Don’t Just Take, Give to Others When Networking

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Networking within the 21st century is far removed from that of the past. With unprecedented access to any number of professional networks around the world, the desire to take advantage of such resources is all too strong. However, in order for today’s established professional networks to operate efficiently, it’s critical that job seekers’ contributions to… Read more »

Be Thankful for Your Staff!

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For many, the month of November provides us with an opportunity to show our appreciation and thankfulness for our friends, family members and loved ones. However, employers can also take advantage of this time by showing their appreciation and respect for their staff members. After all, recognizing your employees for the value they add to… Read more »

Turn Temporary Jobs Into a Positive on Your Resume

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Although some job seekers may be hesitant to list their temporary employment on a resume, such information, when used effectively, can actually be highly beneficial. Moreover, those who have little to no full-time experience may have no other choice but to list the temporary assignments they’ve had in the past. Luckily, there are several techniques… Read more »

Understanding the Upcoming Proposal Changes to Overtime Pay

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In an effort to help restore the middle class to its former state, U.S. President Barack Obama recently announced new rules regarding overtime pay. According to his new proposal, the threshold for time-and-a-half overtime pay will be increased for salaried workers from the current benchmark of $23,660 to $50,440. Per the new rule, salaried workers… Read more »