When You Need
Have you actually thought much about retirement? Do you, like many, intend to get around to thinking about it …. sometime?
Do you love your work so that you fool yourself into believing that you will never retire? That your circumstances will never change?
For years I have talked to CEOs and organizations that did not see any reason to think about the changing nature of retirement. Anyone with relatives over 85 (the fastest growing demographic in the USA) caught on fast though. What happens when our lifespans are commonly passing […]
Some entrepreneurs rush to hire too many, too soon and cannot support them. Others wait too long and do too much low margin work hindering their success.
The decision about whether and when to add staff is always a tough one. And these economic times make it more emotionally charged. Getting the help you need to grow and succeed is critical.
So how do you decide when or whether to hire? Ask yourself:
Question 1: Is the need actually long-term and at the core of my business?
In this case, an employee may […]
So what do you really think about when you hear “Labor Day”? Big sales? School starting? Last beach holiday? Last summer BBQ?
Labor Day is designed to recognize the contribution of labor to our society and economy. It has been around since President Cleveland recommended it in 1887!
All of us who work – at whatever job – are ‘labor.’ Yet recent research indicates over 55% of workers say they did not receive any recognition from their bosses in the past year. And nearly 3/4th say they did not receive any […]