Posts Categorized: Entrepreneurs

Common Estate Planning Mistakes

Thank you to Epiphany Law for participating in Career Options “Make it Happen in 2017-2018” resource guide for area companies! Please see below for their response to one of the questions we addressed:  What are 7 Common Estate Planning Mistakes? When developing an estate plan, the number of potential omissions and poor choices is almost… Read More »

5 Types of Insurances that Business Owners often Neglect

Thank you to Ademino & Associates, Inc for participating in Career Options “Make it Happen in 2017-2018” resource guide for area companies! Please see below for their response to one of the questions we addressed: Can you explain five types of insurances that business owners often neglect or don’t have enough coverage in?   Cyber Liability. Many… Read More »

Feeling the Heartburn – Trying to Attract New Talent

As the owner of a staffing company, it is wonderful to hear that our clients are busy and expanding in 2017!  However, unlike the economy a few years ago, the climate has drastically shifted and companies are expressing heartburn in finding strong candidates.  We have had many recent conversations with our clients on what it… Read More »

5 Biggest Mistakes that Companies Make Regarding Cloud Computing

Thank you to MarcoTechnologies for participating in Career Options “Make it Happen in 2017-2018” resource guide for area companies! Please see below for their response to one of the questions we addressed: What are the five biggest mistakes that companies make regarding cloud computing? Money is important, but when migrating to the cloud, don’t do it… Read More »

What are 6 Reasons that Companies Lack Business Growth?

Thank you to Strategic Solutions Consulting LLC for participating in Career Options “Make it Happen in 2017-2018” resource guide for area companies! Please see below for their response to one of the questions we addressed:   What are six key reasons that companies have a lack of business growth and/or profitability? Vision – We see… Read More »

Inexpensive Ways to Say Thank You to Employees

Many of our clients are small companies and their budgets are limited.  However, they like to recognize key employees, employees who have done well on a specific task, those who have had good attendance, or staff who have gone above and beyond.  We have had roundtables over the years and here are some of the ideas… Read More »

Job Recovery Reaches Plateau

I read an interesting article this Monday morning, “Jobs Recovery Reaches Plateau, Posing a Challenge for Forecasters” By Eric Morath and Jeffrey Sparshott. Both Eric and Jeff offer some key points on reaching a plateau.  Some may feel this is a concerning sign, while others feel it is a more typical result from a steady increase in the economy… Read More »

Transition….It’s all about Options and Choices

Many of our clients are small to medium sized and quite a few are family businesses. It has been great to see them grow over the years. For some, the transitions have been easier than others. Today, I read a GREAT article that many of our clients will certainly find interesting. It is written by… Read More »

Feeling Thankful with Recommendations

This week, the staff at Career Options is feeling thankful after hearing 3 compliments and recommendations. One was from a long term client who told us he has decided to use us exclusively because of the level of success they have had with our candidates. The other compliments came from 2 candidates that we have… Read More »

Marketing with Career Options

Thank you to everyone who sent me messages this weekend after noticing the Career Options ad and my column in the Post Crescent…. both on the same day. As a business owner, it is nice to see that the community recognizes our marketing efforts! And kudos to my hubby who was very proud and sent… Read More »