Few managers wake up in the morning excited to provide some negative feedback to an employee. On the contrary, many will avoid having these conversations, especially early in their time as a supervisor. Despite the challenge and potential awkwardness of these conversations, sometimes they are necessary. Next time you have to discuss a hard topic with an employee, follow these tips.
Jun 20, 2018 11:00:00 AM
Jun 18, 2018 9:10:43 AM
Intro: Welcome back to Monday Coffee Blogs. This week we found ourselves at Ferris Coffee’s downtown Grand Rapids location, and it did not disappoint. We’ve got a summer heat wave headed our way so for our second cup of joe we’re sipping on a refreshing iced vanilla latte.
Jun 14, 2018 11:00:00 AM
Every hiring team is looking for certain attributes when screening candidates. Naturally skill level and qualification take top spots in the criteria, but extending an offer isn’t based on what they can offer alone. Before you hire someone, you want to make sure they can fit with your company culture. If you don’t test them against your culture, you may find yourself hiring the best person who’s simply the wrong fit for your company. To avoid this, here are five ways to make sure your candidates will match your company’s culture.
Topics: Interview Questions To Get The Best Candidates, Defining Your Company's Culture, Temp Services In Warren MI,, Finding A Candidate To Match Company Culture, Finding The Right Candidate, Candidate Red Flags
Jun 12, 2018 11:00:00 AM
Just because it used to work doesn’t mean it always will. At one point, maybe your warehouse ran so well you didn’t even need to think about it. Now, however, you’re noticing a pattern of issues that keep arising. You’ve had the same people in charge, but something has changed.
Jun 11, 2018 11:53:57 AM
Intro: Welcome to Monday Coffee Blogs. We want to help start your week off on a caffeinated note and give you a quick peek at the job numbers in the markets we serve. So if you need a little Monday pick me up, look no further than this blog! Disclaimer* reading this blog about coffee does not mean you will feel the magical powers of espresso.
Jun 8, 2018 11:57:35 AM
Intro: Welcome to week twelve of Friday Beer Blogs. We tried to be fancy and go international with our brew this week. This week’s beer comes from Spain and it didn’t take the Spanish Inquisition to get our views on it.
Jun 7, 2018 3:30:00 PM
Society focuses on one message for high schoolers – graduate and go to college. Despite the large debt associated, more students are electing to attend university and earn a degree than before. With all this focus on those going the “traditional” route, others entering the workforce immediately are left without attention.
Jun 1, 2018 1:55:35 PM
Intro: Friday Beer Blogs is back at it with our eleventh drink! This week we’re cracking open a cold one from the home state of Bob Saget and our nation’s fifteenth president, James Buchanan: Pennsylvania. So grab a glass with us as we sip on Victory Brewing’s Sour Monkey.
May 30, 2018 9:30:00 AM
Most people experience some sort of unemployment in their lifetime due to a number of factors. Perhaps your company downsized or had to conduct lay-offs due to economic conditions. It could be you decided to leave a stressful environment and take some time off from your career.
May 25, 2018 9:50:51 AM
Intro: Friday Beers is back with its monumental tenth brew and this week we are trading the “Fresh Coast” for the East Coast. For our tenth drink, we uncapped Dogfish Head Brewery’s Dragons and YumYums.