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The Many Different Types of Office Jerk and How to Handle Them

How to handle the office jerk? A question that is potentially asked more than any other every day in offices around the country. Every workplace seems to have one. Complicating matters is that sometimes the office really can’t function as well without the jerk. Further complicating things is that not all office jerks are alike. … Continue reading

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How To Deal With A Difficult Employee That Enjoys Drama

Office drama can give managers and employees alike the urge to pull out their hair. You have seen the early warning signs: quiet whispered rumors, dramatic announcements, emotional traumas and inner office arguments with other employees. If office drama is not stopped, your peaceful, calm and thriving workplace becomes noisy and chaotic, reducing workplace productivity, … Continue reading

5 Money-Saving Summer Tips: Plumbing
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5 Money-Saving Summer Tips: Plumbing

When it comes to summer tips, plumbing maintenance and upgrades are usually not at the forefront of everyone’s minds. However, summer provides several opportunities to save money on water and electricity costs. Here are 5 money-saving plumbing tips to share with your customers: 1) Check for leaks over and under the sink. Whether it’s washing hands after … Continue reading

#25: Attract more applicants: Call ALL the suppliers and distributors in your area (Tip Three)
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#25: Attract more applicants: Call ALL the suppliers and distributors in your area (Tip Three)

  Call ALL the suppliers and distributors in your area and ask if they’ll let you post a help wanted flyer at their location. Yes, even those that you don’t do business with. I’ve found that about 80% of the suppliers and distributors will post your help wanted flyer, even if you haven’t spent a … Continue reading

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WHY SHOULD YOU POST ON SPECIFIC TRADE JOB BOARDS OTHER THAN BIG BOARDS LIKE MONSTER?

You don’t need to be told that HVAC, electrical work and plumbing are specialized vocations. In fact, many of our employers have searched far and wide in their areas for employees who really know what they’re doing, and can hold down the job longer than only a few months. Searching for the right employee to fill a vacant position with … Continue reading

#24: Attract more applicants: Call the instructors and career counselors (Tip Two)
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#24: Attract more applicants: Call the instructors and career counselors (Tip Two)

Call the instructors and career counselors at every trade school and two year college in your area. They can refer recent graduates, as well as, past students who may have graduated 2+ years ago and can hit the ground running. As competitive as education is, most schools offer life-time placement assistance to their graduates. In … Continue reading