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The left reminded us: holidays are a tool for teaching beliefs

The left has taught us a few things in the past few years. One is that holidays and months are important and effective tools for teaching one’s beliefs. For example, the left has promoted June very hard as “pride month.” Then they have pushed to start Juneteenth as a holiday under the guise of celebrating […]

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Colonies announce independence despite experts’ warnings

August 1, 1776 London newspaper article (satire) In a stunning move, American colonies in July declared independence from Great Britain, claiming they no longer are part of the strongest and wealthiest nation on the planet. Experts overwhelmingly agreed that the decision is destined for failure, and they warned that the colonies are too small and […]

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Serving your employees is a great recruiting tool

As my staffing agency grew in the first several months, the nature of my job changed from being spent predominantly on sales and finding new clients to dealing more with employee issues. I began to panic as I realized I was spending less time working on sales and recruiting and more time on staffing challenges […]

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Why we should focus more on recruiting low-skilled workers

When I started my staffing franchise, a mentor gave me a couple books for suggested reading about business and about recruiting. One of them was the book “Who: the A Method for Hiring” by Geoff Smart and Randy Street. It was fascinating, and I enjoyed reading it, but it applied more to recruiting professional or […]

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Why are so many people quitting?

I was so excited about the trip to New York City. My company was usually quite frugal, but for the trip to Manhattan it had spared no expense. We would be staying at a beautiful hotel on Madison Avenue, eating at some beautiful restaurants, receiving spending stipend of “fun money,” and visiting Ellis Island and […]