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10 Helpful Year End Goods Donation Tips 2017

Posted: December 8, 2017

As 2017 comes to a close we approach the busiest time of year for the donation of hard goods. For this reason we present you with 10 tips that can help make this process as easy and efficient as possible.

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Goodwill Style at this Year’s Holiday Party

Posted: December 1, 2017

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s the holiday season. And you know what that means? Office holiday parties are coming up quickly!

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Transform a Life this Giving Tuesday

Posted: November 27, 2017

Fresh off the heels of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday shopping comes another day that is fast becoming a post-Thanksgiving tradition: #GivingTuesday.

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A Goodwill “Thank You” to those Who Don’t Hear it Enough!

Posted: November 20, 2017

Thank you to the hundreds of thousands of people who have donated to Goodwill all those items that have outgrown their homes this year.

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Veterans & The Energy Sector: A Powerful Combination

Posted: November 10, 2017

On Veteran's Day - a day when we recognize the commitment, valor, and sacrifice demonstrated by those who serve or served in our military - the conversation often evolves into a discussion about the number of veterans who are out of work.

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The New Blue Collar

Posted: November 2, 2017

Over the years the term “blue collar” has been widely applied to those working in the trade industries. Traditionally, a “blue collar” worker was someone who learned a skill – often by attending a trade school or by apprenticing – rather than going to college. While this definition still applies, the changing world of the tech economy has added new layers and new opportunities.

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Bizarre Jobs

Posted: October 27, 2017

In the true spirit of the season, we thought now would be a good time to explore some career opportunities that lean toward the bizarre.

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Destroying Morale: “Spirit” Killers in the Workplace

Posted: October 20, 2017

In recognition of the Halloween season, we thought we’d share a few thoughts on how to keep a happy and productive team at work and avoid killing the “spirit” of your associates.

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Prepare for the Robot Takeover… Kind Of

Posted: October 16, 2017

Movies like The Matrix and The Terminator franchise and books like Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep by Philip K. Dick and I, Robot by Isaac Asimov (also both source materials for famous movies) present a world in which man’s creation is the eventual undoing of our species.

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Jobs Of The Living Dead

Posted: October 6, 2017

While these jobs may not be for the faint of heart we are going to guess there is probably some good job security if you decide to go into one of these professions. A few other perks: you won't exactly have to be in the traditional office environment and your coworkers are very quiet.

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