Retirement: What’s it all about and how should you prepare for it?

February 23, 2018
Most people look forward to retirement with both anticipation and anxiety. In most instances, they have thought about it a lot. Read More

New Year’s resolutions: Will you be a winner?

January 19, 2018
The new year has arrived. But the question becomes where are we going? For many, they will make this new year an opportunity to change for the better, like more exercise, better eating habits, improved relationships; a burst of positive energy. Read More

Telecommuting: things to consider before implementing

December 15, 2017
When computers started to appear in the workplace, people were enthralled with how such equipment would change how we work. Read More

The ties that bind: employee retention

November 17, 2017
People use quotes or phrases that they pick up along life’s path that get incorporated into their daily lives. Read More

Onboarding: Is there serious value or is it hype?

August 4, 2017
Riding around town these days, it’s easy to see a number of signs that indicate an organization is looking to hire staff. Read More

Best of times? Worst of times? Check the data

September 2, 2016
Most people would say that the first step in solving a problem is to define the issues. Read More

Leadership develops within a team, not on its own

July 22, 2016
Hard to believe, after all these months, the potential political leadership options for our country are becoming formalized for a vote in November. Read More

Employee records are more than a walk in the park

May 20, 2016
It seems like employee record keeping is all about common sense, so what can you write that people need to hear or would find interesting? Read More

Effective performance: defining the ‘big picture’

February 5, 2016
A former partner sent me an article from The New York Times that discussed how social media is changing how employees feel about their jobs and their on-the-job practices, as well as addressing retention and other recruiting matters. Read More

Is human resources a sort of social barometer?

January 1, 2016
Recently, I received a video clip from a friend of a radio program produced by Paul Harvey, a well-known commentator in the ’70s and ’80s. Read More