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Relocating Offices? Mindful Choices to Support Employee Wellbeing

One of the biggest trends of 2021-2022?  Workplace relocation! It’s hardly surprising.  Work-at-home mandates and workers’ long-simmering desires for more flexible or remote work have resulted in cities filled with echoing office chambers.  Additionally, some companies are fleeing expensive and high-tax cities like San Francisco, Chicago, and New York for smaller metro areas like Atlanta, Phoenix, Seattle, and Austin.  Tax …

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Two Smart Hiring Strategies Heading into a Recession

America’s economy is at a strange tipping point where unemployment is low at 3.6%, help wanted ads abound, and talented candidates call the shots.  Yet, simultaneously, rising interest rates, business costs, record inflation, and sinking consumer confidence are signaling the potential for a hiring slowdown.  So how should businesses approach near-term hiring decisions with an eye to a sudden downturn in the economy?   …

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An Easy Formula for Writing Winning Employee Value Proposition Statements 

Have you ever looked at your company website career page and wondered why it wasn’t doing its job attracting quality candidates?  Could it be because your employee value proposition is missing, and you are not communicating your unique edge in today’s competitive hiring market?   Marketing is not just for customers A foundational principle of marketing is the value proposition.  It describes a product or service’s …

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Three Ways to Get Your Work Mojo Back

Let’s not beat around the bush.  Admit it; you can’t seem to get back your pre-pandemic mojo at work.  The electricity you once felt tackling new projects is now just a sizzle and dwindling each day.  As a result, even getting ready for work is stressful.  While there is no magic wand to erase job dissatisfaction, there are strategies that can help reinvigorate a positive …

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When Job FOMO Gets Real!

Were you one of the 467,000 who decided they were not going to miss out on a plum job in January?  If so, congratulations on your workplace reentry!   However, if you are one of the unemployed 6.5 million thinking about reentering the workforce, FOMO is here!  But there is still time to beat the crowd, leverage your skills and talent, and snag that once-in-a-lifetime …