What is the cost of a bad hire? Too much…

What is the cost of a bad hire? Too much…

So let’s talk about best practices to avoid this from happening to you! We came across this SHRM article that is older, and perhaps somewhat surprisingly, some of the lessons learned are still relevant! 5 Common Bad Hires and How to Prevent Them (shrm.org) As we were...
Taking care of our people

Taking care of our people

Recently we had an opportunity to meet with a group of HR leaders in person for the first time in over two years! It was refreshing to interact face-to-face to discuss successes and challenges as we navigate this new workplace environment. As always, we had lively...
Changing the work world for the better

Changing the work world for the better

We wanted to take a moment to highlight one St. Louis woman who is determined to change the work world for the better – and there is no better time than now to focus on the wellbeing of yourself and your team members!  ROI friends, meet Tara Kraus, the founder of...
What we are carrying into 2022

What we are carrying into 2022

A new year is a time of reflection and often an opportunity to consider what to start, stop and continue doing. As a team, we thought about what 2021 looked like for us personally and professionally, and how we can use what we learned and experienced to focus forward...
End of Year Resources and Reflection

End of Year Resources and Reflection

The world of work as we knew it continues to change.  We’re grateful for the strong network of professionals in our ROI community to rely on, to talk through these challenges, and to share ideas with one another.  As we close out 2021, we want to provide some...
Navigating the New Normal

Navigating the New Normal

As we continue to work with clients and candidates in the changing environment, we are thankful for the trust you have placed in us to represent your brand and deliver the talent you need to succeed.  We are also seeing some trends that are worth exploring as we all...
Getting to the heart of what matters

Getting to the heart of what matters

The pandemic has provided an opportunity for many of us to reflect on what really matters and to count our blessings.   If you know us, you know we are community focused. Helping to lift others who are facing challenges is part of our DNA, and a vital...