Well, Matthew passed most of us by in South Florida – a good thing for us here; not so for our friends in Haiti, the Bahamas, north Florida and the Carolinas. We hope some of you found our ‘Hurricane Prep for Business Owners’ guide useful. If you missed it, simply click the link above.
In HR, the job market is growing 17% more robust, according to recent studies. SHRM’s More Signs of a Robust Job Market points out the expected gains, and notes that lower tenure rates overall support the research. South Florida is among the nation’s best job markets (#3) and an INFOGRAPHIC in the HR Daily Advisor breaks down the gains by region and industry, and also notes the Miami gains … an experienced HR exec sums up the 5 Rules of HR in a 5-minute video that may help keep you focused when everything else is making you a little neurotic … and you’ll find 7 Tips to Improve Employee Engagement at your company, even if you don’t have any money to spend.
Also in HR, cover letters are an important part of any job search; Cover Letters that Get Rejected Fast reveals what NOT to do – a good read if you’re beginning a job hunt, or if you’re looking for candidates and simply want to expedite your selection process. Of course, you can always call us; hiring right is important to your company, and helping you make a great selection is one of the things we do at STAFFLINK. Call us at 954-423-8262, and ask for an HR Business partner.
Finally, in Leadership, Inc. magazines ‘12 Things Bosses Do that Cause Great People to Quit‘ provides a list that is worth a review by all of us in management.
Enjoy Your Weekend!