How to Perfect Your Exit Interview Skills

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When you land a new job, you might think that your interview days are behind you, at least for a while. However, once you turn in your two weeks notice, your current employer might request that you take part in an exit interview, derailing your plans to quietly move on to your next opportunity. The… Read more »


Why Does Your Office Culture Matter to Job Prospects?

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While a company’s culture has always been vital to an organization’s success, it has recently gained prominence as job seekers put increasing levels of emphasis on its value to them. In today’s tight labor market, your office culture can make a world of difference. By creating a positive one, you’ll have an easier time attracting… Read more »


Helpful Skills to Have as a Research Scientist

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If you want to be a successful research scientist, certain skills are incredibly valuable, and not just those that focus on technical capabilities. While a strong educational background in your field and research laboratory procedures is undoubtedly a must, as well as relevant experience for roles beyond entry-level, bringing certain traits to the table can… Read more »


How to Offer Flexible Work Schedules to Your IT Employees

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Many IT employees jump at the opportunity to have a flexible work schedule. However, some are also resistant to the idea, fearing that a lack of consistency could make team projects more challenging or that it will hinder communication between colleagues. As a result, employers often have to be conscientious when implementing flexible arrangement, making… Read more »


What to Expect in Your Technical Interview

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If you are an IT professional looking for a new position, there is a good chance that you’ll need to take part in a technical interview. Technical interviews are different from traditional interviews. They are a rigorous process where you have to demonstrate your skills in front of the hiring manager, solving problems, and explaining… Read more »


Beat the Heat with These Helpful Safety Tips

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This year, many areas of the country have already been dealing with abnormally high heat. High temperatures can be fatal. Hundreds of people die from heat-related conditions each and every year, and many more are sickened by the high temperatures. The vast majority of these deaths and illnesses are completely preventable.  By taking the proper precautions, it is possible… Read more »


6 Ways to Advance Your Career

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Most professionals have aspirations beyond their current role. However, career advancement is never a guarantee. You might night have a chance to move up without some effort. Essentially, advancing your career is something you need to pursue, not just wait for it to happen.  Luckily, certain steps can significantly increase your chances of moving forward. With that… Read more »


5 Strategies for Managing Workplace Conflict

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Conflicts occur in every workplace. Even if the company has a positive culture and the teams are strong, not everyone is going to agree all of the time. Plus, a small misunderstanding can balloon into a major issue, particularly if it is not properly addressed.  Luckily, it is possible to manage workplace conflict effectively. Here… Read more »


4 Tips to Retain Your Top Employees

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If you have one (or many) top performers on your team, you understand the importance of retention. Losing your best and brightest to a competitor could be detrimental to your company’s success, harming morale, hindering productivity, and making a candidate search an unexpected necessity.  Luckily, there are things you can do to bolster retention, ensuring you most… Read more »


What Jobs Are Growing in the Science Industry?

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Over recent years, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education has increasingly been touted as a priority in the United States. These industries are critical for economic growth and scientific advancement and innovation. Additionally, some of the professions in these fields can come with lucrative salaries, making them enticing to those looking for viable careers…. Read more »