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Make Mom Feel Special All Year Long!

Mother’s Day is just a few days away! Are you ready? While flowers, gifts, and breakfast in bed are great, what if there was a way to celebrate Mom all year long? PHR Staffing Solutions supports mothers and truly believes they are superheroes for what they take on each day. Making mom feel special for a day is fun for…

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Successful Interviews, from A Distance!

Did telework become part of your life over the last couple of years? While working from home has many benefits (no commute, access to your home’s amenities during the day, and comfort), there are also aspects of your workday that can be complicated when working remotely. For those who are currently unemployed and in the application and interview process though,…

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Expectation Vs. Reality: When Your Job Search Isn’t What You Expected

So, you’re ready to launch your career (or re-launch it if you’re stuck in a less-than-desirable position) but it isn’t going the way you hoped? We get it. You expect to send out your perfectly crafted resume, and within a week, have employers lining up to offer you a position, right? Unfortunately that’s not the way it goes, especially in…

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Is Growing The Business Part of Your Job? It Should Be! 

So, you’ve got the call, you went through the interview, and now you’ve made it through the first few weeks on your new job?  If you’re like many new employees, you want to find ways to impress your new boss, and not only keep your current position, but hopefully move “up the ladder” over time.  One of the best ways…

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Pay It Forward This Thanksgiving!

As many of us prepare for the holiday season with Thanksgiving this week (and Christmas right behind!), it’s a good time to reflect on the many things we’re thankful for this year. Perhaps you’re most thankful to be gathering with friends and family for the first time in a long time, or maybe you’re thankful for a new job (or keeping…

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Happy Halloween for EVERYbody: Three Ways to Make Halloween More Inclusive This Season

Halloween is just a couple of weeks away. Kids (and adults) are picking out the perfect costume and preparing for lots of fun, and PLENTY of candy. While some families will still be participating in traditional trick-or-treating in nearby neighborhoods, other families here in Polk County might not yet feel comfortable going out in droves to take part. What’s more,…

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Back to the Daily Grind: Helping Your Pets Transition When You Head Into the Office

With much of the workforce returning to in-office hours, pet owners everywhere are facing a universal problem: what should they do to help their pet adjust to no longer having them at home all day? Many pets have gotten accustomed to having their owner(s) at home 24/7 over the last year and a half, especially those who were bought/adopted during…

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Simple Tricks to Get Moving This Summer: Staying Healthy with A Busy Schedule

We’ve all been stuck in the rut of knowing we need exercise and feeling the “blahs” that come when we don’t move our bodies, but staring down a full calendar and busy work days with NO time for a gym membership or home workout. These ruts aren’t easily broken, especially in a year where getting back into the swing of…

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Valentine’s Day, the Safe Way: Celebrating in 2021

With just a little over a week left until Valentine’s Day, many of us are busy making preparations for showing the ones we love just how much we care. It’s no secret though that this year’s holiday looks different than years past. No crowded restaurants, no big parties, no surprise cruises or last-minute vacations and no large-scale community events will…

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Decking the Halls 2020: Bringing Joy to Your Neighborhood

When it comes to Christmas decorations, people usually fall somewhere in between two points on this spectrum: outdoor extravaganza or no Christmas lights outside at all. No matter where you fall on the scale, it’s no secret that Christmas lights are a favorite pastime, from small communities to the big city, and Polk County is no exception. Lakeland, Winter Haven,…

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