10 Tips for Hiring Great Employees

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Hiring the right employee and keeping them engaged is the secret to a successful business. Your employees are the lifeblood of the company and each one of them contributes to the success of your business. You must make sure that each new hire is the best that you can find within the required time … [Read more...]

7 C’s: How to Hire Great Employees

Great Employees

As your small business grows you come to a point where you must add extra hands to keep the momentum going.  Hiring the right employee goes beyond matching their skills to your job description. Staffing a small business is a critical step and you must have a strategy in place or you will learn the … [Read more...]

7 Ways Staffing Agencies Can Save You MONEY

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One of the many benefits of using a staffing company is to reduce your operating costs.  Here are 7 ways your small business  can reduce your costs directly or indirectly. 1) Convert Fixed Costs to Variable Costs:   For some positions in your company you could save money by converting your “Fixed … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Work with a Staffing Agency

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Staffing companies create value for their clients and for their employees.  Most staffing agencies have a niche market they serve and they have become experts in those industries.  Agencies have a unique relationship with their employees because the employees are the “product” they sell.  Here are 5 … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Hire a Staffing Company vs. Hiring a Direct Employee

Staffing Agency

Most small business owners are not aware of the tremendous benefits of leveraging the services of a staffing company.  Many owners have a vague recollection of working with a temp in their corporate life in a larger company but are unaware of how staffing companies can help their smaller … [Read more...]

Why do people find it so difficult to delegate?

Overwhelmed Business Owner

In our business we see the struggle that people go through before they are comfortable delegating personal tasks. They know they need to delegate but the decision to do so takes time, for some it takes a few days for others months. Why do people find it so difficult to delegate, especially … [Read more...]

Onboarding a New Employee

New Hire

In some companies the new hires fail at a rate of 46%.  An important way for business owners to combat these challenges is to implement an effective onboarding program. The goal of the Onboarding process is to help new hires adjust to the social and performance aspects of their jobs quickly and … [Read more...]

How to Hire a Virtual Team Member

Virtual Team

You’re drowning in work—a victim of your own success.  And now you need help–someone who can work with little supervision.  Your needs can be met virtually by a team member working as an employee, independent contractor, or service provider (such as a Bookkeeper, Admin Assistant, Personal Assistant, … [Read more...]