6 Ideas for Turning Around Poor Performers

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Despite what you might think, a poor performer isn’t just your problem. It’s your whole staff’s problem. And as they have to pick up the slack for a poor performer, resentment will rise and morale will decrease. As a result, although it can be an uncomfortable situation, dealing with a slow-moving, low-achieving worker immediately is… Read more »

6 Secrets of a Successful Temporary Worker

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Employment of temp workers is on the rise as companies struggle to emerge from a sluggish recession into an uncertain economy. In fact, the latest data from the U.S. Department of Labor shows that 2.3 million people held temp jobs in March 2011 – that’s up from a low in mid-2009 of 1.7 million. The… Read more »