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With the new year quickly approaching, is your company managing your hiring needs for 2020? Or, are you feeling overwhelmed already? Follow these tips to make sure your organization is adequately staffed and ready for business. Plan Ahead Being shorthanded can negatively impact both productivity and morale. To avoid this situation, try to predict what… Read more »

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Are you thinking about job hunting in 2020? Did you know advances in technology are changing the landscape for job seekers? Here are four current trends that could make your search easier. Automatic Alerts Most job boards and employment agencies offer alert features. Rather than visiting their website every day and scrolling through postings, you… Read more »

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Do you hate your job? Or, is your job OK, but deep down you feel like you were meant to do something else? Either way, you’re probably due for a change. Follow these steps to find a job you love.   Write Down Your Best-Case Scenario You’re going to have trouble finding the perfect position… Read more »

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Maybe you need a little extra money to make ends meet? Maybe you are trying to increase your savings or escape debt? Or, maybe you just want some extra cash to cover your holiday spending? Whatever your reasons, trying to balance a second job can make maintaining a healthy work-life relationship more difficult. If you’re… Read more »

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The holidays are almost here. Is your business ready? Or, are you worried about managing seasonal staffing needs? Use these strategies to approach the holiday rush with confidence.   Hire the Right Temporary Help Make sure your staff understands that seasonal workers will assist your company temporarily; then return to their regular lives. Although this… Read more »

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Black Friday is almost here. If you are worried about those upcoming holiday bills, take a deep breath. Did you know one of the best ways to cover seasonal expenses is by earning extra cash? But, how is this possible? If you aren’t sure where to start, begin by answering these questions. Could You Handle… Read more »

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You were thrilled to land a new position. You arrived on the first day, and unfortunately, the job isn’t what you thought it would be. What should you do? Stay Calm Your first thought may be to quit, but this isn’t the best idea. Your industry is smaller than you think, and you don’t want… Read more »

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Did you recently move to the Atlanta area? Are you looking for a job? Finding work in a new city can be challenging. If you’re not sure where to begin, check out the benefits of temporary assignments. Jump Right In So you’re ready to embrace Southern hospitality, but it’s difficult to get to know your… Read more »

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Do your employees seem tired, distracted, unfocused or disengaged? Boredom may be to blame. Follow these five tips to bring excitement and energy back to the workplace. Give the Job Meaning According to former SVP of People Operations at Google Laszlo Bock, “We all want our work to matter. Nothing is a more powerful motivator… Read more »

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At some point in your career, you may take time off. This may be by choice or by necessity. And, unfortunately, a hole in your resume can make it difficult for you to re-enter the workforce. Here’s how to minimize an employment gap and maximize your chances of hearing “You’re Hired!”   You Took Time… Read more »