The Tech Connection Inc. is pleased to announce a new employer partnership with Trux as an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION, CERTIFIED ASSOCIATE.

As a group of industry veterans, technology leaders, and hard-working innovators, Trux is comprised of individuals that are passionate about bringing technology to the people that technology left behind. Its users are people that build our nation’s roads, bridges, and buildings — the avenues that keep our society connected.

Here’s what Kathy Breslin, Vice President of Human Resources at Trux, had to say about what makes their company an innovative and amazing place to work:


Congratulations! You’ve landed a sweet new job with great benefits, office perks such as free ice cream on Fridays and a company culture that aligns to your values and goals. So, what’s the first thing you do during your first week on the job?

This is a question many new employees ask themselves when they start a new job. While the first few days can be a bit of an information overload, it is also the time to take advantage of getting some basic housekeeping out of the way that help set you up for success. …


The Tech Connection Inc. is pleased to announce a new employer partnership with Mabl as an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION, CERTIFIED FRIEND.

Mabl is the leading SaaS provider for machine learning-based test automation. While development teams have increased their velocity through continuous delivery, Mabl enables continuous testing with a script-free test automation framework and cutting-edge cloud services that run your tests without customers having to manage test infrastructure. Mabl uses proprietary machine learning models to automatically identify application bugs, including visual regressions, javascript errors, broken links, increased page latency, and more.

When we asked them what they had to say about what…


The Tech Connection Inc. is pleased to announce a new employer partnership with ActBlue as an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION, CERTIFIED FRIEND.

ActBlue is a nonprofit, building fundraising technology for Democratic campaigns, progressive organizations, and nonprofits. Their mission is to democratize power and help small-dollar donors make their voices heard in a real way. As a result, they have developed a top-of-the-line fundraising software and offer simple, intuitive tools to help campaigns and organizations connect with new and existing grassroots donors

When we asked them what they had to say about what makes them an innovative, dynamic and all-around fantastic place to…


The Tech Connection Inc. is pleased to announce a new employer partnership with Care Academy as an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION, CERTIFIED ASSOCIATE.

CareAcademy creates online training that empowers senior care professionals to deliver the highest caliber of service and improve the lives of older adults. Over 30,000 caregivers are learning and growing professionally through CareAcademy. Coupled with its advanced reporting and training management dashboard, CareAcademy is an end-to-end, scalable training solution that transforms home care businesses into efficient industry leaders.

Here’s what the team at Care Academy had to say about what makes their company an innovative, amazing, and all-around fantastic…


(Boston, MA, June ) — The Tech Connection is happy to announce new employer partner, Drizly, who has become an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION CERTIFIED FRIEND. Drizzly, is a technology company powering the fastest, most convenient way for consumers of legal drinking age to order beer, wine and liquor. They have several different fulfillment options, including: On-demand Delivery, Scheduled Delivery, Intrastate Shipping, and In-store Pick Up.


Tech Connection Inc. is pleased to announce a new employer partnership with WordStream as an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION, CERTIFIED FRIEND.

WordStream, a Google Premier Partner and Bing Elite Partner, provides software and services that help marketers get more out of online advertising. Founded in a Panera Bread, they have evolved from a simple keyword research tool into a suite of cross-platform advertising solutions. Their cloud-based software, passionate customer success team and renowned thought leadership has allowed them to assist businesses with managing their marketing efforts regardless of industry, size, or location.

Here’s what the team at WordStream had to say about…


The Tech Connection Inc. is pleased to announce a new employer partnership with Eastern Bank as an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION, CERTIFIED ASSOCIATE.

Eastern Bank are the oldest and largest mutual bank in the United States, and the largest community bank in Massachusetts. Founded in 1818 in Salem, Massachusetts and later moved to Lynn, they have 115 locations throughout the Commonwealth to service private citizens and corporations.

Here is what they had to say about what makes them an innovative, dynamic and all-around fantastic place to work:


Tech Connection Inc. is pleased to announce a new employer partnership with GasBuddy as an INCLUSIVE INNOVATION, CERTIFIED ASSOCIATE.

GasBuddy connects drivers to their Perfect Pit Stop™, and serves the full lifecycle of being on the road. They have a database of more than 150,000 gas station convenience stores, including real-time fuel price information, station locations, and offerings, along with ratings and reviews.

Here is what they had to say about what makes them an innovative, dynamic and all-around fantastic place to work:


by Tatyana Frid

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Work can be stressful at times, and it’s even more prevalent when your once happy workplace feels uncomfortable due to tensions with a coworker or higher up. While no workplace is perfect, you shouldn’t feel as though it is ok to subjected to uncomfortable situations. Here are a some useful tips on how to defuse tensions in the workplace. The steps you take can vary depending on your situations, so use your best judgement before proceeding.

1.Try to figure out the root of the problem first.

Before you proceed with addressing the problem, figure out what the…

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