Category: Blog


How Employee Assessments Help New Businesses

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Are you starting a small business? The team that you surround yourself with can make or break your business. It can be difficult making your first hiring decisions as a small business owner. You can use pre-employment assessment tests as a way to ensure that you’re hiring the right candidates for your small business needs.…more

What We’ve Learned About Remote Work

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Now that we have almost a year of working in remote environments, we have learned some lessons about creating the best work-from-home workplace. The beginning of working from home was clunky and hectic, as employees were working from kitchen tables or learning how to use new meeting technology. We also had to learn more nuanced…more

Does Your Team Have What It Needs To Make Decisions Effectively?

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Is your team able to work together to make effective decisions? Being able to make effective decisions is one of the key traits of productivity and high-functioning teams. In order for a team to be able to make sound decisions, there needs to be a foundation of trust, understanding and communication among the team members.…more

Four Tips To Improve Your Hiring Process

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If your company isn’t doing as much hiring, invest the time in your hiring and recruitment processes. Creating reliable methods will help you be ready to execute smoothly when your hiring engine gets moving at full speed. Build your brand Every company has a brand, but that doesn’t mean that you have a good one.…more

How to Reduce Risk When Hiring Internally

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Even though many employers are reducing staff, there are still vacancies they need to fill. To help displaced employees land on their feet, some employers are restricting hiring to be exclusively internal or to have jobs posted internally for a set length of time before posting externally. A shift to hiring from an internal candidate…more

Why Your Company Should Still Focus on Hiring

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Employment numbers still appear to be challenging in the US. According to the December ADP National Employment Report, there were continued decreases in employment seen from November to December. It was a loss of 13,000 jobs for small businesses, and overall, nationally, there were 123,000 jobs lost for December. Despite these employment figures, an article…more

Three Metrics Every Business Owner Needs to Track

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Whether you’re a veteran business owner or just starting, there are standard metrics that businesses overlook. I will explain three key business performance metrics that your company needs to know and track to ensure that you have full visibility into whether your business is booming. Turnover rate and cost You should know your employees’ turnover…more

Four Business Trends for Leaders to Continue 2021

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As businesses get ready for the new year, leaders are looking forward to helping prepare their companies and employees for what lies ahead. While I think everyone is ready to say goodbye to 2020, there are some business trends from 2020 that will remain for 2021. Let’s review four 2020 business trends that are going…more