Tag Archives: Best Practices

Developing an Expense Policy

There are numerous expenses inherent to running a business.  Rent, inventory, salaries, supplies, insurance…the list of bills goes on and on.  No doubt you’ve tried several ways to keep costs low so... Visit site for full story...

Lay the Foundation for a Successful Performance Review

Do you cringe when it’s time to conduct performance reviews? Few people look forward to performance reviews regardless of whether they are doing the reviewing or being reviewed. Reviews (evaluations,... Visit site for full story...

Onboarding Affects Retention

First impressions are key—that is why the process of hiring the right people and effectively onboarding new employees is vital to an organization. The process of selecting the best candidates and... Visit site for full story...

Resolve to Keep Employees Engaged this Year

Setting business goals regarding revenue and profitability are common practice, but sometimes making a few resolutions to do small things differently can move you toward larger changes that will... Visit site for full story...

Get Serious about Recruiting

It’s tempting to hire based on skills and experience. Skills are black and white; you either have them or you don’t. Determining experience is as simple as asking what a candidate has done and for... Visit site for full story... ...

Financial Services Industry: Women Represented but Still Paid Significantly Less than Men

Salary discrepancies between men and women in any industry can be a touchy subject to discuss, but fortunately the data speaks for itself. According to the latest SMBeat, women make up 43% of the... Visit site for full story... ...

Financial Services Industry: Women Represented but Still Paid Significantly Less than Men

Salary discrepancies between men and women in any industry can be a touchy subject to discuss, but fortunately the data speaks for itself. According to the latest SMBeat, women make up 43% of the... Visit site for full story... ...

Retail Industry – View Seasonal Hires as your Next Top Talent

According to the TriNet SMBeat, the retail and wholesale industry has been among the top four fastest growing industries over the past three months, growing more than 4.5% since April. This is... Visit site for full story...

Six Tips for Improving Company Culture

If you feel like your employees are more and more dissatisfied with their jobs and careers, the statistics actually back up your suspicions. According to a survey recently conducted by CareerBuilder,... Visit site for full story...

Social Media: Friend or Foe?

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn….all social medial sites that have become billion dollar industries over the last few years with users ranging in age from 8 to 80. Twitter users alone post 500 million... Visit site for full story...