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How and why you should set up direct deposit for your employees

How and why you should set up direct deposit for your employees

by on October 15, 2019 in Business, Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets, Small Business, Startups

Tired of cutting paper checks for employees? Set up direct deposit instead! Read on to learn how and why direct deposit can help you!

You have to spin a lot of plates at once as a small business owner. You have to take on responsibilities that would be split among many different individuals at a business of larger size.

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How employee time tracking has evolved over the years

How employee time tracking has evolved over the years

by on October 6, 2019 in Latest News, Lead Article, Lead story, News you can use, Nuggets

Running a business is never easy, and while it can be very rewarding, it does come with its problems. Those problems are usually related to office politics and employee-manager relations.

There’s definitely nothing more complicated than being in charge of people and making sure they do their jobs to the best of their abilities. Of course, being on time is one of the most important things for this to happen, and we have all been in a situation where conflicts have arisen because of that.

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Here’s why how much you pay employees influences your brand reputation

Here’s why how much you pay employees influences your brand reputation

by on September 17, 2019 in Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets

How much you pay your employees influences your brand reputation, which affects your revenue and how much your business grows.

When most of us think of managing a brand reputation, we tend to think of the clean-up that occurs after a PR scandal.

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Managing an employee substance abuse situation can prove difficult for employers

Managing an employee substance abuse situation can prove difficult for employers

by on July 20, 2019 in Business, Lead Article, Lead story, News you can use, Nuggets

With the rise of substance abuse worldwide, companies have to figure out how to manage this situation.

The first thing employers have to know is that they should never discipline one of their workers only because they suspect them of consuming substances. Taking measures based on suspicion is against the law and it can damage a company’s wellbeing.

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Can getting printed travel mugs for your business boost employee morale?

Can getting printed travel mugs for your business boost employee morale?

by on June 24, 2019 in Events & Awards, Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets

So, you have a business and you have staff. Your staff are going to be the ones who make or break your business, a sensible business owner knows that and works to keep his / her staff happy.

It is not always possible to pay your staff huge salaries but your staff will be happy with a reasonable salary cheque if they know that they are working in an environment where they are respected and looked after.

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Try these 5 strategies to reward your employees and promote company culture

Try these 5 strategies to reward your employees and promote company culture

by on May 3, 2019 in Business, Lead Article, Marketing, News you can use, Nuggets

Rewarding Performance in the Office: Try These 5 Strategies

Proving your employees with a rewards system can be a great way to boost performance. Here are 5 ways you can start rewarding performance.

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How to build better relationships with your start-up employees

How to build better relationships with your start-up employees

by on January 24, 2019 in Business, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets, Rock 'n Roll, Small Business, Startups

For small business owners, having the right people supporting and working with you is crucial for propelling your new company to further growth and success.

But, simply having the right people on your payroll alone isn’t enough; you need to build strong, productive relationships with these people and ensure that you’re on the same page if you want to achieve the business goals that you have set out for your brand.

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Employees as brand advocates: First impressions count

Employees as brand advocates: First impressions count

by on June 21, 2018 in Business, Customer's Voice, Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets

Making your business stand out from the crowd is the goal of every organisation’s marketing campaign.

In a world where competition comes from beyond your geographical location, hitting the right chord with your customers is essential.

Every aspect of your business should be geared towards adding value to your brand, and one area that you should consider is how your employees represent your brand.

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Are McDonald’s employees taught to under-fill your chips?

by on September 13, 2017 in Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets, PR, Retail, Retail News

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Now – a cheap and easy way to keep employees happy

Now – a cheap and easy way to keep employees happy

by on July 1, 2017 in Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use

Let’s be real: It’s Thursday, but you’re already thinking about the weekend. Specifically, tomorrow—and what time you’re going to slink out of the office.

[Editors's Note] Many moons ago the top brains at Ashridge Management College were emphatic that non work Friday afternoons would be 100% within five years. It never happened obviously.

Will it come true in the next five years?

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