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2 Tips for Taking Charge of Your Time at Work

Did you know that, if you are an average employee, you check your work email about 50 times a day? On a daily basis, you also use instant messaging 77 times. These actions aren’t just monotonous, but they also eat up your work time. “In a study released in 2007, a group of Microsoft workers took, on average, 15 minutes …

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The #1 Thing to Do When Work Feels Chaotic

In today’s workplace, stress is rampant. About 27 percent of Canadians report “high to extreme levels of stress on a daily basis,” stated Statistics Canada. 46 percent claim they feel “a bit stressed” every single day. Not only can long-term stress diminish one’s ability to focus and perform his or her job well, but it can also have serious health …

Why You Should Hire Millennial Accountants

Millennials don’t have the best reputation in the professional world. They are often seen as unreliable and idealistic. Because of this, Millennials (individuals born between 1981 and 2000) are not always seen as the most desirable job candidates. Have you ever encountered or personally held this type of mindset toward Generation Y? Millennials Make Great Accountants While there are surely …