How to Keep Employees Engaged During a Slow Summer Season

Almost all employees would rather be outside enjoying the summer sunshine than working inside an office. This is why most companies experience a decline in productivity throughout July and August. As an HR professional, you need a plan to increase motivation and productivity among your workforce throughout the months of warmer weather. This helps reduce […]

How to Build a High-Performance Team

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Creating a high-performance team takes planning and time. It requires finding the right mix of employees to create a team that’s stronger than its individual members. A high-performance team blends healthy attitudes and actions. It includes goal-focused employees with specialized knowledge and skills. The members collaborate and innovate to consistently produce top-notch results. A high-performance […]

How to Improve Your Team’s Safety Awareness

Your safety policies and procedures keep your employees out of harm’s way. But beyond following the rules, it’s also a good idea for employees to be aware of situations that can put themselves or others in danger. The term safety awareness refers to employees making a habit of identifying unsafe conditions and considering what to […]

Five Ways to Promote Mental Health Within Your Team

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Employee mental health is more critical now than ever before. Stress from the pandemic has infiltrated everyone’s lives and made the day-to-day more difficult. Workers have had to adjust to shifting policies and procedures to maintain safety, hybrid work models, short-handed staffing, layoffs, furloughs, resignation of coworkers seeking different employment—and all the while with the […]

How to Appeal to Gen Z and Millennials

In the war on talent, it helps to understand the people you’re looking to hire, especially based on which generation they’re from. A candidate’s generation has a strong influence on its values. By understanding more of what drives and motivates younger generations, it will be easier for your company to attract and retain them in […]

How to Boost Employee Morale During Winter

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It’s widely reported and very understandable: Employee morale falls during winter. Here’s how to beat that with your employees.  The holidays have wrapped up and it’s time to start a new year, but the weather is cold and grey. If you’ve ever suffered from wintertime blues, you know what it’s like. And seasonal depression is […]