Behind the Scenes

30 08, 2023

Healthcare Benefits on the Rise

2023-08-30T12:25:21-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Open enrollment is around the corner and employers are scrambling to accommodate the rising cost. The annual premium for individual coverage has risen more than $225 per year on average, and family coverage has risen more than $700 per year on average from 2010 to 2022. Statistically speaking, prices for healthcare grow much faster than inflation and that combined with increasing employee demands has companies, both large and small, forced to make difficult decisions. […]

24 08, 2023

Are You Meeting Life’s Demands?

2023-08-24T11:22:55-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How To, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

There is simply not enough time in the day to meet life’s demands. Aside from working 40 +/- hours per week, we stretch ourselves so thin just to keep up. Pressures to perform come from every direction – play with our animals, keep our kids fulfilled, spend quality time with family and friends, maintain our homes (i.e., laundry, dishes, house projects), keep active, embrace a healthy lifestyle, somehow get 7-8 hours of sleep every night and don’t forget about your partner. […]

18 08, 2023

Is Resignation Really the Answer?

2023-08-18T11:52:41-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How To|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Considering resignation? Deciding to resign from your job is a huge decision, and before making a rash decision, you should consider all of your options and their consequences. Asking these questions will help you make an informed decision. […]

17 08, 2023

Boost Your Motivation With These 6 Steps

2023-08-17T11:53:10-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How To, How to Survive the '9-5', Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Motivation in the workplace is something everyone struggles with from time to time. Staying focused and inspired at work does not always come naturally. Here are six ways to boost your motivation if you've been struggling. Eat the frog. Starting your day with the completion of your most challenging tasks builds confidence and momentum to carry you through the rest of your day. Everything after that point will feel easier. It’s like learning to hit a baseball using a tiny wiffle ball – the baseball gives you a much larger target than the wiffle ball increasing your chances of [...]

10 08, 2023

The Employee Lifecycle

2023-08-10T10:51:51-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How To|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Everybody seems to be talking about the candidate experience, but what about the employee lifecycle? The employee lifecycle includes everything from attraction to exit and if you’re not giving necessary attention to each of these (7) components, you could be limiting your growth potential. […]

2 08, 2023

Why You Should Be Working With a Recruiter

2023-08-02T11:10:50-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, How To, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Searching for a job, whether currently employed or not, is taxing, and due to unfortunate mass layoffs, there are many qualified candidates who now find themselves in the “job seeker” category. We may be biased, but establishing and maintaining contact with a trusted recruiter is always a good idea. There is no fee and no obligation to further a search until you see fit – and an unforeseen layoff seems like a great time to start. Here are 5 signs that it may be time for you to contact a recruiter. […]

28 07, 2023

The Truth Behind Being Late

2023-07-28T08:50:58-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Being “fashionably late” is an excuse that people who are always late give to make themselves feel better, and it isn’t acceptable to your employer. Unfortunately snoozing your alarm 3 or 4 times and rushing out the door is an easy habit to adopt and a very hard one to break. We are creatures of habit, and we tend to lean toward the solution that gives us the most satisfaction now even if it means difficulty later. It’s easy to think that an extra 5-10 minutes will help you feel more rested, but it won’t. Panic ensues when you’re stuck [...]

21 07, 2023

5 Ways to Stand Out (that don’t compromise your work-life balance)

2023-07-21T09:37:57-04:00Categories: Awards and Recognition, Behind the Scenes, General News, How To, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Hustle culture is when a workplace places an intense focus on productivity, ambition, and success, with little regard for rest, self-care, or any sense of work-life balance. Gen Z’ers are every bit more ambitious (and even more anxious) than the overworked millennials before them, but they’re redefining what success looks like between work and life. We’re offering five ways to stand out amongst your colleagues that don’t threaten your work-life balance. […]

30 06, 2023

4 Mistakes You May Be Making in a Position of Management

2023-06-29T11:26:23-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How To|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

A recent study concluded that over 80% of people would consider quitting their job due to bad management. Arguably the most important role of a manager is to drive employee well-being and empowerment – that’s why you get paid the big bucks. A small effort on your part may go a long way with your employees and we are here to bring light to habits you may have unknowingly adopted that are extremely fixable to create a more productive and positive culture! […]

28 06, 2023

Revisit Employee Retention

2023-06-28T09:32:56-04:00Categories: Awards and Recognition, Behind the Scenes, How To|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’ve been searching for months, interview after interview, and you finally land a qualified candidate, an incredible asset to your team – now how do you keep them aboard? What are some of your top retention strategies, and do you make that a priority? Employee retention is a key metric used in the selection and acceptance of a job for a job seeker. Employees have more options than ever when it comes to choosing a workplace that benefits their needs and lifestyle and they are not afraid to jump ship for a seemingly better opportunity. Here are some of [...]

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