Monthly Archives: October 2017

5 Benefits Of Collaboration In The Workplace

Let’s explore that answer and look at some of the benefits it offers! Collaboration in the workplace is when two or more people (often groups) work together through idea sharing and thinking to accomplish a common goal. It is simply teamwork taken to a higher level. Teamwork can be an important part of an effective workplace. An efficient team can be trained as a group, help each other maximize their job performance, and help to make an inviting and productive atmosphere for new team members.

Read more: http://www.saxonsgroup.com.au/blog/workplace/5-benefits-collaboration-in-the-workplace/

This Is Why You Did (Or Didn’t) Get Hired: A Look Into The Minds Of Recruiters

Glassdoor.com did a recent survey of job recruiters and hiring managers. The report shoes what people in hiring positions are looking for in job candidates. They are looking beyond just a job application and resume. These days companies want to hire people who have knowledge of their companies. This sets qualified candidates apart from the hundreds of others applying for the same job. The information you need to be an informed job candidate is out there if you are willing to go the extra mile.

Read more: https://forbes.com/sites/karstenstrauss/2017/09/18/this-is-why-you-did-or-didnt-get-hired-a-look-into-the-minds-of-recruiters#14b59e5a6466

Bookmark This! Resources for Your Employee Wellness Program

What are employee wellness programs? Employee wellness programs are initiatives companies use to try to improve the health of their workers. These programs differ widely across companies, but they all aim to reduce health-related absenteeism (e.g. sick days) and increase employee productivity. Creating an on-site wellness program is important because the majority of an employee’s time is spent at the workplace. Many chronic diseases are preventable. According to the CDC, chronic diseases account for 75 percent of total healthcare costs. They are also the most preventable type of disease.

Read more: https://www.hrbartender.com/2017/well-being-wellness/resources-employee-wellness-program/

‘Time for our generation to lead’

The New Mexico Dental Association has been striving to attract new delegates and it was apparent that their efforts worked. At the recent NMDA’s House of Delegates meeting, half of the delegates were new dentists. The delegates were enlisted using social meetings and webinars. The hope is to pass the torch to the next generation in order to ensure that those that practice dentistry are allowed to do so in a way that benefits patients and practitioners.

Read more: http://newdentistblog.ada.org/wordpress/time-for-our-generation-to-lead/

Managers Should Spend the Majority of Their Time Doing This

The ultimate goal of being a manager is to be able to hire someone that you can train as a replacement. this way you have peace of mind that you can step away for a vacation or an illness and make sure everything runs smoothly. The managers who do this best know how to delegate responsibilities. Knowing what you need to delegate and when you should do it can be tricky, but following these tips here can help you.

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