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Mastering Video Interviews: Essential Tips for Success

Job Search

Body language, computer setup, and ensuring a smooth wifi connection are must-have career advice tips to land your dream job. Don’t let poor audio or …
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Job Search

Mastering Video Interviews: Essential Tips for Success

Body language, computer setup, and ensuring a smooth wifi connection are must-have career advice tips to land your dream job. Don’t let poor audio or …
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Career Development

Careers Working for Charity: Find Your Calling in the Nonprofit World

Use your talent, experience fulfillment, and earn a decent salary with a non-profit job. This post is jam-packed with advice, resources, and . . .
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Work/Life Balance

Top Flexible Employers: Companies Leading the Way in Work-Life Balance

Learn which employers prioritize flexible work arrangements, its key benefits, types of technology support, and tips to find jobs that . . .
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Job Search

Top Second-Chance Careers: Finding a Job with a Felony

A career guide for felons, get a second chance. Navigate the job market with felon-friendly industries and job resources for people with a criminal record.
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On-The-Job Tips, Work/Life Balance

Mastering Different Shift Schedules: Strategies, Health Management for Today’s Workers

A shift scheduling guide to help you achieve balance. Strategies for a healthy, productive life in any shift: night shifts, rotating schedules, split shifts.
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Job Search

Working with Job Agencies Employee FAQ

Get answers to your most often-asked questions about working a temp job through an employment agency.

Job Search, Pay & Benefits

Employee Benefits at Staffing Agencies

A quality staffing company offers benefits like personal protection equipment, transportation assistance, and insurance.
A man shaking hands with his boss after getting a raise.

Pay & Benefits

How to Ask for a Raise at Work: Our Best Tips

Don’t be nervous about asking for a raise. Doing your research and proving your future value to the company will show your boss you deserve a pay increase.
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On-The-Job Tips

Winter and the Job Commute

Whether you walk, take the bus, or drive to work, winter and the job commute can be less stressful or even prevented. See top tips for employers and employees.
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Work/Life Balance

How to save money and beat the high cost of living

Have you ever felt like it’s tough to get ahead when prices keep going up on the things you buy every day? You’re not alone.
Second shift factory worker.

Work/Life Balance

Working 2nd Shift with a Family

Working 2nd shift with a family presents real challenges. Review the benefits and drawbacks, and learn tips how to balance 2nd shift with your family life.
overheated factory worker

On-The-Job Tips

Beating the Heat at Work

Working in hot summer heat can be uncomfortable, exhausting, and dangerous. Learn practical tips to stay cool and beating the heat at work.
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Job Search

Why Find a Temp Job through a Staffing Agency?

There are so many reasons to start with a temp job through a staffing agency before committing to direct employment. Flexibility, the right fit, more choices, more money!
Asian woman half-asleep, leaning on shipping box at work

On-The-Job Tips

9 Ways to Make a Boring Job More Interesting

Learn creative and fun ways to make a boring job more interesting. Some will make the time go by faster, others may lead to a pay increase or promotion.
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Pay & Benefits

Smart Ways to Spend Your Income Tax Refund

It can be tempting to immediately spend your tax return. Here are some ways to save your return money, spend it wisely, or increase its value.
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Pay & Benefits

How to Fill Out a W-4 Form the Easy Way!

The easy way to complete a W-4 Form when starting a new job or when life changes. It may seem daunting, it is pretty simple if you follow these easy steps.
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Work/Life Balance

5 Reasons to Take a Vacation

Learn why vacations are important plus vacation tips to help you actually enjoy them in 5 Reasons to Take a Vacation. Then start planning your next vacation.
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Pay & Benefits

Why Work When There’s Unemployment?

While there are still more unemployed individuals than there are jobs available to fill, many employers are struggling to find workers. Why?
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Career Development

Followers Can Be Lead Targets in the Chain-of-Command

Followers often don’t get enough credit, yet their very actions can make them lead targets to move up the chain of command.
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On-The-Job Tips

6 Ways to Find Wheels to Work

Finding a ride to work can be tricky, depending on how long your commute is. Luckily, there are optionsto get to your shift on time – no matter how far away you live.