I started my career in an office where we sat at Ikea desks with nothing but a computer, a phone and the folks around you. A few years later, I switched jobs and had a 5th floor office, with a door (that closed!) and a window (with a view of a mountain). I was more […]
The typical workday can be highly stressful, especially if you’re sitting at your desk 8 hours a day. It’s easy to procrastinate or lose focus without keeping your mind refreshed and alert. Here are a few ideas that can help you reset your mind during the work day.
Attitudes are contagious. Now ask yourself, is yours worth catching? This past weekend I had an eye-opening experience that reinforced the importance of keeping a positive attitude in tough or challenging situations. So, what attitudes are you displaying at work? Is it one that reinforces positivity and optimism? Read below to learn 6 ways to […]
Chances are you’ve attended a networking event at some point in your career. Whether it is a job fair, a tradeshow or conference, there’s nothing worse than leaving with no action items or new knowledge to pass along. As these events can be expensive, it’s important that you prepare yourself and go into it ready […]
Research shows that feeling appreciated is one of the top drivers of employee engagement. The good news is that showing appreciation doesn’t have to cost a lot of time or money. Make your employees feel empowered by recognizing their efforts. Tell your team how great they are. And don’t just show it today– show it all year long! To […]
The state of Massachusetts’ unemployment rate dropped to 4.5 percent, which is great for the economy, but makes a Recruiter’s job a bit more difficult. At times like these a Recruiter has to work smarter and be creative to capture the right candidate pool for a hard-to-fill position. Of course, depending on the role, there […]