How To Motivate Your Employees to Keep Learning

Did your college diploma come with a free, lifetime supply of business acumen? Mine sure didn’t! Nobody enters the workforce knowing…well, much of anything! Luckily, you took the advice of your commencement speaker and committed to life-long learning. As the “Dean” of your own business, you sincerely want to pass your wisdom on to your … Continue reading “How To Motivate Your Employees to Keep Learning”

How “Cooler Heads” Extinguish “Heated” Workplace Conflict

…The following is a public service announcement… The workplace. When managed correctly, it’s a lush campground for collaboration, career building, and high fives. But, take caution! Adding more campers means greater susceptibility to out-of-control fires known as “workplace conflict.” Only you can prevent them! A little workplace conflict is normal and healthy, like a control … Continue reading “How “Cooler Heads” Extinguish “Heated” Workplace Conflict”

How to Ask Interview Questions that Actually Matter

When a job candidate walks into your conference room, start by asking yourself, “Is this candidate more prepared for this interview than I am?” Too many businesses riddle candidates with random interview questions that might as well be answered by a Magic Eight Ball. “On a scale of 0 to Spock, how logical are you?” … Continue reading “How to Ask Interview Questions that Actually Matter”

Fixing Common Organization Chart Mistakes

Ah, business ownership. Yep, it’s hard not to gaze upon what you’ve built and proclaim, “home sweet home.” Little do you suspect that the very foundation of your home, the organization chart, is about as flimsy as the paper money that’s about to go flying out of your wallet. Organization charts that are contaminated with … Continue reading “Fixing Common Organization Chart Mistakes”