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Job satisfaction is a fickle thing. If you work in a job that doesn’t challenge or stimulate you, it can become a kind of torture to show up every day. If you’re stuck in this kind of rut, keep reading. We’ve got seven ways you can boost your job satisfaction without quitting your job. Spend… Read more »

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$542 GPS Employee Referral Bonus WINNER! Congratulations Amy Sanders for winning the $542 Employee Referral Bonus. Last year any GPS associate who received a $50 Referral Bonus from July 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019, had the chance to receive an additional $542 BONUS in a quarterly random drawing in January 2020!  Amy Sanders is a… Read more »

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There are many conflicting bits of advice out there about how you should dress for interviews. Some people say you should dress for the job you’d like to have. Most companies, however, will not be impressed if you show up dressed as Iron Man or Wonder Woman. Other people recommend always defaulting to business casual…. Read more »

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Much has been said about the power and benefits of habit and routines, including lower stress and more productivity. Yet, habit and routine can also have a dark side. They encourage us to become stagnate in jobs or situations that we don’t love or that don’t empower us. Trying something new means abandoning our routines… Read more »

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Travel Safety GPS challenge of the week…Traveling for Christmas?   Grandma is waiting……. According to Injury Facts 2017, 273 people died on Christmas Day in 2015. Alcohol-impaired fatalities represent about 1/3 of these accidents. Use a designated driver, make sure everyone in the vehicle buckles up, and put the cell phone away. If you experience or… Read more »

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Tens of millions of people quit their jobs every single year. While this might appear as a simple situation for the employer, it isn’t. You can’t just lock them out of your network and disable their ID card after their last day. It would be best if you had an offboarding process to make sure… Read more »

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Holiday Light Safety GPS challenge of the week…Holiday Light Safety! You want your house to look like Clark Griswold’s in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation from 1989? Well, here are some tips for Holiday Light Safety. Check each set of lights, new or old, for broken or cracked sockets, loose connections, or frayed or bare wires…. Read more »

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A gap on a resume can create haunting fears in job applicants. They worry that it will make them look unprofessional or that they don’t take their careers seriously. Unfortunately, gaps happen, and interviewers will expect you to talk about them. So, how do you handle that discussion in a reasonable way that won’t torpedo… Read more »