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Hurricane Harvey: Ten Ways to Help Your Employees

Evacuation orders are still being announced in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, which has caused massive damage and displacement of individuals in the coastal communities of Southeast Texas. Employees and employers working in all the areas affected by the storm and...

4 Ways to Look More Polished at Work

All too often, great work at the office is overshadowed by an unprofessional, unpolished appearance. How you carry yourself can impact nearly every aspect of your work. Whether you’re giving a presentation or interviewing a job candidate, it’s important to have a...

Can Workplace Conflict be Healthy?

You most likely try to avoid conflict at work. All of us do. At even a hint of conflict, we turn and run the other way. Disagreements can produce a similar reaction—we know that opposing others can have a slew of negative consequences. For HR professionals and...

Onboarding Practices Every Company Should Have

Finally! The long, tiring interview process is over. Your candidate passed the background check and drug test. You’re confident that they’re the right fit for the job. Don’t get too excited, however. The hard part has just started. Onboarding can be complicated and...

6 Email Etiquette Mistakes You’re Making Every Day

We’ve all had that feeling. You click “send” on an email and instantly notice that you’ve included typos, replied to all, or forgotten to include an attachment. What’s worse, is how many mistakes we make without even noticing. There are many small mistakes that are...

5 Low-Cost Ways to Motivate Your Team

Team motivation is integral to keeping employees engaged and happy at your company. You might think that motivation only comes from one thing: salary increases. That’s not the case, however. While raises are an important part of employee happiness, there are other...

12 Inspiring Quotes About Resilience

Most of us will hit roadblocks in our careers, but the most successful of us will bounce back. In a rapidly changing hiring and human resources landscape, it can be hard to keep up. It’s important for company leaders to have a positive but realistic outlook on their...
Tips For Handling Workplace Hostility

Tips For Handling Workplace Hostility

Even in the workplace, where professionalism is expected at all times, hostility can arise from employees. Emotions can run high and lead some professionals to voice their unhappiness. This can place many of their coworkers in an uncomfortable position and create more...
Get Moving! 6 Ways to Stay Active at a Desk Job

Get Moving! 6 Ways to Stay Active at a Desk Job

We’ve all heard it before: sitting for too long at our desk jobs comes along with many health risks. We often sit for 8 hours at work, then sit in our cars on the drive home, and finally end the day sitting on the couch. Unfortunately, the risks of sitting come in...
5 New Year’s Resolutions for a Better Career in 2017

5 New Year’s Resolutions for a Better Career in 2017

Many of us make New Year’s resolutions that are aimed at improving our personal lives or our family life. But what about our careers? Improving our lives at the office can lead to less stress both at home and in the office. When choosing your resolution this year,...