Your Turnover Will Double Unless You Improve Your Hiring & Selection Process

ALERT-Your Turnover is About to Double Unless You Improve Your Hiring Process Storm: (noun) A violent disturbance of affairs. A storm is brewing.   A perfect storm. And you don’t have to live in a hurricane zone to know it’s unwise to ignore the warnings. What is this “perfect storm”? It’s a tsunami of increased employee turnover, and you better be prepared. We’re losing and hiring workers like never before—and not for the reasons you might suspect. Consider the following: Until just ... [Click Here]

Developing Leaders: Benchmark the Nation‘s Best Practices

Adding value now or simply preparing for the upcoming downturn by John Lankford (Note: This article was originally published in the May, 2017 issue of CAM Magazine.) Attention: All CEO’s who seek a competitive advantage Imagine for a moment that you could clone your top three managers. Then imagine another competitor steals the two best performing ones—they simply had a better offer than your current workplace. Now that would really perturb you. Right? Why can’t your recruiting ... [Click Here]

Family Business Succession: Interview with John Parmentier, President of Paragon Laboratories

Family businesses comprise 80%-90% of businesses in the US. More than 70% of these businesses are going to “change hands." Are you going out on your terms? This insightful interview with a 37 year old son, who is now President of his family owned business will share with you his lessons learned in succession planning. Briefly describe the services your company provide. I am the owner and President of Paragon Laboratories, Inc., a contract laboratory that specializes in the physical, ... [Click Here]

Performance Improvement: Interview with Julie Kowalski, CEO, Creative Partnerships, Inc.

Have you ever wondered how to improve the performance of your company, or a specific team or even a specific individual? This short interview will challenge your thinking about “performance improvement.”  John Lankford interviews, Julie Kowalski, CEO of Creative Partnerships, Inc., in Troy, Michigan. Creative Partnerships has been helping people and organizations get better at what they do since 1990. Julie, what is different/unique about your company’s approach to improving a company's ... [Click Here]