What is Workforce Optimization? Ultimate Guide
What is Workforce Optimization? Ultimate Guide
Have you ever wished there was a way to guarantee that the personnel you employ operate as effectively and efficiently as possible? The solution is to optimize the workforce. With the correct equipment, you can improve productivity, employee morale, and the working environment. We will go through the fundamentals of workforce optimization and offer useful...
HR and Marketing: Bringing Both Together for Better Business
HR and Marketing: Bringing Both Together for Better Business
Typically, when we think about human resources and marketing, we picture two distinct departments within a business, one concentrating on external factors and the other on internal factors. But the collaboration between these two departments is growing. Consumerization of HR Many refer to it as the consumerization of HR. Employee recruitment, engagement, and development are...
How Does Outsourced Accounting Work?
How Does Outsourced Accounting Work?
Any business trying to meet the financial needs of their organization can benefit from outsourced accounting firms. These services can cater to the particular demands of your company and range from straightforward bookkeeping to fully fractionalized CFOs. This article explains the operation of outsourced accounting services and how they can help your company. Your business...
Pros and Cons of Cash Advances
Pros and Cons of Cash Advances
According to data gathered by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 20% of small businesses fail in the first year and close down in less than five. While some of these entrepreneurs fail because they failed to fill a need, had a poor business plan, or chose the wrong location, many small firms fail because...
4 Ways to Enhance Your Email Marketing Strategy Using Social Media
4 Ways to Enhance Your Email Marketing Strategy Using Social Media
A well-targeted, effectively executed Ecommerce email marketing campaign can make the difference between a lead becoming a conversion for your company or the sale going to one of your competitors. Is your email marketing plan working as effectively as it possibly can? In addition to making sure that your emails appeal to your target audience, a...
Can Personal Debts Affect Your Limited Company?
Can Personal Debts Affect Your Limited Company?
  How does debt impact your limited company? We are all aware that our personal credit scores can have an impact on how much money we can borrow for a loan. This post will address this issue and offer advice on how to lower personal debt. Even though it’s advised to never combine business and pleasure,...
7 Tips to Make Sure Your Marketing Emails Get Read by Prospects
7 Tips to Make Sure Your Marketing Emails Get Read by Prospects
Online marketing is now very competitive. Every day, thousands of new websites are uploaded to the Internet, increasing competition. It is now difficult to rank higher in organic search results. You should use tactics that allow you to communicate with your prospects directly in such a competitive market. Email marketing serves to do that for...
What Is a Fractional CFO? Small Business Guide
What Is a Fractional CFO? Small Business Guide
What is a Fractional CFO? A specialist in finance who works as needed to assist your company in achieving its objectives is known as a fractional CFO. They offer the same caliber of knowledge you’d anticipate from a full-time CFO at a fraction of the price and time commitment. The majority of fractional CFOs have...
How to Increase Employee Motivation on Friday’s in the Workplace
How to Increase Employee Motivation on Friday’s in the Workplace
There are numerous strategies to increase workplace fun and intrigue while preserving professionalism. The creation of Fun Fridays is a simple method to promote a relaxed atmosphere in the workplace. Basically, the office will do something fun and engaging on a Friday once a week or once a month to help everyone get pumped for...
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Many of us can remember the days of posting a job in the newspaper. While hiring methods have certainly evolved since the digital revolution, the ability to reach a wider audience has led to even more competition. This being said, every business at some point will need to invest in their job advertisements.  As we...

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There are many contributing factors that can drive an employee to resign from his/her position. Employees who find themselves constantly buried in their workloads and without the proper support from their peers and management will suffer the “need to get out” mentality.  In a recent survey nearly 600 individuals said they left their job without...

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A specific memory that still holds strong in our minds has to do with a company our team has previously worked with. After spending a few years trying to get off the ground, this company began to see significant growth, however, their seemingly uniform culture also came under fire.  In their attempts to combat this...

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There’s a lot going on in our world right now, to say very the least.  While we are always advocates for checking on your employee’s mental health and overall well-being -as well as your own -outside events can easily trigger emotions and sneak in feelings of overwhelm.  Discussions pertaining to mental health have come a...

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In the past looking forward it would have seemed unlikely, but looking at it now, most of us wouldn’t have it any other way. The Covid-19 pandemic undoubtedly altered the workplace dynamic in many ways, it began by reducing all human interaction and further introducing new methods of communication and collaboration. As we find ourselves...

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If you saw our recent post, “What the Workplace Harassment Law Reform Will Mean for Your Business”, you saw how the latest workplace harassment legislation to pass Senate is working to fix a broken system, and what you can expect the moment it is signed into law. Workplace harassment takes on many different forms; you should...

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“Long overdue.”  “It will help fix a broken system.”  “You’re going to have a chance to be heard differently.” The above are statements made by lawmakers-of both parties- when asked to comment on the workplace harassment legislation that passed the Senate on Thursday (February 10th, 2022) after years of deliberations. The next step requires President...

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Employees leaving their bosses- not companies is not a new concept – it’s just recently gaining traction. The trending Great Resignation movement narrows in on quitting employees, as opposed to the root of the cause: bad leaders.  For example, have you ever worked in a position where you considered it to be “just a job”?...

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The past two years have brought forth many universal challenges leaving many of us struggling with our mental wellness. While society continues to make strides in breaking down the stigma of mental health, there is still much work to be done. Today marks World Mental Health Day 2021; to honor this day we are doing...

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Can you believe it? Today is the first day of October – and this officially commences the nation-wide acceptance to embrace the holiday season. Whether your workplace has already set up decorations, you’re currently in the process, or have yet to begin, Halloween decor can be a fun-yet appropriate- contribution to the office. There is...

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The exorbitant volume of work recruiting is stressful under normal circumstances, and practically impossible in the era of Covid-19. Between shortlisting, administration, interviewing, reviewing, etc., additional time seems to dwindle, and the applicable expenses see a sudden spike.  All of this; only to be at the mercy of candidate no-shows at the time of interviewing...

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Who here remembers the dreaded group projects in school? Whether your group was assigned by your instructor or you had the ability to choose your team, there were always those few procrastination-prone individuals who would dump their work onto the rest of the team members.  “Group projects teach you the team skills you will need...

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From the garage-sale second hands to the elite appliances sold in exclusive stores, you can expect to find a microwave in every work breakroom around the globe.  A simple yet functional machine, microwaves allow you and the rest of your associates to heat up breakfasts, lunches, and snacks quickly on the job. However, as with...

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No one likes the 3 “S” words: stale, stinky, or strong. Research proves that organization in the workplace improves functionality and productivity, but did you know that smells also contribute to our mood and work performance? Think about it, the average person spends 40 hours of their week at their workplace, that’s over 2,000 in...

With ever-evolving shifts in societal trends, the thin line differentiating appropriacy for the workplace from creating a poor image grows smaller. As the millennial generation continues to take over the workforce and challenge traditional workplace dress standards, it enhances the importance for your business to have definitive guidelines in place. Workplace cultures and job performances...

The days of working 35-40+ years for the same employer and retiring with a nice pension after years of work and loyalty seem to have been replaced with a new normal – changing jobs every few years pursuing knowledge, challenge and career satisfaction. How many people do you know that have started and ended their...