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10 Things To Consider When You Want to Change Careers

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Do you want to change careers? Dread the thought of another day at your current job? Envying someone else’s line of work? If you just can’t stand the thought of going back there, check out all of our steps to make sure your career change is as seamless as possible.   What do you dislike?… Read more »

Business Casual Dress Code Breakdown

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“Business casual” is the newest dress code. It’s the most common company dress code, but it still sounds like a misnomer. How can anything be both “business” AND “casual”? Is this professional or relaxed? A party in the back and business in the front didn’t work as a hairstyle, so why is this even a… Read more »

Decode the Tech Industry’s Casual Dress Code

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    We’ve seen and heard about Silicon Valley’s casual hoodies, the jeans, the snowboards, and seen the ripple effect as first tech companies, then all start-ups, and now nearly every company brags about a “casual dress code”. If you’ve never worked in one before, it sounds heavenly. Just throw on what you wore this weekend,… Read more »

5 Ways to Excel at Work To Get Promoted

Show Initiative Doing the bare minimum never gets noticed in a good way and is rarely remembered. That one enthusiastic person with fresh ideas and takes on extra projects is the team player everyone wants to work with – and the person who will get a raise first. Notice that the wording is “show” initiative… Read more »

5 Tips About Re-Entering the Workforce

Going back into the workforce is scary! No matter what reason you were out, it’s always good to have a refresher that will get you up-to-date FAST! DON’T DIMINISH WHAT YOU’VE BEEN DOING Unless you’ve been sitting at home, waited on hand and foot, and eating bonbons while watching daytime TV (unlikely) then you’ve been… Read more »

Awards for NESC Staffing!

Winners of Inavero’s Best of Staffing Client Satisfaction, 2018 CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF NESC STAFFING! While it’s no surprise to anyone who’s been paying attention since 2015, here’s another reminder that NESC Staffing has won the Best of Staffing for Client Satisfaction for 2018! Here are some of the shout-outs and testimonials from our current… Read more »

Easy Ways to Update Your Resume

Updating your resume is a necessary task every time you’re planning on working somewhere new. This isn’t always easy, especially if you have been either out of the workforce or at the same position for a long period of time. Technology has changed things significantly, so we’re here to catch you up.   Focus on… Read more »

Why People Quit Their Jobs and How To Prevent It

Why would people quit their jobs? During low unemployment it’s not surprising that some companies are now trying to lure away excellent employees from their competition. Meanwhile others are desperately trying to keep who they have from wandering off somewhere else. The good news is that people leave for pretty similar reasons- reasons that can… Read more »

5 Ways to Survive Winter While Stuck in a Cubicle

Just because it’s cold and depressing outside doesn’t mean it has to be when you’re working! STAY WARM Invest in good clothing layers, consider adding a small heater or electric blankets, and consider if more clothing is needed. BRING IN THE SUMMER Growing an indoor garden, even a small couple of pots on a counter,… Read more »