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How to Survive Your First Day at a New Job

How to Survive Your First Day at a New Job

The first day on any new job can be awkward, and challenging. That’s why the good people at staffing firm OfficeTeam put together the following tips for making the transition to a new workplace easier.

OfficeTeam recently polled American workers, and found that more than half of them (54…

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Consumers Confidence is Up. But Will It Last?

Consumers Confidence is Up. But Will It Last?

Last week’s stock market cave-in took the world by storm, and threatened to slow the growth of the global economy. However, we also got word that American consumers are feeling – and doing – a bit better these days.

The Conference Board said that its Consumer Confidence Index rebounded strongly…

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Coworker Sabotage Is a Common Problem

Coworker Sabotage Is a Common Problem

Have you ever had a colleague that tried to make you look bad in front of co-workers or managers? It’s a common problem in the workplace.

In fact, nearly a third of advertising and marketing executives recently interviewed by staffing firm The Creative Group say that they’ve…

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America’s Savings Crisis Continues

America’s Savings Crisis Continues

The unemployment rate may be way down since the depths of the recession — with many more people earning a wage than was the case 7 years ago — but most Americans still aren’t saving for retirement.

According to a new report from Bankrate, just 19% of working Americans are saving…

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