Why You Should Care About Your Employer Brand

(from the 24-Hour HR Support Center)

Lots of HR leaders today are talking about the importance of using marketing techniques to build an effective employer brand. The topic was a focus in several sessions at the latest annual Society for Human Resource Management …read more…

KMA’s Angela Hansen Guests on “Fast Forward Maine” Podcast

Angela Hansen, KMA Consultant, recently sat down with Rich Brooks and Yuri Nabokov, of the Fast Forward Maine Podcast, to talk about what Maine businesses need to know about HR. Here’s some of what they touch on:

Do you need a handbook? (hint: yes). How a strong onboarding process can …read more…

Working in the Heat? Stay Protected!

(from the KMA Team)

While the hottest days of the summer may be behind us, we still have some warm days ahead. If you or your employees work in hot conditions, we have three important words to offer: Water. Rest. Shade.

Working in the heat can affect workers regardless …read more…

Conflict Resolution Strategies

(from the 24 Hour HR Support Center)

The recipe for workplace conflict is decidedly simple: bring two or more people together and assign them a task. Unless the stars have aligned in your favor, there’s going to be some cause for disagreement between them, and if conflict ensues, their ability …read more…