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Dec 16, 2014, 08:17 ET

You Won't Believe These Embarrassing Job Interview Mistakes

Survey Reveals Awkward Interview Moments TORONTO, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Sometimes job applicants are memorable for the wrong reasons, a new...

Dec 16, 2014, 08:17 ET

You Won't Believe These Embarrassing Job Interview Mistakes

Sometimes job applicants are memorable for the wrong reasons, a new OfficeTeam survey shows. Managers were asked to recount the most embarrassing...

Nov 12, 2014, 08:17 ET

Office Holiday Party a Hit With Workers

Survey: Majority of Workers Want to Spread the Holiday Cheer with a Company Party TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - How do workers like to celebrate...

Nov 12, 2014, 08:17 ET
More than half (52 percent) of workers surveyed by OfficeTeam said their favorite work-related holiday celebration is a company party. Twenty-four percent would choose participating in a charitable activity with coworkers.

Office Holiday Party A Hit With Workers

 How do workers like to celebrate the holidays with colleagues? A new survey from OfficeTeam shows the traditional office party tops most...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:17 ET
Will managers be getting the thumbs-up this Boss's Day (October 16)? According to a new OfficeTeam survey, more than three in four (76 percent) workers interviewed said their boss has strong leadership skills. In addition, two-thirds (67 percent) believe they couldn't do a better job than their manager. (PRNewsFoto/OfficeTeam)

How Do Your Boss's Leadership Skills Stack Up?

 Will managers be getting the thumbs-up this Boss's Day (October 16)? Bosses often get a bad rap when portrayed on TV -- think Michael Scott of...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:17 ET

How do Your Boss's Leadership Skills Stack Up?

OfficeTeam Survey: Three in Four Canadian Workers Think Their Managers Are Good Leaders TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Will managers be getting...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:20 ET

You Think You Get Weird Requests at Work? OfficeTeam Survey Reveals Strangest Requests Administrative Professionals Have Received

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - In a recent survey, OfficeTeam asked administrative professionals to recount the wackiest requests they've...

Sep 03, 2014, 08:17 ET

You Think You Get Weird Requests at Work?

 In a recent survey, OfficeTeam asked administrative professionals to recount the wackiest requests they've received at work. Here are a few of...

Aug 12, 2014, 08:17 ET

Steady Temporary Work A Resume Booster Or Buster?

 Having a history of temporary work can make a lasting impression on employers, a new OfficeTeam survey suggests. More than half (51 percent)...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey: 4 in 10 Managers Say Not Asking for Help is Biggest Networking Mistake

 When you schmooze, if you snooze, you lose, a new OfficeTeam survey suggests. Four in 10 (42 percent) senior managers interviewed said...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:17 ET

Networking No-Nos

Survey: More Than One Quarter of Managers Say Not Keeping In Touch is Biggest Networking Mistake TORONTO, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - When you...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:46 ET

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Jun 26, 2014, 08:17 ET
1/3 of managers surveyed by OfficeTeam regret not taking enough vacation time. Check out this infographic for the full research results and other findings about vacation time. (PRNewsFoto/OfficeTeam)

Survey: One-Third of Managers Regret Not Taking Enough Vacation Time

 We've heard of buyer's remorse, but vacation remorse? In a new OfficeTeam survey, one in three (34 percent) senior managers interviewed...

Apr 17, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey Reveals New Technology Greatest Driver Of Change In Administrative Profession

 Technological advances are making a mark in the workplace -- and on the administrative field -- a new OfficeTeam survey shows. Nearly half (48...

Apr 15, 2014, 14:07 ET

OfficeTeam Celebrates Administrative Professionals Week (April 20-26) With Recognition Tips, Contest And Free Webinar

 Are support staff at work receiving the recognition they deserve? Administrative Professionals Day (April 23) and Administrative...

Mar 05, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey: Nearly One-Third of Executives Say March Madness Activities Boost Employee Morale

 During the NCAA basketball tournament, companies that allow employees to celebrate March Madness at work may emerge as the real winners, a new...

Jan 28, 2014, 08:21 ET

The Work Bug

Survey: Seven in 10 Workers Frequently Come to the Office When Feeling Sick TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - "In sickness and in health" is a vow...

Jan 28, 2014, 08:17 ET

Survey: Seven in 10 Workers Frequently Come to the Office When Feeling Sick

 "In sickness and in health" is a vow typically made in a wedding ceremony, but many workers also live by these words in their jobs, a new...

Jan 27, 2014, 08:17 ET

OfficeTeam To Host Complimentary Webinar On Compensation And Hiring Trends For Administrative Jobs

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 WHAT: Join OfficeTeam for a complimentary 60-minute webinar, "2014 Compensation and Hiring Trends for...

Jan 16, 2014, 08:18 ET

Surf, Work And Mingle

Survey Reveals How Canadians Spend Their Lunch Breaks TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - A new OfficeTeam survey reveals what Canadians are up to...