Selecting and Hiring the Right Type of Intern for Your Business

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Hiring an intern brings up many variables to consider at your company. Should an intern be hired? Who should be hired? How is the right intern selected? There are significant differences between hiring an intern and regular employee, but there are also similar challenges...

Tips for Hiring Seasonal and Temporary Employees

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When summertime hits and the holiday season rolls around, it often becomes necessary to hire temporary and seasonal employees to keep up with the workload and make sure all jobs are completed and panicked customers are provided with a pleasant shopping experience. Hiring temporary...

Approaches For Successful Employee Attraction and Retention – Kevin Abel

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Enthusiastic and committed employees are hard to find in Atlanta's booming labor market. Today on the Atlanta Small Business Show to discuss some approaches for successful employee attraction and retention is Kevin Abel, co-founder of Abel Solutions and former Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce...

Health Plans and Benefits for Attracting and Retaining Talent – Jessica Moser, MetLife

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With today's competitive employment market, employee perks, proper benefits, and work-life balance have become a major priority to the current workforce. For small business owners understanding what policies are best for attracting and retaining talent has never been more important. Jessica Moser, Senior Vice...

Five Ways to Retain Employees in a Market That Favors the Job Seeker

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Today’s employment market definitely favors the job seeker. As of July 2018, the U.S. unemployment rate is 3.9 percent, the lowest it has been in ten years. While this is great for the country’s economy, it is also a favorable environment for today’s employee....

Invest in Your Employees with Proper Training – LaSonya Berry

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,...

Four Must-Have Competencies for New Hires of a Start-Up Organization

While an established company may be able to bounce back quickly from the consequences of a bad hire, the same is not true of start-ups. Entrepreneurs who are finally starting to see business growth simply can’t afford to hire the wrong person for a...

Hiring The Best People For Your Business – Alex Putman

Jim Fitzpatrick sits down with Alex Putman, founder of SPLICE Agency. Making sure to hire the right people for your business is an important aspect of being a business owner. SPLICE takes a unique approach to help you find the right candidate for your...

How to Avoid a Wrongful Termination Lawsuit

A wrongful termination lawsuit is one of the lengthiest and most expensive processes a business can face. Every company will eventually have to terminate an employee. However, there are people in this world who are always looking for someone to sue. Regardless of whether...

Recruitment and Training: To Outsource or Not To Outsource

Outsourcing is not as straightforward as it may sometimes seem. From one perspective, the decision to outsource certain parts of your business such as training and recruitment has a simple motive: cut costs and save time. However, from another perspective, outsourcing may mean that...
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The Benefits Of Using Cloud Computing At Your Business

Cloud computing allows your business to store its data on secure internet-based servers. This affords your business many benefits when compared to storing and...
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How You Can Increase Productivity By Making a Few Simple Changes in Your Company...

Welcome to another edition of the Small Business Show. Take a moment to think about what kind of work environment you are creating. Is...
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Grow Your Small Business with the Help From a Coach – Joyce Bone, Bone...

Every small business owner knows that increasing profitability is easier said than done. Sometimes you need the help of a professional to get on...
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The Essential Rules of Phone and Email Etiquette for Your Office

Business communications are a totally different animal than just a decade ago. Former methods of communication included snail mail and telephone with just a...
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Promoting Dynamic Women in Leadership – Robbin Jorgensen, Women Igniting Change

On today's show ASBN's Jim Fitzpatrick speaks with Robbin Jorgensen, founder and CEO of Women Igniting Change, a forward-thinking organization committed to fully leveraging...
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