Hiring & Training

Employee Engagement is Not the Goal; It’s the Starting Point

If you search for books on employee engagement on Amazon, you’ll get more than 7200 results.  It’s as if mere engagement is the end-all, be-all “holy grail” that employers are striving to achieve. Most employees arrive to the job on day #1 fully engaged, which is to say they have a vested interest in meeting or even exceeding your expectations. ...

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Top Three Best Practices in Training

Nancy Troyano PhD, BCE, Entomologist /Director of Technical Education and Training for Rentokil North America offers the following training best practices for pest management companies: 1. Structured On-the-Job Training: While textbooks and e-learning courses are important, the majority of learning takes place on the job. Most pest management companies recognize this and send their new employees to ride along with their ...

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Create a Culture of Training

Want to drive your business to the next level? Get those training wheels turning. Aristotle once wrote, “Excellence is an art won by training and habituation.” This may explain why the most exceptional companies have at least one thing in common: They all offer a comprehensive and continuous training program. In fact, organizations that offer top-notch training programs enjoy higher ...

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