Workplace Winter Safety: What You Need to Know with COVID

October 30, 2020

The pandemic has been unsettling. And unfortunately, many experts predict a second wave of Coronavirus cases this winter. So, how can you stay safe in the workplace? Here’s what you need to know with COVID.  Top Ways to Protect Yourself from COVID in the Workplace This Winter  1. Wash Your Hands This sounds simple. However, according to the CDC, handwashing is one of the best ways…

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Don’t Let Your Hiring Process Scare Away Candidates

October 23, 2020

Many companies underestimate the impact of a first impression. If your organization’s application or interview procedures are sloppy, top talent will look elsewhere. Don’t let your hiring process scare away candidates. Create a better experience with these tips.  Avoid Hiring Practices That Scare Away Candidates  Failing to clearly define the position  Dragging out the application/interview process  Appearing disorganized  Asking inappropriate or strange interview questions  Acting rude or disrespectful  Neglecting to…

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Preparing Your Warehouse for a Second Wave of COVID

October 16, 2020

Medical experts across the country are predicting a surge of Coronavirus when winter weather hits. According to The Washington Post, cases across the U.S. could peak as early as November or as late as February. So, how can you prepare your warehouse for a second wave of COVID?   Establish Cleaning Protocols  Although there’s some debate as to how long COVID-19 lives on objects, the CDC says “the cleaning of visibly dirty surfaces followed by disinfection” is a…

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Here’s Why You Should Offer Flexible Scheduling to Your Employees

October 9, 2020

When organizations design compensation packages, they often include items such as health insurance, paid leave and stock options. But what about flex time, telecommuting and compressed workweeks? Here’s why you should consider offering flexible scheduling to your employees.  What Is Flexible Scheduling?  According to the U.S. Department of Labor, “A flexible work schedule is an alternative to the traditional…

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