Posted by Roy Saunderson on Fri, April 8, 2022

Are you starting a new management or leadership position? When I first started working as a manager three decades ago, I remember that there were many tasks to perform and little instruction on how to lead, engage and recognize my staff.

Over the years I have gained many insights and created a guide with six tips to maintain positive relationships with my employees as a leader. Below are those things I wish I knew about recognition as a first-time manager:

Read More

Posted by Melissa Meunier on Tue, March 29, 2022

A pre-hire assessment is a test or questionnaire that candidates complete as part of the job application process. The use of a valid and expert assessment is an effective way to determine which applicants are the most qualified for a specific job based on their strengths and preferences. Employers typically use the results to determine how well each candidate’s strengths and preferences match the job requirements.

Read More

Posted by Melissa Meunier on Wed, March 16, 2022

The relationship between managers and their direct reports has undergone severe stress testing over the past two years. Unfortunately, most managers have received little or no training in people management – let alone in remote people management.

Unfortunately, one of the consequences of remote work is that people feel a loss
of connection. Although scheduled Zoom meetings and weekly touch-base calls are routine, there are often fewer opportunities for personal interaction between managers and employees in a virtual work environment.

Read More

Posted by Tamika Figaro on Fri, March 11, 2022

Whether we want to admit it or not, we are all filled with biases. And, it has long been known that the hiring process is biased and unfair. Unconscious racism, ageism, and sexism play a significant role in whom gets hired.

Read More

Latest Posts