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Trying to find a new job can be a difficult and lengthy process, and if you’ve been out of work for a long period of time, it can be very frustrating. This is when you might consider taking a temporary job. Don’t look at it as settling, think of it as the next step in… Read more »

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A warehouse is the core of your company! Your bottom line is dependent on constantly moving your product and maintaining meticulous inventory, all within deadlines that satisfy your customers. Even with the latest organizational and technical upgrades, the success of your warehouse is really determined by the competence and proficiency of the people in it…. Read more »

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Now that you’ve spent countless hours reviewing resumes and interviewing candidates, you need to make sure you’re hiring the person who’s the best fit for the job—and not simply the best interviewer. By making sure you have the right recruitment process, you can guarantee you’ll be hiring the most talented candidate with the best qualifications…. Read more »

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“People want to be on a team. They want to be part of something bigger than themselves. They want to be in a situation where they feel that they are doing something for the greater good.” – Mike Krzyzewski, Head Basketball Coach, Duke University Now if you know me, you know that quoting Mike Krzyzewski is… Read more »

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The best way to get your resume noticed is to customize it for each job you apply for. Employers scan through resumes quickly, averaging seven seconds per applicant! If your resume isn’t tailored to list the qualifications that a particular employer is looking for, it will surely get tossed into the rejection pile. Here are… Read more »

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Staff meetings can be such a drag if you don’t do them right! But if you make them regular and efficient, they can be a vital part of your team’s productivity and sense of cohesion. Show your employees you respect their time by starting and ending punctually and keeping them on track. Let them know… Read more »

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Ok, I’ll admit it. I’m old. There, I said it publicly and there is no turning back! I am no longer in my 20’s and 30’s wondering what my life is going to be like when I grow up. Today, I get to play taxi to my children, struggle to stay awake past 10 pm… Read more »

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So it’s been a few days since your big interview and you haven’t heard an update. Even if you feel the interview went well, you still get nervous. Relax—this isn’t necessarily a sign of bad news! Remember the interviewing process can take several weeks depending on the size of the company and the number of… Read more »

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Phone interviews are a great cost-effective way to screen candidates and determine whether or not they’re worth bringing in for the next round of interviews. Though they’re more revealing than emailing back and forth, they’re also fraught with their own special challenges. Since it’s impossible to read body language during a phone interview, it’s best… Read more »

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Negotiating your salary to get the pay you deserve is a tricky task many people find intimidating. You want to get enough to feel comfortable, but you don’t want to offend the hiring manager and have your job offer reneged. The good news is your employer wants you to feel appreciated and satisfied so you’ll… Read more »