What kind of benefits do employees want? Recent surveys tell the story

There are many aspects of work and life that were fundamentally altered by the recent pandemic, and that includes what workers value in terms of the benefits their employers extend to them.

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Remote team tips to make your company more productive

One of the biggest changes thrust onto employers and employees alike during the pandemic was a forced shift to remote work.

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Poll shows employees want more diversity — here’s why it matters

Diversity and inclusion have become notable buzzwords in business over the past several years, and led many leaders and executives to wonder how these issues could affect their companies.

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6 things your small business can automate

In recent years, a growing number of businesses — regardless of size — have increased the amount of automated services they use within their daily operations.

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What’s the state of small-business AI adoption?

Artificial intelligence has certainly become a bit of a buzzword in the business world over the past few years.

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Easing into working from the office again

For many companies of all sizes, the time to ask employees to return to their normal offices for work is close at hand — if it hasn't already arrived.

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How to tighten up small-business cybersecurity

For many small-business owners, the idea of suffering a cybersecurity attack or breach can seem far fetched: Why would someone target your small organization?

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How to give your workers more work-from-home power

The pandemic forced a lot of businesses to completely overhaul the way they operated, including having their employees work from home for months on end with little to no in-office interaction.

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5 common cybersecurity mistakes small- and mid-size companies make

As the owner or executive of a small- or mid-sized business, you have a lot on your plate at any given time, all of which demand time or attention you may not always be able to spare.

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Getting more out of your meetings

Team meetings, client meetings, 1-on-1 meetings and everything in between are all highly important to your company for a number of different reasons.

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How to make your staff better at spotting top candidates

When you are looking to hire a new team member, it may be incumbent upon multiple members of your staff to examine resumes and cover letters, conduct interviews and sign off on hiring decisions.

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5 things you need to make your startup successful

So you're trying to get a new startup off the ground, and the good news is that you no doubt understand just how tricky it can be to fully set yourself up for success.

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Are you doing enough to keep applicant data safe?

Whether you think about it consciously or not, you are opening yourself up to a bit of risk when you post a new job listing.

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Surveys show employers rethinking incentive programs, benefits

Even at a time when millions are out of work, companies are doing all they can to not only ensure they can attract attention from job seekers, but lock in on the absolute best candidates available.

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Why leadership skills matter — from the mailroom to the boardroom

Whether you are building a team from the ground up as a relatively new business or just want to set your employees up for success, it's a good idea to prioritize development of leadership skills.

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6 ways to improve your onboarding process

When you are bringing a new hire into your organization, the goal should be to set them up for success so they can seamlessly integrate into their teams.

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7 great New Year’s resolutions for your business

January is already winding down, but if you have yet to craft any New Year's resolutions for your business or individual teams, now is absolutely the time to do so.

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5 tech trends your business needs to know about

A new year is upon us, and after an extremely tumultuous 2020, it should come as no surprise that the big trend for business tech — regardless of company size — is decentralization.

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7 ways to set your new CFO up for success

If your company is still deciding whether you need a chief financial officer, or you're close to making the hire, there are certainly qualities you should be on the lookout for with any candidate.

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How do workers feel about their benefits?

These days, human resources departments for companies of all shapes and sizes have even more on their plates than usual.

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C-suite execs still see COVID-19 challenges as 2021 approaches

The novel coronavirus pandemic has been more than a little difficult for just about every type of business to deal with, regardless of industry.

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How managers can give better feedback

Giving negative feedback is likely to be the hardest part of any manager's job, but it is vital when it comes to helping struggling employees get back up to speed and be the best team members they possibly can.

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What a good startup needs to succeed

If you're just starting to get a business off the ground, you likely know how monumental of a task it can be to point the organization in the right direction and set it up for long-term success.

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What you need to know about remote work as 2020 winds down

Across the country — and indeed, around the world — millions of businesses large and small were forced to pivot their operations to account for the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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7 data security tips for businesses in 2021

The start of the new year is closer than you might think, and it's never too early to start planning the cybersecurity strategies to protect your company and its employees.

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The 5 leadership skills all managers should have

At any level of your organization, you need leaders who can keep their teams on task and deliver results on an ongoing basis.

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Hiring your first HR manager? Here’s what to look for

If your company is growing to the point that you need to have a dedicated human resources manager or director, you may have a lot of questions.

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5 qualities to look for in a CFO

When your company is in a position to hire a chief financial officer, whether it's for the first time or to replace a departing executive, there is often a lot at stake.

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Consumers more reliant on fintech amid pandemic

The novel coronavirus pandemic changed consumer behavior significantly, and while experts agree that many of those changes are only going to last as long as the lockdowns do, some may be here to stay.

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