Planting Education Seeds in the Summer

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Final Installment – Time Management As summer draws to an end, so does your planting season for effective summer strategies for building a college-going culture at home. Now that you have set a formidable foundation by honing your family’s organization skills, it’s time to prepare for the start of a new school year where time management… Read more »

APLS Group to Attend North Carolina SHRM

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We are proud to announce that we will be exhibiting at the North Carolina SHRM state conference September 23 to 25, 2015. We will be making connections and sharing our thoughts of what the Human Resources field has coming for it in 2015. The event is located at Concord Conference Center in Concord, NC and we’d love for… Read more »

Stop “Generational Thinking” in the Workplace

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While we’ve been spinning our wheels whining about Boomers and Millennials co-existing in the workplace, five generations have taken spots on the workplace stage. It is time to stop cultivating age-diversity in the workplace, or “Generational Thinking,” a term coined by Thomas Koulopoulos and Dan Keldsen, in their book, The Gen Z Effect: the Six… Read more »

Celebrating 15 years!

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APLS Group is thrilled to celebrate 15 years of providing training and coaching services to organizations and individuals worldwide!     We marked the occasion with a huge party on July 10th at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, North Carolina.  Clients, partners, vendors and other special guests joined us for an evening of food, fun and… Read more »

Planting Education Seeds in the Summer, Part III

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Home Organization 101 Continued—Getting Your Student Organized Welcome to the third blog in a summer series on creating a college-bound culture at home. Establishing a pathway to an organized life is one of the most important gifts parents can give to their children. Organization is a lifelong skill that pays large dividends. It is the… Read more »

Planting Education Seeds in the Summer, Part II

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Home Organization 101—Clean House, Clear Mind Welcome to the second blog in a summer series on creating a college-bound culture at home. Organization is an essential component to future success in academics, career and personal life. Our lives are jam-packed with obligations and time is constantly slipping away. Being organized takes a conscious effort, but… Read more »

Transgender in the Workplace

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Recently we have been bombarded with news about the transformation of former male Olympic athlete, Bruce Jenner, to female reality star, Caitlyn Jenner. Since we do not travel in the same circles, the constant media updates on the transformation are really just a passing fancy. Before Caitlyn Jenner there were other famous transgender individuals like… Read more »