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New Year, New Thoughts: Simple Substitutions For a Successful 2022

We made it to January. January 2022. Although we suspect The Holidays brought quality family time and joy to many of you, the Contemporaries Team also recognizes the stress of...

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of Year To…Stream Holiday Movies!

It’s hard to believe that Christmas, and the Holiday Season are upon us already. It’s been quite a challenging few weeks for many, and our team at Contemporaries, Inc., wishes...

Progress Not Perfection: How To Navigate New Year Resolutions

As the year winds down (didn’t it seem to just fly by?) it becomes natural and societally encouraged to reflect on the last 365 days, as well as goals for the New Year. While...

Thanksgiving: An Ode To Gratitude

It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving. No matter the connotations associated with this holiday, it is undoubtedly one that brings family together, is a pause in one’s...

The Limitations Of A Resume & How We Can Help!

In this modern employment climate, resumes are unfortunately no longer enough to land a job. This statement holds true even if you have a stellar one! Why? Well, they are easy to...

Trick Or Treat! Come & Change Your Thoughts With Me!

It’s almost that time of year again! Boo! While many of you are eagerly awaiting a weekend Halloween party, putting the final touches on your child’s costume, or stocking up on...

Motivation Monday

Mondays can be tough. We’ve all experienced the “Sunday Scaries”. After all, the night before a work week can prove anxious. So, what can we do to relax, and get prepared? How...

Employment In The 21st Century: Social Media Dos & Don’ts

  It’s inevitable by now that most of us have a social media presence, whether limited to Facebook, Twitter, or expanding into Instagram, even Tik Tok. And, of course, a...

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It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of Year To…Stream Holiday Movies!

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of Year To…Stream Holiday Movies!

It’s hard to believe that Christmas, and the Holiday Season are upon us already. It’s been quite a challenging few weeks for many, and our team at Contemporaries, Inc., wishes you a healthy and happy holiday season, no matter what you’re celebrating. So, we are going...

Progress Not Perfection: How To Navigate New Year Resolutions

Progress Not Perfection: How To Navigate New Year Resolutions

As the year winds down (didn’t it seem to just fly by?) it becomes natural and societally encouraged to reflect on the last 365 days, as well as goals for the New Year. While these reflections can often feel forced and can come with undue pressure (think New Year’s...

Thanksgiving: An Ode To Gratitude

Thanksgiving: An Ode To Gratitude

It’s that time of year again. Thanksgiving. No matter the connotations associated with this holiday, it is undoubtedly one that brings family together, is a pause in one’s working life, and a time - if you are lucky - for reflection, and safe hibernation. And, it’s...

The Limitations Of A Resume & How We Can Help!

The Limitations Of A Resume & How We Can Help!

In this modern employment climate, resumes are unfortunately no longer enough to land a job. This statement holds true even if you have a stellar one! Why? Well, they are easy to replicate, there is a strong candidate pool, and resumes don't always do enough to...

Trick Or Treat! Come & Change Your Thoughts With Me!

Trick Or Treat! Come & Change Your Thoughts With Me!

It’s almost that time of year again! Boo! While many of you are eagerly awaiting a weekend Halloween party, putting the final touches on your child’s costume, or stocking up on candy, we thought we’d create a new tradition honoring one of our favorite holidays. We’d...

Motivation Monday

Mondays can be tough. We’ve all experienced the “Sunday Scaries”. After all, the night before a work week can prove anxious. So, what can we do to relax, and get prepared? How does one show up alert, enthused, and rested? How does one set a positive tone for the week?...

Employment In The 21st Century: Social Media Dos & Don’ts

  It’s inevitable by now that most of us have a social media presence, whether limited to Facebook, Twitter, or expanding into Instagram, even Tik Tok. And, of course, a LinkedIn account. Thus it can be easy to forget that many of these accounts - unless properly...

Treat Your Temp Job As A Rehearsal For Your (Permanent) Future

  Want to know how to get your foot through the door for a future career? Try a staffing firm like Contemporaries, Inc. where 94% of our temps “go permanent”. That’s a staggering amount! After remaining on our payroll for several months contract employees become...

The Limitations Of The Resume & How We Can Help

The Limitations Of The Resume & How We Can Help

In this modern employment climate, resumes are unfortunately no longer enough to land a job. This statement holds true even if you have a stellar one! Why? Well, they are easy to replicate, there is a strong candidate pool, and resumes don't always do enough to...

Revisited: How To Warm Up Before Any Interview

Revisited: How To Warm Up Before Any Interview

With all of autumn’s transitions, one of those changes might be the opportunity to pursue a new position. In order to do so, make sure you’re keeping an open mind to the opportunities all around you, and practicing gratitude for the ones that come your way, especially...

Every Job or Assignment is an Opportunity for Success

Every Job or Assignment is an Opportunity for Success

In 2008, a movie titled Slumdog Millionaire hit the big screen and swept the Academy Awards as well as the British, the Critics’ Choice, and Golden Globe awards. The plot was complex and entertaining and centered on a young Indian man from Mumbai who knew so many...

Good Work Habits Will Always Go A Long Way

Good Work Habits Will Always Go A Long Way

No matter what career path you choose or what venue of work you are in possessing good work habits will go a long way in terms of setting you up for success. Some of these habits seem simple, such as arriving at the office or signing on to a remote job early or at...

Using “Best Practice” Work Habits Will Pay Off!

Using “Best Practice” Work Habits Will Pay Off!

If you treat a job as something you are forced to do and never go the extra distance, in addition to being very unhappy, you will also be sabotaging your own chances for achieving career success. If, on the other hand, you view each work occasion as an avenue to learn...

Hidden Benefits of a Contract Assignment

Hidden Benefits of a Contract Assignment

Working on a temporary or contract work assignment has some obvious benefits such as being able to pay bills or student loans as well as offering dignity and financial independence. But such a position can also provide so much more in terms of personal and...

Feel Good Friday: Persistence

Feel Good Friday: Persistence

Happy Friday! You’ve made it all the way to the end of the work week thanks to your grit and determination--now let your sense of persistence keep you going through the rest of today, through the weekend, and all the way through the rest of our current transition...

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