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    Team Building Strategies That Increase Profits

    Team building, most of the time, gets a bad rap. You may have noticed that when a new team building event is announced, people are less than thrilled.  When team building comes to mind, people think of awkward icebreakers, trust falls, or company outings.

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    10 Characteristics of Great Company Culture

    To some, company culture has become a buzzword in recent years. In fact, most people associate a great culture with trendy perks like ping-pong tables, free snacks, or napping pods. Obviously, these perks are nice, but a company’s culture is about who the company is at the deepest level. An...

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    Top Resume Mistakes To Avoid

    Your resume is often the first point of contact you make with a potential employer. First impressions are vital in the job searching process. Avoid these 7 mistakes to up your chances of landing an interview.

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    3 Secrets to Beating Applicant Tracking Systems

    Picture this: you spend hours making updating your resume for your dream job and upload it with a perfectly written cover letter. Then, besides an automated email, you hear nothing back. 

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    5 Things Recruiters Want You To Know

    Recruiters spend hours a day interviewing and searching for candidates to fill a position. It’s no surprise that they have become experts in determining which skills correlate with a good fit from a bad one in a matter of seconds. So, we decided to ask our recruiters to share their top 5 things...

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    5 Tips for Successful Holiday Hiring

    Too early to think about the holidays? Starting now actually makes sense for holiday hiring! For many retailers, the arrival of the holidays means it’s time to ramp up recruiting efforts and prepare for a busy season. This task can seem stressful to many business owners but, following these 5 tips...

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    Project Spotlight: Anti-Smoking Effectiveness Among the LGBT Community

    The Research and Evaluation Survey for the Public Education Campaign on Tobacco among LGBT (RESPECT LGBT), sponsored by CTP (the Center for Tobacco Products), is now underway. The RESPECT study evaluates the effectiveness of media campaigns designed to reduce tobacco usage among young adults...

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    Data Collection: The Advantage of a Traveling Team

    Research surveys frequently require timely data collection from specific geographies. In an era of declining response rates and decreased funding for field interviewer training, a traveling data collection team provides a reliable solution for high-quality data gathering.

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    Revolutionizing the Contact Center Sector

    In today’s on-demand culture, companies that wish to maintain a competitive edge need to pay careful attention to their customer’s needs. A contact center is a way that a company takes the pulse of their consumer base via survey sampling. Contact centers are also a way to address problems, take...

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    7 Tips To Landing A Job When You Lack Work Experience

    Searching for a job when you lack work experience can feel like you are chasing a pipe dream. With some opportunities requiring 5+ years of experience and entry level positions needing 1-2 years, you might wonder, “How can I get hired when I need experience to gain experience?” Whether you are...

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