Signs of a Toxic Staff Culture

It’s a hard thing to admit that your work culture may be toxic. Identifying the symptoms and finding the antidotes for them can quickly improve morale, engagement, retention and productivity. You must act quickly to improve a negative work environment before productivity lags and employees abandon ship. Let’s get started.  ******************************************************************* Unhappy employees Lack of

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Announcing Your Succession

So you’re changing jobs? That’s exciting! You’ve probably realized you need to have a plan—but in addition, you also should spend a good amount of time preparing how you’re going to announce the move to your network, industry, and the world. Here are some questions to ask yourself: ******************************************************************* Why do I want to leave?

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Toxic Ministry Mindsets

A healthy church starts with a healthy staff. Are your staff members supportive of each another? Do they view other ministries as threats to their own? Do they have a shared vision? If these aspects of a healthy culture are missing, it could have massive repercussions on your staff and church. Consider these three toxic

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Resume Rules to Know

Your resume needs to make a good first impression. According to a survey of 2,200 hiring managers, one in six respondents said they spend 30 seconds or less reviewing resumes. Given that candidates have such a short time frame, it’s important that you highlight the skills you can bring to a job quickly and clearly.

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7 Worst Career Mistakes

Changing careers is never easy. Just because you have a job doesn’t mean you have to stay in it forever. Whether you’re bored at work, burned out, or just want a fresh challenge, there are a number of considerations that go into a successful career change. Here are seven career mistakes that you could be making –

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