Three Big Reasons Why Providing Outplacement is a Good Idea

Unfortunately, every company at one time or another, engages in the very unpleasant activity of terminating an employee or group of employees.  This is never easy and it typically doesn’t get any easier with practice. What helps to take the sting out of the termination activity, however, is to offer to the impacted employees the […]

Visible Listening Will Drive Your Team’s Greatness

This post was written by Richard Bourgault – Power Connections Alumnus It has been my experience that the opportunity to be heard among your team members is a powerfully motivating force, and your ability and willingness to listen to them empowers them to contribute to the goals that are set for them. Being “visible” and […]

You CAN land a job during the holidays!

Never Fear. You absolutely can! Think there’s no one hiring before January? Think again! Do you feel like you’ve missed your window for finding a job now that we’re cruising into the holidays? Don’t. Companies hire right up until the end of the year. They really never stop. However, it’s tough being unemployed during the […]

Welcome to The Club!

Being axed places you in an esteemed club. If you have been through the experience of losing your job, then I want to welcome you to the Club.  The Club, you say?  What Club? Why, it’s the Club for the sacked, wacked, separated, terminated, eliminated, reduced, canned and fired!   And membership is free!  The only […]