The Most Common Interview Questions of 2022

When you have a job interview coming up, you should prepare in advance. One of the best ways to accomplish this is by answering questions about your education, skills, and experience. The more you practice providing details about your background and qualifications, the easier it can be to show why you should receive a job… Read More »

3 Ways to Improve Your Manager-Employee Relationship

The employee connection to an organization is impacted by its managers. A strong connection creates a sense of belonging, psychological safety, and engagement. This encourages employees to remain long-term. Employees need to connect with the company’s mission, vision, and values. They also want to form authentic relationships with their coworkers and managers. Additionally, employees have… Read More »

How Can You Assist Your Employees in Feeling at Home at Work?

Your employees likely feel most comfortable when they are at home. They can be who they are and engage in the activities they enjoy in a relaxed environment. Similar principles can apply to your work environment. Helping your employees feel comfortable at the office promotes engagement, collaboration, and productivity. The more your employees feel like… Read More »

Increase Your Chances of Making and Retaining the Right Hire

Interviewing can be as stressful for hiring managers as it often is for candidates. This is especially true if it is your first time conducting an interview. You need to prepare for the discussion, begin talking, find out who the candidate is and how they work, then finish the conversation. Moving through these phases can… Read More »

Winter Employee Wellness Ideas

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As the daylight gets shorter, the darkness gets longer, and the cold weather sets in, most people go into hibernation mode. Many of the wellness ideas that were embraced during the warm weather seem less inspiring when the temperature is low and there is snow on the ground. This is why you need to reemphasize… Read More »

9 Cybersecurity Tips to Keep You and Your Employees Safe

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Cybercriminals can attack companies of any size. They are especially fond of small businesses, which may have fewer controls and be easier to infiltrate than larger organizations. As a manager, part of your job is to keep confidential information safe for your employees, customers, and company. Following these cybersecurity guidelines can increase your success in… Read More »

How Much Time Does Hiring REALLY Take?

As a manager, it can be easy for too many tasks to become your responsibility. We’re here to discuss one aspect that most leaders don’t love: the hiring process. Recently, some trends in hiring have impacted the way you may manage your staff. Glassdoor’s research team shows that the average interview process takes about 23… Read More »

Top Six Tips to Strengthen Employee Retention for 2018

New year new you, right? As we enter 2018, it’s hard not to dwell on your past mistakes. However, you can make big changes heading into the new year to maximize your productivity and show off your rebooted leadership abilities. Whether it’s been a great year or a tough one, there’s always room for growth… Read More »

What Happens When Your Top Performer Begins Slacking?

The plague of laziness can hit any professional, whether they’re feeling unmotivated or burned out. Slacking can lead to missed deadlines, shoddy work, and worst of all: it’s contagious. How do you proceed when it cripples your top performer? And how can you prevent it from spreading to your entire team? Approach With Caution When… Read More »