Are You Meeting New Employees’ Pay Expectations?

In today’s digital world, professionals can access tons of salary information with just a few clicks. Job seekers and employees alike can find out what their skills are worth or what others are earning for performing similar duties. As a result, an increasing number of professionals have clearly defined salary expectations. This mindset can be… Read More »

How Much Should You Support Employees’ Extracurricular Activities?

  Most companies focus on their employees’ work-related time and activities. After all, ensuring everyone remains productive and engaged on the job is critical to the organization’s success, making it an obvious priority. However, employers also need to be aware their workers have lives outside of the workplace. Additionally, understanding that good work-life balance benefits… Read More »

Summer Is Here: Are Your Employees Enjoying It?

  Most professionals spend at least 40 hours a week in the workplace. During the summer, it’s easy to become distracted by the beautiful weather or feel disappointed you can’t spend your time enjoying this amazing season. Keeping workers engaged during the summer can be challenging. However, by injecting some fun into the workplace, you… Read More »

Your Personal Trait Employees Like Most!

  As a manager, your employees look to you for inspiration and guidance. Any personal trait of yours influences how you are perceived, impacting how the workplace operates, incidentally or otherwise. When it comes to their manager’s personal trait, there is one that is incredibly likely to help your employees thrive. Plus, it is often… Read More »

Does Your Workplace Focus on Well-Being?

    Employee wellness is critical if you want your company to thrive, and it is not an issue you should expect your workers to address only during their off-hours. If your organization is not focused on the well-being of your staff, preventable problems may occur that harm productivity and morale. Luckily, your company can… Read More »

How to Handle Unhappy Employees

    Every workplace has its fair share of unhappy employees. In some cases, they are simply dissatisfied with aspects of their role or with their boss. In others, personal challenges are impacting their overall mood, influencing how they feel about every part of their life. Regardless of the reason, it is still important for… Read More »

What You Need to Do for Employees on Their Way Out

  As a manager, letting people go is one of the toughest aspects of your job. While it is necessary at times, handling the situation professionally is not always easy, regardless of whether the employee is being terminated for a performance issue, something more severe, or factors that are outside of everyone’s control. When an… Read More »

5 Tips to Make – And Keep – Your Employees Happy

  Workplace morale commonly ebbs and flows. Everything from increasing or decreasing workloads to shifts in the seasons can impact the mood in your workplace, and not always for the better. Luckily, there are things you can do as an employer to counteract declines in morale, empowering you to improve the mood of your staff.… Read More »

Use These Tips to Make Safety Training Engaging

  Engagement is critical for the learning process. If the material or approach do not capture the attention of your employees, your safety training will not be as effective. This could result in knowledge gaps, injuries, or worse, simply because your team was not giving the training their full attention. Finding ways to make your… Read More »

Stop Making Your Employees Feel “Stuck” in Meetings

  If you ask your team about their favorite part of their workday, essentially no one is going to say meetings. More often than not, these gatherings aren’t very productive. Instead, they are merely interruptions, disrupting the flow of your employees’ days. Plus, most workers have no choice but to attend. Even if the meeting… Read More »