7 CEOs and Business Owners Discuss the 4-Day Work Week

As technology advances and our understanding of employee engagement improves, business leaders are faced with newer and more compelling ways of shaking up their organizations. For some companies, this will mean adapting their performance management processes to do away with annual appraisals. For others, it will mean streamlining needlessly complex processes. But one trend that…

Why Your Wellness Program Isn’t Working — and How to Fix It

Since 2013, 66 percent of employers have increased their health and wellness program offerings — on-site fitness centers, yoga classes, massages — and 67 percent plan to offer even more over the next five years. These wellness programs and initiatives have picked up speed and popularity, becoming the trendy “one-stop solution” that employers can implement to check…

3 Questions to Ask When Determining Raises for 2019

Running a business means controlling the financial fate of the folks who work with you and for you, which is why many company owners find the process of determining raises overwhelmingly stressful. If you’re at the point where you need to start making some compensation-related decisions, here are a few key questions to ask yourself first. 1.…

How To Make Sure Your Benefits Outrank Competitors’

In a job seeker’s market — that is, when there are more jobs than people looking for them — qualified candidates can afford to be picky about the jobs they apply to and interview for. Suddenly your company is trying desperately to attract candidates for the job. One way you can be more appealing to the types of…

How Your Investment in STEM Education Could Change the Future

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) cannot carry out its mission of strengthening the nation’s security through cutting-edge science, technology and engineering without a world-class workforce. As part of the network of national labs across the United States, we have a critical role in ensuring American competitiveness by contributing to the development of new generations of…