Why Lose Talented Employees? Retain Them Instead!

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Has your organization been experiencing low employee retention rates for a while? If so, this can be very frustrating because it’s overwhelming keeping up with the replacement process. High turnover is also bad for business due to the time and costs of replacing employees. It’s natural to turn this frustration into blame that’s targeted at… Read more »

How to Make a Temp Job Permanent in Jackson

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While the rest of the US economy is experiencing a slow return to pre-recession job numbers, the temp staffing industry is thriving with many new opportunities. Job seekers who may be struggling to find work in their industries are likely to have better success by taking temp to permanent jobs through staffing agencies. Temp jobs… Read more »

How to Become an Employer of Choice in Jackson MS

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There are many ways to recruit and hire today, but there is only one way to attract the very best candidates to your door. This is to become an employer of choice in your area. In this case, it’s in Jackson MS, the state capital, and a thriving metropolitan area that’s home to nearly 200,000… Read more »

7 Ideal Incentives for Hourly Employees

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It takes more than just a generous salary and rewarding work environment to keep hourly employees on board.  High performance employees are looking for the total package.  Smart managers know that in order to improve employee morale and encourage higher levels of productivity from their employees, they need to develop hourly employee incentive programs to… Read more »

Improve Employee Quality of Work and Life Balance

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Your employees are the lifeblood of your organization. Therefore, taking care of them is paramount to successful HR management. Studies have shown that when employees are fully engaged and satisfied with their employer, they tend to be more productive, loyal, and healthy. Happy employees also tend to miss less work. Having work-life balance is the… Read more »

How to Pay your Highly Qualified Temps Fairly

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Your temps are keeping your business running. Perhaps you have found that some of them are very good at their job. They are the type of workforce you want to have. Many temporary workers are doing their job at a high level, often with the hope of moving into positions that are more permanent. What… Read more »

Compensating Outside the Box to Attract Top Candidates

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Believe it or not, you don’t have to spend a lot of money, as a business, in order to offer perks that will net you a great deal of good will with current and prospective employees. In fact, some people will give up higher pay in a job in order to receive a select set… Read more »

How the iPad Is Changing Learning and IT

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The iPad has become one of the most desirable of all technologies available today. This handheld computer tablet can go anywhere and do virtually anything your desktop or laptop can do (and sometimes do it better.) If your business is not using them yet, it could be lacking in some of the best technology out… Read more »

Reasons New Employees Don’t Survive – How You Can Set Them Up for Success

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As an employer, you have spent time and money finding the perfect candidate for a job opening at your company. However, while you have found a candidate that fits your specifications, including his work experience, educational background, and unique skill set, this doesn’t necessarily mean that he will be a good fit for your company…. Read more »

Factors to Consider When Looking to Fill an Executive Position

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You are ready to attract that top executive; the candidate who is going to help take your business to the next level. As you enter the world of hiring an executive, you will need to get serious. It is possible to lure in applicants that are seasoned and proven, if you provide those individuals with… Read more »