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Hiring Women is Good for Your Business

In 2014, women represented 47 percent of the total U.S. workforce, but 51 percent of the professional and technical workforce, according to the Department of Professional Employees, AFL-CIO. Recently, Melinda Gates, businesswoman and philanthropist, and wife of Bill Gates, discussed how and why women are good for business in her commentary, Why Hiring Women is Good for Business.

How Smart Companies Help New Employees Succeed

You work hard to find, interview, and hire the right employees. They have great skills, great experience, and great attitude. Never assume the conversations you had during the interview process were enough. They aren’t.

You Go First – Building Real Employee Partnerships

Construction businesses want great returns on their employees and subcontractors, but often fail to adopt the behaviours and make the decisions that would get those returns. “Forget starting with how much you will have to pay someone; start with how much someone will return on your investment.”