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How to Be a (Very!) Happy Camper

For a totally new camping experience, or a way to get the non-camper in your life to become a camping enthusiast, go glamping - that is, glamorous camping - in a tricked-out tent or cushy cabin. This experience gets you out into nature while including some of the comforts of home like a plush mattress, [...]

Dress for Success: Work Attire Do’s and Don’ts.

2019 is shaping up to be the year of the individual, and the way people choose to dress is one way they can choose to express their identity. Gone are the days when everyone wears the same suit, tie, and slacks. From exercise attire to comfy, cozy loungewear and sporty beach wear, our clothing and [...]

Becoming Tick Aware

We love pretty much everything about where we live, the mountains, the seasons, the tight-knit community. And maybe, just maybe, we even love the long cold winters – but that’s debatable to a New Englander! But there are two things we don’t love. Ticks – and getting sick. And while we think most folks are [...]

Spring Clean (and Help Others in the Process!)

Spring is in the air – and with it comes a sense of renewal for many New Englanders. It’s time for the annual tradition of spring cleaning, when we not only repair all the plow damage to the exterior of our homes but also work on sprucing up the insides before the warm days of [...]

2019-04-24T08:16:26-04:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: How To Guides, Wellness|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

2019-01-29T13:27:23-04:00January 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 [...]

2018-12-31T13:14:13-04:00January 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 [...]

2018-12-12T10:59:02-04:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: How To Guides, Networking, Personal Growth, Wellness|Tags: , , , |

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