1 Mar, 2022
The Great Resignation and Employee Engagement
Studies show that half of all employees in the US have either resigned, are considering resigning or actively job hunting.
23 Dec, 2021
Let’s Come Together and Celebrate 2022!
Philosopher Immanuel Kant once said, “The nice thing about living in a small town is that if you don’t know what you’re doing, someone else does.” My teenage self would probably tell you that this is certainly true, but far less than ideal. But, as I’ve aged, I’ve come to realize the heart of this statement. People in small towns look out for one another. […]
29 Nov, 2021
Creating a Work-Life Balance
As the weather gets colder and the ground starts to turn white, plans for thriving in the Fall and Winter seasons seem to be changing year by year, especially now that hiring/working rates have increased, and therefore our jobs often become a bigger part of our lives than before; sometimes, as they often say, our jobs ARE our lives. Working professionals – whether they work […]
30 Sep, 2021
The Impact of the Pandemic on Small Businesses.
The impact of the pandemic on small businesses has been enormous. It radically changed business operating procedures, planning, and investment. The good news is that those who endured have shown themselves to be resilient, innovative, and adaptive. Those who adapted, scaled back, and hunkered down now face another challenge: a labor shortage. The reasons for this situation are manifold, but, whatever the case, businesses must […]
19 Feb, 2021
Making the Best of It
While just surviving has often been Job #1, consider taking a candid look at what was working and what wasn’t regarding business operations and plans.
27 Jan, 2021
Secrets to Virtual Recruiting
While the economy has been hard hit with millions of lost jobs, many organizations are still actively searching for good candidates. One of the most common worries I hear is the challenge of recruiting and hiring good candidates in all business sectors. From food services to manufacturing and health care, the frustration is the same. How do we find and hire qualified candidates during […]
16 Dec, 2020
Your 2021 Digital Check-Up
As we turn the calendar over to 2021, let’s take stock using some simple steps to polish your digital footprint.
30 Nov, 2020
Change is Inevitable- Adaptation Isn’t
“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” — Benjamin Franklin. Covid-19 showed us just how uncertain our business plans and operations can be. This almost instantaneous change has been forced upon us. Most often, technology, regulation, competition or simply customer preference force change. The impact of the pandemic and the nationwide shut down of the economy is without precedent. No one […]