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Working (Too) Hard for the Money: The Negative Impacts of Excessive Overtime

October 16, 2019

Based on client and project needs or the seasonality of the business, many companies ask employees to work a considerable amount of overtime for sustained periods. This begs the question of whether excessive overtime creates a negative impact on productivity, ...

Is now a good time to talk? Maintaining an Open Door Environment in the Workplace

October 14, 2019

An open door environment is more than a definition or policy outlined in an employee handbook.  It speaks to a culture that encourages all employees to approach members of management with questions or concerns, as well as suggestions or feedback.  ...

The Dreaded Counteroffer

September 20, 2019

Imagine a situation where the perfect candidate accepts a job offer. Your entire team is excited for the help they have been waiting for and have started making first day preparations for the new hire. Then, the dreaded call comes ...

The Power of Giving Back: Employer Benefits of Workplace Community Involvement

September 20, 2019

Catered lunches, ping pong tables, massage chairs and gym memberships tend to receive the most attention when it comes to creating high retention rates and a fun, cohesive work environment. However, one of the most overlooked ways to build a ...

Livingston County United Way’s Day of Caring 2019

August 23, 2019

The EctoHR Team participated in The Livingston County United Way's Day of Caring on August 7th. It was an incredible opportunity to make an impact on our community! To learn more about Day of Caring and how your team could ...



Blog | EctoHR | Your Human Resource Outsourcing Firm

Working (Too) Hard for the Money: The Negative Impacts of Excessive Overtime

October 16, 2019

Based on client and project needs or the seasonality of the business, many companies ask employees to work a considerable amount of overtime for sustained periods. This begs the question of whether excessive overtime creates a negative impact on productivity, ...

Is now a good time to talk? Maintaining an Open Door Environment in the Workplace

October 14, 2019

An open door environment is more than a definition or policy outlined in an employee handbook.  It speaks to a culture that encourages all employees to approach members of management with questions or concerns, as well as suggestions or feedback.  ...

The Dreaded Counteroffer

September 20, 2019

Imagine a situation where the perfect candidate accepts a job offer. Your entire team is excited for the help they have been waiting for and have started making first day preparations for the new hire. Then, the dreaded call comes ...

The Power of Giving Back: Employer Benefits of Workplace Community Involvement

September 20, 2019

Catered lunches, ping pong tables, massage chairs and gym memberships tend to receive the most attention when it comes to creating high retention rates and a fun, cohesive work environment. However, one of the most overlooked ways to build a ...

Livingston County United Way’s Day of Caring 2019

August 23, 2019

The EctoHR Team participated in The Livingston County United Way's Day of Caring on August 7th. It was an incredible opportunity to make an impact on our community! To learn more about Day of Caring and how your team could ...