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How to Safely Have Fun in the Sun this 4th of July Weekend

In spite of the tense political scene, Americans will eagerly celebrate our nation’s birthday.  Picnics and fireworks rank high on the agenda. In the midst of all the fun, don’t forget to take the following safety precautions to ensure your holiday weekend…

CEs to differentiate you from your competition!

IN-OFFICE: Differentiation While there has been a proliferation of products and valuable segmentation in optical, it creates the dilemma of how to differentiate or separate you from the competition. Competition could be down the street, across town or online. What can make…

How to choose a new practice and should you use a recruiter?

Recruiters are like air traffic controllers, we are working with clients that are hiring, and candidates that have become available,  a good recruiter takes into consideration both the client (practice) as well as the candidate ( employee) it all starts with you,…

why culture matters

It's time to interview ! imatters understands exactly where you are and what is happening.  To make it as easy as possible to make the right decision, We’ve outlined the five key characteristics to look for in a company culture. Finding the…

Opticians- get your ABO/NCLE CE credits here

imatters has compiled a list of free ABO/NCLE CE courses for your use! ART OF RETAILING ANOTHER DIMENSION OF PRESCRIPTION POLARIZED SUNGLASS COMFORT, THINNESS, AHHHH BLUE LIGHT RADIATION, A MATERIAL SOLUTION TITANIUM EYEWEAR, MORE THAN A MATERIAL'S REPUTATION 5 REASONS TO ADD…

The 10 Most Common Interview Questions

Have an interview coming up? The best thing that you can do to prepare is to think through the questions you're likely to be asked and formulate answers ahead of time. Here are the 10 most common interview questions and how…

Facts and Myths for Company Holidays

With the holiday season upon us, employers may have questions about providing time off for certain holidays, how to handle pay for company recognized holidays, and how best to manage time off requests and scheduling issues. To help clarify these issues,…

Flu season is upon us. Here’s what you should be doing!

In preparation for the upcoming flu season, here’s what you need to know: This year’s flu shot should work well to fight off this year’s strain of the flu, federal health officials said Thursday. If true, that prediction will be a…

What Most Employers Want to See on Your Resume

What Most Employers Want to See on Your Resume In today’s extremely competitive job market, there are many applicants for the same jobs. Many hiring managers make a decision about an applicant in a matter of seconds, just by scanning your resume.…

Trouble sleeping? 7 steps to a good night’s rest.

“Feeling tired should never be considered normal,” says Michael Breus, PhD, clinical psychologist and author of The Sleep Doctor’s Diet Plan. In other words, you shouldn’t settle for chronic fatigue in your everyday life, because you can help control how much sleep…