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Accuro Named to Fast 50 by Triangle Business Journal

Raleigh, NC – Jennifer Dunleavy, president & CEO of Accuro (https://www.accurogroup.com), a talent acquisition solutions company to Fortune 500 and global organizations, has announced that the company has been named as one of the 50 Fastest-Growing Companies in the Raleigh-Durham area by the Triangle Business...

Accuro Named to “Fastest-Growing Companies in America” by Inc. Magazine

Raleigh, NC – Jennifer Dunleavy, president & CEO of Accuro (https://www.accurogroup.com), a talent acquisition solutions company to Fortune 500 and global organizations, has announced that the company has been named to Inc. Magazine’s prestigious 2017 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing, private companies in America...

Economic Forecast Summary for 2017

by Kim Raynor Happy New Year! As we welcome 2017, many of us will take the time to reflect on our past year so that we can make organizational strategic plans for the future. At Accuro, we know how valuable it is to have current...

Political Discourse in the Office | Keeping it Civil

According to the American Psychological Association, US employees are finding themselves stressed out by political rhetoric at work. As professionals, we know that political talk in the office is commonly frowned upon; but as the election approaches, many employees in the US find that it...

Caveats of Calculating Recruiting Metrics | Quality vs Speed

Recently, we talked about recruiting metrics and agencies can utilize them to improve their talent acquisition process. This week, we will be taking a look at how these recruiting metrics might not be enough, and considering a few caveats to the specific metrics we mentioned...

Recruiting Metrics | Measuring Success

Recruitment metrics are a standard set of measurements used to manage and improve the process of hiring candidates into an organization. Recruitment metrics illuminate the recruiting process by revealing what works, what is broken, what is under-utilized, and what we can be done to improve....

Accuro Named to Top Privately-held Companies in North Carolina

Raleigh, NC—Accuro, a strategic talent acquisition solutions provider to the world's best companies, was recently named to the “Top 50 Privately-held Companies in North Carolina” by Diversity Business magazine.  The company was also named to the Top 50 Diversity-owned Companies and the Top 50 Women-owned...

Culture Challenges | Engaging the Remote Workforce

Since 2005, the non-self-employed remote workforce has grown by 103 percent. In fact, according to Forbes, 1 in every 5 employees works from home at least one day every week. The benefits of a remote or partially-remote workforce are obvious: employees can reduce or eliminate...

Accuro Promotes Jodi Bloom to Staffing & Talent Acquisition Manager

Accuro Promotes Jodi Bloom to Staffing & Talent Acquisition Manager Raleigh, N.C. – Jennifer Dunleavy, president of Accuro (https://www.accurogroup.com), a talent acquisition solutions company to Fortune 500 and global organizations, has announced that Jodi Bloom has been promoted to Staffing and Talent Acquisition Manager.  In her...

The Evolution of Culture | Declassifying Generations

A common thread in modern office culture conversation is the discussion of generations. Eric Temuende of Gen-Y Inc. warns us that classifying individuals based on the year they were born is a dangerous game, and can be prohibitive to good company culture. Like all stereotypes,...

Company Culture | Why it Matters

Since 2005, the non-self-employed remote workforce has grown by 103 percent. In fact, according to Forbes, 1 in every 5 employees works from home at least one day every week. The benefits of a remote or partially-remote workforce are obvious: employees can reduce or eliminate...

Accuro Named a Top Technical Staffing Company by Triangle Business Journal

Raleigh, NC—Accuro, a strategic staffing and recruitment company to Fortune 500 and global organizations, was recently named as a “Top Technical Staffing Company” by the Triangle Business Journal in the journal's April 22nd edition.  The company has received perennial recognition from the Triangle Business Journal...

Accuro Welcomes Kelly Norman

Accuro Welcomes Kelly Norman Raleigh, N.C. – Jennifer Dunleavy, president of Accuro (https://www.accurogroup.com), a talent acquisition solutions company serving Fortune 500 and global organizations, has announced that Kelly Norman has joined the firm as Staffing Coordinator. In her role, Norman will be responsible for assisting Accuro’s...

New Year Resolutions | Make Them Achievable

It is about that time of year when some people begin thinking about making resolutions for the New Year. Resolutions are typically big generalized statements like: Lose weight, quit smoking or get organized and are written as mini reminders to keep us in...

Holiday Job Search | Things You Should Know

It’s not the end of the world to be looking for a job this time of year. Here are some tips you might find useful. #1 Don’t think that no one hires in December. While true in some cases, other managers may...

A Season of Gratitude and Grace

This time of year is a favorite for many – it is a time to celebrate all of the reasons we have to be grateful. Nevertheless, gratitude becomes a more powerful force in our lives when it is practiced regularly. Gratitude, by definition,...

Veterans | Employment in the Civilian Workforce

Veterans Day is November 11th. It is a day to honor Veterans of all wars. Government officials, churches and schools observe the day for remembrance of all who served, to celebrate victories they helped achieve and their return home. While Veterans serve a block...

Holidays | Finding the Work Life Balance

Fall is here and we are just beyond the first event of the season. Halloween. During the time between Halloween and January 2nd, schedules are often packed with Daylight Savings, Election Day, Veteran’s Day and Pearl Harbor Day events; celebrations for Thanksgiving Day,...

Fall Back | You Have Time

Daylight Savings Time was first thought of by Benjamin Franklin in 1784 and was actually named the Standard Times Act passed by the U.S. Congress in 1918. This act was repealed two years later after dairy farmers were up in arms. The U.S....

Employees and Employers | Investing in the Relationship

Mutual investment of time and money may be necessary to maintain and/or develop a successful, long-lasting working relationship between employee and employer. Dollar amounts attached to the investment, or the cost of not investing, may be a difficult pill to swallow. Research suggests...

Future Workforce | What Does it Look Like?

By the first quarter of 2015, there were 4 very different generations in the workforce. Millenials (age 18-34) surpassed the Boomers (age 51-69) late last year but included in the mix were Gen-Xers (age 35-50) and the Silent generation (age 70-87). The future workforce is...

Employee Benefits | Change is Good

Employer analysis of how to hire and retain top talent began years ago. In 2012, employees made it clear; 49% said that benefits attracted them to an employer, where 60% said it was part of why they stayed. Health benefits are no longer...

Donating to a Cause | Where Does the Money Go?

So, you've already completed copious amounts of research prior to determining which charitable organization will receive your donations.  At this point, you know that its practices are transparent – even down to how the money/donations are spent. Make it good practice to check in with a charity...

The Importance of Giving Back | Good for Business?

Why should companies give back to their local communities and what are the benefits? Giving back can be measured:  Involvement – Employee donations in corporate programs account for $ 4.8 billion each year. Change - When a corporation makes the decision to donate, to be successful, some have...

Social Media | Impact

Companies have found social media marketing to be an important tool in growing their businesses. They have discovered that by harnessing the power of social media, they have been able to substantially raise product awareness and increase revenue. Developing a strategy to best utilize this...

Virtual Interviews | What Works?

Advances in technology have greatly changed the dynamics of the interviewing process. Virtual interviewing is something that employers are relying on more and more to find the best person suited for the position because it allows them to speak with candidates in any location. Just as...

Social Media – Is it Preventing You from Landing a Job?

Social media is an excellent way to disseminate information. However, when we post information on the internet, we may be releasing that information to an audience much larger than anticipated. Did you know that employers can Google you and find out about your personal life? Social...

Getting the Job | Do This, Don’t Do That

You’re not the only person looking for a job. Join the ranks of some incredible people who want to find a great job, just like you. For those of you that are mid-career or need a little guidance in landing the perfect job, I spoke with...

Independence Day

Happy 239th Birthday America!! Independence Day-This is a significant holiday in the United States. How will you celebrate? Many of us enjoy a long weekend, perhaps at a destination or backyard barbeque with friends and family experiencing great food, drinks, people and ultimately, fireworks. Usually an expensive...

Leadership | It Takes a Village

Throughout our leadership series we’ve made mention of attributes that successful leaders have. Do the same attributes apply when speaking about a leading organization? You bet. Included in The Top 10 Characteristics of a Healthy Organization are: Effective sharing of goals High employee morale Leadership Clearly defined structure The article speaks...

Leadership | By Example

“Every father should remember that one day his son will follow his example instead of his advice.”  Charles F. Kettering   The National Center for Fathers has an inspiring write up by their CEO, Carey Casey. Here is a bit in brief: (to read more, click...

Leadership | Burnout – Are You in the Know?

burn·out noun 1. the reduction of a fuel or substance to nothing through use or combustion. "good carbon burnout" 2. physical or mental collapse caused by overwork or stress. "high levels of professionalism that may result in burnout" Business leaders recognize the word burnout. This is because they have...

Leadership | What Makes a Leader Someone to Follow?

Delegate, delegate, delegate. That’s all people in leadership positions do, right?  Actually, no. Leaders inspire. Leaders are dialed-in to their employees’ talents, weaknesses and emotions. They constantly communicate the strategic path of the group and involve everyone in collaborative efforts to complete tasks. They typically have...

Memorial Day | Honoring Our Fallen Soldiers

On Monday, May 25, the US observes a federal holiday, borne out of the Civil War, to honor our fallen soldiers. Many people use this day to gather with family and friends for outdoor activities, hoping for a warm, sunny day after enduring the cold winter...

MythBuster | A Master’s Degree is the Golden Ticket

MythBuster | A Master's Degree is the Golden Ticket If you have a master’s degree, do you get hired first from the candidate pool? Can you advance your career at a faster pace? Is your salary higher than those without an advanced degree? Is it worth...

MythBuster | Mass Distribution of Your Resume Will Get You the Job

MythBuster | Mass Distribution of Your Resume Will Get You the Job You must have applied to a couple hundred jobs, have a great resume and present well but you’re not getting any offers.  Is there a secret to this?! Not really.  Business has changed in the...

Accuro Welcomes Marlese McLaughlin

Accuro Welcomes Marlese McLaughlin Raleigh, N.C. – Jennifer Dunleavy, president of Accuro (https://www.accurogroup.com), a talent acquisition solutions company serving Fortune 500 and global organizations, has announced that Marlese McLaughlin has joined the firm as Administrative Assistant. In her role, McLaughlin will be responsible for assisting Accuro’s...

Accuro Names Tony Phillips as Talent Acquisition Partner – Technology

Accuro Names Tony Phillips as Talent Acquisition Partner – Technology Raleigh, N.C. – Jennifer Dunleavy, president of Accuro (https://www.accurogroup.com), a talent acquisition solutions company to Fortune 500 and global organizations, has announced that Tony Phillips has joined the company as Technology Talent Acquisition Partner.  In...

MythBuster: The Most Qualified Person Will Get the Job

Your qualifications are impeccable, but you’re not getting the job. What gives? Interestingly enough, there are other qualities that can shine other than being the most qualified candidate. These are things that with a little preparedness and research can have a great impact with a positive...

Accuro Names Jodi Bloom Talent Acquisition Partner

Jodi Bloom Joins Accuro as Talent Acquisition Partner Raleigh, N.C. – Jennifer Dunleavy, president of Accuro (https://www.accurogroup.com), a talent acquisition solutions company to Fortune 500 and global organizations, has announced that Jodi Bloom has joined the company as Talent Acquisition Partner.  In her role, Jodi will...

Give Recognition to Get Positive Results

Studies have shown that appreciation for your work is the number one factor in employee job satisfaction. Therefore, it’s no surprise that high job satisfaction has a direct impact on the success of your business. Here are a few surprising facts about employee recognition: Approximately 41% of...

Earning Respect in the Workplace

Maybe you have heard the expression, “respect is not given – it is earned.” It is no different in the workplace. How do we earn respect in today’s workplace? Here are four tips to earn more respect among your colleagues: Become a subject matter expert. People respect knowledge. When you...

Humility in the workplace, not just for leaders.

“Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.” - C.S. Lewis We often hear how great leaders are humble.  This is an important attribute to have in team members as well. One of the biggest challenges in talking about humility is that we...

The Truth about what’s Holding You Back in Your Career

When it comes to advancing in your career having a mentor, a strategic growth plan, and certifications are all aspects that will help ensure your success. However, career advancement involves more than just credentials and networking. Presentation and communication skills are invaluable traits for professionals who...

How to Advance in Your Career

“All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.” – Calvin Coolidge Whether you are seeking a new career opportunity or career advancement, professional development is the key to reaching your goals. Here are three tips to help...

Do You Have a Strategic Growth Plan?

Have you ever thought about why so many successful companies spend the extra time and money every year to develop a Strategic Plan? If creating a strategy for growth is so crucial to an organization’s success, then why do so few individuals take the time...

Stuck in Your Career? This Could Be Your Breakthrough

As talent acquisition experts, it’s our job to identify top talent for our clients. There are literally over a hundred attributes we consider when assessing candidates. One attribute in particular separates the good candidates and employees from the best – being coachable. What is Coaching? Coaching is...

The Secret to a Successful Candidate/Recruiter Relationship

Honest and open communication plays a critical role in identifying, developing, and sustaining long-term relationships between recruiters and candidates. The recruitment process can be challenging, but setting expectations regarding communication at the beginning of the candidate/recruiter relationship will help ensure a positive outcome. To build and maintain...

Why It Pays To Communicate

“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” – George Bernard Shaw Effective communication between clients and vendors is vital to an organization’s success. However, what often starts out as a strong partnership can begin to dwindle over time; projects...

Why We Love Our Jobs

In celebration of Valentine’s Day this week we asked our team members what they loved about working at Accuro. Below is what Accuro employees had to say! Diane: “Because we help make good things happen for people - our candidates and our clients. It's one of...

One Behavior That Is Destroying Your Manager-Employee Relationship

The best places to work are built on healthy manager-employee relationships, and yet there is one behavior that may be limiting your ability to retain your organization’s top talent: Blame No one is perfect. We all make poor decisions and mistakes. I daresay anyone wakes up in...

How to Lose Your Candidate in 10 Minutes

In recent blogs we’ve shared mistakes candidates make that cost them their job offers.  However, filling a position requires  a 50/50 partnership, which is why we also wanted to share some of the classic mistakes companies make that cause them to miss out on top-notch...

How to Lose Your Job Offer in 10 Minutes: Part II

Last week we shared mistakes candidates make that can cost them their job offer; this week we wanted to continue to ensure your success by sharing with you slipups to avoid during the interview. Mistake #1:  Not asking the right questions Before an interview it is crucial...

How to Lose Your Job Offer in 10 Minutes

As a talent acquisition firm our team has reviewed thousands of resumes and cover letters over the years. Throughout that time there have definitely been candidates who have stood out from the crowd, but not necessarily in the way you may think… As a new year...

Forget about Resolutions – Focus on a Word

New Years is known for being a time of reflection and resolutions; we think about what we accomplished and what we lacked and resolve to be happier and more successful in the coming year. But what if there was a better way? What if you took...

Post Interview Best Practices for 2015 and Beyond

When working with candidates, we are frequently asked about proper etiquette after the interview. Below are some of the best practices we’ve seen from top notch candidates: Closing the interview Every good sales person knows to do their best to close the deal before they leave the...

5 Interviewing Tips for Hiring Mangers

Many hiring managers tend to be anxious regarding the interview process; no one wants to make a wrong decision and be left to deal with a hiring mistake! To increase the efficiency of your hiring process and to ensure that you are selecting the right candidates...

5 Tips for Mastering Any Interview

Ask any candidate applying for a job what they fear the most and they will most likely tell you the interview. It is common to get nervous, second-guess yourself, or even feel under-qualified during the interview process. If you were strategic in your job search and...

What We Are Thankful For

In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday we asked each of the Accuro team members what they are thankful for this year. Below is what our team had to say: Jodi: “There are so many things that I am thankful for this year, but one of...

How Important Is Gratitude in the Workplace?

Nobody likes an ungrateful person.  Sometimes we watch a person display a lack of appreciation and wonder why the person is acting that way.  At other times, we are the ones that are guilty.  What we all need to realize is that gratitude does not...

100 Days of Happiness Challenge

With the celebration of Veterans Day this week and the Thanksgiving holiday fast approaching gratitude is a topic that has been on everyone’s mind. When leading a hectic lifestyle that is filled with packed schedules and competing responsibilities it can be easy to miss out...

Playing to Your Strengths

When working in a team environment it is important to acknowledge the role that each employee plays in contributing to the overall success of a company. Making people aware of their strengths and the strengths of their coworkers is a great strategy for ensuring team...

Emotional Intelligence: A Factor in Predicting Employee Performance

When interviewing and selecting candidates hiring managers are looking for top talent; this means candidates who are educated, have experience and possess the skills that will make them successful in their new job. However, hiring a top performer is more than just a match in background...

Upcoming Runs/Walks in the Triangle

Create an opportunity for your employees to have fun and get fit all at the same time! There are numerous runs/walks going on in the Raleigh area this fall and winter. Whether it’s to raise money for a worthy cause or an excuse to break out...

The Secret to Guiding Employees through Workplace Change

Major transitions in the workplace such as a company layoff or merger can certainly have a negative impact on employee performance if handled incorrectly.  As a manager you will want to see your employees through these changes as smoothly as possible. The first step to navigating...

3 Steps to Creating a Strong Culture in Your Workplace

Creating and maintaining a strong workplace culture is one of the most important aspects for ensuring the growth of a company. Studies have shown that companies that possess a strong workplace culture not only beat out their competitors in the categories of employee engagement and...

How to Keep Your Competition from Stealing Your Top Talent

September 19 is International Talk Like a Pirate Day, so we started talking about how we could join in the fun and give ye a few tips to keep ye in the fair winds. Well, blow me down, and didn’t we come to a fine realization...

Our Own Melting Pot – Diversity in the Triangle

The Triangle Business Journal recently announced that Wake County is projected to pass 1 million residents within the next month and that people are continuing to move here at a rate of 62 people per day. In fact people are moving here not only from all...

The Advantages of a Diverse Workforce

According to a report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2012 women accounted for 57% of employees working in professional occupations and additional statistics showed that 61.5% of African Americans, 63.9% of Asians, and 66.4% of Latinos were active in the workforce. With the number...

Why A Leader’s Community Engagement is Important

In today’s dynamic business landscape, leaders are challenged with balancing an abundance of activities and critical success factors. Whether leading a team of employees, managing the company’s financial health or overseeing the organization’s branding or marketing activities, leadership requires the ability for one to keep...

How to Graduate WITH a Job Offer

As a recent college graduate who works at a professional staffing company it is an eye-opening experience to reflect over the last year and see the difference between the actions my peers took who received job offers and the actions of those who are still...

Shepherd’s Table Soup Kitchen

“It was one of the best days of my life, a day during which I lived my life and didn't think about my life at all.” – Jonathan Safran Foer Recently a few coworkers and I had the privilege of volunteering at Shepherd’s Table Soup Kitchen...

How Volunteering Can Help Your Business

Not only is volunteering a great way to give back to your community it can also be a huge advantage in the business world. Here are a few benefits that volunteering can create for you and your company. Broaden your skill set and experiences It’s easy to...

The market for talent is heating up. Don’t be left in the cold.

For the past several years, the hiring market has been chilly with the exception of a few sectors that remain hot no matter what. Our recruiters are seeing multiple offers for candidates as they have more choices than they have in the past few years. Candidates...

Meet the Accuro team’s new Talent Acquisition Partner!

Talent Acquisition Partner Jodi Bloom: Q & A Q: Where are you from originally? A: “I grew up in Williamsport, a small town in Pennsylvania. I was the middle child with two brothers and a younger sister.” Q: How did you come to live in the Raleigh area? A:...

4 Steps to a Better Work-Life Balance

In a world of iPhones, laptops and numerous other portable devices it can be a challenge to establish boundaries between your work life and your personal life. Many people struggle with competing responsibilities and engagements but there are actions you can take to improve your...

LinkedIn: The Do’s and Don’ts

With over 300 million members LinkedIn is the largest and most well-known professional networking site in the world. However, like with most social sites, there is a certain approach to mastering LinkedIn. Here are a few tips to help you along the way! DO: Have a professional...

Fourth of July Fun Facts!

In honor of Independence Day here are a few fun facts you may not have known about the U.S. According to TIME Magazine Americans consume an estimated 155 million hot dogs on the Fourth of July holiday Benjamin Franklin wanted the U.S. national bird to be a...

Resume Quick Tips!

In a passive application process, one where you submit your resume through a company’s website, your resume must first pass an initial screening by a company employee. This employee’s sole task will be to make sure that your resume reflects all of the essential requirements of...

How to be every recruiter’s dream candidate

I have worked with thousands of candidates over the years, literally – thousands. And there are just some candidates that you love working with. If you want to be one of those candidates that recruiters love to work with – which easily translates to getting...

What Our Fathers Taught Us

In honor of Father’s Day the team at Accuro wanted to dedicate this week’s blog to the lessons we have learned from our own fathers over the years. Specifically, we wanted to focus on what our fathers have taught us about relationships. Here is what...

3 Ways to Build a Strong Relationship with Your Manager

There is no doubt that starting a new job can be just as stressful as it is exciting. All at once you are learning a new role, getting to know coworkers and figuring out how to navigate your way in a new company. However, one of...

u.s. veterans top places to work

Businessnewsdaily.com recently published the article “Best Companies for Veterans to Work”which stated that companies in the technology industry provide some of the happiest work environments for US veterans. Dell ranked number one on the list while companies Sprint, 3M, Microsoft and Verizon followed. Other organizations also...

advice for veterans seeking employment

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statisticshas reported that the unemployment rate for veterans who served on active duty any time after September 2001, also known as Gulf War-era II veterans, was at 9% in 2013. With an increasing number of veterans coming home and transitioning back...

the benefits of hiring veterans

According to the article “Top Ten Reasons to Hire a Veteran”on foxbusiness.com a recent study by the Center for a New American Security found that there are numerous benefits to hiring veterans. Researchers surveyed 800 hiring managers from a total of 69 different companies including Bank...

Accuro Wins 2014 Pinnacle Award for Steady Growth and Profitability

The Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce has announced that Accuro will receive the Steady Growth and Profitability Award during the annual Pinnacle Business Awards event on Wednesday, May 28. The luncheon and awards ceremony will take place from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the...

military spouse day

Every year in the U.S. we celebrate Memorial Day to honor the men and women who have fought so valiantly to protect and serve our nation. But what about the men, women and children who serve as the support systems for these heroes; what about...

the wisdom of middle school students

A nightmare for almost any adult would be going back to middle school, but we were up for the challenge! As members of the North Carolina Business Committee for Education (NCBCE) Students@Work Program, leaders from Accuro and Allscripts spent a few hours this month with students...

practicing well & mastering your craft

I remember a childhood music teacher reciting the well-known saying, “Practice Makes Perfect.”  This worked well for music lessons, but how can we practice our skills in our career? At Accuro, we have the pleasure of meeting all types of people:  those who make advancing their...

aristotle – a great philosopher and leader

“The whole is greater than more than the sum of its parts.” How many of us have heard this, or variations of it and wondered who thought of it and when? While Aristotle may have been the first to understand and so eloquently state that the...

Accuro to Participate in 2014 Students@Work Program

Accuro has partnered with Allscripts this year to participate in Students@Work, a program of the North Carolina Business Committee for Education (NCBCE). The program focuses on teaching students the importance of making first impressions in the professional world. On April 7th, Accuro president Jennifer Dunleavy along...

do you know your strengths?

At Accuro our team gathers on a weekly basis to brainstorm work ideas and to talk about current frustrations or obstacles we may be facing. Creating a forum in the workplace where coworkers can come together and share their ideas is an incredibly reenergizing experience...

women in business

Forbes magazine recently named “The 21 Most Powerful Businesswomen in the World.” These women ranged from Sheryl Sandberg, COO at Facebook, to Safra Catz, CFO at Oracle. Every woman mentioned has made such an impact on both men and women and their contributions reach both...

10-10-10: suzy welch’s approach to making the right decision

Suzy Welch dashed into the Raleigh Chamber Women’s Leadership Conference last week … smart, fun, full of energy, and surprisingly relatable. Although she has had an illustrious career and is married to a former CEO of GE, Jack Welch, she’s had her struggles as well...

2014 raleigh chamber women’s leadership conference

On March 6, the women of Accuro attended the Raleigh Chamber Women’s Leadership Conference in Raleigh, NC. The event started out with a bang as four successful women executives discussed values – what they are and how they have shaped their personal and professional decisions. Accuro’s...

international women’s day – march 8, 2014

Every year on March 8th people around the world celebrate the triumphs of women, past and present, in a celebration known as International Women’s Day. As a woman-owned business, Accuro is proud to rejoice in the continual growth and progress of women as business leaders,...