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August 2021 BLS Update: 235,000 jobs added to U.S. Economy

  • September 7, 2021

The U.S. economy added 235,000 jobs in August, according to the latest report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The unemployment rate dropped 0.2%, going from 5.4% to 5.2%, despite slower job growth than previous months.


Ageism in the Tech Industry and How to Combat It

  • July 20, 2021

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median age of an American worker is 42. Notably, Medium states that professionals in the technology industry can start to experience ageism as early as 29 years old. When you manage a tech team comprised of several young professionals, it’s critical to ensure your more experienced team members […]


Generations in the Workplace: From A to Gen Z

  • July 8, 2021

Each generation has been shaped by different values and cultural norms. This is reflected in all aspects of life, including the workplace. The different generations have varying expectations and ways of working – yet everyone must work well with each other for maximum productivity and engagement.


Tips for Managing Hybrid Teams Effectively

  • July 8, 2021

Welcome to the era of hybrid teams – where employees are given the option to work remotely as well as come into the office a few times a week or month. Some employees have enjoyed the flexibility of remote work and being able to tend to their children and other appointments during the week; while […]