Will the REAL Core Values please stand up? “Oh no!” The new person you hired is just not working out. Ever hire a person with great experience, a wonderful resume, and a proven track record, only to find they are a terrible fit for your company? Did you find yourself wondering how this happened? We… Read more »
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Isn’t it EASY to hire good people on YOUR OWN?
Be Brave enough to start a conversation that matters
BE BRAVE ENOUGH TO START A CONVERSATION THAT MATTERS Most people do not like conflict. Let’s face it, conflict is uncomfortable. It can induce stress. It is something many of us dread. We fear that delving into conflict isn’t “nice.” But what we can overlook is that being nice can often be an excuse for… Read more »
Is the current economic uncertainty putting your business at risk?
Keeping your team
Keeping your team Much has been said about these current times and conditions around the issue of talent. And I admit, that in my 40 years as a business owner, this current climate is somewhat unique. However, the more I talk to other business leaders and look at my own experience, it may be… Read more »
COVID-19 – Help for Employers
Current COVID-19 impact on Industry and best practice prevention strategies As of April 1, 2020, over 4000 US residents have have died due to Covid-19. It’s a number that has more than tripled in five days, and now exceeds the number of people known to have died in mainland China, where the… Read more »
WorkSource Covers: Better Leadership
How to be a better leader – according to science Leadership has been in the spotlight as never before, as people around the world look to their leaders in all spheres of social, political and organisational life. Rather than help, though, leaders often seem to be part of the problem. When it comes to politicians, fingers… Read more »
WorkSource Advice: Social Media Common Sense
Social media smarts: What you post can wreck your life! Harvard recently rescinded admission offers for some incoming freshmen who participated in a private Facebook group sharing offensive memes. The incident has sparked a lot of discussion: Was Harvard’s decision justified? What about the First Amendment? Do young people know the dangers of social media? I’m a… Read more »
Home Office Solutions…. Buy, Build, or Renovate?
Buy, Home Office Solutions…. Buy, Build, or Renovate? A home-based business has many advantages. You will spare yourself the time and stress that comes with commuting. You will also enjoy a lower overhead as you won’t have to spend money on renting out an office. Before you can start working from home, however,… Read more »
Unemployment pushes more men to take on female-dominated jobs
Unemployment pushes more men to take on female-dominated jobs In the last few decades, many high-paying jobs that are mostly done by men – like manufacturing – have contracted or disappeared. At the same time, many jobs in fields dominated by women – like education and health care – have significantly increased. In fact, female-dominated jobs… Read more »