are long and that long-awaited time between June and September is sacred. But even in year-round warm weather climes, one’s mood just naturally shifts starting right around Memorial Day …employees begin to mentally check out and… Read more »

Don’t Lose Your Drive: 4 Ways to Stay Productive in Your Job Search During the Holiday Season

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‘Tis the season to be … pounding the pavement looking for a job?!  “Bah humbug!” you may say. Especially if you’ve been at it for a while, it can be very tempting to throw a log on the fire, pour a hot toddy, and shelve your job search plans until after the New Year.  And maybe you… Read more »

Why a Goal-Oriented Mindset Will Help Every Recruiter

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“The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score.” If you’re not familiar with the late American historian and novelist Bill Copeland, reading words like these will help you understand why he was an award-winner and a trailblazer in his time…. Read more »

How You Can Stay Focused at Work During the Holiday Season

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As the holiday season ramps up, you may find it more challenging to stay focused at work. With so much going on with planning meals, trips, and shopping, your mind can easily wander. Here’s how you can stay motivated and manage your productivity. Create a line between your work life and your personal life This… Read more »