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Insights and Innovations in Talent Management

Explore the latest in HR trends and strategies on the McQuaig Blog. Discover expert insights and practical advice to help you manage, develop, and retain top talent effectively.

Coaching and Development

What Is Reverse Mentoring?

Reverse mentoring helps improve communication between multiple generations by helping both partners see a clearer picture of what work, and life, is...

Corporate Culture

How To Build A Coaching Culture At Work

More employees are searching for jobs where they will be coached and supported as they grow in their careers. What are some components of a strong...

Coaching and Development

Networking Tips To Grow Your Career

Networking can be hard and time-consuming but it's also a good habit to form since maintaining strong professional networks can help grow your...

Coaching and Development

How To Be A Great Mentor

Creating a mentor program isn't an easy task but great mentors have a few traits in common. Explore what makes mentors effective and why your...

Coaching and Development

Feedback Doesn’t Have To Be Frightening

Many people dread giving or receiving feedback but it doesn't have to be that way. When used effectively, feedback can help nurture a supportive,...

Coaching and Development

It’s Time To Start Following The Platinum Rule

You know the Golden Rule: treat others the way you'd want to be treated. But what do you know about the Platinum Rule? Discover how a small wording...

Coaching and Development

Coaching vs Improvement Plan: What Do You Need?

Coach your employees for too long, and you might start missing productivity goals. Jump to a Performance Improvement Plan too soon, and you risk...

Coaching and Development

Your Employee Development Program Needs Attention

One of the biggest problems with conventional employee development programs is that they're often cookie-cutter, one-size-fits-all solutions. But a...

Coaching and Development

Why Is Employee Engagement So Hard To Generate?

Over the last decade, employee engagement has suffered in a big way. But improving employee engagement can give a big boost to your bottom line. So...