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Applying for a job is a nerve-racking experience for even the most qualified of employees. However, it’s important to remember that everyone gets nervous: you don’t need to be a perfect candidate; you simply have to put your best foot forward. Here are some tips to follow during the application and interviewing process. Always Read… Read more »

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RACE DAY VIDEO!! Our team is always trying to find a good work + life balance, so we decided to embark on a 5k running program.   In mid February started a “couch to 5k” program with a blank slate.   The idea was for us to post our run/walks with post-its on the board and… Read more »

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Recently, my brother Steven left 2Roads after 18 years to create his own staffing firm   As a business owner, I instinctively thought of myself and company.  Would we lose business?  Would we be competing against him and his new firm?   Should I rally our troops for battle?   As our most productive team member in… Read more »

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tech job market statistics

Looking for a tech job? It’s a great time. The tech industry is undoubtedly growing, but there are some specific directions that it’s taking. If you’re interested in getting a position within the tech field, these are the stats that you want to follow. Software development is one of the occupations with the highest job… Read more »

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common job searching questions

Whether you’re new to job searching or just haven’t job searched in a while, you may be feeling a bit adrift. Job searching can be a complicated process — and it often doesn’t give you a lot of feedback to work with. To help, here are some answers to the most common questions. 1. How… Read more »

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Our team got some downtime during the holidays and right back to it in January.   We are very thankful to our business partners across the country for pushing us to a record breaking fourth quarter of 2017.    We have huge goals and challenges ahead this year and got the team together for some our annual… Read more »

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plan to create good habits

New Year’s Resolutions are always eagerly picked up in January and abandoned by the time February comes around. It isn’t that you don’t want to make a positive change — it’s that New Year’s Resolutions tend to be so momentous and overwhelming that they simply aren’t achievable. It isn’t that you can’t meet those goals;… Read more »

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holiday health

The holidays are upon us, and the most stressful time of the year for professionals is in full swing. Not only are we pulled in all directions by the competing demands of family, friends and business, but our health tends to suffer because of exhaustion and generally poor self-care. Remember these two guidelines to make… Read more »

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I’ve seen a lot in my 30 years in the staffing business.  Hired more people then I can remember and have had the opportunity to meet many great people who I am lucky to call my friend. Every now and then a special person who supersedes all expectations comes along.  Molly Kidder Gustavus is one… Read more »

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In our never ending effort to achieve the hard work + fun balance, we decided to spruce up the place.  The recruiting world can be stressful sometimes and distractions are necessary.  We recently added a Meditation Room to quiet things down a bit.   Our crew also is motivated in many different ways – so we… Read more »