Monthly Archives: October 2015

Congratulations, Erica!

October 30, 2015

EctoHR, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Erica Gruss to the position of Human Resource Manager and to Partner status as of January 2016. Erica has worked with EctoHR as an HR Generalist since 2011 and earned her Professional in Human Resources (PHR) designation in 2015.

Congratulations, Christy!

October 28, 2015

EctoHR, Inc. is pleased to announce that Christy Conn, Director of HR, has been named as the first Partner to be added to the firm's new partnership program. Christy has played a key role in the growth and strategy of EctoHR, Inc. during her 8 years with the Company and earned her Senior Professional in Human Resources designation in 2011.

Making Terminations Easier

October 5, 2015

Terminating an employee is never an easy task, though it is sometimes the best course of action for an employer to take. Prior to following through with an employee termination, it is important to plan appropriately.   One key question that the manager should ask him or herself is whether or not the employee will be surprised. With the exception of extreme circumstances, immediate terminations are rare and typically only happen when an egregious violation has occurred. The decision to terminate usually comes at the end of a process that includes evaluation, lack of performance and lots of communication. Whether ...

Five Resume Tips To Get You Hired

October 1, 2015

When you apply for a job, your resume is the crucial item that helps get a foot in the door. A recruiter spends an average of six to 10 seconds reviewing each resume. Do you really want to waste one of those valuable seconds with a single word that does not add to your value? Below are five tips from the staff at EctoHR, Inc. to help enhance your resume and get you noticed by potential employers:   Start with a strong summary. Use the top of the page to concisely communicate the experience and skills that make you a ...