Five Effective Tactics to Increase Diversity and Inclusion in Your Organization

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Top leaders in Chicago are more focused than ever on creating a supportive and inclusive company culture. Finding new ways to cultivate a diverse workforce and show you support your staff can often become a challenge. Discussions about the nature of diversity can lead to conflict and miscommunication. If you’re looking for great ways to […]

Negative Online Review? What Do You Do Now?

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A message from your marketing team comes through: someone posted a scathing comment about your business. You immediately worry about your team, your existing and potential clients, and your company’s reputation. Social media and online interactions can be dangerous and even devastating to a company, so it’s important to catch this fast and do some […]

Why Your Employees Will Quit This Year

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It happens: an employee quits and you’re left asking yourself how it happened. Some losses are more surprising than others. Adaptation is important for any manager because you’re going to have staff members quit on you. Have a plan to follow up, like keeping resumes on file or teaming up with a staffing agency, but […]

Hiring Mistakes New Small Business Owners Make

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You’ve got guts! Starting a small business is no simple feat. This endeavor takes patience, courage, and a lot of business know-how. Any industry leader will tell you that you can’t do it all on your own. This is why it’s so critical for small business owners to hire an effective, trustworthy team to support […]

The Correct Way to Evaluate a Relationship with a Staffing Agency

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Pairing up with a powerful ally is paramount to your company’s productivity. Your staff needs support to succeed. Working with a staffing agency can help you build a beneficial relationship with a community partner that knows exactly how to boost your company’s efficiency. But making the right partnership is key. Be sure you’re getting the […]

Avoid Assumptions with These Three Tips

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Working with people is challenging – not everyone is up to the task of managing a team. It takes a dedicated effort to understand your people and work together effectively. Preventing misunderstandings is simple when you work to prevent assumptions. Misconceptions and miscommunications can happen in the workplace, but top leaders know how to mitigate […]

What Does a Screening Process Entail for Employees Coming from a Staffing Agency?

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Your team is crucial to your productivity. Managers always want to bring in the best possible candidates. When you work with a staffing agency, you know that the administrative struggles are being handled. But it’s helpful to know what your hires go through during the screening process. Here’s what you can expect when you team […]

It’s National Safety Month: Is Workplace Safety a Priority Year-Round in Your Warehouse?

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As National Safety Month begins, it’s time to evaluate your professional priorities. Safety standards and regulations need to be upheld year-round, not just reviewed in the summer or when it’s convenient. Warehouse managers have a duty to keep safety at the forefront of production processes. Safety is a huge issue in a warehouse setting, from […]

Glassdoor Reviews – Are They Affecting Your Candidate Pool?

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Glassdoor, a popular jobs site, has become extremely popular because of its features. The ability to read and submit reviews on companies can be valuable for both job candidates and employers. However, there can be some discrepancies between how you feel about your organization and what previous employees post on Glassdoor. A Glassdoor Rundown Glassdoor […]

Workplace Diversity – How to Make It A Priority

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What do people think of your company? Have you stopped to reflect on your organization’s reputation? If not, you’re making a critical management mistake. In an era of Facebook and LinkedIn, building a positive presence can be just as important as the product or service you provide. Today we want to talk about one specific […]