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Leadership: From Boots to Loafers – Episode 1

Our HRO guru, Greg Henderson, begins a new series this week called Leadership: From Boots to Loafers. He describes how his life in the military has prepared him for leadership and how some of the lessons he learned there match perfectly with leadership in the workplace. Contact Greg Henderson here. #business #smallbusiness #leadership #military #success…

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What to Consider When Hiring Remote Employees

Over the course of the last year, with stay at home orders and kids out of school, remote work is now a way of life. Additionally a lot of businesses have discovered that hiring remote employees has expanded their talent pool to find even more ideal candidates for their open positions. Hiring remotely is brand…

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Webinar: Business Owner’s Guide to 2021 Planning

Start 2021 with confidence that you’re headed in the right direction with your CPA’s perspective on business planning for the new year. Join us for a webinar packed with year-end strategies for adjusting your sales goals, evaluating your key departments, and lessening your tax liability. Matthew Patrick, Founder of Patrick Accounting, and Mike Shaeffer, COO,…

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Employee Benefits: Ideas and Best Practices

From a young age, we’re ingrained with a simple idea. “When I get rewarded for doing something, I want to do more of that thing.” Employee rewards aren’t a replacement for sufficient compensation. Rewards are like gravy on the biscuit. But, don’t overlook the importance of going beyond a paycheck. If you don’t have a…

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Burnout: How it Affects Everyone and How to Re-Charge

Mike Hello everybody, welcome to another edition of the One Step Better podcast, I’m your host, Mike Schaeffer, and today, we’re gonna talk about a topic that has been maybe beat up a little bit on some circles but it’s something that we haven’t really hit on in a while. We’re gonna try to take…

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Guiding Your Team Through Change

All entrepreneurs know that change is always inevitable, especially in today’s environment. But a lot of the time, change is HARD. In a past blog post, we shared some tips to help you embrace difficult changes. As a leader or a second-chair leader, you have a critical responsibility to help your team navigate change, whether…

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Second-Hat-HR: How to Streamline Employee-Related Tasks

PODCAST In many small businesses, a team member who has a full-time job responsibility also picks up recruiting, onboarding, benefits and other employee-related tasks. In this podcast, we’re talking about practical ways anyone in a “Second-Hat-HR” role can free up time for their main role while leading HR functions with confidence. 

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Webinar: How to Use Employee Recognition to Boost Engagement

[On-Demand Webinar] How to use employee recognition to boost engagement: Greg Henderson, HRO Manager at Whirks and Wendy Sellers, The HR Lady, go over tactical ways to implement employee recognition initiatives that will resonate with your employees. What leadership needs to do: Learn the steps leadership needs to take to make the most effective use of your…

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