Transitioning from an Employee to an Entrepreneur
Today, more and more people are finding that starting their own business is extremely difficult, but it can be both beneficial and rewarding. In recent studies conducted by the Small Business Administration, only half of new businesses will survive to see their fifth year, but the right tools can make the process of owning […]read more
Is a Shorter Healthcare Workday on the Horizon?
A new healthcare initiative might be picking up speed in Sweden. Some Swedish healthcare institutions have started rolling out six-hour work days for their employees. The experiment, which began in February of 2015, is looking to shorten the average work day from eight hours, down to six, hopefully raising employee productivity, health and job satisfaction. […]read more
Hard Hat Heroics; Keeping Utilities Industry Workers Safe
Some of the most critical services needed to keep our society operating come from the Utilities Industry. Professions in Utilities range from electricians to wind turbine managers, with a host of different types of civil engineers and project managers included. We can all agree that the work they do is important to keeping the lights […]read more
5 secrets to retaining employees and building a happy workplace
The importance of caring for employees is vital for many companies, especially when the employees have helped in the growth and success of the company. Keeping the work environment a place where employees can grow professionally, can sometimes be a hard task for employers. In order to retain employees, whether they’re the newbie in the […]read more