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How Poorly Executed Learning and Development Strategies Can Backfire CULTURE WORKS – WE KEEP YOU TOGETHER WHEN SOCIAL DISTANCING KEEPS YOU APART! CULTURE CONNECTIVITY FOR YOUR PURPOSE, PEOPLE AND PROCESSES. How Poorly Executed Learning and Development Strategies Can Backfire According to Harvard Business Review, 75% of managers across 50 organizations were dissatisfied with their company’s learning and development functions. With that statistic in mind, and the $359 billion spent on training in 2016, it’s essential that your company’s learning and development program is developed properly. As a business owner, you probably know you should start implementing a learning and…
A recent study from the U.S. Small Business Administration found that military service exhibits one of the largest effects on self-employment, and veterans are 45% more likely to be self-employed than non-veterans.  It should then come as no surprise that so many business owners are actually also military veterans. However, you might be wondering what exactly makes veteran entrepreneurs so successful.  Here, we’ll break down the top 5 reasons why veterans make such successful entrepreneurs and give you some tools you can use to start your own path to entrepreneurship.  1. Capacity for Teamwork  While entrepreneurship often involves being your…
Understanding Furloughs and Layoffs During COVID CULTURE WORKS – WE KEEP YOU TOGETHER WHEN SOCIAL DISTANCING KEEPS YOU APART! CULTURE CONNECTIVITY FOR YOUR PURPOSE, PEOPLE AND PROCESSES. Understanding Furloughs and Layoffs During COVID It seems as if the COVID-19 business shutdowns are far from over. With a new strain of COVID-19 appearing in the United States, it’s safe to say that employers should be prepared for potential shutdowns. After all, in December 2020, employers are said to have laid off upwards of 140,000 employees.  With that being said, as an employer, it’s important to understand what direction you should go…
Over the past decade, more than eight million individuals from around the world became naturalized U.S. citizens. In fact, 843,593 people became citizens in 2019 alone. Citizenship in the United States comes with many benefits. It’s a prosperous country with countless opportunities for hardworking individuals. But getting to the United States can be a challenge. There are multiple types of visas available, but not all of them apply to people of all countries. There are often many fees involved, and dozens of documents to fill out and sign. However, investing in a franchise can help streamline and simplify the process. Investing in a U.S.-based franchise…
How to Assess Governance Maturity and Improve Family Business Strategy Using the Three Circle Model Even after 40 years, the Three Circle Model of Family Business is still an effective tool for dealing with the challenges of running a family business. To be an effective advisor to a family business, you need to assess the governance maturity of each circle and adapt to the current state. Governance maturity is measured by how evolved the critical structures are within each circle. A Quick Refresher On the Highlights of the Three Circle Model Family Circle The Family Circle encompasses issues of the…
What Are the Elements of a Successful Recruiting Strategy? CULTURE WORKS – WE KEEP YOU TOGETHER WHEN SOCIAL DISTANCING KEEPS YOU APART! CULTURE CONNECTIVITY FOR YOUR PURPOSE, PEOPLE AND PROCESSES. What Are the Elements of a Successful Recruiting Strategy? Recruiting top talent is one of the foundational steps in crafting your company culture that serves your company’s purpose. Implementing this step in a thoughtful, effective manner is essential to your success as an organization. At Culture Works, we understand that your people make up your organization, and it is essential that your people are working toward greater business success.  In…
As your retirement approaches, you may be thinking of ways to stay busy. Today, retirement doesn’t mean leaving the workforce well into your 60s or 70s. With sound investments, people are retiring much earlier.  Regardless of when you leave the workforce, it’s good to have something to occupy your time. If that something brings in extra money, it can benefit you financially down the line. Are you looking to start a business after retirement? Keep reading to learn more about keeping busy after retirement.  Start a Business After Retirement Doing What You’re Passionate About Your retirement years shouldn’t become stressful.…
How Learning and Development Can Transform Your Company Culture CULTURE WORKS – WE KEEP YOU TOGETHER WHEN SOCIAL DISTANCING KEEPS YOU APART! CULTURE CONNECTIVITY FOR YOUR PURPOSE, PEOPLE AND PROCESSES. How Learning and Development Can Transform Your Company Culture Would it surprise you if we told you that “93% of employees say they will stay longer at a company when that company invests in their career development?” Yeah, we weren’t surprised either! Learning and development programs are directly related to greater employee retention and satisfaction. Not only do employees feel valued and supported, but they are also receiving…
  BooXkeeping was recently ranked #22 on Franchise Gator’s list of the Top 100 Emerging Franchises to consider in 2021. BooXkeeping franchisees are dedicating themselves to ensuring their clients have full accessibility and understanding of their financial records so no extra time or effort is necessary. BooXkeeping is the cutting-edge bookkeeping company that provides professional bookkeeping services to small and medium size businesses throughout the U.S. If you’re an entrepreneur seeking business in a rapidly expanding online bookkeeping industry with flexible hours and a reliable revenue stream you are the perfect candidate to join the BooXkeeping team.