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Developing Your Career Takes Time, Investment, and Precision

Developing Your Career Takes Time, Investment, and Precision - The Panther Group

Throughout the pandemic, many professionals have taken the time to think about their careers. With a little extra downtime, It was the perfect opportunity time to consider how their career is progressing and assess  if it is moving in the right direction. For many, that meant refocusing on career development.   If you are one of the many individuals considering your professional development, you may wonder the… Read more

Work-Life Balance May Be Harder Than Ever to Achieve – Work-Life Integration May Be the New Normal

Work-Life-Integration, Not Work-Life-Balance - May Be the New Normal - The Panther Group

The key to finding work-balance is not just waiting it out when times are tough but making the best of the available time you have now. If you are working from home, you may have more job flexibility. That flexibility can have a downside. If you can work anytime, it’s tempting to work ALL the… Read more

Workplace Equity Issues Leaders Should Address This Year

Workplace Equity Issue Leaders Should Address This Year - The Panther Group

While workplace equity issues have been brought to the forefront, they are not new to the business world. It’s never been more critical for leaders to confront them in them head-on. The most important step is to recognize inequity. Some people don’t believe sexism or racism still exist because their manager is a woman, or… Read more

Great Leaders Develop The Strengths of Their Team – Here’s How

Great Leaders Develop The Strengths of Their Team - Here's How - The Panther Group

When developing your team, leaders can focus on developing their strengths or overcoming their weaknesses. Unless they fall short in skills vital to performing their jobs effectively, it’s more positive and productive to develop their strengths. They will gain a sense of mastery and the ability to hone their expertise. 5 Ways To Develop Your… Read more

How To Find Your Strengths and Maximize Them In Your Personal Life and Career

How To Find Your Strengths and Maximize Them In Your Personal Life and Career - The Panther Group

When people begin their careers, their focus is often on simply landing their first job and getting to work. Their top priority might be getting a foot in with an employer or taking care of student loans, but they just put their heads down and get to work. They don’t take the time to take a step back and consider whether they are making the most of their… Read more

Building Resilience Into Your Team Takes Planning and Practice (And the right people in place)

Building Resilience Into Your Team Takes Planning and Practice (And the right people in place) - The Panther Group

Resilience is an important quality to nurture under any circumstance, but it takes on a whole new level of importance in the current business climate. Psychologists believe the most resilient people have a high level of confidence in their abilities, consistent work routines and strong social and family support. Employers can encourage this ability with a thoughtful approach.   How To Build a Great… Read more

How To Take as Much Uncertainty Our of Your Career as Possible

How To Take as Much Uncertainty Our of Your Career as Possible - The Panther Group

Career uncertainty is normal right now. Companies are cutting back or going out of business. Others are overwhelmed by demand. In the face of all this, it’s only natural for employees to be anxious. How can you take as much uncertainty as possible out of your career? Focus on what you can control.  Career Tips That… Read more

What Steps Businesses Took for Working With Staffing Companies During the COVID Shutdown

How Did Businesses Continue Working With Their Staffing Partners During the Shutdown? - The Panther Group

The pandemic and ensuing shutdown in many regions left many businesses in chaos. Staffing firms fortunately offered the ability to be flexible and respond quickly to unexpected change is part of their mission and business model. As companies struggled to adapt to the new reality and keep their organizations moving forward, staffing partners like The… Read more

Were You Laid Off? Here Are A Few Ways To Land a Great Job Now

Lost Your Job_ The Panther Group

The pandemic has hit people hard. Many professionals are out of work and scrambling to find their next job. But every obstacle brings opportunity. With the right approach, you just might come out of this pandemic better off than you went in. Here are a few smart approaches to try. 5 Ways To Land a… Read more

Diversity Recruitment Best-Practices For A New Era

Diversity Recruitment Best Practices for a New Era - The Panther Group

Whether your business has been engaged in diversity initiatives for a while or you’re just beginning to recognize the advantages of an inclusive workplace, you may wonder if you’re doing everything you can to build a diversity recruitment practice. A common occurrence is for employers to say they want to hire diversely but seem to… Read more