• Are you Prepared for the Onslaught of Vacation Requests?
    Written by Sandra Reder President and Founder of Health Bridge HR As the light at the end of the tunnel gets closer and closer, there is a lot of “buzz” around offices and in social circles about where people want to go for their vacations. Employers can expect there to be a large influx of employees
  • What 422,000 Employees Said Are the Benefits That Matter Most in a Pandemic
    These Best Workplaces listened and acted to support their employees in these five basic but infinitely helpful ways. Written by Graham Winfrey, Inc.com Benefits trump perks in a pandemic. Novel, creative perks can make a company a fun place to work, but this past year, many of the nation’s top employers swapped the fully stocked fridges and
  • Harvard Behavioral Scientist: Ask Yourself These 3 Questions Before Returning to ‘Normal’
    The past year has been an agent of the Michelangelo effect, forcing people to confront who they really are. Now that the end of the pandemic is in sight, it’s the perfect opportunity for a life tune-up. Written by Jessica Stillman, Inc.com The pandemic has changed how we work, where we live, and how we socialize. But
  • 1 Clear Sign to Recognize Someone With the Gift of Leadership
    The path to creating a great team and organization starts here. Written by Marcel Schwantes, Inc.com Chief executives and heads of HR have been wrestling for years with the question, “How can I create a great workplace?” To answer that question, follow the evidence. The research asserts that leaders in those so-called “best companies” lean heavily on that
  • Warren Buffett: Your Measure of Success at the End of Your Life Comes Down to This ‘Ultimate Test’
    The greatest indicator of your achievements, according to the Oracle of Omaha. Written by Marcel Schwantes, Inc.com Warren Buffett is not often wrong when it comes to making investment decisions. The Oracle of Omaha’s sage-like wisdom and hard-hitting truth-telling have also transcended industries and generations and cultures. Most of the time, if we hold up the mirror to face our own reality, Buffett
  • The Increasing Importance of Workplace Investigations
    When the need for workplace investigations arise, it is important to be prepared to conduct the investigation quickly, thoughtfully, and proactively.
  • Want to Be Happier and More in Control? Science Says Sleep Like This Every Night
    We know what to do. We’re just not doing it. (But don’t blame yourself.) Written by Bill Murphy Jr. for Inc.com As we mark the unfortunate milestone of an entire year dealing with a global pandemic, I have some good news. And some news that pertains to something we all do, sleep. A brand new study suggests that
  • Why Is Performance Management More Important Now Than Ever Before?
    Written by Sandra Reder, CPCFounder and President of HealthBridge HR When most managers think of performance management they think of annual reviews and how time consuming they are. There is often a tendency to put them off or not do them at all. Many practices have not provided training to their managers on how to deliver a
  • Check in Regularly with Your Friends and Family
    Check in regularly with your friends and family. Don’t rely only on social media to stay connected with people. Reach out to friends, family, and neighbors by phone or video conferencing. Laugh with them, tell jokes, recount good times together. And don’t be afraid to ask them how they’re really doing. Share struggles or challenges that you may