5 Key Trends in Staff Development

In recent years, US organizations have spent roughly $1,200 per employee on staff development and training. This translates to $87.6 billion. Providing training and development improves staff performance, increases employee job satisfaction, and can address a plethora of company needs that might include issues...

10 Intangible Skills Entrepreneurs Must Seek in Employees

The value of an employee goes beyond measurable skills. If you want to be a successful entrepreneur, you cannot just hire people for what can be counted. You need to look for intangible skills, traits that no one can put into numbers but are...

Hiring Summer Interns? Here’s How to Attract Good Interns for Your Business

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Getting a summer intern, or two or three, for your business could be an enormous win-win on both ends of the deal. For the intern, working for you is a chance for them to experience their field of interest up close, learning valuable tools...

Using Exit Interviews to Drive Company Success

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Exit interviews are extremely important tools employers often overlook. Many companies skip exit interviews entirely, but by doing so they are missing a vital opportunity to gather feedback, reduce turnover, and identify opportunities for growth. Employees change jobs for a variety of reasons, but...

How to Better Lead and Engage the Next Generation of Employees – Ryan Jenkins, Millennial & Gen Z Expert

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According to Gallup research, millennial employment turnover is over three times the rate of other generations, costing the U.S. economy a staggering $30.5 billion annually. If your small business has experienced similar issues with the younger generations, then you need to hear from our...

Invest in Your Employees with Proper Training – LaSonya Berry

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 On this episode of The Atlanta Small Business Show, LaSonya Berry, CEO of McPherson Berry and Associates joins ASBN's Bridget Fitzpatrick to share the importance of training in your small business and how proper training empowers your employees and the culture in your workplace. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT:  BRIDGET: Hello everyone,...

How You Can Increase Productivity By Making a Few Simple Changes in Your Company Culture – Mari Ryan, Advancing Wellness

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Welcome to another edition of the Small Business Show. Take a moment to think about what kind of work environment you are creating. Is your only focus the bottom line, or does your mission create value in your organization? Joining us today to talk...

How to Build an Efficient Recruitment Strategy – Mike Gomez, Allegro Consulting

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A business is only as strong as the people that you hire to run it, and in order to engage your industry’s top talent, you need a robust recruitment strategy. Whether you are creating a new recruiting process or making your current one more...

Best Practices for Hiring Talent Without Breaking the Bank

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In nearly every small business, there comes a point where taking the business further requires additional talent to grow. The average cost to hire a new employee, according to Workopolis, is around $4,000 but could be much higher, depending on the type of position....

Here’s How You Stay Within the Law When You Hire Unpaid Interns

College students and recent graduates often see internships as significant opportunities by which to gain an understanding of their chosen careers and find some on-the-job experience to put on their resumes. Although many companies are willing to take on interns, they cannot afford to...

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How This Atlanta FinTech Disruptor Pushes the Boundaries of Small Business Lending – Robert...

 Georgia is home to over 160 FinTech companies and organizations, making the state a global industry leader in FinTech innovation and execution. Recently, we...
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How Employee Ownership Can Reshape the Economic Outlook of South Atlanta’s Minority Neighborhoods

When it comes to small businesses and entrepreneurship, Atlanta is where business owners go to thrive. However, the story is not as bright for...
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How the SBDC Helped This Entrepreneur Scale Her Senior Living and Care Business –...

 Stephanie Fiber-Sutton, CEO at Senior Advisory Services, joins the Atlanta Small Business Network along with Mark Collier, Business Consultant at UGA SBDC. Stephanie tells...
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10 Content Marketing Statistics You Need to Know (and How to Use Them)

By now, most marketers are aware that content marketing is a viable digital marketing method for businesses of all sizes when used properly. Many...
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The Atlanta Small Business Show on CBS46 and Peachtree TV: Episode 17 – [07.20.19]

Want your business featured on The Atlanta Small Business Show? Tell us your story! And if you would like to advertise with ASBN, give...
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