How to Manage Your Kids While Working from Home

The onset of COVID-19 not only forced many people to have to work from home, but also closed daycares and transitioned schools to virtual learning. This sudden change means that many individuals have found themselves trying to juggle work, help school–aged children with assignments, and watch young toddlers and infants all in the course of a day.… Read More »

The Mental Health Benefits of Returning to Work

For some, during the pandemic, working from home was an easy transition and one they want to make permanent. For others, it has been stressful and overwhelming. These individuals have had to juggle a tremendous amount including meetings, work (or the lack of), homeschooling/childcare, and various other household duties. Whether you have been working from home or searching for… Read More »

5 Effective Virtual Team Building Activities You Can Do Today!

The rapid expansion of the remote workforce is forever changing the landscape of how employees do their jobs. For many companies, remote work is the way of the future and for good reason. It allows employees to balance their work–life and their professional life more easily while at the same time being more productive and… Read More »

5 Tips for Conducting a Virtual Interview

Virtual interviews originally increased in popularity in order to slow and prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, it is a trend that is likely to stick around now that both employers and candidates have experienced the benefits that it provides, namely, convenience. These seven tips will help you conduct seamless virtual interviews when hiring for open… Read More »

Should I Come Off of Unemployment?

For millions of individuals, unemployment benefits have provided the opportunity for people to take care of their families, despite unforeseen circumstances. The decision to come off unemployment may seem like a no-brainer. However, this decision is not as clear-cut as it may seem on the surface. With state unemployment and the federal CARES Act, many… Read More »

Concerns About Returning to Work? How to Talk to Your Boss

Many businesses either shut down or mandated that employees work from home in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. If you are in this boat, you may find that as businesses reopen, your supervisor will call you back in to work. If you have concerns, you aren’t alone. Both employers and their teams are navigating unchartered waters together… Read More »

Remote and Focused – How to Stay Productive at Home

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies are requesting that employees work from home. While working from the comfort of your home in your pajamas sounds like a dream come true, there are more challenges to working remotely than what meets the eye. For instance, now your personal and your professional space overlap. When working you… Read More »

Personal Development – How to Upskill During Social Distancing

Whether you’re employed working from home or one of the many who have lost their job due to COVID-19, you are likely looking for ways to make valuable use of your time. If you are employed, you will want to be at the top of your game when you return to work. If you are looking for a new job, the competition… Read More »

Call Center Concerns – How to Deal with a Sick Coworker

Sicknesses such as colds, the flu, and now COVID-19 seem to spread like wildfire through call centers and other work spaces where employees must work within close proximity to one another. The last thing you need is to get sick and take it home to your family. What can you do when a colleague comes to work feeling under… Read More »

Change is Inevitable – How Can You Adopt and Adapt More Quickly

There is no doubt that you get comfortable in the processes of your day-to-day job. Any change, for example, a new computer system can bring with it fear and uncertainty. Change is a natural part of life, including jobs. There is no avoiding it. The key is to learn how to adapt to changes quickly… Read More »