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A Look Into Health and Wellness: The Impact Your Shoes Have on Your Job

Tips for Buying Proper Workplace Footwear

For many people, shopping for shoes is a fun — albeit necessary — way to complete an outfit, but if you work in a warehouse or any other setting where standing is part of the job, the shoes you choose directly impacts your health and wellness. Unlike many office jobs where employees pretty much have… Read More »

Are you Micromanaging Your Team Past Their Breaking Point?

Micromanaging Your Employees | Lehigh Valley Staffing Firms

As the boss, you’re under a tremendous amount of pressure to produce outstanding results that make for a healthy bottom line, so your hands-on management approach is understandable. However, there’s a fine line between being involved and being a micromanager — and crossing into the latter territory helps no one. If you must have a… Read More »

Get Out and Enjoy Fall in the Lehigh Valley!

Lehigh Valley Events Fall 2016 | HTSS Inc

At HTSS, Inc., we can’t get enough of fall and there’s nowhere we’d rather spend this magical season than the Lehigh Valley. The leaves are about to start changing, temperatures are becoming pleasantly crisp and we’ll soon be ending the day huddled around a cozy fireplace. Make the most of the season by getting out… Read More »

Using Your Alumni Network to Land Your Next Job Opportunity

You’ve probably explored many different avenues in your job search, but if you haven’t tapped into your alumni network, you’re missing out on a golden opportunity. From networking events where you can connect with fellow alums to career services benefits, your alma mater can help you land your next job, no matter how long it’s… Read More »

Should You Ban (or Encourage) Electronic Devices in the Workplace

Electronic Devices in the Workplace | Lehigh Valley Jobs

An overwhelming 68% of adults in the U.S. have a smartphone — nearly double the 2011 rate of 35% — and 45% have a tablet, according to a 2015 survey conducted by the Pew Research Center. Given the odds, there’s a very good chance all or at least most of your employees have at least… Read More »

How Can You Start To Think More Strategically at Work When Your Tasks Are Process-Driven?

As a motivated, engaged employee you want to do everything you can to get ahead, but if your tasks are mainly process-driven, it may feel like you’re treading water. If you’ve been in your current position for awhile and you’re starting to feel like you’ve mastered most of your responsibilities, it’s time to start thinking… Read More »

A Key Tip for Networking at Your Next Local Job Fair

Job Fair in Lehigh Valley

If you’re searching for a new opportunity in the Lehigh Valley, attending a job fair can be a great way to make valuable connections. Of course, these events are always brimming with job seekers like yourself, so simply showing up and winging it won’t cut it. The key to successful networking at job fairs is… Read More »

Summer Fun in the Lehigh Valley

Summer Fun Lehigh Valley

We’re having a great summer at HTSS, Inc. and we hope you’re doing the same! Now that the Fourth of July is behind us, it’s time to start planning the rest of the month, because there’s so many great things happening in the Lehigh Valley. Get your calendar and pencil the exciting events below into… Read More »

5 Patriotic July 4th Happenings in the Lehigh Valley

HTSS Inc | Lehigh Valley Fourth of July Events

July 4th is just around the corner, so if you don’t already have plans in place, it’s time to make them! Located right next to Philadelphia — the location of the signing of the Declaration of Independence — the Lehigh Valley certainly has no shortage of patriotic events to celebrate the holiday. 5 Can’t-Miss July… Read More »

How to Truly Understand Your Value Among the Team

If you’ve missed a lot of work lately and you don’t have a really, really good reason for your absence, it’s time to shape up — and fast. Paid time off is a privilege you need to earn, so stop abusing the system. When you call in sick because you’d rather spend the day poolside… Read More »