Category: Company Culture

Juggling Remote Work and Remote Learning

It’s hard to believe, but school is already back in session in some states and just around the corner in many others. But this year, back to school looks VERY different due to COVID. While some school districts are allowing students to attend in person full time, the majority are using remote learning or hybrid […]

A Tale of Two CC’s

Staff Spotlight on Andrea Waters and Kiyoshi Imamura Business is slowly getting back to some semblance of “as usual” all over the country. As we entered July we had some exciting news at IL. We just welcomed two new members to the IL family. Please join us in extending a big welcome to our new […]

Keeping Kids Busy This Summer

It’s an understatement to say that 2020 has been a unique and challenging year for everyone. The worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 reshaped the way we live our day-to-day lives. Everything has been affected, from consumerism to employment to the way our kids learn. Now that summer is here, remote schooling is finally over. However, COVID-19 […]

Tools For Hiring

With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the way we conduct our business has changed rapidly and dramatically. Some companies have laid workers off by the hundreds or even thousands. Entire industries are struggling to survive. The national economy is in a constant state of flux and uncertainty. Yet despite that, there are still plenty […]

Memorial Day 2020

Monday, May 25th marks the 152nd Memorial Day observation in the United States. Observed on the last Monday of every May, this federal holiday honors military personnel who died while serving in the Armed Services. Memorial Day weekend has also become known as the unofficial start of summer and a huge retail shopping event. But […]

Why Mindfulness Is So Important Right Now

As many states continue to adhere to social distancing measures and stay-at-home orders due to the spread of COVID-19, it’s safe to say that the average American is experiencing an inordinate amount of stress. Many have lost their jobs, their livelihoods, their housing, and even their loved ones to the virus. With the immediate and […]

Team Building From a Distance

If you’re like millions of other Americans right now, you may find yourself working from home for the first time. While many people are settling into their new reality, it can still be difficult to stay connected as a team. Everyone is dealing with their own unique stressors. Maybe your team members are trying to […]

Luck O’ The Irish

When we think about St. Patrick’s Day, we usually think about the same things: green everything, shamrocks, pots of gold, leprechauns, and adult beverages (specifically, beer….lots and lots of beer)! We’ve been celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in the United States in one form or another for over 400 years. But what do most people really […]