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VIDEO: Windstream Is…

| January 30, 2015 | Reactions
VIDEO: Windstream Is…

Fact: Windstream is a Fortune 500 telecommunications company. Fact: Windstream is headquartered in Little Rock, Arkansas. Fact: Windstream is a fun place to work. Fact: Windstream cares about its employees. Windstream defines itself in many ways to many people. We just happened to catch some of them on video. Check out the video above to […]

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Check Out My Work Space: What Can Darth Vader Teach You About Your Job Search?

| January 28, 2015 | Reactions
Check Out My Work Space: What Can Darth Vader Teach You About Your Job Search?

There are all different kinds of job candidates out there—passive, overly eager, stalker-like, needy, timid, cocky—you name it, our recruiters have seen it. So, when we ran across this picture at our Rochester location of Darth Vader, it made us reflect a little. There’s a lot to learn from Vader as a job candidate… While Vader […]

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VIDEO: Rusty Hopkins on “What Motivates Me In My Job”

| January 23, 2015 | Reactions
VIDEO: Rusty Hopkins on “What Motivates Me In My Job”

Rusty Hopkins works in Windstream’s Business Service Delivery department out of Charlotte, North Carolina. Listen to the video as he describes what he does on the daily, as well as what keeps him motivated and coming back week after week. It has nothing to do with Creedence Clearwater Revival… maybe.

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Performance Management 101: Setting Too Many Goals

| January 21, 2015 | Reactions
Performance Management 101: Setting Too Many Goals

It’s what we like to call: Job Description Complex. Bulleted List Syndrome. Check-It-Off-The-List Disease. You know what we’re talking about, managers. You’re supposed to set goals for your employees, not create a to-do list. But, it’s natural—and we get it—you have a lot going on. And they’re there to help you get the work done, right?! […]

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