Webinar-Learn from Leaders: Using Behavioral Assessment to Hire Top Performers

In case you were unable to attend the webinar, please click on the link below for a recording of Job Fit – What is it and Why is it Important? Watch Recorded Webinar Hiring top performers is a time-consuming process that can often feel like a game of chance.  Resumes are screened, interviews are scheduled, but unless you can truly understand what drives and motivates each candidate, and how they [...]

NEHRA Webinar: TAKE THE GUESSWORK OUT OF HIRING

Erinne Tripp, Director of Client Services, will share insights and have a dialogue with client, Miriam Macedo, HR Manager / Talent Acquisition & Development at Virtual, Inc. on how using Predictive Index® (PI) has significantly improved their selection process and more. Join the webinarWhen:Wednesday, September 20, 2017-2:00 to 3:00 pmWhere:Online, United StatesContact:Alex Mascaro at amascaro@nehra.com 781-239-8709Click here to registerUse code MCGwebinar to register for freeDescriptionHiring top performers who not only have the skills and experience required for the job, [...]

Celebrating 10 years of Passion, People, Performance.

Time flies when you are doing what you love! In June of 2007, our MCG Partners journey began, and our mission and purpose remain the same today – to offer clients a high-touch service and expertise to truly make a difference with leaders, teams, organizations and their overall success. We have continued to build our practice with team members who are passionate, dedicated, collaborative, have high integrity and are hard-working. We have created a special [...]

The 5 Keys to Accelerating Your Employee Engagement

Everyone talks about employee engagement, but as an HR professional, a manager, or an employee you are probably more interested in what can we do to be more engaged. We know the research and have seen the financial metrics that shows the more engaged you and your workforce are the more productive, profitable, and innovative you will be. Other benefits include having more satisfied customers and improving the retention of top talent. So now that [...]

Onboarding: Accelerating Your Most Valuable Assets—Your People

It’s a new year and many companies are looking at open positions, talent management and succession planning. One area that we see clients struggle with is having a comprehensive onboarding approach.  Typically, companies invest heavily in their process upfront to attract and recruit talent but when it comes to having a dedicated and comprehensive effort to onboard these employees to their new roles there is often a lack of attention.What do most employees want?When we [...]

Today’s Global Leadership Challenges

Business is changing faster than ever before - at such a pace and on a global scale that many companies struggle on how to respond. A major concern for most organizations is their workforce and how they manage this pace and scale of change and the complexities that it brings. We are moving into a time where many organizations will have five generations working side-by-side. The needs, desires and motivations of these generations vary and [...]

Cheryl Jacobs to Speak at AIA HR Roundtable Conference

Cheryl Jacobs, Senior VP, Executive Coach, and Leadership Developer & Facilitator of MCG Partners will present at the American Institute for Architects (AIA) HR Roundtable conference in Boston, MA on October 6, 2016.   […]

From Conscious to Unconscious—How Bias Is Impacting Your Workplace and How to Stop It

When thinking of bias in the workplace, most individuals first think of obvious or classic cases of bias (distinguished by the fact that they are both intentional and conscious). A classic form of bias would be actions taken to intentionally discriminate against individuals because of their race, gender or ethnicity. For example, refusing to hire people because of their race or promote people because of their gender are classic examples, both [...]

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Re-evaluating Performance Evaluations: Four Best Practices

Many organizations cling to yearly performance reviews out of habit, lack of a better alternative, or a belief that reviews ensure the ongoing success of the business. However, a recent survey put out by Towers Watson revealed that only 37% of North American companies find their performance evaluation programs to be effective at all. Additionally, only 26% of those surveyed said that their managers and employees are satisfied with the process. [...]

Changing Change Management

Written by Michele Barnett Berg Through the power of E'³: * Educate * Engage * Empower Change is no longer an initiative or strategy, but a daily part of being “ the constant shifting of direction, priorities, expectations markets, needs, interests, and environment. Change is the new normal. Many organizations are realizing that to effectively deal with today's change and the next inevitable one, they need to be more adaptive about change. In order to do so [...]