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The Times They Are A-Changin’

(Witmark-Demo, 1963, Bob Dylan) Change is in the air, as the poet says of the modern-day times. Bob Dylan capitalized on this in his 1963 song “The Times They Are A-Changin’”. That is what is happening in my life. I am moving my home and my business to Little Elm, Texas, to be closer to… Read more »

Invest in Yourself and Earn Credits While You’re at It

If you’re like me, you often get to the end of the day and wonder, “Where did the day go?” Our days are often filled with meetings and mayhem, with little time to focus on the most important things. To become the most effective, sometimes we need to pull away from the daily grind and… Read more »

What Managers Need to Know When You Request Personnel or Equipment

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Occasionally, I come across articles written by others that are too good not to share. Here is one such article. Enjoy. It really used to frustrate me when I knew I needed people or equipment to get a job done. Whether I was asking as a Director of HR or a Director of Quality, I… Read more »

What is Your Payroll IQ?

Here is a little quiz to check your knowledge of current payroll rules and laws. The answers are at the bottom of the article. Good luck! 1. None of your well-paid employees are minimum wage earners, and you don’t even have a position that will ever pay that little. You don’t really have to display… Read more »

15 Questions to Ask Employees in Their First 60 Days

I have had several conversations lately with HR Managers and their toils and troubles in the hiring, on boarding and the acculturation of their new employees. It seems we went a long time between the feast and the famine, so its important that our hiring and retention activities are intact. I saw this article in… Read more »