Team leaders are typically confident and extroverted. But if you’re the boss, and you happen to be a chatty woman, you could be losing out. A new study finds how talkative men and women are perceived very differently in management roles.
Telling someone why they didn’t get the job is often something we avoid. But learning how to approach this can have a positive effect, especially for strong candidates. These four tips will help make the process run smoothly.
Category: Human Resources, Management,
Brainstorming is such a widely accepted practice that most of us have never even questioned its validity. But what if working as a group wasn’t actually as effective as we all think? A new study suggests that brainstorming sessions have a better reputation than they may deserve.
Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
Senior management can be hard to get a hold of. So what if there was an easy way to free up some time in that schedule? We discuss a management strategy taken right from lecture halls. Find out why you should run your company like a university professor.
Category: Hiring Advice, Management,
What is it that makes a customer service employee really excel? We all have a calling job-wise and for some, customer service is it.Recruiter Julie Labrie offers targeted interviewing strategies to help you find those stand-out customer service candidates.
Category: Hiring Advice, Management, Recruitment Challenges,
They are a necessary evil in most organizations. Meetings, however, can take on a life of their own and become unproductive. We`ve rounded up the top ten time-wasters that make your employees cringe with every invitation. Find out what they are — and what you can do to avoid them.
Many of us change jobs (approximately five to seven times during our careers) and find ourselves coming in to new work environments. Here are some tips for surviving and making the most of those crucial first few days.
Category: Management, Recruitment Challenges,
A recent study found that six out of ten working people in Canada are most stressed out by their job situations. Find out who is feeling the most anxiety and what their biggest concerns are.