In the eleven years since the Great Recession, the US labor market has flipped from having too few jobs for too many unemployed people to a job landscape that looks more like reverse musical chairs where there are not enough players to fill the seats when the music stops. For a growing company, finding the talent to scale a business can mean the difference between long-term success or short-term failure.
It was the worst of times. It was the best of times. Well, for retailers, which one is it? Is the industry in a tug of war of experiencing both? Mark Mathews, VP of Research Development & Industry Analysis at the National Retail Federation sits with us to shed some light on today’s retail.
We have your retail industry news here. Be sure to join us on the Better Series for the next three episodes as we demystify the future of retail.
On this episode of Better Series, Rodd Wagner, Forbes Columnist, Author, and Researcher, shares the one must-have all companies need in order to cultivate a happy work culture. Wagner, with no apologies, helps us see that this one spark makes all the difference. Listen in for the details.
Communication skills are vital in the business world. From interacting with customers, employees, and other key stakeholders, business leaders abilities to effectively communicate speaks volumes to those invested in the company. To help share insight on the communication skills that every business leader needs, Richard McKeown, Founder & CEO of Richard McKeown Communications joined us on this episode of the Better Series.