April is Records and Information Management Month

April 13, 2021


April is Records and Information Management Month, and we wanted to recognize how records management has played a key role during the last year, especially as employees across many organizations have been asked to work from home due to the …

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Here are a few of our tips for getting the most out of the process and getting the best results.

Getting The Most Out of Your Interview Process

January 7, 2021


The interview process can often be a daunting one, but it is very important in ensuring the strength of your organization. Here are a few of our tips for getting the most out of the process and getting the best …

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Find the Business Structure Your Company Needs

October 8, 2020


Every company needs a form of structure in order to succeed. A business structure should lead your business to an end goal of success and help new employees become integrated into your company. There are many different types of organizational …

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On management: Be the last one to speak

May 9, 2018


A facility manager’s job is about more than just managing a facility—it’s also about managing your employees as a leader. Author Simon Sinek recently gave an inspiring talk about how to solicit the best ideas, and the concept is simple: …

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How to deal with resistance to change

December 27, 2017


Some employees embrace change. They can see the potential for improvement in any plan, and they actively work toward implementation. However, every organization has a few individuals who resist change and voice their objection. As a manager, how do you …

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Changing minds, Part One: Changing others’ minds

May 24, 2017


We’ve all been there. You’re in a meeting and you’ve put forth an idea or a suggestion. You’ve done your research. You know your stuff. And yet, someone still objects. They don’t like your idea and have a different approach. …

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Decision-Making, Part 2: How to Make Better Decisions

March 8, 2017


Last month we explored how to avoid decision fatigue, which can lead to bad decision-making. But even if you are rested, fed and armed with the right data, making good decisions can be tough. In a recent survey, 60% of …

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Managing Employee Vacation Time

June 9, 2016


Summer is here and with it brings an increase in employee requests for time off. This can be a real headache for the person managing employee vacations, trying to grant as many vacations as possible while also making sure you …

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