Professionalism in the workplace may be the standard, but drama is oftentimes inevitable. Drama in the workplace comes in many forms. It may evolve from office gossip or an unchecked rumor into conflict among colleagues. Office drama can create an uncomfortable, unproductive, or even hostile workplace environment. To help diffuse drama in the workplace here’s the best way to document problems at work and solve them from our HR expert.
Feedback is essential to the productivity of any office, no matter the size of the team. Providing your employees with a sense of how they are doing on their ongoing projects can help them continuously improve their work and skills. But giving negative feedback is not easy. Let's dive into the importance of feedback in the workplace and how you can constructively provide it to improve any employee behavior issues and promote satisfactory work efforts.
No matter the size of a company, there will always be instances of employee misconduct to address. When conduct problems arise, it’s important to have disciplinary processes in place that empower both your company and employees to improve. Having an employee handbook for small businesses can make it easier to address any situation that arises.
If you're unfamiliar with HR, then you might believe a cookie-cutter approach will work well for your needs. However, that is rarely ever the case. Human Resources are often complex for each organization and industry. Instead of copying another company's strategy for HR, it's best to seek out custom HR solutions for your business.
The COVID-19 pandemic has raged across the world for well over a year now. As vaccines become more widely available and social distancing restrictions are slowly lifting, a distant end to the pandemic is in sight. This has led many business owners to wonder how to safely return to the office. Can employers require vaccines? How can you give your workforce absolute peace of mind while at work? We're here to share expert guidance to help you return to work after the COVID-19 pandemic.
I’ve never been much of a golfer. I remember my dad telling me he wished he had played more golf. So a few years ago when I drove past a mini-golf course on the way to pick up him from summer camp, I decided I was going to surprise my son with a quick 18 holes.