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3 Ways to Build Your Network Virtually

Like most things in the last several months, in-person networking events and seminars have vanished from our social calendars. And in their place — well, not a whole lot. Lucky for us, social distancing measures have reinvigorated our craving for human connection. And professionals are using this time to develop...
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How to Promote Remote Team Bonding

As much of the U.S. settles into the changes brought on by the pandemic, employers are working to adjust accordingly. One area that your business may be overlooking: maintaining a strong company culture. See, just because your employees are working from home, that doesn't mean creating a collaborative, inclusive work...
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2020 Q2 Accounting and Finance Employment Report

Within the last several weeks, stay-at-home measures have shut down normal life in California and much of the United States. Most reports indicate a dramatic increase in layoffs that is both historic in size and speed. The pandemic has impacted nearly every facet of life as we know it — from the way we grocery shop to...
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8 Proven Methods to Making Your LinkedIn Profile Recruiter-Ready

When it comes to job boards and finding new talent, LinkedIn remains the top resource for recruiters. After all, it's the world's largest professional network on the internet — with more than 30 million companies represented and 20 million-plus open jobs. That's a lot of data to wade through. To get the attention of...
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How to Job Search During the Pandemic

The hiring environment for job seekers has been favorable over the past couple of years — candidates know it, employers know it. But the past several weeks have brought life as we know it to a halt. Still, that doesn't mean your job search has to. From working remotely and hiring freezes to industries experiencing new...
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8 Productivity Tips for Working Remotely

Establishing a nine-to-five routine in the office comes with the territory. There's the morning coffee, lunch at your desk or out with colleagues, maybe a few meetings in the afternoon and a quick look at tomorrow's agenda before packing it up for the day. Wash, rinse, repeat. But when working remotely, those well-set...
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Century Group Celebrates 30th Anniversary

This February, Century Group celebrates 30 years since first opening its doors on Century Boulevard in Los Angeles — launching a series of company-wide events to commemorate the anniversary year. The staffing and recruiting firm has established a niche for itself for three decades, staying true to its singular focus...
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10 Best Practices for Handling Criticism at Work

Nobody's perfect. And at this point in our lives, we've had to give and take our fair share of feedback. But there is an art to its delivery and reception, especially at work. And developing effective ways to get your message across and handle criticism are key to keeping an open flow of communication between you and...
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2020 Q1 Accounting and Finance Employment Report

The decade closed on a high note for the U.S. economy — capping off 11 years of consecutive job growth with the creation of more than 2.1 million jobs in 2019. In fact, employers added a solid 145,000 workers in December, while the unemployment rate remained unchanged at a record-low of 3.5%. Economists expect the...
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4 Steps to Resign from Your Job Like a Pro

No one likes to be the bearer of bad news, especially in the workplace. But when it comes to your career, tough decisions need to be made. We say: accept that exciting job offer — your current employer will be OK. There seems to be a misconception that handing in your resignation means severing important working...
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