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Monthly Jobs Summary: October 2017

See this infographic for highlights from the October 2017 jobs report from the BLS, as well as insight into current workplace trends.

Office Party Etiquette: Avoid Doing These 5 Things

While attending an office party is not usually mandatory, it’s generally considered good form to accept the invitation. Once you arrive, it’s important to remember office party etiquette. If your conduct gets you pegged as “one to watch,” make sure it’s for the right reasons. No matter if you’re an executive sending an invitation or a consultant sending an RSVP, try your best to avoid these five less-than-acceptable office party behaviors so you can have a great time without sending your career off-track.