Abel HR Blog

Combating Workplace Negativity: Practical Strategies from Abel HR

A positive workplace is the cornerstone of a thriving business. While focusing on growth and compliance, it’s equally important to address and minimize workplace negativity. This blog offers practical tips to help your organization foster a more positive and productive work environment. 1. Open and Effective Communication Establishing open lines of communication is crucial in […]

Exit Interview Questions That Aren’t a Waste of Time

Research from Social.com reveals that 75% of all companies are performing exit interviews. That same research indicates that only 1% of participants do them correctly. Many times, exit interviews focus only on updating job descriptions rather than trying to determine precisely why their employees are leaving. Try asking the following essential questions to ensure your […]

Ways to Show Appreciation to Your Employees During the Holiday Season

As the holiday season rolls in, it presents a unique opportunity for business leaders to express their gratitude towards their teams. This festive period is an ideal time to acknowledge and appreciate the hard work and commitment of your employees. Recognizing their efforts not only enhances morale but also strengthens your company culture. Here are […]

How to Retain Your Best Employees

Data from Indeed reveals that 76% of employers reported having been “ghosted” in 2021. And 57% claimed the practice of ghosting has increased significantly since the pandemic. To reduce your odds of being ghosted, you will need to retain the high contributors you already have. Here are a few tips that will help you hold […]

Creating High-Performing Work Teams: A Comprehensive Guide for Business Leaders

In today’s competitive business landscape, teamwork isn’t just beneficial—it’s essential. A study by Zippia reveals that three-fourths of employees consider teamwork crucial. Moreover, fostering a collaborative environment can slash employee turnover rates by 50%. So, how can business leaders cultivate teams that are not only effective but that people are eager to join? Identifying Team […]

Cheap Snacks You Can Stock for the Best Office Kitchen Ever

Children are back in school, sporting events have started, and your employees are busier than ever. One way to ease their stress during this season is to have a well-stocked break room full of healthy snacks. Your workers will be relieved to know that preparing snacks for the office is one thing they can check […]

Are You a Great Boss? 5 Things Exceptional Leaders Do Differently

A recent LinkedIn survey reveals that as many as 61% of workers are considering quitting their jobs this year. It’s often been said that people don’t quit bad jobs, they leave poor bosses. How can you be the manager that everyone wants to work for? Here are a few ideas to implement. Stop Worrying About […]

5 Must-Have Qualities for Your Next Job Candidate

A recent Gallup poll reveals that low engagement in the workplace costs the worldwide economy nearly 9 trillion dollars each year. Indeed, recent trends such as quiet quitting make choosing good candidates more important than ever. A positive attitude and good work ethic are as essential as experience, so here are a few characteristics to […]

5 Strategies that Will Guarantee More Effective Meetings

According to a Microsoft survey, 2 out of 3 workers claim “meeting and email bloat” leaves them with insufficient time and energy to perform their jobs. In that same survey, respondents claimed to receive important information and having a chance to provide feedback were motivating factors when attending meetings. Clearly, there’s a need to implement […]

A Guide to Nailing Your Next Job Interview

Research.com reports that there are over 4,300 higher-learning institutions in the United States. That means a lot of graduates will soon be flooding the job market. With so much competition out there, it’s essential you’re ready to tackle your next employment interview head-on. Here are a few tips that will help you nail it. Review […]