Monthly Archives: June 2016

Why You Should Keep Recruiting Even When You’re Not Hiring

June 22, 2016 | 434 views

Why You Should Keep Recruiting Even When You're Not Hiring

Why You Should Keep Recruiting Even When You’re Not Hiring

How long does it take you to find a group of candidates for an open job and ultimately hire a new employee? If you’re like most companies in the United States, it takes you an average of 25 days, according to Dice Holdings. That’s a long time to have to deal with having an open position.

 

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Why You Must Prioritize Employees’ Well-Being

June 15, 2016 | 390 views

Why You Must Prioritize Employees’ Well-Being

Why You Must Prioritize Employees’ Well-Being

Want to get more (and better) productivity out of your employees? A recent study by Warwick University found that keeping employees happy could increase productivity by 12%. Even better is happy employees work more effectively and collaboratively when they love their job.

 

There is a lot you can do as a leader to influence how happy your employees are at work. Here are a few ideas to increase productivity and employee well-being in your business.

 

Be a Good Listener

 

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Respect in the Workplace: How to Avoid a Kelly Ripa Situation in Your Business

June 8, 2016 | 388 views

Respect in the Workplace: How to Avoid a Kelly Ripa Situation in Your Business

Respect in the Workplace: How to Avoid a Kelly Ripa Situation in Your Business

Unless you’re at home during the day, chances are you’re not a regular viewer of Live! With Kelly and Michael. Still, take one look at the newsstands and you’ll see cover stories (like this one from People Magazine) about the latest on-set scandal from the show.   

 

The Story

 

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4 Networking Tips to Get You More Involved in Your Community

June 1, 2016 | 412 views

4 Networking Tips to Get You More Involved in Your Community

4 Networking Tips to Get You More Involved in Your Community

When was the last time you went to a networking event? Do you avoid them because you’re too busy? If so, you could be missing out on an opportunity to meet, mingle and support your community.

 

Business organizations often search for ways to connect companies with community. For example, local chambers of commerce often hold fundraisers to benefit people in the companies they represent. Participating in these events could help your company get more involved in the area where you serve.

 

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