Madelyn Langley

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Top 5 Google Chrome Extensions for Remote Employees

Posted by Madelyn Langley on Mar 14, 2023 10:00:00 AM

Google Chrome extensions can offer numerous benefits to remote employees, helping them to work more efficiently, effectively, and comfortably. Certain Chrome extensions can increase productivity and focus. With extensions that help with task management and organization, remote workers can easily stay on top of their workload and reduce distractions.


How Layoffs Affect Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Posted by Madelyn Langley on Feb 28, 2023 10:30:00 AM

Since the start of 2023, around 300 big technology companies have laid off close to 100,000 workers. If layoffs continue at this rate, the technology industry could make just under 1 million cuts by the end of the year.


How to Bounce Back After Being Laid Off

Posted by Madelyn Langley on Feb 2, 2023 10:00:00 AM

Massive layoffs are sweeping the nation right now, specifically in the tech industry. In a recent survey by ResumeBuilder, 61% of business leaders in the software industry say their organizations will likely have layoffs this year. Most recently, layoffs are seeping into other industries and it is predicted they will continue throughout the year as organizations restructure and cut costs during economic downtown.


How to Manage Conflict in a Toxic Workplace

Posted by Madelyn Langley on Nov 10, 2022 10:34:53 AM

A toxic work environment is when employees find it challenging to work or progress in their careers due to the negative atmosphere created by coworkers, supervisors, the company culture itself, or a combination of those. You may feel disrespected, stressed, judged, isolated, bullied, and overall just sad. If you’ve ever experienced this type of dysfunctional workplace where conflict is common, you’ll understand that not all work environments are healthy and stress-free, this includes in-person and remote settings.


Top Soft Skills Applicable to All Professionals 2022

Posted by Madelyn Langley on Aug 11, 2022 10:00:00 AM

Soft skills are individual attributes that enhance and influence how one works. Soft skills reveal who someone really is and how they operate in the workplace. Hard skills are technical skills and test your knowledge, while soft skills are personal qualities and behaviors that show how you utilize your hard skills. Soft skills develop and evolve over time, making them relevant and highly sought-after by hiring managers. Continue reading for a list of the top soft skills employers value and the importance of these skills so you can excel in your job search or career.


7 of the Best Google Chrome Extensions for Job Seekers

Posted by Madelyn Langley on Jul 28, 2022 11:15:00 AM

Google Chrome has some great extensions (software programs that can be installed into Chrome to change the browser's functionality) that can come in handy during the job search process. There are thousands of Chrome extensions, free or paid, available for installation from the Chrome Web Store, but I have narrowed down a list of the best, up-to-date extensions that would be the most beneficial during your job search. These extensions were hand-picked to make your life just that much easier!


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