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Proficiency in Microsoft Excel Can Add Value in Your Next Interview

Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, or any similar spreadsheet program, represents a core skill in today’s job market. No matter what industry you are looking to conquer, you’ll get a boost with a deep knowledge of these products. Read more »

Applying with the Wrong Version of Your Resume … Now What?!

It’s one of the core dangers of online applications. Your clicking-finger gets itchy and you submit your job application too fast. Suddenly, you realize that you’ve uploaded the wrong version of your resume. Uh-oh. Now you’re worried you’ve blown your chance. Read more »

Overexerting Employees: How to Avoid It

Overexerting employees can lead to serious consequences. Studies show it can be the number-one contributor to workplace injuries, as tired workers become more prone to accidents. Read more »

4 Reasons to Say Thank You to That Job You Hated

You’re finally out. That dead-end, waste-of-time, career-stalling, anxiety-inducing, binge eating-inspiring job has ended. You walked out. You’re done. You’ve said goodbye to that job you hated … now you never have to think about it again. Read more »

Drones Are Improving Workplace Safety

They may seem like a toy best suited for college kids and middle-aged dads. But drones represent a potential high-value tool for many businesses. Read more »

Best Ways to Keep Your Industrial Team Cool in the Heat

The summer heat creates more than a nuisance. Sweat ruins clothes and any attempt at meaningful grooming. And the high temperatures make everyone uncomfortable and irritable. Read more »

Non-Monetary Benefits to Offer in Your Workplace

You can’t always give out raises. Even when you have what you consider the best possible staff, budgetary constraints and basic market forces keep you from granting your top-flight team all the money you think they deserve. Read more »

3 Resume Tools and Templates To Help Build A Lasting Impression

Your resume represents your first impression. It’s important that it looks just right … concise, interesting, informative, even enlightening. However, it’s tough to get the feedback you need to make it just right. Read more »

5 Tips to Improve Your Professional Handshake

Some people put a lot of stock in other peoples’ handshakes. It may seem old-fashioned or even superstitious. After all, it’s a relatively superficial way to make a judgment about a person, and has nothing to do with their actual abilities (unless they happen to be hiring a professional… Read more »

3 Yoga Poses At Work To Try On A Stressful Day

You know the value of yoga. Flexibility. Fitness. Mindfulness. The problem: you don’t really have that much time. Read more »

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