Do You Have a Policy in Place for JUULs and Other E-Cigarettes in the Workplace?

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Vaping has become incredibly popular. E-cigarettes – the battery-powered devices that replicate smoking by vaporizing a liquid that contains nicotine – are not classified the same ways as traditional cigarettes and cigars. As a result, many company policies regarding smoking don’t automatically apply to e-cigarette use.  Plus, there is still a lot of confusion regarding the… Read more »

6 Topics to Avoid Discussing with Your Coworkers

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Over time, it’s common to become at least somewhat close with your coworkers. As the relationships strengthen, it may feel as if no topic of conversation is off-limits. However, in reality, you still need to consider proper workplace etiquette.  Certain topics are usually very inappropriate in the workplace, or at least carry with them a level… Read more »

2019 Technology Trend: Drones in the Warehouse

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Drones are becoming increasingly popular. Beyond the recreational and military applications, drones are beginning to make waves in the business world as well, and not just as possible vehicles for delivering orders to customers. These Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are also showing up in warehouses, serving as technology-based co–workers that can enhance productivity.  Precisely how drones… Read more »

4 Trade Secrets to Mastering the Art of Small Talk

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When it comes to conversational skills, the ability to make small talk is essential. These casual conversations may seem inane, but they actually serve a very important purpose: the ability to bond with those around you.  In the workplace, small talk can help you forge stronger bonds with your co–workers and managers. Through conversation, you can… Read more »

5 Easy Ways to Keep Your Kids Entertained After a Tough Day at Work

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A tough day at work can be incredibly draining. While you may just want to kick back and relax, if you have children, that might not be an option. You can’t always expect kids to know how to entertain themselves, so you need to have options available to ensure you can give their energy some… Read more »

How to Respond When Someone Asks How Much Money You Make

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Most people find talking about money incredibly uncomfortable. When a person asks you how much you make, it is normal to feel a bit startled or even defensive, largely because people treat their salaries like private information. Figuring out how to respond to the person can feel like a challenge. This is especially true if… Read more »

Debunking the Myths of Working With a Staffing Agency

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There are many myths surrounding working with a staffing agency. While many of the misconceptions apply to job seekers, some of the falsehoods relate to client companies as well, causing businesses to be hesitant about partnering with a recruitment firm. Understanding the nature of the myths and the actual truth of the situation can make… Read more »

5 Tips to Partnering With the Right Staffing Agency

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When you are looking for a new job, partnering with a staffing agency can be a smart move. However, not all recruitment firms are created equal, and choosing the wrong one can cost you. Luckily, evaluating a staffing agency before you begin working together doesn’t have to be challenging. If you want to make sure… Read more »

4 Signs You Aren’t Being Treated Fairly at Work

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Nearly everyone struggles at some point in their career. Maybe the tasks aren’t particularly engaging or the environment isn’t a precise match to your needs. While few jobs are usually considered “perfect,” there is a substantial difference between having to deal with the normal challenges associated with being a professional and genuinely being treated unfairly…. Read more »

Top 5 Financial Industry Associations in Atlanta That Can Help Grow Your Network

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Industry and trade organizations can be valuable tools for professionals interested in growing their networks or furthering their careers in the industry. By participating in organizational activities, you can meet others working in the field and gain valuable knowledge about the industry’s operations in the city. Further, you may even gain access to new job… Read more »