Recharge & Rebuke Burnout!

“Burnout is what happens when you avoid being a human for too long.” – Michael Gungor While everyone experiences workplace stress now and again, burnout happens when those stresses are compounded with no relief in...

Your Vote Matters

“The vote is precious. It is the most powerful non-violent tool we have in a democratic society, and we must use it.” — John Lewis Canada just held an election on September 20, 2021, and...

Supplier Diversity: What, Why and How?

“A diverse mix of voices leads to better discussions, decisions and outcomes for everyone” – Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google   In the spirit of June being Indigenous History Month, supplier diversity is at the...

Diversity & Inclusion

“Diversity is being invited to the party; inclusion is being asked to dance.” –  Vernā Myers   Diversity and inclusion is a hot topic, as it should be. It’s not really a choice – it’s...

Attracting and Retaining ‘A’ Players

As Andrew Valdez said, “No one makes it alone.”    One of the fundamental aspects of your business is your team – your employees – the people and engine that keep things running and growing....

Managing a Remote Team – Part 1: The Why

For many companies, managing a remote team has been a new experiment brought about by circumstances beyond their control. However, here at Staff Shop, we founded our company using a remote model. For us it...