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4 Habits to Increase Your Productivity

4 Habits to Increase Your Productivity

The definition of “productivity” often differs between people depending on aspects like their job function and what they are looking to accomplish. To some, productivity is simply crossing a task off their to-do list, while to others it is about measuring the success in completing a specific task. Whatever your personal definition of productivity is, there are life hacks you can incorporate in your daily routine that will increase your efficiencies, but have little to do with requiring you to work harder at your desk - Here are 4 habits that will set you apart from the rest of your colleagues and enhance your overall performance.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018/Author: Laurie Knafo/Number of views (1698)/Comments (9)/ Article rating: 4.0
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What is Open Enrollment?

What is Open Enrollment?

Open enrollment is an annual process whereby employees elect benefits for the following year. During this time, employees can opt into not only insurance options, but also benefits such as flex spending or health savings accounts. During this period, employees have the option to enroll, modify or opt out of benefit programs. While this can be a stressful time, here are a few reasons why this process is important.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018/Author: Thomas Vick/Number of views (1621)/Comments (16)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Benefits in Using Contractors

Benefits in Using Contractors

A recent trend seen around the globe is businesses moving towards utilizing contractors versus full-time employees. Not only is this an attempt to incorporate more lax employee methods and culture within the workplace, but it is also seen as a huge money saver for employers. Though contracts differ based on the person and assignment, this approach ultimately spares the company in various internal and payroll costs while providing the contractor flexibility in roles and organizations within their field of interest. Due to high demand, specifically in the IT industry, professionals are needed to cover multiple projects that may only last for a few months – This is where contractors are seen as a huge advantage. If you are considering hiring outside expertise, here are benefits around securing contract workers for year-end, IT-based ventures.
Tuesday, August 07, 2018/Author: Chris Alex /Number of views (1742)/Comments (21)/ Article rating: 4.0
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Interviewing from the Company Perspective

Interviewing from the Company Perspective

I spoke with Lori Day, the Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Operations Officer at EverBank/TIAA, and I got answers from the other side of the interview table. With her 25 years of experience in the financial services industry as a leader and a hiring manager, she has sat through countless interviews focusing on not only hiring, but retaining resources.
Tuesday, June 19, 2018/Author: Pete Langlois/Number of views (2181)/Comments (10)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Important Skills for a Future CFO

Important Skills for a Future CFO

A company’s traditional executive board is made up of 4 major C-level members – Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operations Officer, Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Each of these managerial positions focus on different parts of the business, however, in order for an organization to be successful, all parties must align and participate in each other’s job function. For many, many years, a CFO’s sole priority has remained holding responsibility for the company’s financial state and accurately forecasting numbers based on historical data. While this continues to be top priority, the CFO must also be involved in the growth strategy of the organization, as well as the plan on how to keep the business sustainable. For future CFO’s or current financial officers looking to expand their experience, here are 3 important skills to obtain.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018/Author: Moe Harrison /Number of views (1997)/Comments (4)/ Article rating: 5.0
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