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44 Ways to a More Productive Day

If I have learned anything during the TAJ Tech move, it's that every minute of productive work counts. From packing my office to maintaining an editorial schedule, I have been pulled in innumerable directions and found my ...
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5 Foolproof Steps for Pitching Your Great Idea

It's officially 2017, and you know what that means - starting anew. From updated goals to fresh resolutions, the coming year can seem full of possibilities, that is until it comes to pitching work-related ideas. No matter ...
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11 Work Stress Statistics That Will Shape Your New Year's Resolutions

2016 has been a doozy....
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9 Last-Minute Gifts for Office Secret Santa (Under $25)

By Sydney Thompson / Dec 15, 2016

/ Employee Relations

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The Beginner's Guide to Office Mindfulness

For most of us, a majority of our waking hours are spent at work and in our ever-connected lives, even when not physically in the office we are just a click, tap, or ring away from our desks. Unfortunately, this doesn't bode ...
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7 Lifehacks for a Productive Holiday Season [Infographic]

By Sydney Thompson / Nov 17, 2016

/ Productivity

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10 Frightening Job Seekers Mistakes to Avoid [Infographic]

Halloween is just around the corner, and you might be surprised to hear that TAJ employees aren’t thinking about spooky costumes or what candy to hand out, but rather the fearful mistakes which can lead to missed ...
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Video Game Soundtracks: The Unlikely Champion of Office Productivity

By Sydney Thompson / Oct 20, 2016

/ Productivity

I am a serial listener. Between podcasts, audiobooks, and music I have headphones in ears nearly all of my solo working hours. The fact is I enjoy the background noise as well as productivity pick me up, and I’ve come to ...
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9 Things Never To Do In an Interview

By Sydney Thompson / Oct 14, 2016

/ interview

Despite our best efforts, interviews can be a tricky business. Between nerves and ill-preparation even the most seasoned professionals can find their chances of an offer out of reach. However, the opposite – a great ...
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7 Easy Tips For Improving Your LinkedIn Profile

Photo courtesy of http://www.incimages.com/ We are so often told about the importance of first impressions, berated at a young age with adages of books covers, firm handshakes, and a lack of second chances, but in the age of ...
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