Category: Blog


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

How Well Do You Know Your Team?

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How well do you know the person working next to you? You might be great friends, long time colleagues, know the name of their goldfish, but not know them as well as you think you do. Knowing how your colleagues are wired changes everything when it comes to working with someone. I am sure that…more

Virtual Holiday Party Ideas

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This year has been a year of forced innovation for businesses as we all try to find ways to take our normal in-person functions and make them virtual. While it may not sound like the most wonderful way to celebrate, virtual holiday celebrations are better than none at all! Holiday parties can be a time…more

How to Build an Email List for Your Business

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Developing and maintaining a high-quality email list can be extremely valuable to your business. Email is still a fundamental part of acquisition and communication, mainly because email marketing has one of the highest ROIs among marketing methods. The ROI for email marketing can be as high as 4400%, which is $44 for every dollar spent…more

Five Tips for Dealing With Angry Customers

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This holiday season is stressful for businesses struggling to stay afloat and for customers alike. With the added stress, we hope that we can band together and be kind to one another, but we will be likely run into at least one difficult or upset customer. One of the most uncomfortable and challenging situations as…more

AcuMax Acumen Measures Agility in Under 10 Minutes

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AcuMax offers more than just personality assessments, we have a wide range of products including Acumen, which is one of the newest additions to the suite of AcuMax Index hiring solutions. Acumen is a statistically validated cognitive reasoning skills assessment that is administered in 10 minutes or less, so it doesn’t take a lot of…more