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How to Break Bad Work Habits

March 22, 2019

We all have bad habits. Perhaps you procrastinate, or are disorganized, or lack punctuality.  These bad habits don’t make you a bad person, but as an employee they can hinder your professional success. The key to overcoming bad work habits is to become self-aware and make a concerted effort to self-improvement. Get Ready for Bad Habit Breaking Now that you’re…

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Interview Red Flags for Hiring Managers

March 21, 2019

As a hiring manager you have most likely met candidates who didn’t interview smoothly.  That does not necessarily mean that they are wrong for the position, however.   But there are some key red flags that you should not overlook.   We have compiled a red flag list below for you keep in mind the next time you interview a candidate.  …

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Increase Your Work Satisfaction and Productivity

March 20, 2019

Being consistently productive throughout the work day can be challenging. Proper time-management is key to your productivity… but sometimes it can be difficult to know where to start. The Link Between Satisfaction and Productivity People who are satisfied in work and life have nurtured habits that increase their productivity. They even find time to relax! They typically enjoy many aspects…

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How to Guide Your Employees Through Leadership Change

March 19, 2019

With the average term of a CEO being six years, it becomes clear that leadership change is a given.  Even so, change in the workplace, and especially in leadership positions can cause anxiety and doubt among employees.  Mishandling leadership change can hurt productivity and employee retention.  A support plan is imperative to effectively introducing change. Ask the employees about their…

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Turnover: Just Another Word for Quitting

March 18, 2019

For years your business barely knew the meaning of turnover. New employees came onboard and stayed. But, now your organization’s turnover rate has increased, along with the financial outlay for recruitment and hiring. You’ve decided to learn more about this trend, and why employees you thought were satisfied are suddenly quitting. The Costs When Employees Quit Employee turnover costs American…

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Teamwork Quotes

February 19, 2019

Success as an employer hinges on your ability to cultivate teamwork. A great leader is one who can inspire their team to work well together.  Collaboration promotes an enthusiasm for projects that solitary work cannot replicate.  Teamwork fosters creativity, blends strengths and develops broader ownership Sharing teamwork quotes can be an inspiring way to begin or end meetings.  With that…

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Be More Successful at Work

February 15, 2019

We all want to feel good about a job well done, but sometimes the day-to-day routine can leave us feeling bogged down about our careers.  Sound like you?  Don’t worry, you are not alone.   Thankfully, you don’t have to stand by and wait for success to happen; you can create successful work habits by implementing a few simple tips. Eliminate…

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Never Do These Things After a Job Interview

February 14, 2019

So often we focus on how to participate in the perfect job interview and, while that is undoubtedly important, the follow-up is, too. If you’ve just had a stellar job interview and aren’t sure what you should (or shouldn’t) do, then you should certainly heed this advice. Here are a few things that you should absolutely never do after an…

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Words to Use in Your Next Interview

February 13, 2019

Job interviews can be a stressful process. It can feel like your entire career hangs in the balance of a  recruiter’s decision—and in many ways, it can. However, you should understand the effectiveness of your own role in the interview process. It is possible to influence the outcome by merely understanding exactly what recruiters appreciate hearing. What Should You be…

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Avoid the Most Common Resume Mistakes

February 11, 2019

Your resume is essentially the first impression that an employer has about you. You want to make sure that your resume is memorable for all the right reasons and not pesky resume mistakes. To ensure that you stand out from the crowd in a positive manner, follow this simple checklist of resume tips: Resume Mistake #1: – Make Sure Information…

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