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The Connector: Edition 23

Posted by The O'Connor Group
July 20, 2021

Last week we celebrated our team's accomplishments at our Quarterly Town Hall. Q2 Theme? Beach Party! ☀️ Prior to the meeting, we sent along packages filled with an array of summer goodies for a little surprise to kick off the day! Read more …


The Connector: Edition 22

Posted by The O'Connor Group
July 7, 2021

We hope you had a wonderful and safe Fourth of July! We are happy to share that our hardworking team members are enjoying summer and taking some well deserved vacation time. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 21

Posted by The O'Connor Group
June 23, 2021

It's the third week of June and summer is officially here! After an incredibly busy spring, we are excited to take a step back and partake in our summer traditions. We hope you have the opportunity to relax and even go on a well-deserved vacation this summer. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 20

Posted by The O'Connor Group
June 9, 2021

June is Pride Month! Since the first protests with the Stonewall riots in New York City in 1969, this movement against hate crimes and the freedom of sexual orientation and gender has grown. Companies are promoting inclusion and appreciation in the workplace for the LGBTQ+ community. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 19

Posted by The O'Connor Group
May 26, 2021

It's hard to believe that we are approaching Memorial Day Weekend. We would like to commemorate the men and women who lost their lives in military service for our country. May their courage and dedication never be forgotten. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 18

Posted by The O'Connor Group
May 12, 2021

May is Mental Health Awareness month and we will be sharing our Wednesday Wellness Tips on how to avoid stress, stay positive, and how to get physically active. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 17

Posted by The O'Connor Group
April 28, 2021

May is right around the corner and the weather is here to stay! With the sun shining down on us, it will be harder and harder to keep your teams engaged after 3:00 PM...How can you blame them?! Read more …


The Connector: Edition 16

Posted by The O'Connor Group
April 14, 2021

Welcome to our 16th Edition of The Connector! Spring is truly upon us. As the flowers bloom and the weather gets warmer, it is a great reminder to check in on our mental health. Did you know that April is Stress Awareness Month? Read more …


The Connector: Edition 15

Posted by The O'Connor Group
March 31, 2021

Welcome back to the 15th Edition of The Connector! It's truly amazing to see this Newsletter, that started as a COVID-19 hub of information, progress into a piece of content helping all to thrive. Thank you for your messages, feedback, tips, resources and more that you have provided over the past year. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 14

Posted by The O'Connor Group
March 17, 2021

Happy St. Patrick's Day 2021! Across the nation, many St. Patrick's Day parades have now been cancelled for the second year in a row. However, the Irish holiday hasn't been called off completely! Read more …


The Connector: Edition 13

Posted by The O'Connor Group
March 3, 2021

Well, my friends, the weather forecast is looking up and Spring is upon us! 🌷 Welcome back to another edition of The Connector. We're glad you're here! Read more …


The Connector: Edition 12

Posted by The O'Connor Group
February 17, 2021

In February we celebrate Black History Month. Throughout the month we would like to highlight individuals who paved the path towards equality, and this week we are excited to present an amazing Philadelphia "forgotten hero," Octavius Catto. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 11

Posted by The O'Connor Group
February 3, 2021

In February we celebrate Black History Month. Throughout the month we would like to highlight individuals who paved the path towards equality, and this week we are excited to present an amazing Philadelphia native Marian Anderson. Read more …


The Connector: Edition 10

Posted by The O'Connor Group
January 20, 2021

Monday was a very important day...Martin Luther King Day! Looking back at the legacy he left, his commitment to service, and the positive impact he continues to leave on multiple generations, we can all follow in his footprints by asking "What are you doing for others?" Read more …


The Connector: Edition Nine

Posted by The O'Connor Group
January 6, 2021

Welcome back to the first 2021 edition of the Connector! We hope you were able to take time to relax, set goals, and find innovative ways to communicate and see family and friends - a vital part of happiness! Read more …


The Connector: Edition Eight

Posted by The O'Connor Group
December 23, 2020

Resiliency...Our word to summarize 2020. What a year it's been challenging ourselves and our communities to stay connected, stay grateful, stick together, and do the right thing always. Read more …


The Connector: Edition Seven

Posted by The O'Connor Group
December 9, 2020

It truly feels strange saying "Happy December", but here we are! As the temperature drops and the holidays approach, it is so important to reach out to your loved ones during this challenging time. Read more …


The Connector: Edition Six

Posted by The O'Connor Group
November 25, 2020

All year long, but especially during the Thanksgiving season, we're so grateful for wonderful friends and supporters like YOU! Read more …


The Connector: Edition Five

Posted by The O'Connor Group
November 11, 2020

Happy Wednesday! Happy Veterans Day to our soldiers, both past and present. We owe you our thanks, but more than that, we owe you our freedom. Check out this amazing video for kids that helps them understand why we celebrate Veterans Day along with other fun facts - it is too cute and even parents will learn a lot! Read more …


The Connector: Edition Four

Posted by The O'Connor Group
October 28, 2020

As we quickly approach the end of the month, I think we can all agree that this Halloween will truly be one to remember! Parents are pulling out all kinds of tricks to celebrate in a safe way while still having fun! Read more …


The Connector: Edition Three

Posted by The O'Connor Group
October 14, 2020

Somehow we manage to find ourselves halfway through October. How can this be? Schools are beginning to return to hybrid options, there is more traffic on the road, and sports are back...although it's tough to be a Philly Sports Fan right now! Read more …


The Connector: Edition Two

Posted by The O'Connor Group
September 30, 2020

As we roll into the fourth quarter, we are stepping back and showing gratitude for the collaboration, dedication, perseverance, and virtual hugs that we experienced from our team this year. Read more …


The Connector: Edition One

Posted by The O'Connor Group
September 16, 2020

We survived, we thrived, and now...let's connect! We are excited to bring you our newest newsletter...The Connector! The Connector is a new beginning packed with what we do best - connecting people to others and resources. Enjoy! Read more …


The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - Eleventh Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
August 25, 2020

Do you have the resources necessary for your working parent employees to thrive? We do, and we are here to help! Check out our latest #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide which is full of ideas for your team, social initiatives, wellness tips, fun things to do, and more! Read more …


The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - Tenth Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
August 18, 2020

This is a BIG day! On this day in 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified giving women the right to vote – 100 years ago! Read more about this exciting day in history along with Pandemic related Human Resources updates, fun things to do during Quarantine, and more! Read more …


The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - Ninth Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
August 11, 2020

We hope you all stayed safe through the storm and are staying cool in this heat - what else can we expect with August 2020!? Check out our latest Thrive Guide that is full of resources for working parents, fun social distancing activities, and HR updates for your company. Enjoy! Read more …


The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - Eighth Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
August 4, 2020

It’s August! How did that happen? As schools are beginning to go virtual or provide hybrid options, employers are beginning to worry about how their teams will home-school and produce quality work. Each week we will be providing resources to help YOU help THEM get through this. We are all in this together! Read more …





The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - Fourth Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
July 7, 2020

We hope everyone had a safe, fun Fourth of July weekend! We could not ask for better weather! It was a great time to celebrate our amazing country. This week's guide to help you thrive is full of summer essentials, supporting local businesses and COVID-19 Human Resources updates for your business - Enjoy! Read more …


The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - Third Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
June 30, 2020

Can you believe it is the week of the Fourth of July!? Now is the time to get outside, experience the beautiful weather, and spend time with family, of course while staying 6 feet apart! Be safe out there! Enjoy this week’s guide that is packed with more resources to help you and yours THRIVE! Read more …


The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - Second Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
June 23, 2020

Surviving to Thriving - Our new motto of our weekly newsletter! Our second edition is packed with invitations to important discussions around Human Resources and Talent Acquisition, resources to help you return to the workplace, and of course, freebies! Enjoy! Read more …


The #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide - First Edition

Posted by The O'Connor Group
June 16, 2020

Welcome to the First Edition of our #ConnectorsWhoCare Thrive Guide! As the stay at home orders are lifted and businesses are beginning to open their physical locations, we are here to help you and yours thrive! Read more …