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  • Jump Start Your Career Search After Being Let Go
    by Caroline Dowd-Higgins - June 26, 2020
    Being dismissed or furloughed from your job has been more common than not as a result of the COVID-19 global pandemic that rocked the worldwide economy. For the unemployed, or underemployed – now is the time to pick yourself up and get back into the saddle in order to find your next job. Showcasing your ability to be nimble and resilient is appealing to employers. Here are some tips to help find a job after being let...
  • Addressing Mental Health Concerns as a Workplace Disability
    by EARN - June 11, 2020
    According to the National Institute on Mental Health, 19 percent of American adults experience mental health conditions each year, such as depression, anxiety disorders (e.g. post-traumatic stress disorder), and bi-polar disorder, to name a few. The vast majority of these individuals are of working age, so it behooves America's employers to learn strategies for fostering a mental health-friendly work culture. For federal...
  • Tough Times, Wise Decisions
    by Dr. Maynard Brusman - May 28, 2020
    In a time when “flattening the curve” requires universal participation, when, how, and who to re-open requires tough decisions. Wise business leadership is needed more than ever before. There’s no shortage of talks, posts, or tweets on our need for wise, capable leaders who pursue the common good; who balance big-picture thinking with next-step management. But predicting outcomes becomes much more compl...
  • The Value of Evergreen Requisitions
    by Rosemary Cox - May 27, 2020
    In an era where the Office of Federal Contract and Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has become more inquisitive into contractor recruitment and selection processes, there is a need for more awareness around the utility and benefits of using evergreen requisitions. We find that there is both a lack of regulatory guidance for their use and a need for more resources on how to use them effectively to meet business and compliance nee...
  • Your New Normal: How Will It Look?
    by Caroline Dowd-Higgins - May 27, 2020
    You may have seen them on social media…the memes and articles about how our lives will be forever changed due to Coronavirus. One of those memes, from Brené Brown, recently appeared in my social media feed questioning the whole idea of “normal” and pointing out that “normal” in the current age has had a very low bar. Brené Brown observes… “We will not go back...
  • 5 Good Reasons Employers Should Hire Veterans – From a Former Marine
    by Ben Murphy - May 18, 2020
    There are many good reasons employers should hire veterans, so why does this group still struggle to find meaningful employment? As a former U.S. Marine and founder of HandyVets, Inc – a company that exclusively hires Veteran technicians – I have seen time and time again the myriad of challenges that those who dedicate their lives to our nation experience upon returning from duty. Among these challenges is the f...
  • 9 Ways to Stay Visible When You're Working Remotely
    by Melody Wilding - May 13, 2020
    How do I stay visible and provide value when I’m working remotely? As more people work from home, I’m hearing a similar concern from many of my coaching clients. It’s a great question. Not being physically present with your team and senior leaders has its consequences. It means you have to be more intentional about putting yourself out there, promoting your achievements, and sharing what your tea...
  • COVID-19: EEO and ADA Considerations
    by Marilynn L. Schuyler - April 30, 2020
    These are unprecedented times. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused us to rethink, retool, recalibrate and reconsider our options – all for the sake of keeping us safe. Let’s consider some of the equal employment opportunity (EEO) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) considerations. Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has issued guidelines for emp...
  • Companies Currently Hiring During COVID-19
    by LocalJobNetwork™ - April 28, 2020
    1901 Group Kwik Trip AccentCare Lakeland Care District Accessible Space, Inc. Lifecare Home Health Services, Inc. Adobe Inc. Loram Maintenance of Way, Inc. Adventist HealthCare AFR Furniture Rental Lowe's Agropur, Inc. Master Brand Cabinets...
  • 5 Ways to Build More Mental and Emotional Strength in the Face of What We've Lost
    by Kathy Caprino - April 27, 2020
    In reading article after article and headline after headline about the pandemic and what is happening in so many people’s lives around the world, one thing above all has become crystal clear, and that is: The coronavirus has stolen much from us and irrevocably altered how we see our reality. Experiences, situations, events, and beliefs about the “reality” of life that so many of us took for grant...