You run your HR department like a well-oiled machine.
But sometimes you need another “you” around to cover all the bases—another experienced HR professional to train employees on compliance issues, review compensation and benefits plans or update … (more...)
As a small business owner, or as director of a small non-profit, you may not need an HR department. But you do need someone who knows small business HR, who has your back and who can keep you on target about providing insurance, responding to the … (more..._
We love startups. We love how your brains see past limitations and create unexpected solutions. We love your passion, your dress code and the art you hang on the walls.
And we love helping you find the next Steve Wozniak or Sergey Brinn to take … (more...)
There has been a lot of research about the benefits of gratitude: Improved sleep, reduced depression, better physical health and better relationships. Research shows that just saying “Thank you” increases the recipient’s desire to make a further connection with you. I’m thinking about this, of course, because it’s Thanksgiving week and for some people Thanksgiving […]
Last week I wrote a blog about the perils of leaning too heavily on personality profiles for hiring, which bothered some people who are in the industry. Lest I be misunderstood, I don’t think we should ditch personality profiles. They’re a really useful tool as a part of the process, BUT they are not the […]
Thank you so much for your team’s help in setting up my HR startup package. Even though I am just starting out, everyone went out of their way to answer any and all questions that I had. I now feel confident in moving forward with my hiring plans and am glad to have found an… [Continue Reading]
We don’t have a dedicated HR staff, so time we spend on recruiting takes away from processes that keep our doors open. Valentine HR was a tremendous force multiplier for us: recruiting and vetting candidates, locating and screening better candidates than we could have, leaving us free to do the work that we do best!… [Continue Reading]
“Your team has been an amazing resource for me. Mary’s trainings were very informational and helpful. Most of all, having Myra available to guide me through some rough roads has been invaluable.” —Renee Calder Price, BS, LCPAA, Chief Executive Officer,Caring Family Network
Caroline and her company are fantastic! They have been great to work with and at the ready with solid advice. Also put on a meaningful seminar for our staff. I look forward to working with Caroline again and again. —Julia Harrod, President MWM DesignGroup