In the Community

24 09, 2020

How the pandemic changed the job market and which industries flourished because of it

2020-09-24T12:00:10-04:00Categories: General News, In the Community, Pandemic|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Effects:     The ongoing pandemic has brought a lot of uncertainty to many companies and even industries as a whole. We went from having the best job market the country has seen in years, to now the worst.      It has taken jobs from people, given jobs to people (yes, seriously), and changed the way people will work forever. While many swore that remote working would never work, it did-because it had too. Remote work has led to innovation, growth, and new ways of thinking.     The Future:     A remote-working world is the only one many have known for [...]

10 06, 2020

How to Develop an Anti-Racist Workplace, Be an Ally and Support Black Lives Matter

2020-06-11T08:22:02-04:00Categories: I Am I Can, In the Community|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

As people, companies, employees, and employers are providing support and speaking out – we wanted to share even more resources on how to develop an anti-racist workplace, how to be an ally, and how to continue to support #blacklivesmatter. Check it out, below. […]

16 04, 2020

Link Roundup: “Some Good News” Friday

2020-04-16T17:00:11-04:00Categories: General News, In the Community, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

With the general news being flooded with worry, panic, and uncertainty, people are starting to consume a different type of news. Positive and uplifting videos, stories and social media filled with good news have become increasingly popular during quarantine. We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite “good news” sites, here – check it out! […]

23 03, 2020

What to Do If You’ve Been Laid Off Due to the Coronavirus

2020-03-23T14:12:23-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, In the Community, Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , |0 Comments

As updates change daily, you could find yourself laid off, let go, or unemployed due to the pandemic of COVID-19 before you know it. If you weren’t expecting this in your near future, you may feel overwhelmed in trying to figure out how to re-navigate your life and make your situation manageable. Here are some tips if you have been laid off due to the Coronavirus, and tips if you’ve not yet been laid off – to be preventative as well. Check it out. […]

12 03, 2020

Link Roundup: The Coronavirus and What You Can do In the Workplace

2020-03-12T14:07:27-04:00Categories: General News, In the Community, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Coronavirus is all over the news, companies are defaulting to remote work, events are shutting down, travel is being banned and people are being quarantined. But what can you do? What do you need to know? We’ve compiled a list of helpful resources to ensure you’re prepared, below. […]

10 01, 2020

Link Roundup: How to Fight Climate Change at Work

2020-01-10T12:19:53-05:00Categories: In the Community, Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“The scale of the challenge can appear so overwhelming that it’s hard to know where to start”. With the current events in Australia, the discussion of climate change, ways to improve our footprint, and our society’s plans and desire to make an impact, has risen. We’re covering how you can make positive changes in the workplace to play your part. Check it out! […]

16 12, 2019

12 Must-Read Personal Development Books for 2020

2019-12-18T12:31:54-05:00Categories: I Am I Can, In the Community, Motivation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re looking to improve your quality of life, mindset, chances with success, or way of setting goals in 2020 – this one is for you. We put together a list of 12 personal development books; one for each month of the new year to help set you up for your best year, yet. Whether you want to add to your book collection (all amazon links are linked) or hit up your local library as you go – these are must-reads for 2020. […]

7 05, 2012

Thanks to Local Businesses!

2012-05-07T17:54:04-04:00Categories: In the Community, Special Events|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Man & Woman of the Year Campaign has ended; the Grand Finale was held on Friday, May 4th. Renee Walrath would like to thank all of those who supported her campaign by attending events, keeping track of the campaign on facebook, offering congratulations and words of encouragement, and contributing to the cause.  Several local businesses were very generous in donating an item/items to the Grand Finale silent auction to benefit Renee's Campaign: Thanks to Brian Blackburn, Blackburn Gallery (Glens Falls), Vicarious Visions (Albany), Paige D'Anna, Stella & Dot (Albany), and Glenn Peters Diamond Centre (Albany) [...]

8 03, 2012

LLS Campaign Event Schedule

2012-03-08T21:40:42-05:00Categories: In the Community|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Several events have been scheduled for Renee Walrath's Leukemia & Lymphoma Woman of the Year Campaign. The events are as follows: Thursday, March 15th – Bellini’s Clifton Park St. Patrick’s Celebration 6-9pm Extended happy hour, appetizers, $5 drink special Thursday, March 29th – GlennPeters Diamond Centre, Albany Cocktail party 6-8pm Thursday, April 19th – GlennPeters Diamond Centre, Albany Girl’s Night! Cocktail party and Mary Kay Makeovers 6-8pm Thursday, May 3rd – GlennPeters Diamond Centre, Albany Campaign End Celebration Cocktail party 6-8pm