Posts Tagged: Leadership

5 Easy and Necessary Steps to Help Prevent and Protect Against Future Litigation

A great big shout out to Heather Macklin of Epiphany Law, LLC who did a fabulous presentation for Career Options. She discussed “5 Easy and Necessary Steps to Help Prevent and Protect Against Future Litigation.” Our attendees rated it excellent and found it very informative and engaging! Also, congrats to Lisa Herrmann of Bemis and… Read More »

Staffing Industry Reports Filling Jobs is Difficult for Majority of Firms

Staffing Industry, May 8th, 2019 A majority of companies reported difficulty filling open positions in the past six months, and about half are raising wages to attract workers, according to the “Spring 2019 Semiannual Economic Forecast” released today by the Institute for Supply Management. However, manufacturing firms are reporting slightly more difficulty finding workers than… Read More »

5 Easy and Necessary Steps to Help Prevent and Protect Against Future Litigation

Greetings! If you haven’t confirmed your spot for this complimentary seminar, please do so by May 9th.  It is hosted by Career Options. 5 Easy and Necessary Steps to Help Prevent and Protect Against Future Litigation Time/Date: Tuesday, May 14th, from 8:00am – 9:00am Presenter: Heather Macklin of Epiphany Law, LLC  Summary: Companies are in… Read More »

Leadership Seminar Series

Leadership Seminar Series – Taking Your Company to the NEXT Level. Career Options is Offering “Complimentary” Seminars for HR, Management and Owners for May and June 2019! As a way to continue to offer “rewarding and unique” services, Career Options now has THREE NEW complimentary,  1-1 ½ hour seminars.  (There is no obligation, just a… Read More »

Exit Planning…. It is Not What You Think

A big thank you to Jayne McQuillan, President of Journey Consulting, for a fabulous seminar “Exit Planning…. It is Not What You Think!” We also thank Beth Manning, consultant, for joining. Wow… nearly 60% of surveyed WI businesses are owned by Boomers and 46% indicated they plan to transition their business within 5 years or… Read More »

Become a More Well-Rounded Leader by Focusing on These 5 Traits

Company leaders are typically overtasked, regularly being pulled in multiple directions. Not only are they responsible for guiding their teams, they also have to keep up with their own workloads and manage their personal lives too. Balancing the challenges and complexities is often a difficult task. However, it is possible to become a more effective… Read More »

5 Steps in Working with Your Insurance Company After a Fire

  Thank you to Ademino & Associates 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: After a business fire, what are 5 steps in working with your insurance company? Establish documentation and accounting records both prior… Read More »

Shortage of Talent

It is no surprise of the shortage of talent most companies are facing.  Here is a good article from American Staffing Association. Most Difficult-to-Fill Occupations in Each Sector American Staffing Association Skills Gap Index has identified the hardest-to-fill occupations in the U.S. for the second quarter of 2017. The two hardest-to-fill jobs in each staffing… Read More »

6 Tips to Help a Company During a Transition with Key Management

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 4-6 tips to help a company during a transition in key management? Document key information from… Read More »

Tips to Be a Successful Entreprenuer

Career Options connects with business owners each and every day.  It is great to share ideas with one another that help us all to grow. Here is a good article that I read today on what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur:  https://smallbiztrends.com/2017/07/10-ways-increase-chances-entrepreneurial-success.html   Annie Pilon discusses these successful habits: Get Inspired with These… Read More »