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Survey: Employees Want Remote Work, Privacy…and the Freedom to ‘Hotdesk’

The latest edition of an annual workplace survey by Staples has found that employees strongly crave flexibility when it comes to where they work. Among the findings, outlined in the infographic below, are that employees expect employers to offer them the opportunity to work remotely, that they crave more privacy (and fewer distractions) when working, […]

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Infographic: What Causes Your Workers Stress During the Holidays?

Ho-Ho-Ho No!  A new survey by Accountemps, which gauged employee happiness and stress during the holiday season,  found that more than a third (35%) of office professionals reported they are more stressed during the holidays.  The Accountemps infographic below identifies these causes and provides input from employees on what they think their employers could do […]

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Infographic: Manners Matter When It Comes to Job Interviews

With the rise of flextime, casual dress codes, and work-from-anywhere technology, most businesses are not nearly as traditional as they used to be. Yet the “thank-you” note remains a job-search mainstay, suggests a new survey from staffing firm Accountemps.

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Retail Staffing 101 (Infographic): Hiring, Training and Retention Best Practices

With the advent of so much choice online, brick and mortar retailers need to focus on things like excellent customer service more and more in order to draw customers in and ensure they return again and again. To do this, they require high quality staff: Consistently reliable and hardworking retail staff can be challenging to […]

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HR Works: High-Profile Sexual Assault Claims Put Spotlight on Workplace Harassment

There’s no shortage of reminders these days that harassment is still a major issue for employers. And it’s particularly challenging—as we’ve seen all too often lately in the news—when an executive is a harasser or when a company culture implicitly condones or perpetuates sexual harassment or a hostile work environment. With increased attention on the […]

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90% Of Workers Would Rather Get a Bonus than Attend a Company Holiday Party, Says Survey

The holidays are officially upon us! A new survey, released by Randstad US, highlights American workers’ attitudes and preferences about the holiday season in the workplace. It revealed that, for some, the holidays truly are the most wonderful time of the year. For others, the season is fraught with tricky questions, like “Should I give […]

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CFOs Cite Business Benefits of Social Responsibility

A  new survey conducted among more than 2,200 CFOs reveals they consider social responsibility programs, such as charitable giving and volunteer community service, to be important to their business.  The below infographic from Robert Half breaks down the numbers and lists the ways CFOs believe that social responsibility goes beyond an act of good will […]

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Infographic: Balancing Technology to Attract Top Talent

Technology combined with a personal approach is the top priority for job seekers, according to new research from ManpowerGroup Solutions. Swipe Right: Candidate Technology Preferences During the Job Search provides fresh insight from more than 14,000 people in 19 countries into application preferences and includes practical steps employers can take to attract and retain right-skilled […]

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Performance Review Infographic: How Gender, Age and Status Impact Employee Perspectives

A new study by BambooHR has revealed some differences between the way employees view the performance review process depending on their gender, generation and job level. As reflected in their infographic below, BambooHR found that “different subsets of employees have very different views on what good feedback, recognition and rewards really are.” As such, HR […]

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Holiday Infographic: Where Are the Happiest (and Most Stressed) Workers?

According to a new survey by Accountemps, a slight majority of office professionals—51%—report they are more cheerful during the holiday season. However, 35% report that they are more stressed during this time. Accountemps sought to identify which cities had employees who reported to be happiest during the holidays—and which identified themselves as the most stressed […]

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