Day: March 12, 2020

WHY FAILURE SHOULD ALWAYS BE AN OPTION

One of the best pieces of advice I ever received was to focus on moving the needle, rather than achieving perfection. “Get 80 percent of the way there,” said one of our senior leaders, “And fix what was missed later.” It\’s a nugget of wisdom I wish I had learned […]

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CAN YOU GET AWAY WITHOUT AN HR DEPARTMENT?

Human resources professionals manage your company\’s most important asset: your people. From regulations and compliance issues to hiring, developing and engaging employees, HR pros are the key to staying competitive in today\’s talent market. But while the value of talent management is great, investing in a sole HR employee—let alone […]

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WHAT I\’VE LEARNED ABOUT EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT TRAINING

Success in the new world of work is less defined by checking boxes, and more defined by thinking outside of them. This shift has inevitably impacted the way we see management: In the industrial economy, management was defined quite literally—managers oversaw employees clocking in and out, completing tasks and adhering […]

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WHY SMALL BUSINESSES ARE OUTSOURCING HR

For eight years, Mickey Swortzel, founder of vehicle control systems start-up New Eagle, watched her employees\’ health-plan costs steadily increase. Then, in 2016, she made the decision to outsource her one-person HR department to ADP, one of the largest companies in the quickly growing market of Professional Employer Organizations (PEOs). […]

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TED TALK TUESDAY | WHY YOU SHOULD DARE TO DISAGREE

This post is part of our monthly TED Talk Tuesday series, spotlighting can\’t-miss TED Talks and their key takeaways. You can learn more about our partnership with TED here. According to Margaret Heffernan, it\’s only human to want to avoid disagreement and conflict. But the blogger, former CEO and television producer encourages you […]

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TED TALK TUESDAY| THE POWER OF BIG DATA

This post is part of our monthly TED Talk Tuesday series, spotlighting can\’t-miss TED Talks and their key takeaways. You can learn more about our partnership with TED here. The more data, the better. That\’s according to Kenneth Cukier, data analyst for The Economist and co-author of the award-winning book, Big Data: A Revolution […]

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Three Steps to Up your Accounting Job Prospects

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics accounting job outlook, employment of accountants and auditors is expected to grow 11 percent by 2024. Due to business globalization, many companies are experiencing mergers and acquisitions often leading to expansion –  requiring accurate financial reporting and guidance. The recent financial crisis also […]

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