We all need a little more flexibility in our lives, which is perhaps one of the driving reasons behind the choice that many employees make regarding their future. Rather than working for a single company, with a boss above them, people are now -- more than any other time...
When it comes to achieving success in the restaurant business, there are a couple of factors that make all the difference. Of course, the quality of the food is one, but a second important point to consider is the standard of service. And one of the best ways to...
Keeping your employees happy is so important when you run a business. Why? Because happy employees stick around and they tend to give it their all for you and your business. It’s probably fair to say that the most successful businesses, in all ways, are the ones who look...
Millennials are now a backbone in the job market, but they have shed the traditional approach to occupations that shaped the generations before them.One of the biggest shifts in terms of millennial thinking is around company loyalty. For millennials, it’s easier and far more appealing to quit their jobs...
Dealing with the distasteful and emotionally devastating parts of life is how we build strength. As cliché as it may sound, it’s true. Being fired unexpectedly, particularly from a career which you have put years into, can be one of the most psyche-wrecking and emotionally painful experiences there is....
Do you know what to look for when hiring a new employee? Great employees come in all shapes and sizes, but most share a handful of characteristics that set them apart from their “merely” good counterparts. (Nothing against good employees — there’s room for them in the workforce too.)Keeping...
For decades now, manufacture has been a necessary but cumbersome element of business that many people have simply outsourced to overseas outfits in countries like China or India. This decision has been largely motivated by costs or simple logistics. It’s a lot more costly and time consuming to set...
When you’re a startup, and entirely on your own, you often tend to focus on getting the job done. You’re not always bothered that you may be working from your bedroom, garage, or your friend’s couch - you just want to get the work done. But, as you grow...