Most business owners and managers are aware that it’s expected of them to prevent discrimination against employees in the workplace. Failing to do so doesn’t just often result in losing good employees and poor performances, but it can even drive up your insurance, and require paying legal costs should things escalate to litigation. (more…)
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When it comes to hiring a receptionist you will want to ensure that you do not rush, take your time and make sure that you get the best person for the job. There are a lot of things to consider before employing someone for this role, and you will want to think carefully before you rush into choosing someone for this essential role in your business. As a receptionist is a client facing position, your main focus should be on the level of customer service that you are going to provide your customers. (more…)
You know you’ve got a great idea. You know you’ve got an excellent product. You know that the service your business provides is impressive. The next thing you need to figure out how to do is to get attention for your brand. With all of those good things in place, you still need people to know who you are and what you do, and that’s where branding comes into question.
If you work from home, then you understand that there are a slew of unique challenges to wrangle. Getting your home office under control means that there is order, comfort, and peace. Working from home takes self discipline, and it helps to set up the most suitable environment.
There are those of us who don’t do the best being away from home for extended periods of time. Some people have families to look after. Some people have phobias of leaving their homes, but none of that means there aren’t some great minds ripe for the picking.
It’s a fact of life that nothing is certain but change. In the world of business, this change can be positive, adding to the success of the operation, or it can be negative, draining the spirit and life of owners and managers in spite of all best efforts. In many settings, the directors of the company can make decisions that will reverse a negative situation or add to an effort that is not producing desired results. (more…)