As my 8-month-old Rhodesian Ridgeback lays snoring beside me, I can't help but be grateful that she is past that young puppy stage that made it impossible to do anything but keep my eyes on her, replace shoes with chew toys and monitor her potty breaks all day. Through those first few weeks with her … Continue reading Creating a pet-friendly work environment
The War for Talent is nothing new and with the labor market the tightest it has been in over 50 years, finding and retaining talent can be a struggle for companies of all sizes. There may have been a time in your business that you were able to hire and onboard team members easily. … Continue reading How to perfect your Framework to Hire
Monday, January 21, 2019 we celebrate MLK Day. Every year, I think about what this day means, to some it's just a day off school. Others may work for an organization that includes MLK as a company paid holiday. To me, it's so much more than a national holiday, it's a day that I try to … Continue reading “I have a dream…”
Is it time to consider switching payroll providers? Hire Ventures and Gusto have partnered together to simplify your small business payroll needs with big-time features! Gusto makes payroll so easy, you'll wonder why you didn't switch sooner! The set-up is a snap and it integrates seamlessly with all of the most popular accounting software programs. What … Continue reading Hire Ventures does Payroll #withGusto
Halloween has come and gone and leading up the big event, I've seen so many emails, articles and blogs referencing "ghosting". Most of them are work-related ghosting references about applicants or new hires "ghosting" a company. I find that more often, it's the company or recruiter that "ghosts" candidates. In this incredibly tight job market, … Continue reading Ghosting and the Candidate Experience
As an employer, you not only have an obligation to ensure your employees can take time off to vote but it may also be mandated by state law.
In Georgia, its time to update your safe driving policy!
We are super excited to be heading to the Windy City next week for the #SHRM18 Annual Conference and Expo! This is the conference to attend for HR professionals to gain powerful and relevant training and professional development, have opportunities to network with others and stay up to date on the latest compliance and cultural … Continue reading #SHRM18 – Let’s do this!
Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, WhatsApp, LinkedIn, Messenger, Voxer, Skype etc. Social Media is part of our everyday life, it can be great for sharing information and staying connected. These social apps can certainly provide countless benefits, but they can also hurt your job hunt and even hinder your professional advancement. You are what you … Continue reading Social Media; top 5 ways it can hurt your career
You want to bring your dog/cat/ferret/fish to work…well, ok! Here at Hire Ventures, we have a pretty eclectic mix of clients! We help everyone, from high tech corporate start-ups to family-owned donut shops and everything in between. No matter the business, if there are employees, there are sure to be HR needs. With all of … Continue reading Dogs in the Workplace (woof woof)