A big step in a small business is hiring someone. Get it right.
It’s all about environment, structure, implementation and people.
As a small business owner, it’s time to fully understand what you need to do to improve in your HR process before things go wrong.
Recruiting good staff is arguably one of the most important aspects of running a small business.
It’s all about productivity, motivation and reducing distractions.
How do we really get flexibility rolling?
How to determine your hiring needs when starting out.
Do you really need HR as a start up or scale up or small business? The short answer is yes. But this doesn’t necessarily mean you need to hire an HR department, writes HR expert and co-founder of shilo, Ilona Charles. People, HR and startups Start-ups are hard. All your energy is going into the… Read more »
Business leaders must focus on workforce health, not just productivity, to achieve and sustain employee resilience, writes Mary Baker, director of PR and Corporate Communications at Gartner. Many leaders have looked at productivity and engagement as ways to gauge how employees have fared during the pandemic. There are certainly signs of workforce resilience, but there… Read more »
I recently spent a day working with the leadership team of a freshly merged company. The decisions that the new CEO had to make were really no different from the ones every business owner needs to make every day of every year – which people to keep and which to let go? What products to… Read more »
Think back to a time when you were learning a new skill as a young child. A common one is the time when your parents removed the training wheels on your very first bike. You were starting with no experience of the skill, but a willingness to sit with the discomfort and knowledge that in… Read more »
As allegations of rape and sexual misconduct ricochet around the halls of Parliament, we thought it was time to take a fresh look at the #metoo movement and explore why every business needs a sexual harassment policy and why it can’t simply be about paying lipservice. Soon after sexual misconduct allegations against Hollywood movie producer… Read more »