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How to host the best holiday party EVER.

Studies back this conclusion: retention is most influenced by how appreciated employees feel for the contributions they make to the company. Since money was always tight, particularly during recessionary times, we had to be inventive. Here are three of our favorite end-of-year parties:
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Workplace Diversity: Where and How It Works

It’s easy to say – “we value diversity” – but putting those values into company-wide practice is anything but fluid or easy.
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Work environments shift with the addition of Gen Z employees

For years, the Baby Boomers have made up the largest segment of the workforce, but that is changing. This year there will be 3.6 million Baby Boomers who leave the workforce. As baby boomers continue to retire, Generation Z will be taking their place—so who is this upcoming generation and what do they care about?
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Seven benefits of fast internet

Fast internet can mean the difference in employer satisfaction, cost-savings, and hours of avoided hair-pulling frustration that you can’t really put a price on. Take a look at the seven biggest benefits of having fast business internet.
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Biotech review: What it takes to feed the world

This month, our tech focus is on bio crop development and world population projections.
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2017’s six best business blogs (so far)

There’s no trophy or awards banquet for making it on my list of the best blogs, at least not for the writers. However, for you, readers, there are definite gains for reading these thought-provoking business blogs.
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Corporate Social Responsibility: Five easy tips

Giving back is good business practice, no matter your size, location, or industry. Even small efforts resonate well with your consumers, and the sooner you get involved, the better.
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Equifax breach: how to protect your personal information

The recent hacking of the credit reporting bureau Equifax, reminds us that now is the time to take a good look at how we’re protecting our personal information. If your personal information is at risk, your business’ information might be at risk too.
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TDS managedIP webinar: October 19

Would you like to make that red flashing light telling you that you’ve got a voicemail go away? Then don’t miss the opportunity to register for a free managedIP educational webinar. The webinar starts at 3 p.m. CST and runs for 15 minutes.
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