5 Essential Features for HR Software

It’s that time of year again — the New Year is when we all start thinking about how we’re going to improve something our lives. Most people make plans to change something in their personal lives, but perhaps you’re a little more business-minded. If so, is making HR more efficient on your list of resolutions? Will […]

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Ode to the Bamboo Blog: A Writer’s Last Thoughts

passionate work

A little over two years ago, I officially re-entered the workforce after my youngest child went to first grade. It felt weird at first, especially the first time I sat in a conference room with people all talking about business objectives and goals. I felt like an imposter. Like they were going to realize their […]

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Employees Doing the Right Thing . . . Just Because

company culture

As a child, your parents probably encouraged you to do the “right” thing. When you were smaller, they guided you in the right direction, encouraging you to “say thank you,” “ask nicely,” or “be kind.” As we grew, our parents expected us to still do the right thing, but they gave us more freedom to […]

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Bamboo Love: October’s Happy Customers

customer service

October isn’t all ghosts and goblins. There’s still work to do and customers to keep happy. Knowing that our product makes the lives of our customers better is what gives us purpose. That’s why we like to share stories around when we’ve made a customer’s day—or even a potential customer. Here are some things we heard from […]

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5 Vital Parts of an Exceptional Job Listing

jobs

Creating job listings is something we do a lot. We’ve got a job opening to fill and one of the first things we need to do is collect enough information to put that listing together. And not just any job listing—an exceptional job listing. Not one that will get you tons of applicants (that’s just […]

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Grow from boss to leader in 10 ways [INFOGRAPHIC]

bad bosses

We’ve all heard that people leave bosses, not jobs. And people love to count the different types of bad bosses there are, all of their bad characteristics and all the bad things bad bosses say. Then there’s a slew of experts who’ll tell people how to cope with those bad bosses and that bad bosses are the […]

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10 Tips for Great Video Interviews [VIDEO]

recruiting

The way the world communicates has shifted significantly over the last thirty years. I remember the banana-yellow rotary phone sitting on my kitchen wall as a child. Then came beepers, car phones, email, mobile phones (or was it the other way around?). Video conferencing became easily available to us around then as well. It not only […]

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Carnegie’s 10 Basic Rules for Working with People

teamwork

If there’s one thing I remember from reading “How To Win Friends and I Influence People” over ten years ago, it’s that you’ve got to be nice if you want someone else to help you in any way. When my 13-year-old daughter tries to argue with me to get her way, I hand her my […]

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