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Jagler: Retailer’s family-friendly policies make good business sense

Jagler: Retailer’s family-friendly policies make good business sense

If you’re in the market for a new sofa, recliner or bed, don’t bother going to Biltrite Furniture in Greenfield on this Christmas Day — or almost any other Sunday in 2017, for that matter. The owners of Biltrite decided this fall to…

Hiring Job Hoppers: 10 Reasons Why They Are So Very Valuable

Hiring Job Hoppers: 10 Reasons Why They Are So Very Valuable

Hiring managers and recruiters have a long history of rejecting “job jumpers.” And even today, 43 percent of employers won’t consider job jumpers, according to CareerBuilder. If you are not familiar with the term, a “job jumper” or “job hopper”…

Ten Things Never, Ever To Say At Your Performance Review

Ten Things Never, Ever To Say At Your Performance Review

The end of the year is the perfect time to capture learning from the past year, celebrate our successes, and look forward! Instead of a performance review that ranks and rates employees, we should schedule an end-of-year celebration-and-planning meeting. In that…