29 07, 2020

5 Traits and Characteristics of Truly Valuable Employees

By | 2020-07-16T20:36:27+00:00 July 29th, 2020|Employee Relations, Management|0 Comments

These days, success in the employment marketplace is all about doing more with less, and that makes an organization’s workforce—and the employees who comprise that workforce—all the more important. But what makes a truly valuable employee? What traits set apart those exceptional employees from those who are merely good or simply "okay"? This is a [...]

6 05, 2020

Communication, Transparency, and Expectations: Keys to Reopening for Business

By | 2020-05-07T15:28:26+00:00 May 6th, 2020|Employee Relations|0 Comments

All across the country, states are announcing and executing plans for reopening their economies in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Of course, the pace of these plans and the stages involved are different depending upon the industries in which a business operates. However, there are some things that have proven to be consistent across [...]

22 04, 2020

How to Brand Your Organization the Right Way During COVID-19

By | 2020-04-22T18:59:30+00:00 April 22nd, 2020|Employee Relations|0 Comments

During the recent candidate-driven market, employer branding became an important issue in terms of hiring and the employment marketplace. That’s because, with qualified candidates so scarce, employers had to be mindful of the image they portrayed. The better their image, the more attractive they became to top candidates. Well, it’s no longer a candidate-driven market, [...]

4 12, 2019

Why You Should Never be Afraid to Resign from Your Employer

By | 2019-07-26T17:11:20+00:00 December 4th, 2019|Employee Relations, Job Seeker|0 Comments

These are good times for job seekers and candidates in the employment marketplace. For one thing, the economy seems to be doing just fine. For another thing, the unemployment rate in the country has been hovering near historic lows. And not only that, but employers are also quite eager to hire. They’re even being more [...]

9 10, 2019

A Simple Secret for the Better Retention of Top Employees

By | 2019-07-15T16:07:42+00:00 October 9th, 2019|Employee Relations, Management|3 Comments

Employee retention is definitely a concern of employers in today’s marketplace. That’s because finding and hiring top candidates is already difficult. Adding to that degree of difficulty is the fact that more and more professionals are exploring other employment opportunities. Earlier this year, a new report from Gallup estimated that U.S. businesses are losing a [...]

25 09, 2019

What NOT to Do with an Offer of Employment

By | 2019-07-12T18:22:57+00:00 September 25th, 2019|Employee Relations, Job Seeker|0 Comments

We’ve discussed before what it means to accept an offer of employment from an organization. We concluded that accepting an offer means that you’re giving your word that you will leave your current employer and start work with that organization. We also concluded that you should not accept an offer of employment unless you are [...]

18 09, 2019

5 Red Flags That an Employee is About to Quit

By | 2019-07-12T17:55:29+00:00 September 18th, 2019|Employee Relations|0 Comments

It’s no secret that retention is a problem for employers in the marketplace these days. Keeping top-shelf employees should be a priority of employers in every industry. And that includes within the Engineering and Information Technology fields. However, before you can stop an employee from quitting, you have to know in advance that they’re thinking [...]

26 06, 2019

The 3 Reasons Why an Employee Would Leave Your Company

By | 2019-05-01T14:20:45+00:00 June 26th, 2019|Employee Relations, Management|0 Comments

Retention has been and continues to be a big issue for employers in today’s marketplace. That’s because we’re currently in a candidates’ market. That means all candidates have more employment opportunities and options, and the best candidates have the most options and the best options. Despite the fact that companies and organizations are experiencing more [...]