Staffing Resources

How to Talk to Your Boss When You’re Over-Stressed and Over-Worked

May 26th, 2017

I try to be a good employee. I’m responsible, punctual, and professional. So why is my boss punishing me by sticking me with extra work? Have you ever felt this way? Sadly, many of the best employees end up becoming burned out because their bosses rely on them too much. If you’re feeling over-stressed and […]

Is a Summer Vacation Just What You Need to Make the Rest of 2017 a Success?

May 19th, 2017

Back in 1910, William Taft made the statement that vacations should be two or three months long, “in order to continue work the next year with that energy and effectiveness which it ought to have” (The New York Times, 07/31/1910). Most employers won’t give you that much time off, but according to a paper published […]

Must-Have Interviewing Skills to Improve Your Hiring Process

May 12th, 2017

Whether you’re new to managing or not, hiring the right person is always going to be a tricky task. Unless you are able to develop the right interviewing skills, there is no way you will be able to accurately assess a candidate in the short amount of time you have with them. So, what skills […]

Does Your Company Need to Update Its Marijuana Policy?

May 5th, 2017

The legalization of marijuana has been quite controversial for the past several years. To date, the use of marijuana is still illegal under federal law. Even so, 28 states have legalized it for medicinal use and 8 states for recreational use. Whether your company is in one of those states or not, the question of […]