Taking a stand
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Taking a stand

Should your business speak out on social causes? Disney CEO Bob Chapek spoke out against Florida legislation after criticism of his silence began trending on social media. Microsoft stopped sales and service in Russia after releasing a sharply worded statement condemning Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. And Goldman Sachs pledged $10 million to address racial…

Living in balance
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Living in balance

Tips to Improve Work-Life Balance By Sheila Tucker Complicated. That’s how I describe my relationship with work-life balance. As an over-functioning overachiever, I am no stranger to living an unbalanced life. I once had a work bag I affectionately named Steve. Because, well, it sounded better to say I was spending my evening with Steve…

What workers want
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What workers want

Post-pandemic work/life balance trends By Leslie T. Snadowsky The Pew Research Center found low pay, a lack of opportunities for advancement and feeling disrespected at work are the top reasons why Americans quit their jobs in 2021 during the middle of the COVID pandemic, causing This Great Resignation. But job website Indeed rebranded this phenomenon…

Your call is important to us
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Your call is important to us

Get your message across, on hold By Leslie T. Snadowsky Business assistance, reduced-cost insurance options, power-hour tele-town hall meetings: You can learn about all these opportunities and more when calling the Hilton Head Island–Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, and being placed on hold. “In today’s tech savvy world, we’re all communicating on multiple platforms,” said Chamber…

Post-covid pivot
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Post-covid pivot

End-of-year checklist gets a makeover By Leslie T. Snadowsky From short-term disruptions to supply-chain issues to accommodating hybrid workforces, businesses needed to continually reinvent themselves to stay in business during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, as they ready for the new normal, the end-of-year checklists most companies had used in the past will…