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Public speaking is a difficult skill. Not everyone is naturally good at it, which is why there are specialized courses and groups that help people improve and develop their public speaking skills. Every public speaking opportunity is an opportunity to grow your leadership, your influence and your career. Developing your speaking skills enables you to… Read more »

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Employee retention is vital.  As an employer, you make sure your best employees are happy right where they are, however, your relationship with employees, and your ability to retain them, starts in the interviewing process. Reevaluate your current interview process and approach it from an employee retention point of view. Personalized Communication Automated email systems… Read more »

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Staffing firms want the best candidates for themselves and for their clients, but what gets the attention of the best of the best? Here are some tips that will keep your firm on the radar of top job candidates. Reputation Get quotes from satisfied candidates as well as client companies for each area of your… Read more »

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Mental toughness is so important when it come to achieving success. Your grit plays a more important role than anything else for achieving your goals in health, business, and life. Toughness and grit equal consistency. So, how do you develop mental toughness? Here are some strategies that work well in today’s world. Define your mental… Read more »

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Continuous learning and self-improvement will help you succeed, wherever you are in your company. Taking charge of your own development will challenge your skills and push you towards your long term goals. Here are some skills everyone can work to improve, regardless of where you’re at in your career. 1. Mindfulness Mindfulness is the ability… Read more »

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While looking for a job, it’s important to research a company’s values and cultures before you accept the job offer. Company culture can make or break your job experience, so discover what a company is really like and decide whether or not you’ll be a good fit. Pay attention to the company vision, values, norms,… Read more »

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Managing your career path is defined by the decisions you make and the actions you take on a daily basis. Each decision and every action must be focused on the primary areas that will help you gain access to opportunities to advance your career goals. Here are some guidelines that will help you along this… Read more »

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For the new year, focus on a few totally attainable resolutions that are work-related. Your best chances for keeping this promise to yourself depend on your having the capability, the opportunity, and the motivation to see it through. Here are a few career-boosting resolutions that are easily attainable. Have One Experience That Stretches You If… Read more »

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When it comes to work, we often look at the positives of our friends’ jobs and the negatives of our own. However, every position has its pros and cons. Embracing a few of these ideas will help you gain a little perspective. Practice Having Gratitude Being grateful for the challenges you face at work is… Read more »

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By working towards a career goal, you end up getting much more than your desired outcome. Setting and achieving meaningful career goals provides increased job satisfaction, higher self-esteem, and improved quality of life. Here are a few tips on how to form a goal that’s ambitious but not overwhelming. Clarity You’re more likely to succeed… Read more »