Smart Growth Made Possible by Smart Hiring

Exuberant hiring prior to a market or economic slump often leads a company’s strategic thinkers to consider “human capital” first among its many cost-cutting options. The human resource represents the most significant resource available to any organization. A company that is smart about hiring can be smart about its growth and better-positioned to ride out stormy market and economic conditions.

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Now, Say 'Thank You'

The need for effective communication.  Is it important for general rules of politeness to be applied to business-to-person interactions?  Why does it matter if a company fails to say “thank you” when someone has initiated a message of communication?  It actually matters a great deal.  When a company fails to communicate properly with its publics—customers, investors, employees, or even potential recruits—it is a clear indicator that two serious problems are in effect.

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