So, What is Healthy Work Anyway?

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Work is fundamental to our well-being. Most of us depend on work for the economic survival of ourselves and our family. Work can contribute to our sense of purpose, belonging, self-esteem, and health.

Building a Strong Company Culture (And Minimizing Turnover)

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Some amount of employee churn is normal. In fact, about 50% of people recruited into an organization leave within the first two years. It’s just the natural ebb and flow of a human resources department. Whatever the cause, it’s important to look at some ways you can take charge of the situation and turn things around. Let’s talk company culture.

Communication is Key!

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Internal communication is the bloodline of any organization and having an effective system in place will help to ensure that all members of the team are working collaboratively towards a common goal. This will lead to a cohesive culture that empowers employees to act and make decisions in line with the organization’s overall objectives.

10 Books to Boost Company Morale

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Sometime, your team morale starts to take a nosedive. It’s not always your fault, either—it just happens. It might be due to a change in seasons, employee burnout, or a hectic busy season that leaves everyone’s nerves on edge. When you begin to notice the overall drop in enthusiasm, it’s time to take a step […]

3 Questions You Should Ask When Interviewing Millennials

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By 2020, millennials will make up 40 percent of the hourly workforce, so now more than ever, it’s essential to have a better understanding of how these hires will contribute to your workplace. During the hiring process, the interview is always the best time to learn about expectations, skills and experience so the right questions can make all the difference. Listed below are a few question you should consider asking millennial candidates to better understand the direction the workforce is going in.

The Job Shoppe’s When to Hire Guide: 3 Ways to Determine if it’s the Right Time to Hire

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How do you know if now is truly the right time to hire new employees? With so many factors contributing to hiring new employees, it’s vital that your business considers them all in order to confirm that it is the right time to hire. Easier said than done, we know. So, to make the decision easier, The Job Shoppe has created a When to Hire Guide to help you recognize the need for additional staff members and what to consider before you make your hiring decisions.

So, you graduated. Now what? 5 Pro Tips to Land Your First Job After Graduation

Goodbye school, hello world! Gone are the days of staying up until 2 am writing essays. Here are the days of adulting and 40 hour work weeks. As you prepare to receive that long-awaited diploma, you may be wondering, now what? With an ever-changing job market now affected by a global pandemic, finding a job after graduation is more daunting than ever before. Here are 5 job search tips for new graduates to help you stand out and secure your first job offer: