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6 Ways to Beat Work Stress

Everyone encounters work stress, and some stress is a good thing. Unfortunately, not everyone knows how to handle that stress or ways to keep their...

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A Day in The Life of an Operations Assistant

I am the Operations Assistant for one of TeamPeople's biggest and baddest contracts, (I can’t tell you where for confidentiality reasons….) My job...

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Why Every Media Professional Should Be on Twitter

Seriously, what’s the point of Twitter?

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Finding Work-Life Balance

One of my favorite features on LinkedIn is the blog posting from their so-called Influencers.  The smart people contributing their thoughts to the...

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Meeting Client Expectations in a Corporate Media Environment

As an onsite managed staffing and media service provider in a busy corporate environment, we provide our clients various levels of media support. I...

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Should I Invest in a 401K Plan?

Many people ask me the question, "Should I invest in a 401K plan?" The answer YES! This is not a financial blog and I’m not going to give you advice...

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What They Don't Teach Media Professionals in College

Many have debated the pros and cons of studying media through higher education. It can be said that the media work force is a hands on field; and...

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Loving What You Do

So many times, I hear from people that they do not like their job or dislike what they’re doing. I always ask, them – “then, why are you doing that?...

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Taking Breaks to Keep Your Creative Juices Flowing

Do you find it hard to pull yourself away from your work? How many times a week do you feel exhausted during the work day? Has your work consumed...

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Editors are the Real Storytellers

I was recently challenged to come up with a proposal for a seminar to be presented at a conference where the overall theme was storytelling in a...

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The 411 on COBRA

In my years of experience in the HR/Staffing industry, I’ve had to explain COBRA to many employees (new & former). Questions such as “What does it...

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Creating the Client's Vision

One of the greatest challenges media production professionals face is managing client expectations. We do this by steering their “Hollywood” vision...

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