3 03, 2020

Accountability Is Not A Bad Word

2020-03-16T18:31:41-04:00

Accountability is not a bad word, it’s a conversation. Regularly we get calls from managers and small business owners that may want to fire someone or they aren't sure what to do because they believe that the employee isn’t doing what they think they are supposed to be doing.  The first question we ask is.... [...]

Accountability Is Not A Bad Word2020-03-16T18:31:41-04:00
5 02, 2020

Goal Setting for Better Employee Performance Reviews and Management

2020-02-05T15:18:10-05:00

Traditionally, both employees and managers faced employee performance reviews with more trepidation than anticipation. No matter how well they perform, most employees dislike feeling judged. On the other side of the table, managers may not like delivering judgments that might upset and alienate their team. Mostly, the measures used in the past to check performance appeared subjective [...]

Goal Setting for Better Employee Performance Reviews and Management2020-02-05T15:18:10-05:00
19 08, 2019

How to Use Job Descriptions & Check-Ins to Encourage Employee Success

2019-08-19T14:00:10-04:00

It has become increasingly clear to human resource teams and C-level executives that encouraging employee success on a regular basis is crucial to their long-term prosperity with and for the company. This important endeavor has become an integral part of any competitive business strategy, and many HR departments are relying on tools like job descriptions [...]

How to Use Job Descriptions & Check-Ins to Encourage Employee Success2019-08-19T14:00:10-04:00
11 07, 2019

The Sandwich Generation: Caring for Aging Loved Ones in Today’s Workforce

2019-07-11T20:01:10-04:00

The concept of the “sandwich generation” is not necessarily new among today’s workforce, but it has increasingly become an issue that HR staff members cannot ignore. The sandwich generation is a group of people who care for an aging relative, with 42% having cared for a relative in the past five years and 61% of [...]

The Sandwich Generation: Caring for Aging Loved Ones in Today’s Workforce2019-07-11T20:01:10-04:00
15 04, 2019

6 Ways to Build a High Trust Workplace Culture

2019-05-03T09:54:33-04:00

Are you looking for ways to make your employees more productive, foster the development of innovative ideas and retain your team while maintaining a client-centered focus? One of the ways to accomplish these goals is to develop your company’s culture in a way that fosters high trust between management, coworkers and team members. […]

6 Ways to Build a High Trust Workplace Culture2019-05-03T09:54:33-04:00
1 02, 2019

What is Pinpoint Pricing (And Why You Should Use It)

2019-05-03T10:12:20-04:00

Editor’s Note: This article is written by Marc Mullis, Founder/CEO of Payformance Partners and was originally published on Payscale.com  For decades, businesses used grade-based salary ranges to manage employee salaries. As an administrative tool kept in a three-ring binder on our desks, grade-based salary ranges have been very handy. However, this type of salary structure is now [...]

What is Pinpoint Pricing (And Why You Should Use It)2019-05-03T10:12:20-04:00
17 07, 2018

Technology Made Me Do It: How to Disconnect in the Modern Workplace

2019-05-05T16:34:13-04:00

Ah, technology! What an amazing thing it is and continues to be. It has evolved so much in such a short time, and has completely transformed how we live and work. Technology is something that we rely on day in and day out in essentially all aspects of our lives. From phones, computers, tablets, TV, [...]

Technology Made Me Do It: How to Disconnect in the Modern Workplace2019-05-05T16:34:13-04:00
28 06, 2018

How To Give Constructive Feedback and Avoid Common Mistakes

2019-05-05T16:44:00-04:00

If you’ve been in the workforce for any length of time, you’ve probably been on the receiving end of a disastrous feedback experience. For me, it was sitting in the Chicago airport, in the middle of the night on an overnight flight to Europe. I got a flaming email from my manager about a meeting [...]

How To Give Constructive Feedback and Avoid Common Mistakes2019-05-05T16:44:00-04:00
24 05, 2018

Is Your Workplace Sun Safe? Being OSHA Compliant

2019-05-08T15:21:54-04:00

May is Skin Cancer Awareness month and Skin Cancer is an important topic that needs to be talked about more. But why are WE talking about it and what does it have to do with Human Resources? It has a lot to do with Human Resources because it significantly affects employers who, primarily, are in [...]

Is Your Workplace Sun Safe? Being OSHA Compliant2019-05-08T15:21:54-04:00