5 Common Problems That Could Be Harming Your Company’s Culture

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Today’s work environment is filled with pressure and performance woes. After a year of dealing with a global pandemic and the ensuing fatigue, many employees feel burned out and exhausted. This can impact your company’s culture and even lead to turnover if they’re not happy or feeling supported. What are some common issues with the… Read more »

Are Your Employees Burned Out? Here’s What to Do

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In a time when nothing is certain, and there’s turmoil everywhere, it can lead to a high level of stress on your team. However, you still need your people to meet performance expectations and goals. How can you set them up for success? Here are some tips to help:   Look for signs of burnout…. Read more »

5 Tips for Managing Millennials

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The workplace is changing, with Millennials making up the majority of it. In fact, as of 2017, 56 million workers were born between 1981 and 1996. That’s compared to Generation X, which accounted for about 53 million, and Baby Boomers, coming in at around 41 million. What’s more is that by 2025, this group is… Read more »

6 Tips for Managing Employee Performance in the New Year

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If your company is like most, the way you operate has changed dramatically since this time last year. You might have all your employees working remotely; some in the office and others at home; or your whole team on-site, following strict new protocols. It’s a lot to deal with – especially when you still have… Read more »

4 Reasons Why It’s Important to Offer Employees Flexibility

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The COVID-19 pandemic will eventually be behind us. Throughout it, offering scheduling and workplace flexibility has been a must for a range of reasons – from office capacity limits to children learning at home. However, when normal does return, you should consider maintaining a more flexible work environment. Here are four reasons why: Reason #1:… Read more »

5 Tips for Leading Your Team into the New Year

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This year has created a new norm for businesses and employees alike. Many companies are operating under a much different set of circumstances than they were a year ago or even a few months ago. How can you continue to work toward your company’s larger, long-term goals, while still managing through a crisis? Here are… Read more »

6 Interviewing Tactics that Can Frighten Off Great Candidates

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When you’re in the midst of hiring, the interview provides an invaluable opportunity to get more insight into each candidate. However, they’re also evaluating you in the process. That’s why it’s important to take steps to put them at ease, rather than stress them out. If you’re doing the following, though, you might be scaring… Read more »

6 Tips for Helping Stressed Out Employees

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Employees are stressed. In fact, according to Human Resources Executive magazine, 69% of workers say the global pandemic we’re facing is the most stressful time of their entire professional career. However, when you’re running a company, you have to keep production on track. How can you help your employees face all the obstacles coming their… Read more »

7 Common Challenges First-Time Managers Face

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Whether you’ve been promoted within your company, or secured a new management job outside of it, you’ve got some challenges to overcome. First, take a deep breathe. Every new manager faces a learning curve. Second, keep in mind, you need more than hard skills to get the job done. Make sure you’re following these tips… Read more »

Why Get Feedback From Your People?

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You know it’s important to give feedback to your employees. But what about getting it from them? When you find out about issues they’re facing, concerns they’re having, and ways they’re becoming disengaged, you can deal with a problem before it escalates into a disaster. Some other reasons employee feedback is so important include: It… Read more »