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Strategies for Small-Business Survival

Strategies for Small-Business Survival

Bottom Line: During periods of financial turmoil, small and medium-sized firms face a unique set of challenges. By employing certain strategies, not only can smaller companies survive slumping demand and low consumer confidence—they can thrive. Even in the best of...

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Reducing Anxiety and Keeping Spirits Up

Reducing Anxiety and Keeping Spirits Up

As humans, uncertainty is something we don’t really like. And we’re current all experiencing the biggest period of uncertainty in our history. Uncertainty is contagious, fuelling anxiety in many of us. We try to pay attention to every opinion or scenario, ending up...

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5 Practical Ways to Ace a Virtual Negotiation

5 Practical Ways to Ace a Virtual Negotiation

You planned the big negotiation for months. You reserved the conference room, organized the seating strategically, ordered the sushi, and got your good-luck power suit dry-cleaned. Then coronavirus hit and changed everything. Your high-stakes, long-awaited in-person...

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5 Proven Benefits of Remote Work for Companies

5 Proven Benefits of Remote Work for Companies

From pandemic prevention to hyperurbanization relief to event preparation, the news seems to be buzzing with tones of remote work lately. So, it’s no surprise to see the World Economic Forum pointing to workplace flexibility as a critical topic in the future of work....

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11 Top Recruiting Trends to Watch Out for 2020

11 Top Recruiting Trends to Watch Out for 2020

Over the last decade, recruitment has been changing. Some of the developments have been glacial, others have happened at lightning speed. Recruitment has come out of the dark ages and has well and truly embraced our age of technology. Talent acquisition is moving away...

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Why Businesses Need to Adapt to Flexible Working

Why Businesses Need to Adapt to Flexible Working

Flexible working was once a hallmark of startups and young tech companies. Admittedly, smaller companies with fewer workers are naturally more geared towards encouraging greater workplace freedoms. In recent years, however, large businesses have come around to the...

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Top 10 Digital Transformation Trends for 2020

Top 10 Digital Transformation Trends for 2020

Over the last few years, most discussions about the next year’s Digital Transformation trends had begun to feel a bit repetitive: Cloud, Edge Compute, the IoT, AR… It always seemed like the same chairs being rearranged around the same old room. 2020 will be a...

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4 Good Reasons to Use a Recruitment Agency

4 Good Reasons to Use a Recruitment Agency

Why do companies turn to recruitment agencies? In today’s highly competitive, candidate-driven job market, finding and hiring the ideal job candidate is quite hard. This is why many companies turn to recruitment agencies to help them recruit the right people for their...

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Five Reasons Half of You Will be Freelancers in 2020

Five Reasons Half of You Will be Freelancers in 2020

Is the Global Recession over? Hard to say. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate dropped from 7.2% to 6.6% over the past six months. However, a recent Gallup Poll found that many Americans aren’t convinced that the tide is turning. Nearly...

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Three Benefits That Can Help You Retain Creative Talent

Three Benefits That Can Help You Retain Creative Talent

As of April 2019, the United States unemployment rate is at 3.6%, which is great news for the economy. But it reinforces the current candidate-driven market, which means it’s up to hiring managers to sell talent on their available opportunities rather than the other...

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Mastering the tough interview questions

Mastering the tough interview questions

For most people, the interview process is by far the most stressful aspect of job hunting, but for some it’s absolutely nerve-wracking and, when curve balls are thrown in the mix, even the most qualified and suitable candidates can fall by the wayside and miss out on...

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