“My Employees Know I Appreciate Them”…But Do They?
You appreciate your employees and know they’re a valuable asset. But are you regularly telling them, or just assuming they understand that?  If it’s the latter, it’s a dangerous mistake... Continue Reading »
The Importance of Showing Employees Their Impact on the Company
You understand the importance of what your employees do each day. But do they? Do they know that without them, you couldn't get orders out the door, deal with customer complaints, or add new clients... Continue Reading »
The Engagement Series: A Manager’s Greatest Asset is Happy Employees
Your people are more than just a means to getting a job done. They're your greatest asset; without them, you couldn't run your company.  Unfortunately, though, many employers are more focused... Continue Reading »
How Solving Employees’ Pain Points Will Solve Yours
You know the importance of taking care of your customers. But what about your employees? What do you do to help meet their wants and needs, as well as solve their problems?  When you're focused... Continue Reading »
Tips for Dealing With Employees Who Don’t Get Along
When it comes to the workplace, dealing with employee conflict is a sticky situation. As the manager, you’re in charge of your team. At the same time, all involved are adults. So should you step aside... Continue Reading »
Why Is Proactive Training Better Than Reactive Training?
As the saying goes, “your people are your most important asset.” It’s why investing in them through training makes business sense. Study after study shows that when you do, you increase... Continue Reading »
Benefits of Making Small Talk With Your Candidate Before Interviewing
When it comes to the job interview, you want to find out about a candidate’s skills, as well as their personality. A good way to do both is by making small talk first, before you dive into the harder-hitting... Continue Reading »
Becoming a Great Boss is Simple: It Starts With Gratitude
When you express gratitude, it makes people feel good. But did you know that it literally changes your brain? In fact, according to UCLA’s Mindfulness Awareness Research Center, regularly expressing... Continue Reading »
The Future of Drones is Here & Ready to Make Your Workplace Safer
When you think of drones, issues like national security come to mind. However, did you know they can also be used to keep your workplace safe? In fact, many companies are using these high-flying tools to... Continue Reading »
Why Aren’t More Women in the Manufacturing Industry?
Manufacturing and related technical fields have steadily grown in terms of employment. Despite this increase in opportunity, it continues to be a male-dominated field. In fact, it seems women are actually... Continue Reading »