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How To Recruit & Retain Millennial Employees

When it comes to the Millennial generation there are a lot of misconceptions around how hard they work and how committed they are to their jobs. Turns out those misconceptions are just that, and employers that wrongly buy into them will face a difficult time managing and retaining a group ...

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How To Stay Positive During Your Job Search

Searching for new employment is very rarely described as an uplifting experience. Job seekers everywhere are likely to battle with a variety of negative thoughts, emotions, and experiences throughout their journey to a new job. Read on for ways to stay positive during your job search....

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6 Ways To Leave Your Job On Good Terms

The best way to resign is to leave your boss wishing you will return. Read on for six ways to build good and lasting relationships as you're saying good-bye at the office....

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How To Avoid Workplace Gossip

If you have ever been the victim of a workplace rumor, you already know how damaging it can be. Protecting yourself from this danger is simple when you know what to look for and whom to run from. Read on for five basic ways to avoid getting tangled up in workplace gossip....

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Why Employees Quit Their Jobs

The expense of losing an employee is more than the cost of bringing one on board, yet companies continually let good workers slip through their hands. The reasons employees leave vary, but one thing is for sure, employers don’t hold all the cards, even in a tough job market....

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6 Ways To Recover If You Screw Up At Work

Making a mistake on the job can be a jarring experience, but there’s a lot you can gain from your errors. You might even come back stronger and more knowledgeable than before. Read on for six tips for coming back stronger after screwing up at work....

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Top 20 Highest Rated Companies Hiring Interns Right Now

If you think February is too early to think about a summer internship, you may want to think again. Right now, many companies are already advertising for internships. But where should you apply? Check out Glassdoor's Top 20 Highest Rated Companies Hiring Interns Right Now....

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Are Employers Responsible For Stopping Office Affairs?

Given that many employees work 12 to 14 hour days, it’s no surprise that feelings and attraction develop between co-workers. In fact, according to a Glassdoor survey, 37% of employees report they have been involved with a co-worker romantically and a surprising 12%admit to making love wh...

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Why Employers Need To Focus On Student Recruiting

Employers may think they don’t need to focus on attracting recent or soon-to-be college graduates because it’s an employer’s job market, but thinking that way will put them at their own peril, say career experts....

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10 Resume Mistakes You Can’t Afford To Make

When it comes to sending out your resume for a job opening, you want to ensure you stand out to the hiring manager. But standing out has both a positive and a negative side, and the negative will land your resume in the recycling bin – fast. Check out 10 resume mistakes to avoid....