Our Top Advice for Employers from 2018

Each year, we aim to provide the very best professional advice for employers throughout the Dallas area. We want to curate content that will benefit local businesses and help them hire and retain the top employees currently available. Before we kick off the new content for 2019, we wanted to take a look back at… Read more »

Onboarding Costs – Do You Know What They Really Are?

Onboarding is the act of bringing a new employee into your company. It typically involves orientation, training, personnel paperwork, and other sundry items. All of those things cost money, but do you know how much? Understanding the costs of onboarding will help you eliminate unnecessary spending, make good hiring choices from the start, and maximize… Read more »

Being Empathetic to Your Team Is Better Than Just Giving Thanks

Another Thanksgiving is in the books. The turkey is done and you may have even pulled out your winter holiday decorations. But that doesn’t mean the season for gratitude has passed. Being thankful is something everyone should aspire toward all year long, especially in the workplace. Your team deserves to feel appreciated for the work… Read more »

Your Team Needs Help Yesterday. How Can Staffing Help You Tomorrow?

When things are fast-paced and busy, the need for additional help can be apparent. And if you’ve noticed, your team has noticed as well. They’re the ones on the front lines, working extra hours, or unable to handle key processes without training in certain skills. This isn’t a flaw in your current employees but rather… Read more »

Social Media in 2018: How Can You Use It to Recruit in Dallas?

You know that social media and online marketing is here to stay, but the industry changes so quickly that how do you keep up with it? If you’re looking to hire new top talent right here in Dallas, it’s helpful to understand the ways that social media will help you do that. If you’re considering… Read more »

Gamification Will Help the Training of Your Customer Service Reps

Gamification is here to stay. So should you be thinking about it for your business? Turning anything into a game will increase participation and engagement, so why not put it to the test in your customer service training program? The gamification phenomenon is all around us, and we may not even notice it most of… Read more »

Don’t Think You’re Qualified for the Job? Here’s When You Should Still Apply

If you’ve been in the job market for any length of time, you know the drill. Review job openings online and in print and send your resume to the ones that match your qualifications or interests. But what happens if you find a position that looks amazing on the screen but you’re not quite at… Read more »

5 Motivational Quotes for Your Career

Do you ever feel like you need a motivational boost for your career path? If you’re wondering whether or not you’re on the right track, it can be helpful to hear other people’s encouragement. Here are five motivational quotes that can be used as empowering mantras at any stage of your career. Consider these when… Read more »

New Boss? No Problem – 5 Tips to a Successful Fresh Start

Getting a new boss can be harrowing for everyone. It takes a long time to develop a professional relationship with a supervisor, so when another person takes over the role it can feel like the clock is resetting. But you don’t have to give up your job just because there is a new manager in… Read more »

How Can You Build a Pool of Reliable IT Freelancers?

The IT industry is changing and a lot of top performers are working as independent contractors or freelancers without committing to a full-time position with a company. If your company is reliant on skilled information technology experts, you may be wondering how you can compete in this gig economy and build a pool of reliable… Read more »