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

How to Have a Difficult Conversation About Work Performance with a Challenging Employee

One of your many roles as a manager is to keep harmony in the workplace. When one employee isn’t pulling their fair share of the workload, it can be upsetting to other hard-working members of your workforce. When this happens, you need to have a conversation with the slacking employee—and this already-awkward conversation can be… Read More »

Five Ways to Squash Workplace Negativity

Into every workplace a little negativity will sometimes fall. Though a blend of personalities and viewpoints will ultimately make your company culture stronger, it stands to reason that not everyone will see eye-to-eye all the time. This is a perfectly normal occurrence when people work together, and it’s how you handle it as a manager that makes all the difference.    How… Read More »

The Data Shows You Need to Take a Walk This Afternoon

How much time do you spend inside an office building each workday? Even if you’re stationed by a window, time spent indoors for long stretches of time can be mentally draining. And if you spend a large portion of your workday sitting, this can be an added strain on your mood and well-being. So, what can… Read More »

The Key to Selling Yourself and Your Work Experience in an Interview

Ready to impress in your upcoming job interview? You want to represent your very best self without sounding arrogant or desperate. The key is to be confident and outgoing, and build a rapport with your interviewer. If you’re feeling nervous—don’t worry. It’s extremely common. But with practice and by following these five tips from a… Read More »

Three Characteristics to Look for When Interviewing and Screening Potential Housekeepers and Hotel Employees

Finding employees with the right characteristics will help you make the best hiring choices. After all, the cost of employee turnover is high, so you want to choose candidates who will stick with your company long-term. You’ll be able to provide the service your customers expect, and this will help you build your satisfaction ratings… Read More »

Pallet Safety Round-Up: Safety Measures to Take When Working With (and Breaking Up) Wood Pallets

Safety should always come first, regardless of your job title! When working with pallets, it’s important to take specific precautions and use proper handling techniques to avoid common injuries like puncture wounds, and sprained or broken ankles and toes. Just follow these tips from a leading provider of jobs in Statesboro, GA, to keep yourself… Read More »

Four Events in Atlanta to Help you Regain your Happiness and Work/Life Balance this June

With the summertime beginning to bloom all around us, your mind may start to wander to your plans after work. Getting out and getting social is good for your work-life balance, and the Atlanta Metropolitan Area features many attractions as summer gets into full swing. If you’re looking for something to do this June 2019,… Read More »

How a Recruiter Could Help You Land Your Dream Job

In your search for a new job, have you considered working with a recruiter? Looking for a new job can be a daunting—and time consuming—task, but working with a recruiter can help make it much easier for you. It’s important to understand that a recruiter’s role isn’t to place candidates with jobs—it’s to place jobs… Read More »

Five Clear Signs Your Staff is Miserable… and How to Fix it!

Every employer’s dream is a staff full of happy, satisfied workers. But, it’s a delicate balance managing people, and it’s a job that requires constant attention. After all, your employees keep the wheels spinning on your business, and you want them to be inspired and invigorated by their work. So what can you do when… Read More »

Back to Basics: How to Prepare for Your Next Interview

Interviews aren’t for the faint of heart. You’ve worked long and hard to get there—and you want to land this exciting new job! So what can you do to get yourself one step closer to the top of the application stack? It just takes some smart planning and a little perfecting of key interview skills… Read More »