Tag Archives: Employees

How to Address High Turnover With Retail Employees

Kellie Wong January 14, 2021 Here’s a not-so-fun fact: Retail employees leave their positions at a rate that’s over four times higher than the average turnover rate in all other industries. According to Human Resources Today, that translates to $ 19 billion in costs related to hiring and training new employees. The highest turnover rates … Continue reading How to Address High Turnover With Retail Employees

The New Second Shift: Study Shows Many Full-Time Employees Took on Freelance Work

Stefan Palios January 11, 2021 More full-time employees are taking a second shift. But it’s not necessarily to care for family. It’s to moonlight as a freelancer. As the pandemic has more people considering freelancing and as big business commit to hiring freelancers, there’s a lot of opportunity on the table. What’s interesting, though, is … Continue reading The New Second Shift: Study Shows Many Full-Time Employees Took on Freelance Work

How is COVID Impacting Employees’ Mental Wellbeing?

Sarah Deane December 29, 2020 Recent employee insights on stress, productivity, and wellbeing. It is an understatement to say that COVID has fundamentally changed the way we live, work, and play, now…and in the future. 2021 is likely to be a year of transformation, innovation, and a time for redefining the paradigms we have been … Continue reading How is COVID Impacting Employees’ Mental Wellbeing?

No More Guesswork: Here’s What Your Employees Want for the Holidays

Theresa McEndree December 3, 2020 2020 has had its fair share of challenges. Many businesses like yours have had to pivot strategies, shift employee work arrangements and re-evaluate internal processes to adjust to the impacts of COVID-19. And you’re not done yet. There’s extensive pressure on you this upcoming holiday season to make sure you’re … Continue reading No More Guesswork: Here’s What Your Employees Want for the Holidays

How to Navigate Year-End Reviews for Employees

Julie Winkle Giulioni December 3, 2020 Year-end reviews for employees are challenging – even for the most skillful of leaders. The reasons are varied. For instance, the way they’re scheduled in a concentrated fashion forces those with many direct reports to spend weeks on end planning and conducting non-stop conversations. The way they’re structured favors … Continue reading How to Navigate Year-End Reviews for Employees

How to Get Employees Involved in Reducing Business Expenses

Catherine vanVonno November 24, 2020 Pixabay Because of the economic climate COVID-19 has caused, businesses everywhere are working hard to reduce expenses. Effective cost-cutting techniques don’t just help you save money. They also build your company’s resilience and prepare it for setbacks. They teach you how to work with what you have right where you … Continue reading How to Get Employees Involved in Reducing Business Expenses

Should You Let Employees Shop During Work Hours? (Black Friday 2020)

Dale Strickland November 24, 2020 Black Friday and Cyber Monday are coming up soon, which means that instances of employees shopping at work are going to skyrocket. As a manager you’re going to be faced with quite the dilemma: Should you let your employees do their holiday shopping during work hours? In this article I’ll … Continue reading Should You Let Employees Shop During Work Hours? (Black Friday 2020)

Happy Employees Make All the Difference: The Top 4 Reasons We Love LinkedIn and Their Model for Employee and Customer Success

Veronica Krieg October 25, 2020 Uber. Amazon. Facebook. By now you know the tales of tech giants who founded a unicorn company from a humble workspace. Garages, basements, their mom’s couch, a dorm room – you name it, tech has done it. And while these companies are ultra-successful, it’s rare to find one that’s scaled … Continue reading Happy Employees Make All the Difference: The Top 4 Reasons We Love LinkedIn and Their Model for Employee and Customer Success