Got a Bad Performance Review? Here Are Some Tips on How to Respond

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Few things feel worse professionally than getting a bad performance review. Learning that your supervisor isn’t pleased with your performance after you’ve put in the hours and hard work can be very hard to accept. But it’s better to learn from the experience rather than let it derail you.   Here’s what to do when you… Read More »

Ghosted During Your Job Search? Here’s What to Do

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You work hard to search for your dream job. To date, you have been in touch with many job recruiters. However, there can be times when you are ghosted during your job search. If a recruiter ghosts you, try not to panic. Here are four things you can do to respond appropriately and get your… Read More »

How to Research Companies While Searching for Jobs

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You want a great job at a great company. At this point, you need to research companies and search for jobs at the same time. This can be tricky, but there are several things you can do to make the most of your job search. 3 Tips to Research Companies and Search for Jobs 1.… Read More »

Ascend Staffing to Host Money Management Webinar

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Ascend Staffing is happy to present a Money Management webinar. Hosted by Skyler Fleming. The host of the personal-finance podcast Money Talk with Skyler Fleming. RSVP Money Management Webinar – Live at 3:30 pm MDT  Our Purpose Our purpose is to partner with employees, clients, and the community to create opportunities for growth and… Read More »

How to Work with Co-Workers You Disagree With

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You work hard to maintain positive relationships with your co-workers. However, there can be times when you are forced to deal with co-workers who disagree with you. In these instances, it can be tough to stay on task. Even worse, you and your co-workers can fall behind. In this instance, workplace productivity can suffer. When… Read More »

Everything to Know About Short-Term Disability

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Short-term disability is an important consideration for workers. If you receive this voluntary insurance, you can receive a portion of your pay if you miss work due to a job-related medical issue. This ensures you can get money while you take time off to recover. Questions persist about short-term disability, how it works, and how… Read More »

7 Tips for Writing the Perfect Follow-Up Email

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Sending a follow-up email within 24 hours of a job interview is a must. This thank-you note lets you express your appreciation to your interviewer. It also allows you to ask additional questions and show you’re still interested in a job. If you are worried about how to write the perfect follow-up email, you’re not… Read More »

Ace Your Next Interview with These 5 Tips

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A job interview presents a new opportunity for career advancement. As such, it is crucial to do whatever you can to make a positive impression during your next interview. That way, you’ll be well-equipped to land a great job and take your career to new heights. Now, let’s look at five things you can do… Read More »

Spring Cleaning Resume Tips for Job Seekers

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Spring has arrived, and now’s a great time to clean up your resume. Here are five spring cleaning resume tips to help you do just that. 1. Update the Skills, Experience, and Education Sections of Your Resume It is paramount to provide potential employers with the most up-to-date information. If you have developed new skills,… Read More »