Posts Categorized: Nanci’s Notions Blog

How Open is the Communication in Your Organization?

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Employee Wellness Raleigh

Whether your business year closes on December 31st, June 30th or anytime in between, the arrival of January 1st has special, significant energy. The beginning of a new calendar year is ripe for renewal and regeneration and it signals a time to evaluate the role of communication between employees and leadership.

Does HR value Dad over Mom?

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Listen up HR departments! It is time for you to take a look at your new hire and promotion policies. Are you evaluating men and women based on their competencies or subconsciously making personnel decisions based on gender bias? An article by Claire Cain Miller in the Sunday New York Times (9/7/14) has given us… Read more »

Attention Women: Rethink Leaning Into Diversity

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I am proud to be at the helm of a woman-owned, small business. For fourteen years we have valued diversity internally and promoted the benefits of diversity in the workplace to our clients. According to the U.S. Department of Labor in 2013, 57.2% of working age women were present in the workforce. Sheryl Sandberg, author… Read more »

There is an APP for that

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Training is the cornerstone of my business. As a constantly evolving process, the training industry has moved from rote antiquated teaching methods to a technology infused extravaganza personalized to capture the essence of the business client. I view training as an interactive learning experience. It is both social and business with an exchange of ideas,… Read more »

Resume vs. Curriculum Vitae

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The job search is tough enough without the burden of creating a meaningful synopsis of you to present to a prospective employer. In today’s tech savvy marketplace a solid education, competent industry skills and impeccable grooming are often not enough to get hired. Prior to making a positive, personal impression the resume or CV is… Read more »