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Tracy Jackson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, HFA Chief HR Strategist
An Exit Interview Provides Valuable Information

In today’s environment, all employers find it difficult to find and retain talent. It’s challenging for the furnishing industry, with brick-and-mortar locations requiring on-site employees to serve their customers. Losing talent in this market is even more devastating and may indicate underlying issues eroding the company’s ability to attract and

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Compensation Best Practices for Furniture Retailers

Organizations must create a strong compensation structure to attract talent and keep employees engaged. Prospective and current employees want to feel confident that the pay practices are fair, equitable, and transparent. The furnishings and appliances industry tends to attract a very competitive group. Here are some best practices you should

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Tracy Jackson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, HFA Chief HR Strategist
Train employees using the ADDIE model

Investing in your staff is one of the best ways to give your organization an advantage over others. Keeping your teams sharp and engaged in the highly competitive furnishings industry can be a differentiator. This can be done with an effective learning method to train employees. Following a tried-and-true model

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Home Furnishings Association
Quick Click Solutions: 5 Ways to Boost Productivity and Performance

You can get more out of your employees by capitalizing on the relationship you’ve mutually built while also maintaining a suitable level of accountability. HFA’s Chief HR Strategist Tracy Jackson covers 5 simple ways to engage with your team to constructively increase job performance and productivity in this Quick Click

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Jonathan Schulman
Company culture helps employee retention

I believe it was management consultant Peter Drucker who said that the purpose of a business is to earn a customer. That might have been true back in the American Bandstand era of sock hops and sharing a malted with your best gal, but I contend there are other, albeit

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Tracy Jackson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, HFA Chief HR Strategist
Building a Culture of Accountability and Performance 

High-performing teams and organizations don’t just happen. It requires the dedicated efforts of leadership to articulate a clear mission, vision, and a value statement that resonates with the staff. That message must then be communicated to the teams in a way that allows them to see how their efforts will

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Home Furnishings Association
Quick Click Solutions: 5 Company Culture Lessons That Will Pay Off

Strong company culture is one of the best ways not only to attract customers but also for attracting and keeping employees. HFA’s Chief HR Strategist Tracy Jackson shares 5 company culture lessons that will pay off for you in this Quick Click Solution video. CLICK HERE for more HR resources

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Home Furnishings Association
Employee Interview Scoring Rubric and Instructional Video

This quick instructional video from HFA’s Chief HR Strategist Tracy Jackson will show you how to effectively use the Interview Scoring Rubric. Click here to download the Scoring Rubric Download the HFA Outline for Candidate Interview Questions CLICK HERE for more HR resources from HFA.

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