Category Archives: Human Resources

7 Ways To Improve Employee Retention Rates In Business

Can your company achieve the seemingly impossible: make employees look forward to coming into work? After the Second World War, working for a company was about making a lifetime commitment. In return for the promise of financial security into retirement, employees were willing to show up for work bright-eyed and bushy-tailed ready to pitch in and move the enterprise forward. Now, ... Read More »

How Hiring Independent Contractors Can Allow Your Business To Grow

If you own your own business, you will probably need to hire an independent contractor at some point in the duration of managing your business. Thankfully, there are is a deep talent pool when it comes to contractors, and independent contractors provide a ton of benefits to business. However, most business owners are not aware of just how positively they ... Read More »

8 Tactics To Hiring The Right Employee For Your Small Business

The vulnerability of small businesses isn’t lost on many. One aspect that contributes to a businesses vulnerability is the employees who make the small business run. The right person can boost a businesses success and move the business down the right path to meet its long-term goals. I recently spoke with one small massage company in Toronto to get their ... Read More »

Top HR Gamification Examples Of Successful Onboarding & Recruitment

Gamification of a variety of business processes is becoming more widespread than ever before. Human Resources is one of the areas of business that is witnessing the most applications of gamification techniques. If you want to see some of the best examples of gamification, keep reading. These HR gamification examples can definitely help make your department a whole lot more ... Read More »

5 Workplace Safety Tips That Every Business Should Know

Safety is a factor that should definitely be a priority in the workplace. The safer employees feel in a work environment, the more productive they become. Creating a safe environment with workplace accessories is more than just writing a few rules and posting it up on a wall. Awareness among workers should be developed. If employees adhere and follow general ... Read More »

Why Hiring Growth Hackers Helps Startups Reach Growth Goals Sooner

There are many articles available online that talk about the ever-growing presence of growth hackers in business. However, many of those articles are targeted at the growth hackers themselves, not HR professionals like you, who may need a bit of guidance when it comes to whether or not to employ a growth hacker at your organization. There are many benefits ... Read More »

Major Employment Law Basics For HR, Social Media And Production

Business law requires a constant update on what are the rules and regulations of your industry. More specifically, employment law has a major impact on a business. Every business owner should have a strong working concept of the employment laws in their country, state and town. Depending on the various laws, employees and employers must abide by certain rules. In ... Read More »

How To Improve Career Prospects With Distance Learning

A distance learning course can be something that you do to broaden your knowledge on a subject you enjoy or, in most cases; it can help to advance your career exponentially. So, if you’re looking to open a new window of opportunity in your job, why not consider signing up for a professional course today? It shows that you are ... Read More »

5 Great Company Culture Ideas To Improve Office Morale Now

If you own a business, you know that no workplace will ever succeed with unhappy employees. That is why company culture is such an important part of employee retention and overall business performance. If you need to improve workplace morale at your business, try implementing these useful company culture ideas to improve office camaraderie and, ultimately, productivity. Celebrate Special Occasions ... Read More »

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