How’s the Talent Search going? 4 Ways to Make Sure You’re Hiring the Right Employee

One of the biggest things that can make or break your business is your hiring strategy for finding the right employees. Fortunately, there are some basic rules you can follow to attract and hire the right employee for your company every time. Here are four ways to ensure you fill your open positions with the best fits possible.

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Four Ideas for Boosting Teamwork and Morale

When it comes to achieving a workplace that’s highly productive and a pleasure to be in, teamwork and high morale are the two single most important ingredients. But, as a manager, team leader or even a small business owner, trying to boost these two things can sometimes be tricky. After all, while you can put people together to work, you can’t make them work together well. The good news is that there are several things you can do to boost team morale and encourage employees to get to know each other and develop friendships, which will then translate into stronger teamwork when in the office.

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Inspiring Teams for Increased Productivity

There’s a special balance for managers and business owners to find in their working environment to ensure productivity is always at its peak levels and its more than just allowing staff to organise their own annual leave. Preventing burn-out in the workplace is a hot topic and something that requires more focus than ever with economies pushing more people to work longer hours and in some cases, multiple jobs, just to afford to maintain a basic lifestyle. It’s important that employers put support systems in place for their employees, this allows them to have somewhere to go if they are feeling stressed or overwhelmed and ensure that nobody reaches the point of no return and ends up out of work due to preventable illness.

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Is it worth using a Labour Hire Company?

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a large company or a small one, at some point you’re going to need extra help and you’re going to have to decide the best route to find your new employees.

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How to Stop Zoning Out at Work

Everyone zones out every once in a while. Some days in the office are harder than others. But when you find yourself zoning out day after day, it begins to affect your work performance. For most people, a downward trend in work performance results in the eventual layoff. In order to get your career (and personal life) back on track, you need to address your ‘spacing out’ problem.

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Perks of Hiring a Professional Painting Company for Your Business

If your business is considering taking out a remodelling project for office, warehouse, retail space, or any other commercial business, then exterior and interior painting must be in your to-do list. When it comes to projects like painting, you have to be very considerable for that. After all, it is your place where you run your business from, and painting is usually once in a while project. Therefore, it makes sense to get the job done by professionals. They know how to manage cost, time, and resources to meet and exceed their client’s expectations. Below in this article, we’ve mentioned a few benefits that you can get if you hire commercial painters. To learn more about them, continue reading!

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Common Meeting Mistakes You Didn’t Know You Were Making

A recent study by Microsoft found managers spend around 12 hours a week in meetings. 69% of employees feel the meetings they attend are not productive. Billions are spent on meetings worldwide, with 13 billion of these happening annually.

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The Many Facets of a Successful Business: Understanding Worker Rights

To start, run, or manage a successful business means wearing a lot of different hats. You have to have a firm grasp of economics. You have to be passionate about your product or service. And if you employ people, you have to have in-depth knowledge about what worker rights are.

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Ways to make your work area more comfortable

The location of your work and the conditions you work in play a great role in determining the quality of your work. If your work area always feels uncomfortable, ultimately, your productivity will likely worsen as a result. Furthermore, uncomfortable workplaces end up affecting your physical and mental health, as well as your overall well-being. Since you spend a large portion of your time at your workplace, you must ensure the area is as comfortable and hospitable as possible.

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How to Achieve a Work-Life Balance

Some people believe trying to balance one’s personal and professional life is a myth and cannot be achieved. Recent research carried out in the United Kingdom highlighted the effects of not having a work-life balance with 63% of managers reporting stress when employees take time out to work, and 67% of managers say their business suffer when employees work while sick.

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