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Against the Grain

Everyday People

I’m exhausted. I’m fairly sure if I asked you, that the answer would be the same. The past few months have been trying for everyone. The pandemic would have been enough for anyone, and now it seems to be gaining momentum which is going to prove to be another challenge.

4 Easy and Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Your Family

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day so start your morning off right with some easy and healthy breakfast ideas. Breakfast can be a fun time of day especially for your kids and you, but you should still have a meal to get everyone started.

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boss criticizes people publicly, coworker spouts conspiracy theories, and more

Ask a Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss criticizes people publicly and is often wrong. Norma, our boss, has a habit of speaking rather harshly to employees, including myself, often without fully understanding the situation.

“Remove emotional triggers from your life.” With Charlie Katz & Brandi Gregge

Thrive Global

Remove emotional triggers from your life. Perhaps you find that there is a specific person, situation or environment that is a triggering experience for you. Be aware of the triggers and remove or limit them from your daily life.

2021 Recruitment Strategies: Work Smarter Not Harder

Hours spent sourcing. Constantly checking different recruiting channels. Sifting through a sea of resumes. There’s no denying that the current hiring landscape is fragmented, complex, and full of frustrations. As you plan for 2021, take a moment to reflect on your current strategies and evaluate how you can work smarter, not harder in the new year. Download our guide where we break down different stages of the recruitment journey—and share several potential paths to hiring success.

3 Industries On The Precipice Of A Boom

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Today’s post is aimed at giving you some business inspiration. For whatever reason, you’re thinking about starting a company. This could be another business to. The post 3 Industries On The Precipice Of A Boom appeared first on New To HR. Professional

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A Simple Goal

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Paycor CFO Survey: The State of American Business in 2021

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The importance of diversity and inclusion, popularly known as D&I, is gaining momentum in the professional scene. More and more companies are focusing on being diverse by incorporating D&I policies at all workforce levels.

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How Can Connection Fix Our Problems?

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Social unrest, natural disasters, a pandemic, economic crisis, polarization—falling upon us all at once in America and the rest of the world alike. This is the first time in history in which the blows are coming at such a global scale, regardless of background or nationality, gender or status.

9 Warning Signs Your Employees Need Language Training

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Let’s Talk About the Five Pillars of Resilience

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