Probation Meetings – HR Tactics for New Employee Success

Hiring employees is expensive. So it’s important to use tactics that will help insure success of new workers. That calls for probation meetings. Here are five proven tactics.

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Thank You Notes Are Vital After Job Interviews – 12 Best Tips

There’s a common thread among people who win jobs after they interview with decision-makers. Winning applicants promptly send well-written thank you notes. Here’s how …

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How to Rock Your Human Resources with Employee Referrals

Admittedly, there’s a myriad of ways to recruit great employees. But no recruitment option surpasses a well-executed, strategic employee-referral program.

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How Marketing Makes Corporate Social Responsibility Profitable

Social responsibility leads to a good return on investment (ROI) if marketing is implemented properly. But some CEOs make the wrong choices in trying to implement social responsibility initiatives.

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Overtime Pay Rule: Negative Impact on Businesses, Workers

Talk about unintended consequences on the middle class, the Obama Administration’s regulation requiring overtime pay for 4.2 million workers will result in massive negative hardships for most employers and their workers.

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Strategies If You Want to Become an Angel Investor

To get a good return on your investment as an angel investor, you must be aware of a couple of things. You must know yourself – what works for you. You must also accurately evaluate your opportunities before investing.

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For Strong Profits, Create an Effective HR Mission Statement

So you’re creative in marketing. You’re innovative in human resources. Your company probably has an impressive mission statement. But do you have strong profits?

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How to Grow Your Business by Private Labeling

Many businesses are growing their businesses by taking advantage of growth opportunities in private labeling. It can be positive revenue-wise for the supplier as well as the retailer. Here the basics if you want to profit by private labeling.

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Best Tips to Avoid Unnecessary Stress on Business Trips

On overseas trips, business travelers feel anxiety for a myriad of reasons. Here are 14 ways to alleviate stress.

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Best Practices to Make Apologies in Business Relationships

An apology should be an effective tool to sustain or rebuild a business relationship. However, sometimes apologizes don’t work to improve damaged relationships. Here’s how to make apologies in business.

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Seattle business consultant Terry Corbell provides high-performance management services and strategies.