5 Tips for Motivating Employees in 2021

Keeping employees motivated is an ongoing challenge. But as 2021 begins? Like everything else in the past year, it’s taken on a whole new meaning. Circumstances around work – and life – have changed dramatically for everyone. And it’s more complicated than ever to stay engaged at work when you’re worried about your own safety […]

Learn About the Importance of HR Marketing in 2021

As an HR leader in 2021, you need to see yourself – and by extension, your department and your team – as more than just another ho-hum cog in the corporate business wheel. Instead, HR is – or needs to become – a key player at the business strategy table as your company continues to […]

4 Ways to Create an Amazing Company Culture

A positive company culture is based on a strongly held and widely shared set of beliefs, supported by your business strategy and structure. When an organization has a healthy culture, its employees know exactly what is expected of them – and vice versa – and they truly believe in and support those expectations. Culture impacts […]

How to Help Build Up Your Employees’ Confidence

Confident people are self-motivated, have strong self-esteem, and are willing to take risks. But even the most confident individuals are only human: they will occasionally falter, especially during times of change or crisis. As a leader, you have to be ready to build confidence among all your team members consistently. Boosting employee confidence also helps […]

Ensure Your Employees Feel Safe When Returning to Work

As you reopen your business, navigating the Covid-19 pandemic will continue to require you to be resilient, flexible, and innovative – with the safety and well-being of your employees top on your list of priorities. There are numerous things to consider as people return to work. Here’s a look at a few of the most […]

Helpful Tips for Training a New Hire Quicker

Training is an investment – there’s no question about that. But if it’s done right, you’ll see a consistent positive ROI. This is especially true in the case of new hires, as their first days, weeks, and months on the job can make or break their future with your company. Effective training is crucial for […]

4 Things HR Leaders Have Learned During the Shutdown

As hard as it is to believe, October marks the seventh month of the Covid-19 shutdown, with no real end in sight. Rather than the full business and lifestyle “reopening” that was originally envisioned, the world is adjusting to a new normal, marked by both challenges and opportunities as the shift is made to a […]

8 Tips for Effectively Giving Feedback to Your Employees

Effective feedback enables employees to grow as professionals. It increases loyalty and engagement – and can be equally valuable for the giver, as you seek to strengthen and develop as a leader. Giving feedback is not always easy, but it’s essential and well worth the effort. Here are some tips for success: Be prepared. Prepare […]

Learn How to Keep Your Manufacturing Employees Safe

As reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, manufacturing is among the top three most potentially dangerous occupations, with 395,300 workplace injuries and 35,000 workplace illnesses annually. Other highlights of the most recent BLS Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, published in November 2019, include: Twenty-six percent of all non-fatal workplace injuries resulted from […]

Learn Why Your Company Should Have a Work from Home Policy

Remote work was already a growing trend when the Covid-19 pandemic struck earlier this year. Then it became the norm, virtually overnight. It may be a positive outcome of this surreal time for many employers as they realize the numerous benefits associated with team members working from home. Consider the following factors: Morale When it […]