Make Sure You Have an Exit Interview That’s Open and Transparent

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Exit interviews are a perfect way to reduce future turnover. It’s important to understand why employees leave your company, in case there’s something you need to fix. You can uncover issue you may not have even know about, and the best way to do this is with an open and transparent exit interview process. You…

Looking to Motivate your Employees? Try these Three Ways

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It’s true that motivated employees are the dream of any employer. They work hard, they’re happy to be there, they have great ideas, and they help to boost the morale of other employees around them. If they were in school, they’d be receiving comments like, “A pleasure to have in class” on their report cards!…

What to Do if You Noticed a Spelling Error on Your Resume (After You Sent It Out!)

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You’ve applied for a job you’re really excited about! You just hit “send” on your application—your resume and cover letter are out in the universe, ready to help you land the job. But then disaster strikes—you take a look at the documents you sent, only to realize your resume has a mistake. You want everything…

Too Much Follow-Up after an Interview can Kill Your Chances

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Your interview follow-up is a slippery slope. If you fail to follow up soon enough, you look aloof, disinterested or unorganized. But if you follow up too much, you look desperate and can ride the last nerve of an employer or hiring manager. So what is the right answer for how much you should keep…

How to Realize Your Leadership is Rubbing People the Wrong Way

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You’re managing a team of employees with your sights set on success! Every day, you provide management and guidance that will help your employees do their best… or so you think. The only problem is, things aren’t quite going as planned, and that “Number One Boss” mug on your desk seems to be laughing at…

Mistakes to Avoid in Your Job Search

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Finding a new job is not for the faint of heart. It’s no secret it takes plenty of time and lots of patience. From carefully crafting your resume and cover letter, to scouring the internet for job opportunities, to brushing up on your interview technique—you may start to feel worn out even before you land…

Tips to Leave a Great First Impression

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Whether you’re at a job interview, on your first day at a new position, or meeting a coworker for the first time—it never hurts to make a good first impression. It’s said that first impressions stick with people the longest and you can maintain a good reputation with those around you when you plan to…

Stay Healthy While on the Job

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Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to be healthier? If you’re one of the many who spends 40-plus hours per week at work, your workplace can be a good starting place for a healthier you! That’s because you can make easy changes at work to pave the way to a healthier lifestyle. Your efforts…

Five Tips for Keeping Your Workplace Organized

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A clean and uncluttered workplace is not only more attractive—it’s also safer. Plus, keeping things organized helps employees stay productive and efficient. Still, de-cluttering takes time and energy, and you may feel overwhelmed getting started. Five ways to de-clutter Take some time in the New Year to plan for your new, organized workplace. Consider the…

Learn a New Skill in the New Year

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As the saying goes, the more you know, the further you go. And with the new year upon us, there’s no time like right now to set new career goals. Learning new skills helps you fill your resume with all the great things you know, and makes you more marketable to hiring managers. Why not…