How to Improve Employee Engagement

How to Improve Employee Engagement

How to Survive the '9-5'
  We discuss the effects of the current low unemployment rate a lot, but it is super important when it comes to running your business! Professionals have so many opportunities at their fingertips to get up and run to if they see one that fits their needs better. It’s hard to attract and retain quality talent, which means you have to try to entice them and prove that you’re the company for them. Once you are working with them, you obviously don’t want them to leave. Find out how to increase employee engagement and retention by reading on! (more…)
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Link Roundup: Loving Your Job Isn’t Impossible

Link Roundup: Loving Your Job Isn’t Impossible

How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups
Though loving our jobs every day is close to impossible, it’s still important that we have a general sense of meaning and satisfaction. Maintaining job satisfaction can be done through many different ways in addition to taking the time to step back from your work now and then to regain productivity. Find out how in this week’s round of blogs below! (more…)
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The Work Habits You Need to Break

The Work Habits You Need to Break

How to Survive the '9-5'
We all have bad habits and accumulating more and more over time can reflect poorly on your work ethic. The more habits you have, the tougher they will be to break. Sometimes we may not even notice we have said bad habit! We have listed a few of the most common bad work habits below for you to be aware of and how to break them if you can relate. Breaking these habits will make you a more satisfied and motivated employee. (more…)
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5 Ways to Make a New Employee Feel Welcome

5 Ways to Make a New Employee Feel Welcome

Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5'
Preparing for a new employee’s arrival is exciting and very important! From the moment they walk through the door, they should feel welcome, appreciated, and a part of the team. You want to make a great first impression with them and landing that first impression could lead to motivation, increased quality of work, and employee retention! Check out these 5 tips on making a new employee feel at home during their first days at the office. Be Prepared It is important to be prepared before the employee’s first day at the office. Ahead of time, make a schedule of tasks and training times. Keeping a new employee busy is a great start to job satisfaction. If an employee shows up with little work to do or is just thrown into…
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The Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

The Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

How to Survive the '9-5'
Reading is a great way to stay informed on trends and relative news that can help you succeed in your career. But have you ever considered listening to podcasts for business related news? Podcasts are a growing medium and they’re convenient, especially for commuters! There are podcasts out there that cover pretty much any topic you can imagine. The podcast market is saturated so we have provided a list of the most influential podcasts we know of covering a range of topics that can help your career. (more…)
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5 Ways to Find Satisfaction In Your Job

5 Ways to Find Satisfaction In Your Job

How to Survive the '9-5'
Finding satisfaction in your job is an important part of a healthy career. No matter how much you are paid, and how successful you are, job satisfaction is a crucial component of the mix. Feeling unfulfilled and unsatisfied isn't uncommon, and knowing how to address it at work is valuable  for any professional. Below we highlight a few different ways you can try to bring back that sense of fulfillment and satisfaction to your work. (more…)
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