Learn How to Become a Better Boss By Teaching Your Employees More

  A common mistake for managers to make is believing that their sole responsibilities are to delegate tasks among their employees and to make the tough executive decisions. The most successful managers, however, understand that acting as a mentor for their employees is at least as important as carrying out the more mundane or technical… Read More »

5 Ways You Can Help Your Team Set Attainable Work Goals

Most managers intuitively understand that goals need to be clearly established if there is any hope of them ever being achieved. And yet, many team leaders do not have the programs and policies in place, which make it possible for their employees to map out clear and actionable pathways to success. In this post, we’ll… Read More »

Easy Ways to Avoid “Ghosting” by Candidates

One of the most frustrating – and yet all too common – experiences for a hiring manager is to get some momentum going with a job candidate only to have them suddenly disappear and end the conversation. This is known as “ghosting,” and it can consume huge amounts of wasted energy, resources, and hours for… Read More »

The Seven Traits You Will Need to Lead a Team

Almost all successful teams share a common thread and that is loyalty and commitment to the task or tasks at hand.  But a word of caution: Simply because you have the authority to build a team does not mean that authority alone will be enough to get the job done.  You will need to inspire… Read More »

Are Your Job Postings Costing You Top Candidates?

It is no secret that the U.S. job market is highly competitive due to the lowest unemployment in decades.  However, even given that fact, candidates for employment are available and new candidates enter the market each day.  If your postings are drawing little or no attention, it may be time to re-examine your approach. When… Read More »

The Top Benefits of On-Site Staffing Firms

Money that is invested in recruitment and its associated tasks can run into thousands of dollars, and it is important that those dollars return the value you expect. Because of that fact, it is always good to know that you have individuals dedicated to helping you find the staff you need. Salem Brings Special Expertise… Read More »