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In a recent article, it was reported that 1 in 3 job applicants lie on their resume. Are you one of them? Speaking as a manager, discovering false information on a resume is sufficient reason to reject a candidate outright. Before you include false information on your resume, consider the following: Employers know that life… Read more »

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You often hear employees say “I am not challenged enough.” So what does that mean? How can we keep our employees eager & challenged? Employers are constantly competing to keep their employees happy. Here are a few ideas to keep your employees motivated & challenged in the workplace: Set weekly goals, if weekly goals are… Read more »

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Summer is here and so is the heat! Living in Southern California we can say we get some of the best summers! With the fresh ocean breeze, sand in your feet, and sunsets that are picturesque; it’s time you go soak it all up! This weather can change a mood & even provide motivation! With… Read more »

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We tend to focus on words in job interviews and important professional meetings. Body language and nonverbal communication, however, play an essential part in our ability to achieve our goals. For maximum positive impact in these high-stakes business situations, it’s important to master these 4 areas: 1) Personal appearance. While it’s not necessary to dress… Read more »

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Workplace stress seems as universal as the law of gravity; it affects everyone, and there’s no getting away from it. We’re happy to say this isn’t entirely true. While there is no way to guarantee a future full of stress-free work days, here are three simple steps that you can take to make sure your… Read more »

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In a management role leading by example is one of the most important qualities to practice. The saying “Practice what you Preach” comes into full effect. As managers we want to set obtainable goals for our employee’s and prove to be great leaders. I have found the following managerial traits are great examples to be… Read more »

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This Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 our team celebrated our 20 years in business! Twenty years ago we decided to take the road less traveled, and our firm has grown to be a business centered on integrity, collaboration, and most of all success! We celebrated at the beautiful SeaLegs at the Beach in Huntington Beach &… Read more »

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It takes more than a great resumé to get your dream job. To be a successful candidate and team member, you have to be able to connect productively with the people you encounter on the job. This takes “people skills:” the ability to create and sustain effective relationships at work. Here are a couple of… Read more »

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Been awhile since I’ve been motivated to do some blogging, but an old friend of mine has certainly inspired me.    In the mid 80’s I had a crew of buddies that attended University of Arizona and was lucky to spend some fun times out there.  Road trips to the desert, caps and lots of brewskis… Read more »

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#20Years2R Twenty Years on the Road Less Traveled 2Roads is turning 20! Please join us in celebrating two decades of successful partnerships with our clients and employees. Two Roads is based in Surf City, USA (Huntington Beach, CA) and provides highly skilled technical talent to our client partners across the country. For 20 years our… Read more »