Tag Archives: productivity

Find Your Balance

The internet loves doling out advice. Browse it long enough and you’ll find any type of advice for every group or demographic. We found this list of advice from Ragan.com for young professionals helpful in many ways. While every one of those 20 pieces of advice are helpful when it comes to creating and building […]

Invest In Your Employees

  What is Costco’s secret? The large retailer has weathered the downturn of the economy while still maintaining its low prices for customers and great pay and benefits for employees. Competitor to Wal-Mart and Amazon, Costco is known for its membership in order to shop. Customers pay $55 a year to shop at Costco, which […]

Employee Engagement [INFOGRAPHIC]

We found this fantastic infographic from HR blog Staff Motivation Matters – that we really wanted to share! Employee engagement is extremely important in a company’s success. High levels of productivity and low levels of employee turnover create that coveted sweet spot of employee engagement all companies strive to achieve. No matter what country a […]

Hire The Person, Not Just Their Skills

Hiring a job candidate is a strategic and time-consuming process for many companies. It requires a match of skills, experience, and personality between the candidate and the position. Matching a candidate with a position can take a few days, or even weeks. Of course, companies should take careful consideration into matching the skills and experience […]

Office vs. Home: The Battle of the Productive Workplaces

A company that suddenly purges its work-from-home option doesn’t seem to have a grasp on improving its employment brand or company culture. In an effort to modify the company’s productivity at Yahoo, CEO Marissa Mayer has demanded all telecommuters to be present at the office, no matter the situation. This antiquated approach has imaginably disgruntled […]

5 Steps to Office Happiness

Happiness in the workplace could be the secret to employee productivity. Companies are coming to this conclusion that these two ideas are in fact, correlated significantly with each other at an increasing pace. Happy employees equal productive employees. According to a recent Gallup Poll, unproductive employees create an economic loss of 350 billion dollars a […]

Flexibility Means Productivity

Life’s vicissitudes are inevitable. The changes and uncertainties that do occur can affect the relationship between an employee and their employer. That’s why we believe that employers with varying degrees of flexibility help employees stay motivated and productive. PayScale, a company that calculates pay data for a range of careers, compiled a list of the […]