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employee handbook

Overview of What a Sound Employee Handbook (aka Company Bible) Should Contain

The Purpose of the Employee Handbook Each writer was given the “Star Trek Bible,” a compendium of frequently-asked-questions relating to the world of Star Trek from the dimensions ...
Five-Majors-Minors

Should I write a letter of recommendation for an employee I fired?

This was culled from askmanager.org, we thought it could be good to share it here incase you come across similar situation you will have an idea on how to handle it. I manage a team ...
happy employees

How to Avoid Chasing Away Your Best Hands Through Over Strict Employee Policies

Many organisations certainly have employee policies that seek to guide the behaviour of the staff and establish basic ground rules for the daily interaction and work that is expected ...
talent search

Introducing Talent Search for Recruiters and Employers on Ngcareers

For many employers and recruiters getting the right candidates for experienced job openings is tougher when there is no reliable platform to search and target the kind of candidates ...
attract and retain employees

5 Strategies to Attract and Retain Quality Employees for Your Company

There may be millions of people out of work in the country still organisations and companies find it not very easy to get the right people in terms of job skills and attitude to join ...
phone interview tips

Telephone Interview Tips: How to Get the Best From Your Phone Interviews with These Questions

If you are an employer or recruiter who finds that he has to screen a lot of candidates taking phone interviews can be a time and stress saving way of determining the right candidates ...
online recruitment

E-Recruitment in Nigeria: Why the Jobs Are Going Online and The Imminent Change in Nigeria’s Recruitment Processes

Recruitment in Nigeria is taking its time to go online but it surely is doing so. Prior to the internet in the country and even until a couple of years ago almost all recruitment processes ...
job listing optimisations

How to Optimise Your Online Job Listings for Better Targeted Applications from Candidates

As job advertising online becomes the preferred means of attracting quality candidates for most businesses and employers there is need also to understand the little things one can do ...
employee poaching tips

Planning to Poach Your Competitor’s Employee? Here are 5 Dangers to Beware of

Sometimes as a growing company you need specialist employees to join your team and they aren’t found so easily on the street. You might have advertised for the position but still ...
successful marketing techniques

Push Your Business Closer to Success With These 5 Marketing Techniques

When promoting your business, don’t forget to maximize traditional marketing techniques in addition to online marketing programs. Many consumers today respond very favorably to hands-on ...
brand building strategies

Brand Building: How to Make Your Employees Promote the Brand

Most times managers and executives are so focused on external means of promoting the business that they do not realize the potentials they are yet to exploit through their internal ...
employee recruitment mistakes

Top 9 Employee Hiring Mistakes Managers & Recruiters Make

If your goal is to find quality employees, you need to know what skills and characteristics you’re seeking and have a plan by which you’ll find the best candidates. However, too ...
virtual work place

The Virtual Workplace: Should You Explore the Possibilities for Having Virtual Work Locations

Recently the debate on the merits and otherwise of a virtual workplace for businesses came up after Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer banned all Yahoo staff from working from home or ...
mobility growth

Taking your Company to the Mobility New Age (Part 2)

Editor’s note: This is the second in a 6 part series by Monica Paul of Marcomtec Group We already said that BYOD is one of the most significant trends affecting enterprises. It ...
mobility growth

Taking Your Company to the Mobility New Age (Part 1)

Editor’s note: This is a 6 part series by Monica Paul of Marcomtec Group BYOD is definitely one of the most significant trends affecting the enterprise; it is not only that the ...