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Written May 21, 2000

  The following is a list of some of the more popular articles from the “TOP Performance Monthly” newsletter published by People Values.  For the past 17+ years, Grant D. Robinson has provided his subscribers a monthly article and other TOP Performance Tips.   To get your FREE Subscription to the newsletter full of strategies to find, hire and develop your most productive staff ever…  Subscribe Here!  

Did You Say These Things About Your Employees in 2018?

Written January 9, 2019

  I hope your year has started out well.  And just as important, I hope 2018 finished well and you were able to accomplish all of your professional and personal goals. If not, what held you and your business back? Was it production problems?  Customer service or sales problems?  Management problems?  Whatever the problems were, they always lead to profitability problems. I hope you’ve determined what it was so you can make the required corrections in 2019.   The Cause… Read More

Stop Paying Your Employees to do This…

Written December 10, 2018

  As the end of year approaches, it’s a good time to do a review of your goals for 2018. Of course, since you need some sort of a guideline to measure how you’re doing… If you didn’t set any personal or professional goals for your business or yourself in 2018, you should consider doing this now for 2019.   So How Have You Done? Did you accomplish all that you hoped in 2018?  If you didn’t, you’re not alone…. Read More

Why Salespeople Struggle to Produce (the #1 Reason)

Written November 13, 2018

A recent study showed that about 50% of the people in sales struggle because they probably shouldn’t be in sales in the first place. That’s a harsh reality… but also a main reason for the 80 / 20 Dilemma (where 80% -or more- of your sales come from just 20% -or less- of your sales team).   So Why So Many People Should Not Be in Sales: Sales positions are unique for they require skills that not all jobs require…… Read More

Who is Holding Your Business Back?

Written October 8, 2018

This month, rather than focusing on “what” is holding your business back, you’re going to discover “who” is holding your business back. As a subscriber of the TOP Performance Monthly, you already know what is holding your business back. We discuss it almost every month.   Even Though… Here’s Another Reminder of What is Holding Your Business Back: Contrary to what you read in business journals and what the media tells us, most companies are not being held back by… Read More

Before You Hire (or Employ Anyone) – Do This!

Written September 17, 2018

  For the past 18 years, we’ve been helping Small Business Owners and Managers hire (& develop) their most productive staff ever. We do this through our 7-Step Job Matching Process.  Since 2000, we’ve been involved in the recruitment &/or selection of over 20,000 people. Of course, 98% of these people were not hired for it was determined that they didn’t “fit” the job. Though our process, our clients can actually see if a candidate fits: – The level of… Read More

Want Psychic Powers to Hire the Right People?

Written August 22, 2018

How great would it be if you had “psychic powers” to help you hire the right people for your business? Powers to make sure that your new hires were actually going to be reliable, motivated and productive before hiring them.  Not only right after training… but also years from now. Just think of all the things you’d no longer have to do: spend your time and energy training new employees give ultimatums when employees can’t be depended upon resolve conflict,… Read More

3 ½ Secrets to Hire the People You Need to Accomplish Your Business Goals (article 4 of 4)

Written March 8, 2018

The Final ½ a Secret (of 3 ½) to Hire the People You Need to Accomplish Your Business Goals I hope you’ve read the past three articles and if so, here is a review of what you’ve learned: Article 1 – Why you continue to recruit and hire poor performers even after all the things you have implemented into your selection process. Article 2 – The #1 “talent” of the most productive individuals, teams & organizations… the talent of developing… Read More

3 ½ Secrets to Hire the People You Need to Accomplish Your Business Goals (article 3 of 4)

Written January 2, 2018

The 3rd Secret (of 3 ½) to Hire the People You Need to Accomplish Your Business Goals In the first two articles of this series, you learned: Secret 1 – Why everything you’ve been doing to hire the right people for your business is still only giving you a less than 50% chance of hiring TOP Performers. Secret 2 – Without clear written goals and objectives for every position in your company, your employees will fail to accomplish your expectations…… Read More

3 ½ Secrets to Hire the People You Need to Accomplish Your Business Goals (article 2 of 4)

Written November 9, 2017

  In the article last month, you learned why everything you’ve been doing to hire the right people for your business is still only giving you a less than 50% chance of hiring TOP Performers.  Even after all the things you’ve implemented into your hiring process… Now, I’m going to tell you why most organizations don’t even get TOP Performance out of their employees when they hire the right people.   Why Even TOP Performers Will be Non-Performers in Most… Read More

3 ½ Secrets to Hire the People You Need to Accomplish Your Business Goals (article 1 of 4)

Written October 2, 2017

  If you haven’t realized it yet… the year is more than half over.  So, have you accomplished half of your personal and business goals yet? If not, you’re lucky to be a subscriber to this newsletter.  For the next three weeks, you’ll get this 4-part series of articles full of strategies to help you recruit, hire and improve the performance of your team and business.   Here is what you’ll learn over the next few weeks: Article 1 –… Read More