Entries by Rachel Williams

How to Evaluate Your Company Culture

This article is the third part of our series on workplace culture. In the first installment, we explained that every organization has a culture, and every culture has three components—the organization’s rules, traditions, and people. In the second article, we showed you how to identify the culture that you have so you’re able to assess […]

9 Employee Recognition Ideas for Small Businesses

We’ve all had the conversation. “Got a minute.” One of your valued teammates sits you down to tell you they are leaving. “It’s not you, it’s me.” Ugh. All that knowledge, experience, time, and energy walking out the door. Employee turnover can kill a small business. It costs a lot of money, puts tremendous strain […]

Twelve Team Building Activities for Small Business

Your business is more than just your livelihood. You give so much of yourself to it, but ultimately, the success of your business depends not just on you, but also on your employees. Finding good people is a challenge, and so once you have them, you want them to stay. More importantly, you want them […]

3 Employee Retention Strategies That Work

Finding top talent in today’s competitive market is a challenge. Unemployment rates are very low, and people have their choice of where they want to take their talents. After a long and arduous recruitment, the last thing you want to do is turn that person over six months later. You must make your company attractive […]