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The Shortcomings of Employee Experience Initiatives

The Shortcomings of Employee Experience Initiatives

With the ongoing impact of the COVID19 pandemic, employers have had to create or enhance employee experience initiatives to keep their employees motivated. After long...
Administrative Assistant Interview Questions: Tips for Landing the Job

Administrative Assistant Interview Questions: Tips for Landing the Job

When applying for support or administrative roles, there are typically some administrative assistant interview questions that will be asked so the employer can learn about...
Negotiating Job Offers

Negotiating Job Offers: Helpful Tips for Success

When negotiating job offers, employees are often left with fewer choices and less leverage, which puts hiring managers in positions where they can freely dictate...
Top 5 Accounting Books 2020

Top 5 Accounting Books of 2020

It doesn’t matter if you are a budding bookkeeper, a business owner, or even a seasoned CPA, as a top accounting professional, you need the...
Employee Appreciation: Program Development Ideas

Employee Appreciation: Program Development Ideas

Your staff gifts should inspire employee appreciation and not simply be another box for managers to tick. They shouldn’t be totally disconnected from your employees’...
Important Customer Service Skills Worth Learning

Important Customer Service Skills Worth Learning

A brand that relies on customers to be able to keep running will want to be aware of the customer service skills that you have...
Different Jobs For Your Marketing Career

Different Jobs For Your Marketing Career

Employees growing in their marketing career will assist companies to shape and promote their brand images, sell their products, and also run campaigns on various media...
Top 5 Kinds of Customer Service Jobs

Top 5 Kinds of Customer Service Jobs

While it is becoming easier than ever to interact with your customers through cell phones and other electronic methods, customer service jobs are still relevant...
Advantages of Working with a Houston Temp Agency

Advantages of Working with a Houston Temp Agency

Finding a job in the current business market can be particularly challenging for job seekers who are just beginning their careers and in a transition...