How To Hire Remotely – Complete Guide For Serious Businesses

Have you realised why so many businesses are looking outside of their local area to get great hires? There is currently around 57 million people in the US that are working remotely part time or full time, and they represent incredible 36% of the workforce. It is estimated that 50% of US workforce will be freelancers by 2027. (1) That …

5 Keys to Holding on to Your Staff

This is a guest post written by the good people at 15five.com When you run a business,  employees are your most valuable asset. Thus, it’s important to make sure you’re taking steps to retain your top performers. They’re key to your success. Unfortunately, trends indicate that more American workers are inclined to quit their jobs these days than they may …

How to Hire a Virtual Assistant

You’ve heard from the authors like Tim Ferriss (The 4-Hour Workweek) and Chris Ducker (Virtual Freedom) that great things come to those who work with Virtual assistants. It’s true – VAs can release you from the burden of administrative tasks and make room for you to work on the high-value decisions. The person you’re hiring for the VA position should be proactive, precise, and …

Top 10 Strategies To Motivate Remote Employees

By keeping your remote employees motivated, you can gain many benefits, better retention being one of them. But it doesn’t come overnight. One Christmas bonus won’t make your employee excited about the company goals forever. Motivating employees is a constant and hard work. Strategies detailed below can help you create a unique approach for achieving optimal workflow, better retention and better …

Winning the outsourcing race

Win the Outsourcing Race – 5 Reasons Why Your Competitors Are Speeding Past You

If you were to pick between Asia and Eastern Europe – where would you choose to outsource? As you probably already know, Eastern Europe, Philippines, and Asia are competing in the race for the most desirable country to outsource to. While Asian countries do it with lower prices, Eastern European countries compete with quality, education and overall good work ethics. …

A-Players vs. B-Players

5-Steps To Hire and Keep A-Players In Your Team

A while back the Super Bowl finale was on – Patriots vs. Falcons. Patriots came from behind and won the final match 34-28. Personally, I didn’t stay up to watch Super Bowl because it was in the middle of the night for me. But, when I woke up the next morning, I learned that the whole game had been turned …