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The Five Employer Types You Should Avoid

Posted Posted in Jobs

Spotting a Bad Employer Before You Apply Perhaps you are a new entrant to the job market. Maybe you are a college freshman, sophomore, or even a junior, and you are excited to start putting your newfound skills to work. Or possibly, you are either unemployed or are looking to move to a different employer […]

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A Bit of Company Culture

Posted Posted in Culture

More than ever we hear about the importance of developing a welcoming company culture. As the values of professionals evolve, the work culture of a company climbs up the ladder of importance. Many professionals would even claim it to stand proudly on the top rung. When building the culture of the company you work for, […]

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Two Words for a Higher Employee Retention

Posted Posted in Culture, People

Improve Employee Retention with Simple Empathy There are two words that you should learn to say often, and really mean when you say it: “I understand.” Sounds too easy, right? How could simply saying these two words to employees make them stick around longer and be more productive? Empathy and understanding are keys to employee […]

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How to Manage Remote Team Meetings

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Remote Team Meetings Can Suck It is no secret that remote team meetings can be boring and useless (boring meetings seem to be a rite of passage in business) and erode team morale. Even LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner agrees. Avoid the waste. They can also be a breeding ground for wasteful tendencies and conflict. However, […]