Maren Hogan

Posts by Maren Hogan

  • The 3 Reasons Why Your Employees Are Disengaged

    June 1, 2016

    Roughly three out of four employees are not engaged. And, many of them are pointing the finger at their manager or boss. In fact, the majority of employees say their boss is the most stressful (and often worst) part of their job. But, at the same time, we have high reports of satisfaction at work. According to SHRM’s annual Job Satisfaction report in 2014, 86%...

  • 3 Things Managers Can Do to Increase Employee Engagement

    May 24, 2016

    A report by Deloitte discovered that 88% of employees aren't passionate about their work. Does that depress anyone else? As a manager, leader, mom, and friend to a lot of smart up and comers, I worry sometimes about how engaged they are, which parts of their disengagement might be my fault and, of course, how I can fix it. So what’s the next step an employer...

  • 4 Types of Horrible Hiring Managers (and How to Find Candidates Who Can Work With Them)

    May 12, 2016

    While many recruiters know that people usually leave a job because of their manager and not the company, how many of us actually fold that knowledge into our day-to-day recruiting efforts? The fact is, for the candidates we find, a bad boss can overwhelm a great compensation package and killer culture, while a great boss can make them overlook the fact that a...

  • The 10 Most Important Factors That Help Me Determine...

    May 2, 2016

    You may have heard the old saying “hire for fit, teach skills.” And, it’s genuinely true. Hiring for fit, or more accurately, attitude...

  • How These 4 Key Changes Dramatically Improved My Hiring...

    April 13, 2016

    Up and coming new business? Check. Best place to work? I think so! Great sourcing process, incredible records system (ATS) and my...

  • 5 Employee Feedback Stats That You Need to See

    February 8, 2016

    When it comes to feedback, we all want it, but none of us really want to hear it (at least when it's bad). But frankly, we all need it...