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3 Tips to Resolving Co-Worker Conflict

When you work in close quarters with a diverse group of people, you are going to run into disagreements. Most people do not like conflict and try to avoid facing unpleasant conversations. If dealing with conflict isn’t your strong suit, here are three tips to help resolve a workplace disagreement.
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Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Let Excel Make Decisions for You With Goal Seek

There are so many variables that can affect a financial decision. It is sometimes hard to see the big picture. Using Excel’s Goal Seek feature, you can easily setup different scenarios that affect the results of a formula in a few steps.  Watch our video and see the benefits of using the Goal Seek feature.
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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

3 Facts about the Manufacturing Skills Gap

A joint study by  Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute found that manufacturing executives were concerned about the workforce skills gap. Learn three known facts about the U.S. manufacturing skills gap.
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Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

How Well Do You Know Employment Law?

Understanding basic employment law is essential when making managerial decisions. Leaders run into situations dealing with overtime, discrimination, family leave and even harassment regularly. Not knowing the law and how to react to different situations can lead to lawsuits. 

What would you do? Take Our Employment Law Essentials Quiz

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Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

3 Ways to Create an Environment of Inclusion

Inclusion is the act of creating an environment in which people of many different types (gender, race, ability, religion and age) can work, thrive and succeed. Hiring a diverse group of people isn’t enough. Inclusion is about the culture, policies, and procedures an employer puts into place to ensure their employees feel safe and on equal footing. Read More >

Posted by: Laurie Almodovar

Thursday, September 22, 2016

IT Certifications That Will Boost Your Career

Every career stalls after a period of time. Career change statistics show that the average person will make a career change 5 – 7 times. Whether you advance within your current organization or switch employers, having current certifications is always a help. Here are three in demand IT certifications. Read More >

Posted by: Julie Ninnis

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

How to Display Top or Bottom Values in MS Access

Sometimes the simplest things are the hardest to find.  Access’ Top and Bottom Values feature is one of these gems. Using this feature you can find the top or bottom of any Access Summary Query in just a few steps. Read More >

Posted by: Gina Niebrugge

Tuesday, August 30, 2016