Job Search Support: Day of the Interview By Alan Bernstein, HR Office Savers

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 to set yourself apart from others. Be on time Arrive 5–15 minutes before the scheduled Read More …

Why Social Media Marketing is Important for your Business by Jeff Lindstrom, ECHO Digital Solutions

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 brand’s larger digital marketing strategy. Read on to learn more about how social media can Read More …

Job Search Support: What to look for when applying for a job / by Alan Bernstein, HR Office Savers

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 more productive job search. Your Resume Writing a compelling resume is the first step to finding Read More …

Why Online Reputation Management is so Important : by Jeff Lindstrom / ECHO Digital Solutions

  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 actively manage and respond to customer reviews. By not properly managing reviews, you are losing Read More …

For the Job Seeker – Making the Most of Your Job Interview by Using Soft Skills

Making the Most of Your Job Interview by Using Soft Skills. Soft skills are those intangible qualities we have and more and more, employers look for in candidates. When interviewing there are 3 basic soft skills that can give you an edge. Read More …

Don’t Do This in an Interview by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers

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 really isn’t just one thing!”. After some group discussion, I offered my top three things to avoid when searching for a job. Read More …

For the Job Seeker – Interview Roadblocks 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 you get past the gatekeeper. Read More …

For the Small Business Owner – When you Have an Employee Issue / by, Alan Bernstein, 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 is not working out with an employee.

Most times this is a communication problem, easily solved with mediation or active listening. But in those cases where the relationship is simply too frustrating to continue, think of “ART” to try and manage the result. Read More …

Melbourne Regional Chamber Earns Fourth 5-Star Accreditation from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

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 policies and organizational procedures, effective advocacy
efforts, valuable programming, and a positive impact on the Space Coast region. Read More …

For the Small Business Owner – HR Compliance Basics / 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 labor obligations can be unlawful or illegal and can lead to disputes, fines or legal claims. Read More …

How to Build an Online Course, Creating Content Part 2 by Kim Shiver

How can a small business use an online course?
For some companies, an online course might be a marketing or sales tool. For example, if you sell garden supplies teaching people how to actually plant a garden may help create a market for your products. Read More …

Why is it a Good Time to Create Blogs, Courses, and Online Events? / by Kim Shiver, M.Ed, Speaker, Communications Strategist

Providing quality content is a great way to showcase your expertise in what you do. From massage therapy to website development, there are topics you can cover to highlight your knowledge. This builds trust with your customers and attracts new customers. People like to buy from those they trust can get the job done. Read More …

For the Small Business Owner – Telework Basics / by, Alan Bernstein, President HR Office Savers

In the event of an emergency such as a weather disaster or pandemic, you may allow or require employees to temporarily work from home to ensure business continuity.

Here are some best practices for allowing employees to telework and still deliver results, regardless of whether you are dealing with a virus, a hurricane or just a regular workday: Read More …