Who Was Your Best Boss?

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As a manager or business owner, you may not think much about the best boss you’ve ever had in your past career experiences. However, you may want to ponder this for a moment. In fact, if you think back about your previous employers, you may realize that they had a lot to do with shaping… Read more »

A Fun Topic: Improving Company Culture | Create a Game

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Did you know that you can easily begin creating a corporate culture that is more positive just by creating and incorporating games into the scene? Being able to work in a great workplace culture is more important than many people consider. From team building and stress relief, to creativity boosting activities, gaming is becoming a… Read more »

How Failing Can Actually Improve Your Leadership

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Being a leader does not mean you have to be perfect all the time. While you may think that failure is a sign of weakness in a leader, it is actually a sign of being human. And as humans, we are all flawed and destined to make mistakes at times. If you are faced with… Read more »

Social Era Strategies for Businesses in Mississippi

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The business world has been transformed by a rise in a focus on social strategy. The world’s largest companies are turning more and more to social avenues for sharing information and marketing purposes. This comes as no surprise as many people are actively engaged online through social networks, community forums, and online associations. It makes… Read more »

Your Management Priorities in Jackson, MS

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As a manager, have you ever stopped to think what your actual priorities should be? Outside of maintaining order and compliance with corporate policies and procedures, it’s up to you to lead your employees though some tough things. Yet, for many managers this seems like the impossible task. Being an effective manager means having the… Read more »

The Top Job Skills to Recruit For

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Recruiting in today’s marketplace can be quite a challenge. It’s difficult to find a few standout candidates in what seems to be a never-ending sea of candidates. Many of these candidates appear perfectly qualified for the position on paper. So, how do you mow through the giant stacks of applicants in order to find 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 »

Your Business and EPL Insurance

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Businesses have a lot to deal with these days. One of the biggest, yet hidden potential problems that business owners face is litigation from former and/or current employees. That’s why it’s so important for business owners and human resource departments to consider the value of purchasing employment practices liability insurance (EPL Insurance). You may not… Read more »

A Review of NCCI’s Workers’ Comp Report

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Each year, the NCCI (National Council on Compensation Insurance, Inc.) puts out a must-read report known as the NCCI Issues Report. It points out issues that impact the market and future for those in the workers’ compensation insurance field. This year, there were more than a few unanticipated and, largely, unwelcomed discoveries made. This review… Read more »

Keep Your Employees Engaged this Summer!

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Things are heating up outside, and inside, the entire company is cutting out earlier and earlier with every passing Friday afternoon. Summer is here and minds are turning to anything and everything but the company’s bottom line. It’s hard to be the one walking around with the big stick, demanding everyone fall into line. As… Read more »