Happy Faces Blog

News and resources to help you hire better, increase your value to employers, and keep up with Georgia business developments.

How to Maintain a Work Life Balance When Life Gets Busy

Maintaining a healthy balance in your personal and professional life is more challenging than ever in today’s hectic world. Technology is supposed to make life easier and yet, it can often remove the boundaries between home and work, creating added stress in the process. However, working toward better balance is important for a healthy life.… Read More »

5 Reasons Why You Should Look to a Recruiter for Your Next Job

Unemployment is high and companies are desperate to hire. Yet, finding the job that is the right fit for you is still a challenge. You have to spend hours sifting through job postings, creating a tailored resume for each one, and waiting to hear back. It’s a nerve-wracking process, but one that can be made… Read More »

How to Write the Perfect Cover Letter

The good news? There’s a shortage of workers across the U.S. and right here in Metro Atlanta, meaning jobs abound. The bad news? There’s still plenty of competition for the best opportunities. If you want to land your dream job, you therefore need to persuade the hiring manager you’re a great fit. A cover letter… Read More »

The key to developing better personal relationships at work

Work, like all things in life, involves relationships with other people. Even if you work remotely, you’ll have coworkers and your boss relying on you each day for various tasks and responsibilities. Your work is directly linked to the progress of others, and in order for company processes to move along smoothly—everyone needs to get… Read More »

How To Effectively Maintain Production Quotas

To motivate employees to work hard, some employers institute production quotas. It’s a way to encourage effort and achieve outcomes. However, while the theory behind production quotas is solid, they can also produce unintended consequences for employers. For example, dedicated employees chasing an incentive related to the quota may attempt to achieve their quota at… Read More »