What comes to mind when you think of marijuana? Teenagers out way past their curfew getting up to no good? College kids with no supervision looking to blow off some steam? You're likely partially right, but now more than ever working adults and average Joes are using marijuana... and they aren't always breaking the law. … Continue reading Marijuana and the workplace… it may be April Fools’ Day, but this is no joke!
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
Job description + your resume = the perfect match! For part two of this blog series, let's talk about a resume in relation to dating. Now you might ask yourself, “How in the world is the job hunt related to dating?” Well, in part one of this series, we explained how a relationship is connected … Continue reading The Perfect Pairing: Crafting a Resume
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.
Let the 'butterflies in the stomach' feeling commence! It's job fair season. For many seniors, the job search is now in full swing. During the coming months, campuses around the country will be hosting job or career fairs for their graduating students. Some may be asking: With so little time, how would I be noticed? … Continue reading It’s Job Fair Season…Help!
In Georgia, its time to update your safe driving policy!