WHICH ISSUE DO YOU FIND MORE PRESSING AND CAUSES MORE STRESS

Jointly Healing our World

Pick up any business publication or turn on any news media show on TV, and you will hear one of several issues that can stir up peoples’ emotions.  Some of these topics include: Diversity, Global Warming, COVID/the Pandemic, the Wearing of Facial Masks, COVID Vaccinations, Black Lives Matter, the Increase of Violence in Neighborhoods, the … Read more

TO BELIEVE AND STEPS TO SECURE THE FUTURE

COVID, what is its true status? COVID-19 has had more than one variance, and the fact is too many people are still dying of it. The government (local, state, and national) all have their versions of the status of the pandemic. More than one say fewer cases are developing, and yet thousands are still dying. … Read more

A CREDIBLE RESOURCE WITH HONEST, INSIGHTFUL BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

When starting our business in 1994, I asked one of our senior mentors, “how will we get people to believe us regarding our expertise, and he said, “at first people may question you, but in time those who hire you, and find out what responsible, effective business persons you are, will tell others about how … Read more

A FRESH START FOR A BETTER OUTCOME

When a New Year begins, there are always items that we may want to “do-over” to correct mistakes or present an improved, more beneficial results.  Many people are capable of misjudging or incorrectly evaluating the data when making decisions.  No one is perfect, but when we have a chance to review the facts, we can … Read more

As an Employer, What Am I Responsible to do if Downsizing is Imminent?

As an employer of 70+ employees, and after making every effort to strengthen our business, it appears that the business is headed for a closing.  Though the management team sincerely believes that all efforts have been tried and failed.  Therefore, it is believed that the closure of the business is inevitable. Obviously, the leadership doesn’t … Read more

LIST THE TOP 5 CHALLENGES THAT EMPLOYERS STILL FACE IN THE WORKPLACE?

When will the workplaces ever become more “normal” — if there is such a thing?   With the cargo ships and barges still floundering out in the ocean, waiting to dock in order to have their cargos unloaded and moved on their way to their destination, it is doubtful that there can ever be a “normal” … Read more

WHAT WILL IT TAKE FOR YOUR BUSINESS TO SURVIVE

Important decisions are not easy but also cannot be ignored. Clearly, many companies have already closed or folded over the past 1.5+ years.  Several industries are faced with economic challenges that are causing 2021 to have a questionable future.  Of course, COVID has been the underlying factor affecting this situation.  Economists have voiced their opinions … Read more

INCREASING COSTS OF EXPENSES IMPACTING PUBLIC

FACTORS THAT AFFECT THE RATE OF INCREASING COSTS There have been numerous factors that have caused the rates of many major expenses to escalate, usually with little or no advanced notice.  Areas that have been said would be increasing right away include:  Gasoline, Lumber, Transportation, Equipment (including computers), Automobiles, Skilled Labor, Taxes and Accountants, pharmaceuticals, … Read more

HIRING EQUATION/DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES EMPLOYER vs EMPLOYEE

There are different perspectives in the “game” of hiring.  And a game is how many employees see this hiring process.  Hiring is very competitive, and though more job openings are developing, the job market is still competitive with many job candidates.  On the other hand, hard skills are sought, but many times, the “soft skills” … Read more

FACTORS NECESSARY FOR A SUCCESSFUL FUTURE

Selecting your Life’s Path What made you choose your career path?  Did it take long to decide?  Your personality should match the career you choose.  A person’s character isn’t determined at the time of their birth, but suddenly some of those basic personality traits begin to form.  There was an old saying “spare the rod, … Read more