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Starting A Great Retention

by in BEST Advisory, BEST Industry News, BEST Recruiting, COVID-19

Strategies for Keeping and Attracting the Best and Brightest Talent Vast numbers of employees reporting burnout and wishing to leave, record-level quit rates, and millions of unfilled positions have led to concerning new terms, such as “The Great Resignation” or “The Great Reshuffle” and for Baby Boomer employees who’ve had enough – “The Great Retirement.” […]

Exit Planning: You Need to Grieve it to Leave it

by in BEST Advisory, Exit Planning, Succession Planning

Strategies for the Emotional Side of Exit Planning and Career Transition It was just a few minutes into our phone call, and our clients started to cry. Working on their business exit planning and reviewing the financial and transactional aspects of selling their nursery operation, it suddenly hit them as they looked over a beautiful […]

Rethinking Age in Hiring

by in BEST Advisory, BEST Industry News, BEST Recruiting

We recently sent an email to our BEST BRIEFS newsletter subscribers on the topic of ageism, and it definitely touched a nerve. Here is the original email content, followed by some of the comments we received on the subject. Our Original Message On January 20th, President Biden was sworn in and is now officially the oldest […]

Your People and Planning for the Reset

by in BEST Advisory, BEST Events, BEST Industry News, COVID-19

There is an old African proverb called The Fable of the Lion and the Gazelle. To survive every day, the lion must catch the slowest gazelle. For the gazelle to survive, it must outrun the fastest lion. The message for both, “When the sun comes up, you’d better be running.”  Regardless of industry and how positively or negatively […]

The Rise of the Remote Workforce: Benefits, Behaviors and Best Practices

by in BEST Advisory, BEST Events, BEST Industry News, COVID-19

Once the domain of traveling sales and service people, this space is rapidly changing. In the last (5) years alone, remote work, or allowing professionals to work from home or outside the traditional office, has increased by 44% and shows no signs of slowing, especially in light of recent events. Currently, the number of remote […]

Should You Expect a Thank You Note After the Interview?

by in BEST Advisory, BEST Industry News, BEST Recruiting

Last April, Jessica Liebman, the Executive Managing Editor of Insider Inc., had the sheer audacity to suggest in a Business Insider article that she has a simple rule when she is hiring. “We shouldn’t move a candidate to the next stage in the interview process unless they send a thank-you email.” Liebman went on to state that […]

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