Steven Slater was having a bad day. The JetBlue flight attendant had just been struck by a piece of falling luggage and was then cursed out by a passenger. Right then, he decided to seek other employment, and announced his decision, with a... Continue
’Tis the season to be thankful and express our gratitude to others. Thanks extended regularly can generate good will and make your business memorable. And that can lead to more business with customers, greater productivity among... Continue
All your hard work has paid off. Your small business is a success. You’re in the black. You’re email inbox is full and your phone is ringing. You’ve got so much work that you’re now ready to hire your first employee. While some... Continue
Employees say the darndest things when they call in sick. "A bear is in my yard and I’m afraid to leave my house” and “I’m not sure how the solar eclipse is going to affect me, so it may be safer to stay home” were among the... Continue
To pay more than minimum wage or not to pay more than minimum wage?
That can be a common question for small business owners as they’re looking to add new employees to their team, but are nervous about straining their company’s wallet.... Continue
For most small business owners, the decision to hire their first employee is not a small or easy one. Many small business owners are hesitant about adding a new hire to their team, according to the 2014 Small Business Success Study.... Continue
Have you thought about hiring more employees for your small business but aren’t sure if you can afford the additional costs? What’s the solution? Many small businesses have found that hiring temporary or seasonal workers saves them... Continue