There are fundamental differences between leadership and management that apply to any organization. This is especially pertinent regarding leading organizational change, and how the winning combination of great management and strategic leadership takes an organization to a new level. Many people think leadership and management are interchangeable terms, versions of the same concept. John Kotter,…Details
As far as leadership development goes, the military is a fine example of how ordinary men can be made into extraordinary men. A good motto for leadership is: “to have the heart of a servant with the confidence and preparedness of a general”. Just like the military, the business environment can be full of uncertainty…Details
Each organization has a life of its own. Whether the organizational culture is dynamic and healthy, or dysfunctional and erratic is hard to tell at a glance. Organizations are often like puzzles compromised of varied little pieces that act as a whole. IBM did a study where it found that the barrier to change in…Details
How much does leadership development help organizational performance? Statistics show that 40% of people are unaffected by leadership development. That means that 60% of the people in an organization are carrying the additional load. The promise of employee engagement, increase in productivity, and improvement in customer service are partially unfulfilled by the statistical outcomes of…Details
In my world, we often talk about STEM. So what is STEM? STEM stands for Science Technology Engineering and Math. Why should we care about STEM? STEM jobs are growing faster than any other U.S. sector. STEM encourages critical thinking and real-world application People in STEM fields can expect to earn 26 percent more money…Details
One of the top workplace trends for 2017 is the management of the employee and candidate experience in the company. Historically, customer service has been the main priority. Now, the barriers between customer service, HR, and marketing are blended. New and existing employees want a workplace where they feel heard. Here are the 4 ways…Details
We are often asked, how do I set goals with my team? People set goals for themselves. But setting goals as a team can be even more powerful. So how do you know where to start? What do you need to do? Comfortable Environment – Make sure the environment is comfortable for everyone. What does…Details
Did you know workers’ compensation insurance increased by a 14.5% December 1st? Did you also know that the Florida Supreme Court issued opinions earlier this year that caps on attorney fees and time limits on temporary benefits were unconstitutional? Workers compensation claims and insurance can often time cripple a business. Below are 3 ways to…Details
The traditional way an employer says thank you during the holidays is a holiday party. According to Yahoo Finance the average employer spends $75 per employee on a holiday party and most employers are seeing a decrease in participation and engagement. Depending on which industry you are in, the holiday season can be a slower…Details
HRSS Consulting Group was awarded its first primary government contract for developing and implementing a Supervisory and Leadership Development Training Program at the United States Mint, Department of Treasury.
HRSS Consulting will create 6 new jobs for this 5 year contract.