The TAJ Blog

5 Foolproof Steps for Pitching Your Great Idea as a Contractor

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 how to pitch a work-related idea. No ...
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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

No matter how you feel about the yearly office gift exchange, we can all agree that finding the right coworker gift is near to impossible. Between the burden of gifting something which reflects the recipient’s personality ...
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Boost Your Career Success with Emotional Intelligence (Infographic)

By Heidi Leik / Dec 08, 2016

/ management

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The Beginner's Guide to Office Mindfulness

By Sydney Thompson / Dec 01, 2016

/ workplace happiness

For most of us, a majority of our waking hours are spent at work. Even when not physically in the office we are just a click, tap, or ring away from our desks. Unfortunately, this doesn't bode well for contractor work-life ...
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A TED Presenter's Guide to Public Speaking

   Have you ever watched a presenter and been in awe of how they captured the audience’s attention? Or interacted with a coworker that spoke with such grace and charisma you couldn’t help but agree with whatever they said? ...
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7 Lifehacks for a Productive Holiday Season [Infographic]

By Sydney Thompson / Nov 17, 2016

/ Productivity

I don’t know about you, but the holidays tend to stress me out....
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5 Contractor Volunteer Skills That Will Earn You Your Dream Job

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5 Tech Accessories for the On-The-Go Contracting Employee

  Whether by car, train, bus, or even plane most of us spend countless hours each week commuting. Regardless of your attitude towards your to-and-from work, we can all agree that the act of traveling can be tiresome. ...
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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 contractor mistakes which can lead to missed ...
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