Cybersecurity Tips for Remote Workers

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The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has led many companies to let employees work remotely. Although some business tasks can be completed virtually anywhere an internet connection is available, security may suffer if remote workers fail to properly safeguard their business devices.    Remote employees are responsible for securing business devices, regardless of where they work. Without effective safeguards in… Read More »

10 Simple Cybersecurity Rules for Your Employees

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There is no telling when a cyberattack will happen, and you need to prepare your workers accordingly.   You want your employees to avoid cyberattacks and data breaches. Yet, you may be unsure about how to accomplish your goal. One of the best things you can do to help your workers guard against cybersecurity incidents: establish cybersecurity rules for… Read More »

Ascend Staffing Acquires Extreme Staffing

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Ascend Staffing is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Extreme Staffing, a well-established temporary staffing company in the Idaho and Utah areas. Extreme Staffing’s locations include: Logan, UT, Salt Lake City, UT, Idaho Falls, ID, Twin Falls, ID, Pocatello, ID, and Boise, ID. With the acquisition of Extreme Staffing, Ascend Staffing has 34 offices… Read More »

7 Ways to Improve Cybersecurity in Your Office

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Cyberattacks are major problems in offices worldwide. But, if you prioritize cybersecurity, you can help your employees limit cyber risk. Perhaps best of all, you can help your employees prevent cyberattacks before they cause brand reputation damage, revenue loss, and other serious problems for your business and its stakeholders.   October marks National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, which… Read More »

How to Ace Your Next Job Interview

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You want your next job interview to be your final interview — because, if you ace your interview, you’ll put yourself in position to land your dream job. Yet, uncertainty reigns supreme, particularly when it comes to interviews. If you know how to plan for an interview, however, you can get ready to show a prospective employer why you’re the best fit… Read More »

Why It Is Important to Be Transparent with Your Employees

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You want your employees to feel good about your business — that way, your workers will do their part to help your company succeed. If you are transparent about your business and what it is all about, your workers may feel more confident about your company than ever before. In fact, there are many reasons why it is important to… Read More »

10 Safety Tips All General Laborers Need to Know

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General laborers work in warehouses, manufacturing plants, and other industrial work environments, and they face a wide range of on-the-job dangers every day. Fortunately, with the right approach to workplace safety, general laborers can protect themselves and others against on-the-job accidents and injuries.   As a general laborer, you play an important role in helping your company develop and maintain a safe work… Read More »

Red Flags That Could Mean a Candidate Is Lying on Their Resume

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You may believe you have found the perfect candidate to fill a role with your company. But, upon close examination of this candidate’s resume, you may find many red flags.   Ultimately, it is your responsibility to conduct a thorough evaluation of a job candidate’s background, expertise, and industry experience. Following this evaluation, you can decide to… Read More »

Benefits of Taking a Temp Job While Job Searching

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You want a rewarding career — and you’re on the right path to make your career goals come true. Your job search is ongoing, and now, you are considering a temporary position until you find a permanent role that falls in line with your career goals.  Taking a temp job while searching for your dream job may be beneficial.… Read More »