How to Match Newbies With Mentors to Bridge the Skills Gap

It’s no surprise that mentoring programs can provide a wide range of benefits to both mentees and mentors. Mentoring programs can offer a good deal of benefit to organizations as well. Companies that incorporate mentoring programs into their corporate identity are proven to have happier, more fulfilled employees. Moreover, these employees are less likely to… Read more »

Are You Asking the Right Questions Regarding Internet of Things (IoT)?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is experiencing phenomenal growth. According to Theo Priestley, technology strategist, and Forbes contributor, by 2020, there will be 50 billion connected devices, which calculates to a $19 trillion [business] opportunity.  With IoT becoming such an industry driver, how do organizations prepare for this technology shift? The Must Ask IoT Questions… Read more »

How Your Employees Can Use Social Media to Benefit the Company

Social media is a constant presence in today’s world. A report titled “The Next Web” compiled by  Hootsuite and We Are Social found that 3.028 billion people are active social media users. Considering current population numbers, that means that 40% of the world’s population uses social media. Consequently, utilizing employees to create a “social media… Read more »

How Are You Protecting Your Employee Data From Cyber Fraud?

In the day-to-day business operations of any company, large or small, employee data is always present. With personal data, such as social security numbers and banking information, corporate networks are a treasure chest for hackers looking for data to sell. Since employee data will always be necessary, how does a company safeguard this critical data… Read more »

How Much Are You Actually Focusing On Your Top Performers?

Top performers are an essential asset to any organization. The longer a top performer stays with a firm, the more valuable they become as they get invested with a wealth of institutional knowledge. The question then is how to retain and grow these valuable assets. Ensure Salary and Benefits Are Competitive To retain top talent,… Read more »

The Top 5 Holiday Staffing Strategies to Ensure Corporate Productivity

‘Tis the season for merriment and celebration. Yet for many companies and their managers, this time of year can be more humbug than merry and bright. The challenges that can occur with trying to be flexible and provide employees with time for holiday celebrations while still managing to keep businesses up and running can be… Read more »

How is AI Changing Business and IT?

Artificial Intelligence (AI), once only discussed in Hollywood movies, is now coming to businesses everywhere. Currently, AI has an impact on both IT and business. As this technology evolves, how will it impact security, efficiency, and growth? AI for Business Analytics Data is necessary to develop business strategy. In this pursuit, AI focuses on giving… Read more »