Posts Categorized: Employer

Hiring on Personality: Finding a Good Fit for Your Team

One of the most important things to look at when hiring for an open position within your company is that of personality. As much as experience counts, you do not want someone on your staff who has a negative personality. This will cause a schism within the corporate culture and bring the entire office down… Read More »

Four Strategies for Avoiding Employee Burnout

Running an office is not easy, especially when you are dealing with employees who might be on the verge of burnout. When you begin to see the signs of employee burnout, you need to act quickly in order to prevent it as much as possible. When an employee suffers from burnout, your company will lose… Read More »

The Importance of Background and Reference Checks

Background checks and reference checks are two of the most important parts of the screening process for companies in today‚Äôs business world. These two checks help companies sort out the undesirables prior to scheduling them for interviews so time is not wasted on candidates who will not be a good fit for the company. We… Read More »

Baby Boomer Retirement: Is Your Company Ready?

Is your company ready for the retirement of the baby boomers at the office? You might think that your company is ready, but be sure to read this post to make sure you truly are prepared. Baby boomers are retiring at an alarming rate these days and they will continue to retire over the coming… Read More »

The Value of Exit Interviews

Companies need to take exit interviews very seriously these days because the feedback and information offered up by the employees leaving could be very important to the future of the company. You should use the exit interview as a way to determine what needs to be changed at the company, including the culture and how… Read More »

Onboarding Strategies: Setting New Hires Up for Success

Companies must have strong onboarding strategies in place if they want to set new hires up for success. Every new hire wants to receive support from their employer, especially when it comes to being given the proper documents and training when hired. Your onboarding strategy should include training sessions, documents, policies and procedures that every… Read More »

Should You Hire an Overqualified Candidate?

Many companies find themselves asking this question at least once per round of hiring. When jobs open up at companies – or new jobs are created – companies will be inundated with hundreds, if not thousands, of resumes and applications. This means that hiring managers and HR heads will have to sift through all of… Read More »

Red Flags to Watch for During an Interview

Interviewing candidates for open jobs at your company can be very tricky for a couple of reasons. You might not know what to look for in candidates when trying to match them to open jobs and you might not know which ones are not right for your company. We will discuss the most common red… Read More »

Employee Engagement: Strategies to Encourage Employee

Employee engagement is very important in the workplace because it can make or break the culture of a company. Employees who are engaged will be more productive, care more about the company, and will be more customer focused. These employees will also be retained at a higher rate by companies than other employees. We will… Read More »

Strategic Partnership: The Benefits of a Strategic Staffing Plan

A strategic staffing plan can be very beneficial to your company and how it hires new employees. If you follow the tips outlined in this post, your company will be able to enjoy all of the benefits associated with a strategic staffing plan.   Five Steps to Create a Strategic Plan If your company is… Read More »