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Free Printable Daylight Savings Time Change Poster - March 8, 2015

Download this free printable Daylight Savings Time Change Poster to alert your staff of the impending time change on Sunday, March 8, 2015. Download the Poster (PDF)...

Does Your Office Have Dating Policies and Guidelines?

According to a recent survey of 8,000 workers by the job-search website CareerBuilder.com, 4 out of 10 employees have dated someone they work with. Since Valentine's Day is this Saturday (Yes-it's this Saturday), it's a great time to...Show More Summary

Good News, the Unemployment Rate Went Up?!

Yes, you read the title correctly – the January unemployment rate went up and many economists are hailing this as a positive sign for the economy. When it comes to measuring the health of the job market, the unemployment rate undoubtedly...Show More Summary

6 Ways to Motivate and Retain Millennials

By 2030, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that Millennials will comprise approximately 75% of the American workforce. The Millennial generation, born between 1980 and 1995, equal about 80 million Americans and are those inShow More Summary

Catch me in Miami in May

I’ll be speaking at the WorldBlu Freedom at Work Summit, which is May 18-20 in Miami. How awesome is that :) By the way – if you have half a chance, you should absolutely go to this conference. I’ve been to every single one of the WorldBlu events and they are the best business conferences I … Continue reading Catch me in Miami in May ?

Make People Feel Good

A simple way to enjoy a happier and more abundant social life is to put some effort into making people feel good. Many people get so caught up thinking they have to rack up some accomplishments, get into better shape, become a person...Show More Summary

Training Your Interns: An Investment in Your Company’s Future

Providing employees with opportunities for training and development is typically framed in terms of a long term investment by the employer. You, the employer, invest time and resources into developing an employee’s skill set and in turn they become a more valuable contributor. Show More Summary

10 Interview Tips

If it’s time to find a new job, that means it’s time to go on interviews. You know, those painful awkward conversations where the person sitting across from you is focused on judging every aspect of you. Fun times! Whether you’re intent on finding solicitor jobs or finding fast food jobs, there are some basic […]

FMLA Expands to Include More Employees in Same-Sex Marriages

In its 20 plus years on the books, administration of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) has long been viewed as a complicated and challenging task faced by employers of all shapes and sizes – or at least for those with 50 or more...Show More Summary

6 Great Jacksonville Networking Groups to Inspire and Energize You

Looking to meet and mingle with others in your industry, or even explore other opportunities? Jacksonville offers options to network almost every single day of the week throughout the year. Check out these groups to see which is right for you. The post 6 Great Jacksonville Networking Groups to Inspire and Energize You appeared first on.

3 Facts about Measles and the Workplace

There is a rising health concern in the country, and it comes in the form of measles. Organization's everywhere are wondering what they should do in the event that one of their employees is diagnosed with measles, and how they can prevent...Show More Summary

It’s Not Brian Williams’ Fault: Bosses Enabled Poor Behavior

It’s not Brian Williams Fault! The situation NBC News finds itself in with the Brian Williams’ truth stretching scandal isn’t the anchorman’s fault. It really isn’t. I’m not saying that Williams is not responsible for his behavior and...Show More Summary

Smart Organizational Hacks to Speed Up Your Job Search

Looking for a new job but getting lost in the process? Simplify your search with these hacks and you might find your dream job much faster. The post Smart Organizational Hacks to Speed Up Your Job Search appeared first on.

5 Proven Tips that Will Improve Your Productivity

I had just poured myself my third cup of coffee and I realized something very important. I remember because as I put the coffee to my lips I looked up at the clock. It was 11am on the dot. I had accomplished nothing at all. I rebooted my computer. Show More Summary

If You Want to Connect, Proactively Help Others

#74 Proactively Help Others Seize opportunities to help others. Send your colleagues any information you come across that affirms the organization’s Vision, that may help them do their jobs better, that relates to a topic they are interested in, or that may help them in some way outside of work. Show More Summary

Positioning is Key when it comes to Job Search

Let’s do the math. Fewer jobs. More applicants. Should = some changes in how you go about marketing yourself Because I have been through a few downturns of hiring cycles, I can tell you from experience how hiring executives think when it comes to either filling an existing role with a new person or opening up a new role. Show More Summary

They are Just that Into You

My website is hosted on the very cool Squarespace platform and I can’t say enough about the folks behind it. Interestingly, the Squarespace folks posted what I thought was something noteworthy. It seems that they have just hired someone,...Show More Summary

Becoming a Social Organization

I honestly can’t remember where I was, but I was listening to some conversation about organizations adopting social media. The conversation turned to the importance of CEOs having Twitter accounts. Now, I totally agree that social media is here to stay. Show More Summary

Rebuilding my voice

I imagine that singers, actors and writers have experiences that cause heir “voice” to dampen. Or they simply go through phases where they aren’t ready or able to produce their art.

Writing Your Own Mock Recommendation Can Get You Hired

Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value. ~Albert Einstein The process of writing your own letter of recommendation could actually help you gain clarity on your strengths and how they apply to your perspective new employer. Show More Summary

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