Guide to Empowering Your Workforce: A Library of Useful Resources

Guide to Empowering Your Workforce: A Library of Useful Resources

    Defining Empowerment

    Empowerment usually involves giving employees a voice in determining workplace policies and pro  cedures. Typical examples include an employee suggestion box, flexible policies, control over workplace temperature and lighting, input to the common areas decor and usage and dress code policies.

    Employment empowerment tends to stimulate an employee’s interest in his work environment. Read more

How Your Presumptions May Challenge Successful Communications in Business, Sales and Life

How Your Presumptions May Challenge Successful Communications in Business, Sales and Life

How many times do we have presumptions within our communication processes? If a sales lead does not call back, he or she is rude to just wasting my time? Then as more time passes, we may make more presumptions about why I have not heard from him or her.

For example, this past week I had a customer service technology related problem respective to my website. Read more

Customized Coffee Mugs For Different Occasions

Customized Coffee Mugs For Different Occasions

Coffee mugs have become a rage in the present day society. Everybody craves to get one and customize it according to their needs. It is only the customized products that will have a long lasting life and will be treasured by the people. Customized products are something that is very close to their heart. Hence, they will take great care of the product. Read more

Useful Tips on How to Refuse a Recommendation Request with Ease

Useful Tips on How to Refuse a Recommendation Request with Ease

    If Youve Got Nothing Good to Say.

      Im not sure who said, If youve got nothing good to say, dont say anything,” but if you want to refuse a recommendation for a staff member, a former employee, a co-worker or subordinate, should you or should you just give in and write one and say something nice?

    There are real concerns with writing something bad in a letter or even offering a verbal statement when it comes to recommendation requests. Read more

Gaining Trust With Direct Debit

Gaining Trust With Direct Debit

In the industry and among consumers, direct debit is seen as a sign of an established, well oiled company. Checks and standing orders are seen as somewhat illegitimate compared to it and it’s a much simpler system of payment for consumers. These are just some of the ways that direct debit can help your company grow with trust. Read on to find out more.

Imagine you’re a person visiting your website, a customer whose never encountered you before and came across you with a little help from search engines. Read more

Collection of Tips and Ideas for Recognizing Valued Employees

Collection of Tips and Ideas for Recognizing Valued Employees

    Why Employee Recognition Matters

      Wondering if patting employees on the back now and then is worth the hassle? Recognition is one of the keys to retaining your best employees. These same staff members could be suffering from boredom, stress and fatigue, and showing your appreciation can stave off this productivity killer.

    Another good reason to reward and recognize top producing staff members is to motivate others to do the same and even initiate some healthy competition. Read more