Are You Dressing for Success, or Failure?

Clothing choices can affect your chances of being promoted, a new report from staffing firm OfficeTeam finds.

OfficeTeam interviewed professionals and managers on the subject of clothing choices.

The majority of professionals (86 percent) and managers (80 percent) surveyed said clothing choices affect someone’s chances of being promoted.

This…

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Nurses to Play Bigger Role in Management of Patient Care

America’s nurses play a larger role these days in the management of patient care than was ever the case previously, a recent University of Phoenix College of Health Professions survey finds.

According to the survey, more than eight in 10 registered nurses (RNs) agree that healthcare professionals besides physicians…

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Avoid These Resume and Interview Mistakes

Staffing firm Robert Half Technology is offering advice on how not to blow your next job search.

Though this advice is geared toward technology professionals, much of it applies to applicants for any position. Robert Half Technology interviewed CIOs about their experiences hiring (or not hiring) job candidates.

In terms…

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How to Overcome These Six Job Search Stallers

Staffing firm Robert Half is advising college seniors on “job search stallers” that lead to people graduating without job offers in hand.

The Class of 2018 has solid job prospects, as organizations expect to hire four percent more new graduates this year compared to last year, according to the National…

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Crying at Work

More than four in 10 workers (45 percent) have admitted to crying at work, according to a new survey from staffing firm Accountemps.

About the same proportion of CFOs (44 percent) said shedding tears is acceptable as long as it’s not an everyday occurrence.

Employees are harder on themselves…

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