Your Leadership Skills Matter to Your Employees

Your leadership skills aren’t just something to cultivate for a resume. They are a set of skills that should be exercised each day to make you better manager and leader. As you demonstrate your leadership skills, you will make yourself more approachable, more memorable, and your workers may also start to practice the skills you […]

The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Workforce Solutions

The practice of outsourcing has become quite popular for all kinds of companies, small and large. Not everything can, or should, be outsourced. In fact, frivolous outsourcing can create problems, but when done strategically, the practice can help your company meet or exceed goals. From saving money, to staying focused, there are several smart reasons […]

Why is Work-Life Balance so Tough Sometimes?

“Work-Life Balance” is one of those phrases that most workers think about every day and have as a primary goal in their life, even if they don’t call it by name. It’s also vague because it means something different to each person. What is Work-Life Balance? At it’s core, work-life balance is a spin-off of […]

5 Ways to Creating a Safe & Productive Work Environment

No matter the size of your company, workplace safety is extremely important. A safe environment promotes peace of mind, and also productivity. While it might take some time and extra effort to set up safety policies, guidelines, and protocols, it will go a long way in fostering a positive work environment for your employees. Be […]

How to intentionally build break times into your workday

How to intentionally build break times into your workday When you feel like you can’t catch a break, you need to give yourself one. And you need to give yourself a lot more than one each day in order to thrive. Here are five types of breaks that you can intentionally schedule into your life […]

Why Having an Updated Resume is Important

An employer’s first impression of you begins the moment you submit your application and resume. A well-crafted resume should contain enough information to interest potential employers and hopefully land you a job interview. It doesn’t matter if you are applying for a manufacturing job, retail work or a management position, employers will likely ask for […]

What Makes Star Employees Stay?

What Makes Star Employees Stay? Today we address a question that is a key issue in the corporate world: “What can you do to retain your star employees?” We’re talking about those diligent ones who perform even amid changing circumstances, the ones who are passionate and persevering, the ones whom others love and are proud of working […]

How to Eat a Healthy Work Lunch for Less Money

Whether you’ve made a resolution to eat better this year or are trying to save money, healthy work lunches are always a challenge. Here’s how to make healthy work lunches on a budget. Plan Ahead It’s tempting to try to pack your lunches each night, but the reality is that after a busy day, most […]

How to Make More Time for Deep Work

How to Make More Time for Deep Work Accomplishing your goals requires a dedicated focus on the projects that matter-and minimizing those that don’t. Here’s how to prep your brain for the task The brain is not set up to work on more than one thing at a time. According to “The Myth of Multitasking,” […]

Top 10 Tips for Telephone Interviews

Good news! You’ve received a call back after filling out the online application. You could be well on your way to your next job opportunity! Here are 10 important tips to keep in mind when having a telephone interview with a Staffing Specialist. Top 10 Tips for Telephone Interviews Use a land-line phone, if you […]