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Mar 23, 2017, 08:17 ET What The Boss Thinks Of Your Messy Desk

Is it time to spring clean your messy desk? More than half of senior managers (54 percent) interviewed by staffing firm OfficeTeam said the most...


Mar 02, 2017, 00:01 ET Game On! Celebrating The College Basketball Tournament At Work

For some companies, celebrating the college basketball playoffs with coworkers is a slam dunk. Nearly one in four senior managers (23 percent)...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:17 ET Why You Need Emotional Intelligence At Work

Does EQ outweigh IQ when it comes to success in the workplace? Nearly all human resources (HR) managers (95 percent) and workers (99 percent)...


Jan 25, 2017, 08:17 ET OfficeTeam To Present Complimentary Webinar On Administrative Compensation And Hiring Trends

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 25, 2017 WHAT: Join OfficeTeam for a complimentary 60-minute...


Dec 14, 2016, 08:17 ET IS YOUR COMPANY FAMILY-FRIENDLY? Nearly Half of Employers Have Made Changes to Help Working Parents in Past Five Years

Some, but not all, companies are taking baby steps toward becoming more family-friendly, according to new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam....


Nov 17, 2016, 08:17 ET Uneven Views On Work-Life Balance

Employers and workers aren't on the same page about juggling personal and professional priorities, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam...


Oct 20, 2016, 08:17 ET Feeling Sick This Cold And Flu Season? Stay Home, Say Coworkers

Being under the weather isn't keeping workers out of the office, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam shows. While 82 percent of human...


Sep 21, 2016, 08:17 ET More Than One In Four Companies Increase Hiring In Fourth Quarter

 As the year winds down, hiring picks up at many companies, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam shows. More than one-quarter (26...


Aug 16, 2016, 08:17 ET Mom To Employer: "Do You Mind If I Sit In On My Son's Interview?"

More Than One-Third of Managers Annoyed When Job Seekers Get Help from Helicopter Parents Do mom and dad know best when their children are...


Jul 06, 2016, 08:17 ET Using Emojis And Emoticons At Work: Thumbs Up Or Thumbs Down?

 Should workers hit "send" on that smiley face? As with most things, moderation is key, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam suggests....


Jun 01, 2016, 08:17 ET Casual Dress Code In Fashion At Work

Dressing up for work continues to go out of style, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam shows. Half (50 percent) of senior managers...


Apr 13, 2016, 08:17 ET OfficeTeam Hosts Complimentary Webinar: "An Insider's Guide To Success In The Changing Administrative Profession"

Discussion to Highlight How to Adapt to Emerging Trends, Build Skills and Improve Marketability   WHAT: In celebration of...


Jan 27, 2016, 08:17 ET OfficeTeam To Present Complimentary Webinar: "2016 Administrative Salary And Hiring Trends"

Compensation, Top Skills and In-Demand Positions to Be Discussed WHAT:     Join OfficeTeam for a complimentary...


Jan 05, 2016, 08:17 ET Social Media Mistakes That Could Cost You The Job

The advice "If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all" holds especially true in today's digital age, suggests new research...


Nov 23, 2015, 08:17 ET Are Performance Reviews Worth It?

The performance review is getting mixed reviews from workers, according to new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam. Although most (79 percent)...


Oct 28, 2015, 08:17 ET The Untapped Potential Of Administrative Professionals

 Administrative professionals are often a manager's right hand, and new research shows these office superstars would love to help even more at...


Oct 01, 2015, 08:17 ET Customer Service: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Seven in 10 Workers Polled Say They Would Contact a Company Following a Good Customer Service Experience   It's not unusual for...


Sep 15, 2015, 08:17 ET How Common Is Workplace Bullying?

According to recent research from staffing firm OfficeTeam, about one in three (35 percent) workers surveyed admitted they've had an office bully....


May 14, 2015, 08:17 ET Staff Celebrations Come At A Cost To Workers

Those office parties don't pay for themselves, new OfficeTeam research suggests. More than half (54 percent) of senior managers interviewed said...


Feb 10, 2015, 08:17 ET The Worst Ways To Quit A Job

 An OfficeTeam survey may bring new meaning to the advice "quit while you're ahead." Nearly nine in 10 (86 percent) human resources (HR)...


Feb 10, 2015, 08:17 ET The Worst Ways to Quit a Job

Survey Reveals Strangest Ways Workers Have Resigned TORONTO, Feb. 10, 2015 /CNW/ - An OfficeTeam survey may bring new meaning to the advice "quit...


Jan 27, 2015, 08:17 ET OfficeTeam Presents Complimentary Webinar On Administrative Salary And Hiring Trends

WHAT: Join OfficeTeam for a complimentary 60-minute webinar, "Top Administrative Hiring and Salary Trends to Watch for in 2015." This event...


Jan 20, 2015, 08:17 ET What A Messy Desk Says About You

 Having a cluttered desk may not be a bad thing, a new survey from OfficeTeam suggests. More than two-thirds (68 percent) of human resources...


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...


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...