Posts

Are You Where You Want to Be Professionally?

Image
Are you where you want to be professionally in life? Do you feel fulfilled in your career? If your answer is no, there are steps you can take to be where you want to be. Life is too short to be unhappy at your job. If you'd like help interviewing and preparing to get your dream job, call Kmet Consulting at 877-783-5638 today. We can provide HR help you can count on. Keep reading for a few tips on how to be happier professionally.

Are You Where You Want to be Professionally?
Set Your Professional Goals

If you are in a job long enough and you don't feel like you are growing professionally or have the opportunities to do so, you may feel bored or out of place. Set goals for yourself to stay motivated. For example, if you want that promotion to manager, don't get in your head and talk yourself out of it, go for it.

Build Professional Relationships

Have you ever heard that saying, "it is what you make of it"? If you truly want to be happier professionally, make the effo…

Empower Your Employees

Image
With many jobs, you may see your employees or co-workers more often then you see your actual family. With this in mind, it's important that you do everything in your power as a manager to make for a positive work environment. Inspire your employees and make them feel empowered. Not sure how to go about this important task? Call Kmet Consulting for HR help. Keep reading for a few tips on how to empower your employees.


Empower Your Employees
Tip #1: Show you have trust in our employees.

Make for a positive environment by having loyal employees. A great way to promote employee loyalty is to show you trust them by taking a step back and allowing them to accomplish the goals you have set for them. There's no need to watch from over their shoulder, show your trust and just be there for them if or when they need your assistance.

Tip #2: Give credit where credit is due.

Recognize employees when they deserve it. If you have an employee who has gone above and beyond for you, say thank you…

You Might Be a Micromanager If...

Image
Have you ever heard the expression, "if you want something done right, you have to do it yourself?" It's a common saying, but can be a very slippery slope in the management world. One of the number one reasons people may leave their jobs is that they are unhappy with how their bosses or managers treat them. Our HR consulting company is here to present you with a few signs that could mean you are a micromanager. If you have lost several employees and would like to work on retaining your talented employees, call Kmet Consulting at 877-783-5638 today.


You Might Be a Micromanager If...
You've Asked To Be Copied On Every E-mail
Is your inbox overflowing constantly because you've asked to be copied on every e-mail? A good manager or leader can want to cut back on the number of e-mails they get as much as possible and focus on bigger issues or goals. If you've asked an employee to copy you on several e-mails, while you may not have realized it when you asked, you cou…

The Dos & Don'ts of Good Management

Image
If someone leaves a company, often the reasoning is, “they had poor management.” But what does this mean? How do you know the status of your company’s management? Kmet Consulting is “Your One Stop HR Shop,” and we don’t want your company to suffer because of miscommunication, inconsistency, or lack of connection. Our HR consulting firm is ready to help you improve your management style with this list of dos and don’ts.

DO: Communicate You’ve heard the saying, “communication is key,” because it is! It’s better to over-communicate within your company to ensure that everyone is always on the same page. Keeping everyone as informed as possible will prevent miscommunication and leave little room for assumptions. If you are not completely sure that someone is aware of something, be it big or small, it’s best not to assume and just fill them in. If a piece of information can’t be communicated to your team for confidential or other reasons, be professional about this. There is a difference be…

Stand Out When You Apply for Your Dream Job

Image
Have you been stuck in a job you don't like for too long? If so, this blog is for you. If you have decided to search for your dream job, it's important that you do everything in your power to stand out from the other job candidates. In today’s saturated market, it is hard for even the most qualified applicants to stand out. That's where Kmet Consulting comes in. If you are interested in HR help, call 877-783-5638 today. Here are a few helpful tips for standing out when you apply for your dream job.


Stand Out When You Apply for Your Dream JobTip #1 
Print the Job Description Out and Bring to the Interview
How often have you heard of someone printing out the job description and bringing to the interview? Doing this not only can make you stand out but also prepare you in the case that the interviewer asks you if you feel you are qualified for the job. You can simply go down the listed items on the job description and explain how you meet the qualifications listed. This can als…

How to Raise Employee Morale

Image
Have things felt "off" in the workplace lately? Have you been feeling a negative vibe? A happy crew can be a productive crew. Sometimes it can be tough to know how to raise employee morale in the workplace, but our HR consulting firm is here to give you a few tips. If you need assistance with this HR related issue, call Kmet Consulting at 877-783-5638.


How to Raise Employee Morale
Tip #1
Give Your Employees Some Power
Employees can have a negative outlook on their jobs if they feel like they are being micromanaged. Make them feel like they can make a real difference at the company and give them more responsibility. If they excel at a certain task, allow them to train other employees on that task. Building confidence can raise morale.

Tip #2
Show Empathy as a Manager
If you know an employee is going through something tragic in their personal lives, show some empathy. Listen and be kind, if they come to you. Showing you care helps your employees to know they are valued.

Tip #3
Make E…

Develop Future Leaders in Your Company

Image
Great leaders are vital to a successful company, but it can sometimes be difficult to know how to get there. Good thing Kmet Consulting can help! Every company is unique, so we believe in providing customized solutions for your human resources needs. For more information or to set up a one-on-one meeting, please call our HR consulting firm at 877-783-5638. In order to get the most out of your wonderful employees, here are some tips for developing future leaders in your workplace.

1. Treat your team how you expect them to treat customers or clients. As the company owner or manager, you are the role model. How well you treat your employees sets the example of how your employees are to treat your customers or clients. It’s important to always keep this in mind. If you are open, honest, and encouraging with your staff, it will set up the environment to be more conducive to productivity and learning. Some people are born leaders, and some learn by example.
2. Have your employee take a pers…