The Future of Remote Work After COVID-19

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Thursday, May 14, 2020

Even before the era of COVID-19, organizations had begun to ponder how their workforce would shift as new technology made remote working a possibility. While the technology was available, adapting workplace policies, systems, and procedures to function from different locations across the world was a very different challenge. Adapting to a new remote normal, though,…

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A Quick Briefing on Resuming Business During COVID 19

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Thursday, May 7, 2020

Here is a little something to help guide those of you who are resuming business during COVID-19. A lot of what’s covered are some simple steps that can help mitigate your employee’s risk from COVID-19 and keep everyone safe during these trying times. Here’s a short list of what’s covered. OSHA requirements New screening procedures…

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5 Ways to Empower Employees During Disasters: Building Relationships

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Saturday, May 2, 2020

In times of distress, empowering your employees is more important than ever. When everyone is stressed, productivity suffers and morale plummets. How can you help? Building relationships both with and among your employees is key to a healthy workplace and company survival. How can HR empower employees during disasters? ·       Let employees know that you…

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Managing through crisis

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Friday, April 24, 2020

If you’ve led a team for any length of time, no doubt you’ve dealt with an employee’s personal trauma or a difficult time for the business. But how does this change when everyone is facing a crisis together? Not surprising, the key word is together. The better you are at keeping everyone focused and moving…

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3 Tips for Managing Work-from-Home Employees

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Thursday, April 16, 2020

In recent times, many companies have had to make adjustments to accommodate employees working from home instead of keeping them in a traditional office setting. While having employees working from home can be beneficial, this presents unique challenges for those in management. It can be more difficult to keep tabs on how workers are using…

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The Importance of Boosting Employee Morale During COVID-19

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Thursday, April 9, 2020

The workplace as we know it has completely altered in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Whether your company has been offering remote and flexible working for years, or your company culture leans towards a traditional office-based workforce, coronavirus has forced new challenges on all organizations and employees nationwide. Though it seems we can’t escape…

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How to Continue to Be Productive During Challenging Times

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Thursday, April 2, 2020

Sometimes, during challenging times, you are forced to maintain distance from other people and continue working from home. Many people find this very difficult. They’re not used to being home everyday, and it can be tempting to just let go completely. You might find yourself oversleeping and spending the whole day in your pajamas. You…

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Making Remote Working Work

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Thursday, March 26, 2020

Working remotely has increasingly been growing in popularity as technology advances and employers offer flexible working benefits. In today’s atmosphere, though, having the ability to offer remote working is essential – in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, but also beyond that to attract and retain top talent for your company across the country. Many…

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Applying the Swedish Concept of “Lagom” to Your Life and Work

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Thursday, March 19, 2020

We can learn a lot from different cultures about the way we should live and work. In Denmark, they have “hygge” while in Sweden, they have “lagom.” While hygge refers to a sense of cozy happiness, lagom refers to that feeling of getting things “just right.” The term comes from an ancient Viking custom of…

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Top Four Key Benefits of HR Outsourcing

Posted by Mitzi Branvold | Friday, March 13, 2020

Business owners need to agree to the fact that employees are a valuable asset to their company. Therefore, managing human resources has become critical, especially in managing the smooth flow of a business. In the current world, most enterprises ought to outsource their services to delegate complex HR duties. Mentioned below are the benefits of…

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