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Learning to Deal with Employees with Negative Personalities

17.04.2015 in News

Employers have to adapt to various situations in the workplace – that means learning to deal with the variety of personalities within the workplace as well. Some personalities are easy to manage and some are more difficult. As an employer, it is your job to…

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38th Annual Italian Invitational

16.04.2015 in Community Events

Since 1977, the Italian Invitational Golf Tournament has generated more than $726,000 for local charities. This legendary weekend is the longest running charitable event of its kind in the Tampa Bay area! On Friday, April 17th, the Grand Ballroom at The Italian Club, Ybor City, will…

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Toxic Leader Traits: Which Type are You?

12.04.2015 in News

Not all workplaces have awesome leaders, some leaders do more harm than good. Toxic leaders are just as bad as toxic employees, maybe worse. Leaders have to set an example for employees, but who wants a leader that is no good for the workplace? Think…

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High-Ranking Staff Members vs. Employees: What do they really want?

30.03.2015 in News

When it comes to what’s important to higher ranking staff members versus other employees in the workplace there seems to be little difference. Obviously, everyone wants higher pay, but when thinking outside the “pay grade box” you will be surprised to learn what is employees…

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Are You Walking on Thin Ice With Your Employee Handbook?

26.03.2015 in News

Employees understand that employers set certain expectations for them and the easiest way to relay this information is giving out employee handbooks. However, there has been a lot of conflict for employers due to what they include in their employee handbooks. Employee handbooks generally include,…

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New Trends in Workplace Violence

19.03.2015 in News

Violence is not a new topic in the workplace. Workplace violence has been increasing for a years and it will continue to rise if employers do not stop it. Here are some new workplace violence trends employers have been noticing: 1. Religion differences 2. Racial…

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A Successful Employee in a Toxic Workplace

19.03.2015 in News

It’s inevitable that toxic workplaces exist – sometimes it’s the employees, sometimes it’s leadership, either way, it all boils down to individual behaviors. Toxic employees and leadership is never good for the workplace, it can only have negative impacts, unless you know how to deal…

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Strategies for Employees: How to Make the Workplace more Challenging

16.02.2015 in News

With diversity at its all-time high, workplaces are filled with a variety of employees – Employees who like predictable workloads, employees who want 9-5 work days filled with simple tasks. However, there are also employees who strive on extreme challenges; employees who want heavy workloads,…

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Feedback Strategies (Based on Inadequate Leaders) for Employees

11.02.2015 in News

When working for a company with a vast amount of employees, finding inadequate leaders can be a nuisance. The only people that can diagnose or point out inadequate leaders are employees. Leaders are always speaking about the importance of feedback, so is it okay for…

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Communicating with your Employer about Wage Increase

09.02.2015 in News

Let me guess, you are an overworked employee with an overwhelming workload and feel as if you deserve increased wages? Well, every goal needs an outline, and before you confront your employer you need a well-thought out plan. Employers always want to keep good employees…