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Whether our client or employee, we’re invested in your success. In our blog we share tips that will help you reach your goals.

Professional Accountability: A Personal Choice and Consequences

Author: Contemporaries Team Numerous of articles have been written lately stating how a large majority of young candidates do not show up for job interviews, or even make it to...

No I in Team is True in Workplace

Author: Contemporaries Team As the late great Contemporaries, Inc. co-worker Cullen Buckland used to say, "There is no I in Team." The beauty of Cullen was that he practiced what...

Starting the New Year on a Positive Note Can Make A Big Difference

Author: Contemporaries Team Annually, individuals hoping to improve their lives, often set themselves up for failure by jotting down a laundry list of new expectations through...

The Joys of Having a Pet

Author: Alyssa Rebolledo When COVID-19 hit in 2020, people all around the United States felt scared, confused, and isolated. Individuals had to stay indoors all the time, missing...

The Best Benefits of Working

Author: Alyssa Rebolledo Nowadays, pursuing a career can be tiresome, anxiety-inducing, and stressful. You may lose focus of the brighter side which comes from all the benefits...

Business Manners in the Workplace

Author: Alyssa Rebolledo Business Etiquette is a practical and fundamental skill everyone should use while working on a job. Exercising this practice will help advance your...

Using a College Graduate’s Habits Key to Virtual Work Success

Author: Alyssa Rebolledo Imagine, you have just been hired for your first remote job and your team leader has given you a mountain of work which you’re not sure you will ever be...

Flexibility is the Key to Workplace Greatness

Author: Alyssa Rebolledo If you are trying to advance your career, being flexible is the key to success. This concept certainly applies when you are working in a new contract...

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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...

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...

Growing Your Grit And Your Community

Growing Your Grit And Your Community

Grit is a skill as much as it is a trait; that is to say, grit and persistence are qualities that you can actively practice and develop. Don’t be intimidated by others’ determination! It’s okay to make mistakes along the way. The trick is picking yourself up, dusting...

Wednesday Wellness: Persistence

Wednesday Wellness: Persistence

The week’s midpoint is a great time to take stock of how far you’ve come and where you’d like to go. You’ve already made it through so many new changes the past year plus has brought! You have the strength to persevere. As you do so, remember that actions speak louder...

Monday Mood Booster: Persistence

Monday Mood Booster: Persistence

Welcome back! We hope you had a chance to rest up and recharge over the weekend. It may feel difficult to keep your brightness shining, but we know you’re in it for the long haul! Remember what it is that motivates you, that keeps you moving forward in the workplace...

Feel Good Friday: Brightness

Feel Good Friday: Brightness

Happy Friday! You’ve made it to the light at the end of your work week tunnel. Now take that light into yourself and let it keep shining for everyone around you. Going into the weekend with a positive attitude will help you maintain the forward momentum of your...

Wednesday Wellness: Brightness

Wednesday Wellness: Brightness

Happy Hump Day! Congratulations on letting your inner strength and light guide you all the way to the week’s midpoint. Allow your brightness to shine a beacon leading you through the rest of the week! You have the ability to overcome any darkness and to reframe any...

Monday Mood Booster: Brightness

Monday Mood Booster: Brightness

Welcome back! We hope you had a wonderful weekend, and a chance to enjoy the warm weather. As June 21st and the summer solstice draw nearer, days are growing lighter for longer. This week, we’re inspired by that expanded brightness. We’ll focus on ways to let your...

You Can Succeed Even When Change Is Constant

You Can Succeed Even When Change Is Constant

Today’s unprecedented circumstances can make navigating your workplace feel overwhelming. But don’t panic! You’re going through this time of change alongside everyone else in your professional community. Remember that you’ve established strong patterns that can...

Wednesday Wellness: Change

Wednesday Wellness: Change

Happy Hump Day! Just as you’ve made it to the week’s midpoint, you’ve made it through all the changes life has so far thrown your way. Every obstacle has offered up a chance for a fresh start in terms of how you navigate both what happens and its effects. Let go of...

Navigating Change In Your Workplace

Navigating Change In Your Workplace

Welcome back! While the imminent return to your typical workplace patterns will be a source of familiarity, it’s impossible to ignore the fact that there have been several changes to the world we live in. For this week, as June kicks off, we’ll be focusing our posts...

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