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Company Outings Are More Than Just Team Building

We are all familiar with the company outing. Whether it’s a day team building through arranged activities at a park or maybe a friendly sports game. Company outings are a tool utilized by businesses large and small for ages.
It’s easy to mark the importance and worth of investing in a day out with your coworkers. Whether it’s team building, bonding, morale-boosting
, company outings have provided a route for employers to instill a deeper relationship between employees and themselves.
Relationships […]

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US Consumers Top 10 Most Relevant Brands

United States consumers say Apple, Google, and Amazon are the top three most “relevant” brands, according to research from Prophet.
The data was based on a survey of 13,500 consumers in the US.
The consumers were asked to evaluate the relevancy of 275 different B2C brands in 27 categories. They answered questions in 4 different areas:

How difficult it is to imagine living without the brand.
How essential the brand’s products/services are.
How well the brand creates an emotional connection
How much the brand innovates.

The […]

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New York based Co-Working startup pilots elementary school program

Bloomberg reports, $20 billion New York-based co-working startup WeWork, who recently purchased Lord & Taylors retail space for their headquarters is currently piloting a private elementary school that is focusing on “conscious entrepreneurship”. They currently have seven students, including one of the five children of WeWork Cos. founders Rebekah and Adam Neumann.
WeWork says their mission is to help people do what they love. They have expanded from co-workspaces to living spaces with WeLive and now with this expansion into […]

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2 Florida cities are among the US fastest-growing incomes

Unemployment is at a record low of 4.1% in the last decade, according to an October 2017 Bureau of Labor and Statistics. This is the lowest it has been since the start of the great recession. Low unemployment is fantastic but SmartAsset took a closer look at the income of U.S. cities with the fastest-growing incomes.

To figure out what cities have the fastest-growing incomes they analyzed the median household income data from 2015 to 2016. Click here to find […]

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7 Warning Signs of a Bad Company

In difficult times some of us are willing to take the first job that is offered to us hands down. We’re here to tell you to NOT do that without thoroughly vetting the company you are about to work for. An interview isn’t just for the company to get to know you it’s for you to get to know them.
Every company has its dynamics and culture and it is important to get a firm grasp of that company before […]

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