ARE YOU AWARE OF THE AFFECTS OF THE PANDEMIC ON CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS?

With families dealing with multiple concerns stemming from the world’s pandemic, though children may not verbalize their thoughts and feelings, you can be sure that they exist, and many reactions may surprise you. When a father came home one evening and shared with his family that he had been downsized, losing his job that he’d … Read more

IDEAS FOR STIMULATING GROWTH IN OUR AREA

In these times of extreme stress and mixed emotions, we need the insight and out-of-the-box thinking, which could produce proactive and productive ideas and creations that would ignite the creative juices needed for positive outcomes.  There are those people, who possess a unique ability to conger up ideas and creations, that can stimulate fresh approaches, … Read more

Efforts to Create a Positive & Progressive 2021

When developing a credible, efficient, and strategic plan for the future, a business or organization needs the insight and perspective of intelligent, progressive and experienced professionals, who can collaborate best practices to guide an organization to a solid path of a bright, successful future. The future is always full of unpredictable events and changes, which … Read more

Characteristics of a Credible and Respected CEO/LEADER

As we initially discussed the idea of starting our own business, my husband, Bill Crigger, encouraged my becoming the CEO.  However, I thought he was joking.  I believed in the purpose and focus of our Human Resources firm, but I saw Bill as being more suited for that role.  Still, Bill insisted that I possessed … Read more

Experiences Can Motivate Us to Accomplish Priorities

Most people need to have “purpose” in their lives, which gives their lives more meaning and can motivate them to get up each day.  It is not unusual for you to have experienced some sad event, which leaves you with a desire to help such an event not to repeat itself.  The tasks needed to … Read more

Overall Observations and Reactions to National Elections

Election Day is almost upon us.  How does that make you feel?  There are mixed reactions and responses to this question, and probably quite a few who are not sure what they will feel.  Because there are several large issues and concerns connected with this election and those candidates, some outcomes could be positive and … Read more

Important Decisions Require Strategic Considerations

These days we are faced with serious, upcoming decisions and choices.  It will take more than logic and research to determine what choices will be best for most people in the long run.  This involves giving sufficient thought to not only the immediate needs, but how our choices might benefit more including all the factors … Read more

Hiring: Why Job Candidates Fail to Complete the Interview Process?

Since COVID-19 arrived, it is doubtful that you will see any public “Job Fairs”.  And that is only one change.  The pandemic has required a wide range of changes in business.  Interviews can be by phone or internet, or maybe by televised cameras, though more human resources professionals are finding it unusual and rather disappointing … Read more

During this COVID Period, What Else is on Your Mind?

Of course, COVID is an important topic, and most of us want to get it resolved, but that takes “everyone’s cooperation”.  In the meantime, what is something that might create positive thoughts and might be something that doesn’t trigger a debate or argument?  It is definitely not politics!  With Thanksgiving arriving next month, perhaps we … Read more

Challenges for Human Resources Today

This experience with COVID-19 has caused so many challenges for companies and businesses, as well as individuals, but I suspect there will be more challenges yet to come.  Even with a vaccine, there will be no guarantees, and people will still continue to have doubts and fears about what could happen.  If you watch the … Read more