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Safety First: Inclement Weather

Staying Safe at a JX Truck Center Location During a Storm Every year across the Midwest we see weather that can affect people at all of our locations. From snowy winters to the warmer seasons that bring thunderstorms or tornadoes. It is important that all of our JX Truck Center locations have a plan in [...]

April 26th, 2019|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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What matters most to customers in 2019? Dialogue, baby!

The best sales professionals around the world are beginning to recognize that the skills they need to compete in their respective industries today look quite different than they did – even just 10 years ago. Why did this change occur? Business needs and solutions are more complex in today’s business world than ever before. If [...]

March 29th, 2019|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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Email Etiquette

Times have changed! The application process is completely different then it was 10 years ago. No more paper applications, most companies have leaned on the internet for job postings. So how does someone follow up on a submitted resume? Or try to show an employer they are interested in a position while being a needle [...]

March 1st, 2019|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

Safety First: AED

 We are dedicated to keeping our facilities safe and equipped with the proper tools such as Automated External Defibrillator (AED’s). Therefore, all of our service locations are equipped with AED’s as a way to protect the lives of our employees and customers. AED’s are important in a workplace because they could be lifesaving for [...]

January 24th, 2019|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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Making Conscious Choices

As we find ourselves encountering the beginning of a brand new year, you may feel an influx of energy and optimism for the new year ahead of you. Next thing you know, the emails are piling up, the customers are more demanding, and you feel like you just got hit by a Peterbilt that has [...]

January 18th, 2019|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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How About A Little Appreciation, Huh?

What is the number one motivator for employees? If you answered with “appreciation,” you’d be correct. Bonus question: What is the number two motivator for employees? If you answered “training opportunities,” you have aced the quiz! Ok…ok…I won’t get in to the details behind the answer to the second question (shameless plug by a learning [...]

December 11th, 2018|Uncategorized, Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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Job Interview Tips

It's not always about experience and qualifications....It’s about how prepared you are. Prepping for an interview is one of the most commonly missed steps in process. Don't just walk in and wing it..... Do some "homework" Take 10 minutes and check out the company website. Find 1-2 things that you like about the company. Prepare [...]

October 11th, 2018|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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Delegation and Accountability are Good Things: Embrace This Fact

Being in the learning & development field, I know that as soon as I use the word “accountability,” people start running for cover. And it’s not just non-management employees that run for the hills, I’ve seen plenty of folks in leadership positions shy away from the word and struggle with what it really means. The [...]

July 6th, 2018|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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Business Starts With Empowering Our Employees

Many companies overlook the significant impact that developing and empowering employees has on the overall business and the employees themselves. The importance of empowering employees in the workplace is clear when the benefits of doing so are understood and not underestimated. Employee empowerment creates individual and group confidence, enabling people to work more efficiently and [...]

June 21st, 2018|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments
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12 Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media

  Social Media can MAKE or BREAK your job search.   With Summer right around the corner it's prime time for festivals, BBQ's, weddings, and sandy beaches. That being said, it's wise to make sure that your social media presence stays professional.   According to CNN.com, a whopping "70 percent of U.S. business managers say [...]

May 17th, 2018|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments