NH Learning Solutions Blog
Social Media in the Workforce
Social media is an integral part of today’s society. While the title itself is ‘social’, the workforce can strongly benefit from its popularity, easy access, wide reach and fast communication. Social media can seem underutilized in a work setting but its popularity has demanded that companies keep up with it to stay ahead.
The popularity of social media is one of its greatest assets to businesses.
Train Your Employees to Help Your Business Succeed
What makes a successful business? Large profits can mean you are hardworking and smart, but how do you measure if the practices you are using to manage and run the company are making you successful? You could look at your employees for this answer. How do your employees feel towards the company? Are they engaged? Do they feel well compensated for their work? Are they happy to be there? How can you ensure employee success? The best way to ensure continued success is with continued training.
The Importance of Ongoing Training
When it comes to employee training, some small businesses are torn. They want their workers to be well equipped and productive, but they fear that these newly trained folks will desert them for higher-paying jobs at larger companies. That's a narrow view, and a potentially dangerous one. Companies that fail to develop their employees could be doing damage not only to morale, but to the bottom line as well.
7 Signs You May Need Microsoft Excel Training
Microsoft Excel is the standard spreadsheet application for both the business world and for personal use. However, there are several important reasons why Excel training can make a large impact on employee and company productivity.
How To Get the Most from Your Online Learning
Online LIVE (OLL) from New Horizons is instructor-led training delivered virtually, giving you the freedom to attend class from anywhere—at home, at the office, or at a New Horizons location. Utilizing the eLearning platform, Adobe Connect, Online LIVE provides a rich, engaging, live classroom environment that allows you to easily interact with instructors and fellow students.
3 Ways to Improve Communication Between IT and Other Departments
It’s no secret that the communication between the IT department and other areas within an organization isn’t the greatest. In fact, it’s fair to say, in some cases, that such communication is practically non-existent. That which does occur is often stilted, misunderstood, or otherwise ineffective.
Soft Skill Training is Often Overlooked
When it comes to skills in employment, the first line of emphasis is typically towards abilities, training and knowledge of specific skill sets. These are referred to as hard skills. Soft skills, however, are often overlooked, yet they also play an important role in day-to-day operations.
IT Training Can Help Reduce Stress at Work
Nearly everyone is feeling stress. According to a recent survey conducted by Everest College, more than eight in 10 employed Americans are stressed out by at least one thing about their jobs, with increased workloads being reported as a top stressor.