What If I Don’t Have an Employee Handbook?

  A company’s employee handbook is not required by law, and many companies choose not to have one even though many laws require employers to inform employees of their workplace rights. Despite these reasons, I strongly advise writing an employee handbook based on my experience in human resources for more than 15 years.   Communicate...

In 7 Easy Steps, Learn How to Disagree

It’s inevitable that there will be disagreements. Competing interests lead to them. They can also occur when people have different ideas about how to achieve a common goal, even when they are theoretically working toward the same goal. Disagreements can provide great leadership opportunities for great leaders.   A disagreement can be turned into progress...

8 Common Business Bookkeeping and Accounting

Tell us if this doesn’t feel familiar…. Frequently, it feels as though everyone in their field of profession is berating you for doing something the “wrong way”. The “wrong way” – according to them. You’re “wrong” because you don’t utilize a specific type of accounting software, you’re “wrong” because you do your own bookkeeping, etc. Yet,...

Season of Earnings Begins

The second half of the year started with Friday’s jobs report, and we’re getting into the narrative this week. Our first look under the hood of the economy will be on Wednesday, then earning season will begin on Thursday. A true economic threat is emerging from Covid, which has already closed down casinos in Macau....

Now Offering Virtual Assistant Programs

Virtual Assistant Programs are on the rise. MCDA CCG has been flooded with requests for Virtual Assistant demands and inquiries. You asked, so we listened! We are now offering Virtual Assistant programs with some of the top US based talent for your next VA! When deciding how to augment your business, you may be confused...

Retention Revolution: Turn the Great Resignation into A Success

  RETENTION REVOLUTION   With the employee retention revolution happening a majority of businesses in every state have been affected by the Great Resignation. Additionally, new-age leaders fail to understand the connection between employee retention and satisfaction – most especially at a time of centralized and decentralized workforces. Through its technology, ThoughtExchange, the only enterprise...

unnamed (43)

Being self-employed has many advantages, everyone else sees that you get to set your own hours, be your own boss, and price your own products/services. But what may seem like the “ideal” and “perfect” situation to others are actually their own disadvantages. The responsibilities hidden between the lines of these so-called “perks” are enough to...