Are you actively listening when your employees talk or really ignoring what they have to say?

Actively Listening to Your Employees | Wood Personnel

When your employees talk, you should listen. As their manager, getting firsthand information from the people closest to the work is extremely valuable. This is the best way to understand… Read more »

Do grades matter when getting a job? Do I need to include my GPA on my resume?

You worked hard to earn it, so you may think it’s a good idea to include it! But should you or should you not include your GPA on your resume?… Read more »

HR Hot Button: Remote Work

Prior to the pandemic, more and more employees found themselves in work-at-home roles. But now, in the midst of things, working from home is becoming even more popular. As employers… Read more »

Mastering the Interview: Showcasing Your Virtual Work Skills

If you don’t yet work in a remote role, you might soon find yourself in this situation. Research shows that 42 percent of the American workforce is now working from… Read more »

Check in with your team this week. Why managers should focus on mental health

Improving Mental Health in Workplace

Employee mental health has been a popular topic recently, and especially now during the pandemic. Stress and anxiety over COVID-19, job stability, diversity and politics have taken their toll on… Read more »

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Mastering the Interview: Common Questions to Prepare For

Common Interview Questions to Prepare For | Wood Personnel

If you’re preparing for a job interview, one of the best things to do is practice the answers to common interview questions. It will help you calm any interview jitters… Read more »

HR Hot Button: Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

The climate in our country has shifted quite a bit over the past year in terms of racial and gender inequality. It’s at the forefront of everyone’s mind, yet the… Read more »

Question: I’m unemployed. How do I get back into the job market?

How to Rejoin the Workforce When Unemployed

If you’ve been unemployed for a bit, you may feel nervous about rejoining the workforce. Maybe you were laid off and had a hard time finding a job, or maybe… Read more »

Managing Your Friends: How to be a professional leader… when you’re friends with your workforce

How to Effectively Manage Your Friends

If you’ve recently been promoted and are now managing employees who were once your peers, it’s a tricky road to navigate. You want to be fair and just, but also… Read more »