Category: Career News

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Employee Spotlight-Dakota Kazen

DAKOTA KAZEN, SENIOR SALES EXECUTIVE  GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Our employees at FWF are vital contributors and key assets to our growth. At FWF, we cherish our employees and take pride in coaching our team members to advance in their roles,

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Company Culture: Why it Matters

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Developing an exceptional company culture is important now more than ever. For the first time in history, millennials have become the largest generation in the United States workforce, making

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Trending: Informal Interviews

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- The economy ended the second quarter with strong momentum, following a reopening after distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. According to Reuters, 15,000

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Employee Spotlight-Madison Thayer

MADISON THAYER, OPERATIONS MANAGER GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Our employees at FWF are vital contributors and key assets to our growth. At FWF we cherish our employees and take pride in coaching our team members to advance in their roles,

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How to Connect and Build Your Network Effectively

Significance of LinkedIn  LinkedIn is one of the largest social platforms for job seekers and work-hungry professionals. Primarily used to motivate, educate, and connect individuals, LinkedIn allows for networking expansion to your personal work life.    Providing professional-to-professional interaction, LinkedIn gives access

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Gender Diversity Impacts the Workplace

Gender diversity has proven to be beneficial to organizations for a variety of reasons. From job satisfaction and culture to financial stability, when women are involved, company performance improves.   Company Culture  Women contribute

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Winning Your Virtual Interview

Remote work structures and a virtual interview process through online communication platforms have become the new normal for many organizations. While virtual interviews are often conducted with

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Emphasizing Perspectives: A Diverse Workplace

Diversity empowers employees by appreciating what makes them unique, whether that be their age, gender, ethnicity, disability, education, national origin, sexual orientation, or religion. According to Global Diversity Practice, “Diversity

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Realizing Your Personal Brand

Personal branding is the reputation that an individual carries with them. According to SMU Daily Campus, it is the “impression that your skills, experience, actions, and value leave

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Maximizing Job Placement in a Competitive COVID-19 Market

  Young professionals and job-seekers have experienced major challenges in finding and landing positions due to the effects of COVID-19. Organizations have been forced to adjust their work environments to accommodate the ever–changing stay-at-home orders and social distancing guidelines. Research shows that a

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