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Infographic: Training the workforce of the future

  • February 19, 2019

The need for high-skilled workers is growing faster than the pool of available candidates. Check out our latest infographic to learn more about how this could affect both employers and employees.

Infographic: Are your employees becoming less loyal?

  • November 27, 2018

In a market where unemployment levels are so low and new jobs are plentiful, candidates have the upper hand. Many workers are realizing the abundance of opportunities available to them. Most professionals no longer have to go out of their way to hunt for jobs. Rather, recruiters are reaching out to them through LinkedIn, alumni […]

How to Use Workplace Competition To Boost Production

  • September 10, 2018

When it comes to improving performance, encouraging creativity, and maintaining motivation, taking turns won’t cut it. People need a goal to strive towards. This is where healthy competition comes in.

Avoid These Common Meeting Mistakes

  • August 16, 2018

Meetings are valuable because they encourage communication, providing a place for team members to get a say. However, when attendees don’t get this chance, they might walk away feeling like the meeting was a waste. Unfortunately, certain scenarios can make people uncomfortable speaking up.

Meetings: When Bigger Isn’t Better

  • August 8, 2018

Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, has a curious rule for meetings. He doesn’t plan any meetings in which two pizzas aren’t enough to feed everyone (Inc). Despite the company’s gargantuan size (it counted on more than half a million employees in 2017), Bezos sticks steadfastly to his two-pizza rule.

Designing the Ideal Meeting Agenda

  • August 7, 2018

Going into an important meeting without an agenda is a little bit like baking a cake without the recipe. It could turn out well—but more likely it’ll be a complete disaster.

How to Have Goal-Oriented Meetings

  • July 26, 2018

Across industries and departments, these are some common meeting topics with defined and specific purposes. Here are some types of meetings to help you clarify the results you’re looking for: