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January 17, 2019

5 things you should never tell your employees

Being a manager has its perks of better pay, more in-depth insight into the company and more freedom to make choices but it can also be […]
January 17, 2019

MENTAL HEALTH IN THE WORKPLACE Creating a supportive environment

Every year natural disasters devastate communities leaving thousands of families displaced and financially ruined.  Couple that with the increase of technology pushing us to be faster, […]
January 17, 2019

How your employees’ attitudes affect your small business

You may think that skills and experience are the most important characteristics of your employees, but attitude is just as important.  You may have great professional […]
January 17, 2019

Do you have a micro-manager menacing your employees?

Hiring a manager qualified to supervise, delegate and pay attention to details is essential. However; when that same level of scrutiny is applied to every instruction […]
January 17, 2019

5 beneficial skills you’ll want your managers to learn

Hiring a person with the ability to answer endless questions, multi-task, problem solve, and navigate a fast-paced environment while keeping calm and collected, sounds like a […]
January 17, 2019

Do your employees trust management? 4 quick fixes to rebuild trust in the workplace.

Trust is the foundation of any successful relationship, both personal and professional and when it’s broken, it is extremely hard to repair. Yet, 45% of employees […]
January 17, 2019

The importance of having an employee training program. 5 Reasons Why It Saves You Money

If you were given the choice between two different doctors—one that is trained, and one that is not—which one would you choose? That’s an easy answer, […]
January 17, 2019

The what, why and how of company culture

How many businesses do you know that say they have an open-door policy when it comes to listening to employees?  How many of those businesses actually […]