The Connector: Edition Two

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Welcome Back!

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. We are feeling luckier than ever to have the greatest gift - our health. Supporting local businesses and lending our hand to our clients and friends is what we do best. Enjoy this newsletter, and always remember that we are here for YOU! #connectorswhocare

Check Out All Of Our COVID-19 Resources Here

1. All Things Work Podcast

SHRM's All Things Work Podcast provides coverage of how the world of work is responding to the pandemic. This is an easy 20-minute listen and you will not be disappointed! In this week's episode, they are focusing on some of the legal challenges that small businesses are facing due to COVID-19. You can listen on your desktop here, or anywhere you stream your podcasts. Click here to see how small businesses are getting creative!

2. A Door for Everyone!

Have you heard of Home of the Sparrow? They are an incredible organization with a mission to partner with women facing homelessness to secure housing, achieve long-term stability, and chart new paths for their future. As the season turns to Fall and the air is getting chilly, now is the time to help! They are hosting a Halloween themed event called Decorating for a Mission: A Door for Everyone!" It's easy as pumpkin pie to participate or sponsor. 🎃 Get involved today!

3. Burning HR Question? We Can Help!

With the continued uncertainty for the Fall, we are here for you and can walk you through any Human Resources situation that may arise in result of the pandemic. Every other Thursday from 3:00-4:00 PM ET our Zoom line is open for Ask HR Office Hours! Jump on to have your question answered or join for the whole hour to hear what others are asking. Next session: Tomorrow, October 1st! We hope you can make it! Register here!

4. Celebrate Good Times, Come On!

Unsure how to celebrate life's special moments? Confused on how to virtually share an accomplishment with your team? Check out 12th Street Catering's Celebration Packages! Their innovative menus and beautiful, individualized packaging are perfect to make sure all of your guests or employees feel special, while making sure they feel comfortable.

Want to switch up your typical Friday night Netflix party? Try a Virtual Cooking Class instead! Their virtual cooking class kits will be picked up or delivered to each attendee, including all ingredients necessary to create a culinary masterpiece - too much fun! Reach out to get started!

5. Keep Your Employees Happy, Healthy, & Connected

Fitness is fun, right?! We were so excited to find out about the company MoveSpring. Their fitness platform is fun, user-friendly, and interactive and allows you to engage with your employees, while meeting their wellness goals. The benefits of MoveSpring include getting fit as a team, improve culture by engaging both in-office and remote employees, customizable programs based on team size and goals, and more! Engagement made easy! Schedule your demo today!

6. Let's Go Local!

There is nothing we love more than supporting small businesses. Check out some of our favorites right now!

Looking for a hidden gem located in the beautiful town of New Hope? Check out Bowmans Tavern. This American style restaurant offers a wide array of dishes to meet your every craving. Enjoy the fresh ingredients that are locally sourced to try dishes you cannot find anywhere else. Come into this friendly atmosphere, grab a drink and listen to great music with friends! To book your table or order curbside pick-up click here!

Support local Philadelphia art and clothing by shopping at Paul Carpenter Art. You can check out these storefronts all across Philadelphia to pick up these unique pieces. Paul Carpenter Art is a visual artist, concentrating on graphic design, illustration, printmaking, and painting which portrays Philly sport’s teams. Looking for a great gift, look no further! From t-shirts and sweatshirts to wrapping paper and Gritty onesies, it is truly a Philadelphia sports fan dream. Shop now!

A great place to get into the fall spirit with family is at Linvilla Orchards. Apple picking, hayrides, barnyard animals, and a beer garden make this a great attraction for everyone in the family. Check out the Linvilla website to explore all the different activities to get your family up and out of the house!

Contact us to share ideas!

Did You Know...

Today is National Women's Health and Fitness Day! This annual observance aims to focus attention on the importance of regular physical activity and health awareness for women. Check out this amazing article with resources on nutrition education and wellness!