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October 30, 2019

How Much Is A New Tradesman Worth?

So, you own or manage an industrial company and you are thinking about growth. Tradesmen are probably your revenue-generating employees and it makes sense that, if […]
March 18, 2019

Why Great Employers and Great Employees Can’t Find Each Other

Unique Times We are currently in the depths of the most challenging hiring market in a generation. Nationwide unemployment stands at a dismal 3.8%, and for […]
December 17, 2018

Workers Ghosting Employers: Understandable or An Abomination?

Multiple articles appeared in the past week in the Washington Post, Fox Business and Business Insider after the Federal Reserve of Chicago in its December Beige […]
June 26, 2018

How Much Are Bad Hires Costing You?

A few bad hires can be a big blow to the company budget.  According to the U.S. Department of Labor, “it’s estimated that the average cost […]
June 26, 2018

The New Hire Formula: How Executives and HR Managers Determine The Potential Value of a New Hire

Okay, quick test: To grow your revenues $2 million, $20 million, or $200 million how many new employees would you need? How much incremental profit do […]
June 26, 2018

ROWE Your Business to Success! Meet the “Results-Oriented Work Environment”

I had a boss once who used to say, “I don’t care about output — only outcomes.” He managed a small team in a competitive organization, […]
June 25, 2018

Today’s “Fidget Spinners” Could be Tomorrow’s U.S. Skilled Workforce

Children are enthralled, teachers are aghast, and parents are searching high-and-low to find their children this new distraction device. The Fidget Spinner, a low-tech toy, has proven […]