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Top 5 Ways to Boost Productivity at Work

Everyone has good days and bad days at work, and the difference often comes down to how you approach the day.  Do you have the right attitude? Have you prioritized your tasks? Are you giving each task your undivided attention? Do you limit interruptions? Do you limit distractions? How you answer these questions directly impacts [...]

Top 10 Unique Things to Do in and Around Keene This Month

It’s winter in New England, which means the days are short and the temps are low. If you’re not careful, it can also mean you come down with a severe case of cabin fever. To get you out of the house and feeling good, we at Masiello Employment assembled a list of some uniquely fun [...]

Your 7 Best Bets in Keene

Winter in New England isn’t for the faint of heart. There’s snow to shovel. Layers of clothes to navigate. And “seasonal hours” to remember. This time of year, it can be easy to lose yourself in your job or your job search, and we at Masiello Employment are here to remind you to have some [...]

2019-01-29T13:27:23+00:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: How To Guides, Networking, State and Local Resources|Tags: , , , |

5 Steps to Avoid Wintertime SAD-ness

Bone-chilling temps. Shorter, darker days. Snowstorms and black ice. It’s no wonder many New Englanders suffer from the “winter blues” this time of year. According to Psychology Today, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) affects an estimated 10 million Americans, and its symptoms can include a general feeling of being “off” or “down in the dumps” but [...]

New Year, New You: Keys to a Successful 2019

We all know that New Year’s Resolutions never really tend to ‘stick.’ They serve more as a reminder of how we can improve ourselves in the coming year.  Instead of making a list of silly goals you know you will never achieve, take a different approach. Use the energy of the New Year to reflect [...]

2018-12-31T13:14:13+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Career Essentials, How To Guides, Job Search, Personal Growth, Resume|

Do-It-Yourself Holiday Gifts

A handmade vase. A custom sun catcher. A personalized painting. DIY holiday gifts are extra-special because they’re made by hand and made with love—and, as a big bonus, they don’t break the bank. Some may think it’s best to leave gift-making to the pros, but everybody’s got talent, even if it’s well hidden. For equal [...]

2018-12-12T10:59:02+00:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: How To Guides, Networking, Personal Growth, Wellness|Tags: , , , |

Putting the Happy in “Happy Holidays”

If you judged the holiday season by its merry cards, festive décor, and joyful tunes, you’d declare this to be an effortlessly happy time of year. Of course, we all know the truth: while its intentions of good cheer and thankfulness are positive, the holidays can leave us feeling like a stressed-out Scrooge. Masiello Employment [...]

‘Tis the Season to Volunteer

The holiday season is fast approaching, encouraging each one of us to be extra thankful for our blessings, and to celebrate the people in our lives with festive parties and thoughtful gifts. For those in need, the holiday season can be an entirely different, much less positive experience. But it doesn’t have to be. By [...]

How to Successfully Navigate a Career Change

Ask any child “What do you want to be when you grow up?” and you’re likely to receive a lengthy, list-like answer that includes everything from Doctor to Professional Cupcake Eater. It turns out, kids are onto something. Factoring in promotions and transfers, the average person makes 10 to 15 career changes during their working [...]

2018-10-18T09:25:42+00:00October 18th, 2018|Categories: Career Essentials, How To Guides, Networking, Personal Growth|

Fall in Love with Fall in New Hampshire

Autumn is one of New England’s four best seasons. (Here at Masiello Employment—located in Keene, New Hampshire—we strive to enjoy all months equally.) To make sure you harvest yourself the best time this fall, we’ve created a round-up of season-sational activities and adventures all around the state.   Take Your Pick—Then Take a Bite There [...]

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