The Most Important Place For HR Professionals: It’s Not (Always) The Office

For one week every June, the most critical place for HR professionals to be is not at their desk, in a team room or even in the office. The most important place to be is at the center of the HR universe: the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) annual conference and expo. My firm […]

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Top Accounting Skills for Success

Accountants analyze and prepare financial records for organizations and individual clients. However, in-demand skills for accountants vary by specific job title. For example, Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) specialize in tax forms, balance statements, and other forms of financial documentation that their clients must legally disclose. This role requires precision, analytical skills, and strong ethics. Other […]

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How to Ask for More Time to Consider a Job Offer

Sometimes, you don’t feel like celebrating even after landing a job offer. If you’re not sure whether you want the job and your gut is telling you to hold off on accepting, what should you do? Consider these tips and learn how to buy more time so you can make the best decision. … Steven […]

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The Most Affordable Markets for Techies

Silicon Valley and California has long been heralded as the epicenter of the tech world. However, a new report by realtor.com shows there is more life in the tech world than living in Silicon Valley. Realtor.com listed the best tech markets outside of California, and found Huntsville, Alabama, to be the best affordable tech-metro in the […]

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Study Computes Dallas As Top Affordable City For Tech Workers

The tech mecca of Silicon Valley has become the victim of its own success. Although home prices in the San Jose, California, area have tumbled recently, they remain among the highest in the country. The median home price there hovers close to $1 million. As a result, many tech workers are fleeing Silicon Valley and […]

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5 Ways Manufacturing is Tackling the Labor Shortage

The U.S. manufacturing industry is on the cusp of a digital revolution. The Internet of Things (IoT) and machine learning have the potential to bring about impressive digital transformation. However, these advantages might miss the mark because of a talent shortage. Manufacturing also suffers from an image problem that the C-suite needs to work on. […]

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5 Ways Manufacturing is Tackling the Labor Shortage

The U.S. manufacturing industry is on the cusp of a digital revolution. The Internet of Things (IoT) and machine learning have the potential to bring about impressive digital transformation. However, these advantages might miss the mark because of a talent shortage. Manufacturing also suffers from an image problem that the C-suite needs to work on. […]

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Tips for Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch

One of the first things taught in sales is that having an elevator pitch is a must. You give this pitch when you meet prospects at any networking event, in passing and at meetings. Elevator pitches are also commonly used among people who are looking for a job. An elevator pitch is a sales pitch […]

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