Chris Scherting

Chris Scherting

Chris Scherting’s passion for marketing began in grade school where she served several terms as Commissioner of Publicity and Public Relations. She graduated from St. Louis University with her BSBA in Marketing and her MBA. She has worked for some of the most well-known brands in St. Louis including the St. Louis Cardinals, Charter Communications (now Spectrum), and Maritz. She joined ej4 in December of 2016 with the goal to bring her big brand experience to a growing company.

Recent posts by Chris Scherting

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The Importance of Safety Training: It Saves Lives

By Chris Scherting on Feb 4, 2021 2:00:00 PM

Imagine one day a family member goes to work but never comes home. The shock and grief. Lives changed forever. The importance of safety training is that it saves lives. It’s the right thing to do.

Topics: Compliance
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How to be a More Effective Interviewer

By Chris Scherting on Jan 27, 2021 11:27:02 AM

Hiring the right person for an open position is critical to the success of your team. Hiring the wrong person can crush employee morale and productivity. This puts a lot of pressure on the interviewing process. Whether you are the hiring manager or someone on the decision team, you need to be prepared. How can you be a more effective interviewer? Follow these tips to improve your interview skills so you can find the next star on your team.

Topics: Human Resources
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How to Reduce Time Consumption in Employee Training

By Chris Scherting on Jan 14, 2021 2:03:55 PM

Have you ever heard complaints from your employees about how much time is spent on training? They may express the fact that, while training is helpful, they can't afford to spend so much away from their daily responsibilities, especially if the training requires travel. So, how do you reduce time consumption in employee training without compromising effectiveness?

Topics: Training & Development
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How To Adjust To Being Promoted In Your Department

By Chris Scherting on Dec 29, 2020 3:45:00 PM

Congratulations! You’ve worked hard at your job and now you’ve been rewarded with a promotion. After your initial excitement wears off, you’re hit with a wave of nerves and stress. How do you alleviate the promotion anxiety? How do you adjust to being promoted in your department and going from coworker to boss?

Topics: Human Resources
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Celebrating National Thank You Note Day Throughout the Year

By Chris Scherting on Dec 3, 2020 2:00:00 PM

National Thank You Note Day is officially celebrated on December 26th, but don’t you think expressing written gratitude is a good habit anytime? I think the spirit of this day is focused on a handwritten note, but I would argue that a thank you email can be effective, especially in the workplace.

Topics: Other
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How to Practice Mindful Communication at Work

By Chris Scherting on Nov 5, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Mindfulness is a popular practice in yoga and meditation but it also applies in the workplace, specifically with mindful communication. Think about being more present and multitasking less. Be more thoughtful about the tone you use. Develop empathy for your coworkers, customers, and suppliers. 

Topics: Soft Skills

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