Business Tidbits

Seemingly everyone on social media considers themselves an “influencer” these days.  In fact, many people claiming to be influencers sell sponsored posts to businesses to promote products and brands.  This
Day of the Interview Preferred positions are highly sought after, with multiple job seekers for one position. Here are some things you can do on the day of the interview
Social media is a great way to reach millions of people worldwide. Over the last several years, having a cohesive social media strategy has become an important part of your
Times may be turbulent, but your future financial security doesn’t have to be. I can work with you to build a strategy that helps you protect what matters most. Built
When preparing to apply for a job, I want you to consider three key items: Resume, Qualifications, and Interest. If you can master these three things, you will have a
  Properly managing your reviews online is critical for businesses. It may seem obvious as to why it’s important to have positive reviews online, but only 19% of small businesses
Credit plays a vital role in helping people realize their personal and financial goals. A good credit score can help people qualify for favorable home loan terms, ultimately paving the
By Foy Staley, Director of Business Development & Soft Skills Training for HR Office Savers, Inc. For many of us, our parents and teachers instilled certain core values when we were
What is transitions coaching and how does coaching benefit you personally and professionally? It is not unusual to regularly feel as if you keep repeating patterns, having the same work
by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers   January is historically the beginning of job search season which lasts until spring break. Here are some tips for accelerating your job
By Foy Staley, Director of Business Development & Soft Skills Training Finally, you are getting some calls for interviews. You ask yourself, “What will make me stand-out from the others?”
by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers   Once you have a compelling resume, you need to apply to jobs that are relevant and for which you are qualified. But
by Jessica Carraro / HR Office Savers Many companies receive thousands of job applications and not every resume can be reviewed. Some companies use applicant tracking systems to scan resumes
Brevard Adult Education wants to hear from you! We’re growing our Lifelong Learning Class offerings and we want to know what YOU want to see offered. Please take a couple
A Central Florida company is excited to announce the launch of their new product, an Acrylic Wheelchair/Rollator Protection Barrier.  Designed with nursing home, rehab and assisted living patients in mind
During a recent job search training, one of my students asked: “What is the one thing I should never say or do in an interview?” My initial response was “There
  ECHO Digital Solutions is a full service, Space Coast based digital marketing company that tailors effective strategies for business.  They work with businesses of all types, sizes, and budgets. 
Brevard Adult and Community Education is excited to welcome its new Director, Ms. Lorri Benjamin. We’re looking forward to an awesome year! Letter from Director: “I am pleased to be
by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers I spend considerable time reviewing resumes and qualifying candidates for open positions on behalf of my clients. Here are some tips to help
by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers   If you are a manager of people, you will inevitably be faced with the hard decision of what to do when it
Melbourne, FL [June 7, 2020] –The United States Chamber of Commerce, at its board meeting last week, awarded the Melbourne Regional Chamber with 5-Star Accreditation once again for its sound
by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers I speak with many small business owners who are unfamiliar with the basics of human resource compliance. Failing to meet your minimum workplace
by Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist   As we sheltered-in-place over the past months, many people found time to consume new content. Aside from binging Netflix and checking the
by Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist   If you’re like most of the US, the current situation of Coronavirus, shelter in place and changes in business have likely affected
by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers (321)831-5995 Alan@HROfficeSavers.com   In the event of an emergency such as a weather disaster or pandemic, you may allow or require employees to temporarily
by Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist   If you look online for remote work opportunities, you may see ads promising you big money working from home with little or
by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers As I write this month’s article, we are in the midst of many unknowns regarding COVID-19. Specific to the area of employment and
If you experienced damage to your home you should take the necessary action to protect the property from further damage and start the process of filing a claim to repair
by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers Last month we talked about standard interview questions you can expect during the interview. This month I want to give you some
Melbourne Regional Chamber Promotes Richey Melbourne, FL [February 6, 2020] – Melbourne Regional Chamber is pleased to announce the promotion of Meg Richey to Executive Vice President. Richey has been
by Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist The first month in 2020 is gone. Where are you with your goals, resolutions, and productivity? Are you getting done each day and
by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers Last month we talked about preparing for the interview day—be on time, communicate professionally, and be ready to take notes. Today I
  Monthly budgets help people make the most of their money. While a person’s income will affect how much they can spend on housing, food and clothing each month, another,
Google’s suite of productivity tools is estimated to have over 1.5 billion users, with Gmail and Google Calendar being the most popular tools.  A convenience feature within these tools was
by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP In previous articles I shared how to write a compelling resume and how to get that resume in front of employers. Now I want to give you
by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers My previous two articles talked about writing a compelling resume. For a resume to be compelling, it must be accurate, visually appealing,
by Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist Summer is coming to an end, and students are heading go back to school. It’s also a time where small business owners and
by Financial Professional: Erin Long Don’t you just love tax season? No? Me neither. Like most of my clients, you probably recognize the necessity of taxes, but you don’t want
by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers Last month I shared with you the “big picture” of writing a compelling resume. In order for a resume to be compelling,
by Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist   What if you could use your strengths, build on them, and focus them in a way that would make you more successful?
by Alan Bernstein, SHRM-SCP – HR Office Savers I hear from people regularly who are struggling with their job search. Some of you have been looking for months with no
by: Kim Shivler, M.Ed. One of the most common platitudes thrown around when it comes to selling is: “People buy from those they Know, Like, and Trust.” This is possibly the
Your choice in browsers can be one of the most important decisions you’ll make on all your Internet-connected devices. It’s common for users to simply use whatever comes pre-loaded on
by, Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist & instructional Design Consultant Hey, small business owners. I mean anyone from a solopreneur consultant to a hair dresser, someone running a small
by Data Doctors Melbourne Florida If you’ve been using the Internet for more than a couple of years, you can assume that one or several of your passwords have been
by, Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist & instructional Design Consultant As we pass Thanksgiving in November and move into the December holidays, it’s a time where gratitude and giving
  by, Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist & instructional Design Consultant Have you ever been in a meeting that seemingly went on forever? One where people rambled incessantly on
Podcasts and podcasting are hot, and growing. According to the latest survey by Edison Research, 44% of people in the US have listened to a podcast. That’s 124 million people,
As a communications strategist, trainer and business consultant, I am often asked if there are legitimate opportunities to work from home. People tell me, “Everything I look into is a
Sales is key to a successful business. Without sales, you have a hobby – not a business. This is true whether you are an established business owner, or starting your
Technology has simplified life in so many ways. Thanks to their tablets and smartphones, many people now have a wealth of information at their disposal 24 hours a day, seven
People with multiple hobbies recognize there are many great ways to spend one’s time. But even people with plenty of ways to pass their time may find themselves wasting time
In an effort to speed up processing, Intel, Qualcom, and other CPU manufacturers designed their processors to make processing faster. Unfortunately this speed, which meant taking some steps that made
Businesses large and small can benefit from drafting business plans before beginning operations. A business plan is a description of a business’ projected future, and this document will spell out
Many working professionals aspire to be as productive as possible. In working environments where employees are forced to wear many hats, efficiency can help workers meet their deadlines and get
The idiom “Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today” has been credited to many people, including Thomas Jefferson, Mark Twain and Oscar Wilde. Regardless of who first
WARNING!!! DANGER!!! If see any pop-ups on your computer similar to the ones illustrated here, whatever you do… DO NOT CALL THAT PHONE NUMBER!!! They may claim that they are
“Obstacles are necessary for success because in selling, as in all careers of importance, victory comes only after many struggles and countless defeats.” –Og Mandino Selling is tough. Its super
The Health First Foundation recently awarded 41 Health First nurses with scholarships to help them continue their educational endeavors.  At a luncheon held at Suntree Country Club on Friday, June