Corporate culture

Make your employees feel valued with these 5 tactics

Corporate leaders often talk about how progressive and positive their organization’s culture is. In fact, you've probably heard some higher up  say  something along the lines of, “We focus on...

Diversity and inclusion are more than just buzzwords

Experts predict that 2019 signals a movement towards greater diversity and inclusion initiatives within workforces across North America. Much of this is driven by the need to attract and retain the...

Employee recognition isn't just about the holidays

Wishing you all happy holidays and a great new year!

Does culture fit matter if your candidate rocks?

Years ago, a colleague of ours pulled up a law firm’s website. He asked us to identify which lawyer in the firm seemingly “didn’t fit.” We scanned the page and lo and behold, it was lots of...

Is your company culture supporting employee engagement or draining it?

Employee engagement is good for business. Research has shown that it helps improve the productivity levels of employees, reduces absenteeism, increases profitability, and a whole host of other...

4 Important Benefits To Hiring For Culture Fit

In recent months, I’ve had some interesting conversations with my clients about culture fit. Those who work in HR (or more generally, those who do the hiring) seem to be looking for more information...

4 Things Every HR Team Should Offer To Employees

As an HR professional, your primary role can often seem like it revolves around positions. Hiring for open positions, conducting exit interviews for people who are leaving their positions, organizing...

5 Low-Cost Ways To Make Your Employees Love You This Summer

Summer has always been associated with fun and positivity. Something about the warm weather and the sun shining just makes people happy. So why not get caught up in the movement and spread some more...

Are You Ready For Change? Fostering The Creative Process

The creative process allows for breakthroughs and permanent change. It’s constant, vibrant and active, and it combines thought, rational, fact-based knowledge, behaviour and emotional feelings to...

Habits and Blocks to Creativity

For many of us in the working world, it’s important that we enjoy what we do. A common source of enjoyment for many of us is the ability to be creative within our roles. But sometimes we find...

What's The Best Approach For Succession Planning?

Any growing business needs a plan. Something that says how you will get from the current state to the multi-million (or billion if your up there) business that you wish it to be.  This plan involves...

Why Happiness Equals Production in the Workplace

Companies spend a lot of time and money focusing on how to market and sell their products when they should be focusing on a more important commodity: their employees. Unhappy employees cost...

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