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What it's like to work as an order processor at Hallmark

An Order Processor fills customer orders using computer-generated documents to select products from fill bins to complete and ship orders. This position requires the highest possible quality of work ethic and outstanding customer service skills. Strong concentration skills and the ability to accurately read and process numeric information is a must.

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Consultant helps execs speak and write better

MINNEAPOLIS - At a recent workshop she led for a senior business executive and his direct staff, Melissa DeLay gave her standard admonition not to shout or use foul language when talking with colleagues. "What if the business is on fire?" the executive asked. No, she replied, not unless it is literally on fire. "If your room is in flames, you may slam your fist and yell at your employees and they will thank you for the rest of their lives that you just saved them," DeLay told him. For five years, DeLay, of Minneapolis-based TruPerception, has helped executives communicate better. She guides them through conflicting forces: the demands for authenticity, sensitivities around race and gender, reflexive overpromising in good times and clamming up in bad, the perils of social media - and of PowerPoint.

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If Trump repeals the ACA, here's how employer-based healthcare could change

About half of Americans still have healthcare through their employer. The Affordable Care Act impacted employer-based healthcare plans, changing rules on lifetime limits and pre-existing conditions, birth control and much more. If the Trump administration decides to replace or repeal ACA, these benefits could disappear.
Natalie Fertig and Patrick Gleason McClatchy
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If Trump repeals the ACA, here's how employer-based healthcare could change

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What it's like to work as an order processor at Hallmark

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KC participants says 'Day Without Immigrants' rally is important to help stop racism

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Raw video: Day Without Immigrants rally