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Navigating Remote Work Challenges: A HR Perspective for Employers

By LaunchPadAssociates | Feb 17, 2024

Remote work presents a host of challenges, but with a proactive HR approach, employers can create a thriving remote work environment.

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Navigating the Future: The Benefits of Career Direction for Young Adults

By LaunchPadAssociates | Jan 17, 2024

While some may argue that exploring various options is valuable, having a clear career direction can offer numerous benefits for young adults.

In this blog post, we will delve into the advantages of having a well-defined career direction early in life.

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Managing Holiday Requests from Employees During the Christmas Season

By LaunchPadAssociates | Nov 17, 2023

Holiday Requests. Effective planning and communication are the keys to a harmonious and festive holiday season in the workplace. We’ll explain how in this article.

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Navigating Menopause in the Workplace: Empowering Women with Support

By LaunchPadAssociates | Oct 11, 2023
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Menopause is a natural part of a woman’s life, and providing support and understanding can help women navigate this transition while maintaining their career goals and well-being.

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The Case for External Assistance: Handling Internal Disciplinary Actions in Your Small Business

By LaunchPadAssociates | Oct 6, 2023

Let’s explore the reasons why small businesses should consider seeking external assistance when dealing with internal disciplinary actions.

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Breaking Down Barriers: Empowering Women in the Workplace

By LaunchPadAssociates | Sep 28, 2023

In this blog post, we will delve into some of the key issues women encounter in the workplace and explore how business leaders can actively work to eliminate these barriers.

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Artificial Intelligence & Its Role in HR

By LaunchPadAssociates | Sep 8, 2023
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In this blog post, we’ll look at how AI can be used with Human Resources BUT more importantly why artificial intelligence will never fully replace HR.

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Workplace Bullying and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

By LaunchPadAssociates | Sep 1, 2023
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A few weeks ago I (Beverly) read a LinkedIn article on workplace bullying and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).  I saved the link that accompanied it and have just been reading.  It has flagged up a number of things for me: remembering my own experiences; the actual impact of workplace bullying; there is not a…

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5 Remote Work Tools to Support Company Culture

By LaunchPadAssociates | Aug 4, 2023

Can you maintain company culture in a company without a physical office? Certain tools can make it easier. Let’s take a look

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