How Do You Properly Handle Employee Conflict?

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Managing people is one of the most difficult aspects of leadership. People make mistakes, and people place blame. To create an environment where people enjoy coming to work each day, you have to set a standard of equitable treatment. When conflict arises, your staff needs to know that they can count on you to manage […]

What Should Your Lab Technician Resume Include?

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The time is now! You’ve completed your training, you’ve researched the industry, and you’re ready to take the next step in your career as a lab technician. The essentials are probably already under your belt – the basic training, some experience, and your certification. However, the insider tricks and tips on how to cultivate an […]

What Are the Secrets to Leading Scientists?

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Are you looking for an innovative way to boost your leadership abilities? Try a new approach and look for inspiration from top scientists. World-renowned academics and researchers often have insight we don’t think about from day to day. However, the scientific method isn’t just for lab coat professionals: you can use it to your advantage […]

5 Motivational Quotes to Help Your Job Search

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Are you on the hunt for the perfect position? The job search can be frustrating, but stay optimistic and focused. Be selective when looking for work, and prepare thoughtfully when you finally get an interview opportunity. When you’re taking the next step in your career, try embracing the words of successful leaders to prompt an […]

4 Tips to Lead Your Team in 2017

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Whether you are struggling to motivate an apathetic workforce or launch great performers to the next level, leadership is defined by taking initiative and bringing out the best in your team. As we enter 2017, seize the opportunity to start fresh. Rather than trying to encourage employees from behind your office door, join them on […]

Be Ready for Holiday Work Demands by Using a Staffing Agency

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As we inch toward the end of the year, it’s already time to think about what to expect during the holiday season. It’s a stressful time for everyone, so don’t let your office feel the burden of trying to play catch up. Don’t be reactive: anticipate the needs of your employees and how you can […]

How to Build a Culture in a Large Company

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Nearly every business has an idea of what corporate culture should look like. But, it can be difficult to build a strong corporate brand in a larger company because everyone has different ideas of what it should be and people are often spread out in different regions. Building a strong culture is possible in a […]

Effective Phone Interview Tips for Employers

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The use of phone interviews to screen job candidates has become the norm for most hiring managers. With so many more people working remotely, companies find it too expensive to pay for travel for onsite interviews, and the increasing use of mobile apps and web-enabled communication systems – phone interviews make perfect sense. The only problem […]

Enforce These Basic Reminders for Forklift Safety

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Remember how vigilant you were when you first received your driver’s license? How long did it take before you started to slip into the bad habits that you have today? Before you suggest that you don’t have any, take a look at the basic safety rules in the driver’s education handbook and see how many […]

Grab the Recruiter’s Attention with These Job Seeker Tips

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As a job seeker, you literally only have about 10 seconds to grab the attention of a recruiter. This is because for every job opening, there are thousands of applicants coming in to the company. Recruiters have limited time to review resumes and profiles of candidates. They have to focus on a few quick factors before […]