Monthly Archives: December 2015

Breakaway Blog 2015

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We made it! December 31st! This is our last Breakaway Blog post for this year and it also happens to be our 60th blog post since we started this journey in May.

10 Networking Tips


Holiday parties are a great opportunity to network. This time of year is the perfect chance to meet new people, socialize, and make contacts that could help you in the new year. 

Easy Holiday Party Recipes

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We all know the holiday season can be very stressful. It can be difficult enough to manage work and family life without the added pressures that come along this time of year. One of those pressures often takes the form

Top 10 Blog Posts of the Year


As 2015 comes to a close we’d like to look back on our Breakaway blog posts from this year and share our top 10 blog posts from this blog.

Why Use an Employment Agency?


What are the benefits to using an employment agency? How can we help make your job search easier? There are many benefits to using an employment agency in your job hunt. Here are 6 reasons you should use an agency during

The Internet of Things


The Internet of Things (IoT) has become the latest buzzword associated with advancing technologies in the business world. One of the industries most aggressively embracing this process is manufacturing. In this week’s blog post we discuss what exactly the Internet

Skill Development Websites


Are you stuck in a rut with your job search? Don’t want to start 2016 off in the same place you are now? We’ve put together a list of skill development websites designed to help you enhance your skills and

Electric vs. Propane Forklifts

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Most companies with forklift operators have their operators either drive electric or propane forklifts. We examine the difference between the two types of lifts and the pros and cons of using each type of machine in your warehouse.

Proper Lifting Techniques


It is important to practice proper lifting techniques when you’re required to do any lifting in the workplace. We’ve put together an infographic based on the steps outlined on the Mayo Clinic website for successfully lifting any object.

Trucking Industry Evolution


These days we see transport trucks everywhere. We know that these trucks and their drivers deliver most of our products and materials to their destinations, but how did this start? Who created the first transport truck? How did the commercial