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How to determine if I have a contractor or employee?

There seems to be a trend for companies to utilize independent contractors rather than hire employees onto the payroll.

Topics: HR Rules & Regs Business Advice

Human Resource Planning: A Checklist For Small Businesses

Human resource planning is not very common for start-up small businesses to prioritize.

What should you think about?

You’ll need to create HR plans, policies and processes that meet short-term requirements and budgets but also take into account your long-term goals.

Topics: HR

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

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