Want to Get Ahead at Work? Develop These Skills!

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Nearly every professional wants to find opportunities that help them get ahead professionally. Usually, to make this possible, having the right skills is a must. And one of the biggest ones all pros need to have in spades is communication skills. Communication skills are at the core of every professional interaction. Without them, you may… Read more »

Find the Best People in Mississippi: Here’s What You Need to Know Before You Hire Anyone New

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Hiring is typically fraught with challenges. After all, it isn’t easy to find highly skilled professionals who are also a strong culture fit. Often, it feels like trying to find a needle in a haystack, and that can make the whole process frustrating. It’s that frustration that leads some hiring managers to make poor decisions…. Read more »

How to Write a Resume With Little (or No!) Job Experience

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When you’re getting ready to launch your career, figuring out what to include in your resume can be challenging. After all, work experience is one of the most significant sections. When you don’t have much (if anything) to discuss, it can be disheartening. While landing a job without much experience can be tricky, it’s important… Read more »

What We’ve Learned from Managing and Motivating Remote Employees

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Many companies had to embrace telecommuting with little notice. While the approach was necessary – for employee health and to comply with state and local mandates – it was also very new to most businesses. Work-from-home arrangements weren’t something every employer offered before the pandemic, so they had to learn how to manage a remote… Read more »

Is Networking Still Necessary in a Pandemic?

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many traditional networking options were no longer viable. Getting together en masse as a conference was, at a minimum, risky, if not outright banned in some states. As a result, many professionals began to wonder if networking should take a back seat. This was especially true for those who didn’t… Read more »

Your Employees Are Still Working from Home – Here’s How to Make Sure They’re Healthy, Too!

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Even as states continue to advance through the reopening phases, many professionals are still working from home full-time. Many companies discovered that remote work arrangements provide several benefits. Plus, the COVID-19 situation is still highly fluid, and a resurgence may be on the horizon. As a result, not all employers rushed to bring their teams… Read more »

Yes, There Are Still Companies Hiring Right Now!

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The COVID-19 pandemic shook the business world. Many companies had to close their doors, at least for a time. Even as reopening efforts moved forward, the process has been relatively slow. Most industries are still experiencing the ripple effects of closures and demand shifts, and many are trying to prepare for the possibility of a… Read more »

Hiring New Employees to Work from Home? Here’s a Better Way to Stay Connected

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For many managers, overseeing a remote workforce is still relatively new. Finding ways to support your work from home team isn’t easy, particularly since the paradigm can quickly leave employees feeling disconnected from their boss and each other. Luckily, there are things you can do to bolster relationships, enhance morale, and promote productivity through secure… Read more »

Want to Stay in a Remote Position? These Careers Make It Work!

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During the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, working from home quickly became the norm. Companies had little choice but to adjust their policies to support telecommuting. As time passed, many employees found themselves thriving. The increased flexibility and chance to fully customize their workspace was ideal. As reopening efforts continue, many professionals who prefer working… Read more »

What Will Mississippi Offices Look Like with Employees Returning?

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For many professionals, working from home now feels like the norm. However, offices are starting to reopen, causing your team to have to adapt once again. There’s a strong chance that the transition won’t be entirely smooth. Additionally, the COVID-19 situation remains relatively fluid, and it may not stabilize for some time. If you are… Read more »