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Why Recruiting Can Be The Most Colorful Profession

Funny Recruiting Stories

Over the 11 years that LUXA's HR team has been helping clients hire employees, we have experienced some unusual and funny interviews that we thought were worth sharing! 

Topics: HR Stories

10 Ways To Improve Your Cash Flow Position

Running a business means you are in charge of every aspect of the business. Your responsibility to your business financial health is what keeps you afloat to service your clients needs. In order to achieve a healthy financial perspective, it is important to know where your cash lies within your business.

Topics: Accounting Cash Flow Management Accounting procedures

Community Involvement Ideas and Why it Matters

 

 

In the world of non-profit organizations, the key words of community support often used are time, treasure and talent. These words refer to the many ways that employees and companies can provide support within the community. Community involvement can be done in so many ways, whether it is family resources, children programs, health (mental and physical) support and such.

Topics: Leadership Diversity and Inclusion

How does unconscious bias affect leadership in business?

 

What exactly is Unconscious Bias?

Every human on the planet has some form of bias. Whether they are biases towards a certain brand choice or certain ingredient in cooking. We all have these implicit biases. Along the road of our upbringing and even into adulthood we developed all kinds of bias. Most of these are hidden within our subconscious and we don’t even think about it. Our brains also automatically put things in groups or some order.

Topics: Diversity and Inclusion

Leadership in the workplace: How are servant leaders different?

 

It is somewhat self-descriptive when we talk about servant leaders. The title “Servant” gives some of it away. Servant Leaders ascribe to the idea of being a servant first. There are a few specific things that servant leaders do perhaps a little differently that distinguishes them.

Topics: HR Supervisor Training Leadership

Employee Recognition Ideas: The Power of Praise

The Power of Praise

 

Many business leaders struggle in coming up with employee recognition ideas yet it is essential when managing your staff. When employees feel that they and their work are valued and appreciated, their productivity rises and they are motivated to continue and improve on their outstanding work. Praise recognition in the workplace is essential in a “want to work here” environment. This also improves moral and loyalty amongst employees and managers.

Topics: HR Employee Coaching Leadership

Sales Tax Bookkeeping Advice for Small Business

In this weeks Bookkeeping tips article, we discuss the need to sharpen your skills in sales tax. As a seller of taxable products and services, collecting and remitting the correct amount of sales tax is critical. Audits can be brutal, and mistakes can be expensive.

Topics: Business Advice Bookkeeping