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“Diversity is not about how we differ. Diversity is about embracing one another’s uniqueness.” – Ola Joseph, author, and motivational speaker  It’s all-too–easy for managers to fall into the trap of hiring the same type of job seekers with the same skill sets. After all, if you’ve found a certain profile that works best, it’s… Read more »

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In the past, it was common for a job seeker to accept an offer without knowing anything about their new employer. However, these days are long gone. Thanks in large part to the Internet, there are more resources available than ever before. Between looking at the company’s website to considering their reputation on social media,… Read more »

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Although June is officially National Safety Month, employers and employees alike should be focused on safety all year round. In fact, the National Safety Council and those responsible for organizing National Safety Month provide a long list of steps you can take to maintain the focus on safety during every month of the year. Create… Read more »

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Many jobseekers actively pursue leads from friends and family members. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing – especially if it leads to a genuine and legitimate job opportunity. But what happens when a friend offers you a job in a warehouse or industrial setting? Should you accept the offer or continue your search? Answering The… Read more »

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June is National Safety Month. Observed every year and organized by the National Safety Council, it’s a time that reminds all of the importance of safety on the job site. With approximately 2.8 million non-fatal workplace injuries and illnesses in the U.S. during 2017 alone, it’s certainly an important topic for workers all around the… Read more »

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Jobseekers face many difficult questions during the interview process. In fact, many applicants struggle when they’re asked about their biggest weakness. Although it’s natural to be hesitant, it’s important to remember that nobody is perfect – and the interview understands this, too. Admitting to your weaknesses isn’t a bad thing. Instead, it gives you the… Read more »

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A great job opportunity starts with a well-written job description. This is the wordage that will ultimately determine the type of applicants you receive – so it’s important that you get it right the first time. On one hand, a job description needs to be exciting enough to capture the attention of today’s job seekers…. Read more »

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Are you currently stuck in a dead-end job? Do your supervisors or co-workers fail to recognize your achievements in the workplace? If so, you might be able to turn it around by making some minor self-improvements. Not only will your personal drive and motivation increase, but those around you will be sure to notice the… Read more »

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While experienced forklift drivers make the job look easy, make no mistake – forklift operators are dealing with heavy machinery that can be dangerous in untrained hands. Not only do they run the risk of damaging cargo, but the risk of personal injury is always high when working near forklifts. Such risks are elevated even… Read more »

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Being a working parent is tough. As if the day-to-day responsibilities of your job weren’t enough, the added pressures of raising a child in the 21st century can complicate things even further. Thankfully, there are a number of steps you can take to ease the burden and make your life a little simpler in the… Read more »