Empowering Your BusinessOur goal is to provide strategic human resources advice by understanding the needs of the business and delivering a custom fit that is tailored to your organization.
What We Offer
Our solutions will be specific to your organization, ensuring a customized fit that aligns with your overall strategy.
Human Resources Policy Development
It is key for every organization to have human resources policies, as they formalize expectations and provide direction to employees. The absence of HR policies can be detrimental to an organization. Mile West will work with you to develop policies that are appropriate for your organizational needs.
It is critical to recruit, select, and retain the best talent available. Poor hiring decisions and staff turnover are costly. Our solutions will offer you the best opportunity to have top notch talent to move your organization forward.
If not handled correctly, employee relations issues will persist and continue to be problematic for your company. Our expertise will be beneficial in assisting you to work through difficult employee relations issues.
Training and Development
Training and development cannot be underestimated, as proper training will better prepare your workforce and will also assist in staff retention. We will identify and develop training solutions for your staff.
Workforce and human resource planning is essential for preparing to take your company to the next level. We will partner with you to develop a workforce plan that will best suit your needs moving forward.
How We Can Help
You have a number of options to choose from, as follows:
Establish a specific strategy
If you are looking for assistance with a specific issue or challenge, this option will be right for you. For example, the development of employee selection tools is a project that Mile West can assist your business with.
Custom framework for your business
If you are a new business or an existing business that would like to grow your HR function, this option is for you. We will assist you in developing a human resources framework that will set you on a path to success.
HR expertise at your fingertips
If your business does not require a full time human resources staff member but would benefit from frequent human resources expertise, we are happy to provide ongoing support.
Information at your fingertips
Latest From Our Blog
Welcome to the Mile West Consulting blog. The purpose of our blog is to provide quick, easy bits of information for you, the business owner. Articles will cover a variety of issues and topics, all with a human resource management flavour. We hope that you find the information within these posts useful and relevant. As always, touch base if you’d like to connect regarding any HR issues or challenges that your organization is facing.
Absenteeism is a significant issue in Canadian workplaces. Although the following stats are a few years old, they’ll provide some context into the size of the problem for Canadian employers. In 2012, workplace absenteeism cost the Canadian economy $16.6 billion. In...read more
The last post was an introduction to reference checks. We’ll continue that conversation by providing some practical advice on conducting reference checks. A few general tips for reference checks: • Ask open-ended questions. For example, don’t just ask, “Was Bob a good...read more
Are Reference Checks important? You’ve interviewed several candidates and feel as though you have found the perfect person for the job. Do you even need to bother with reference checks?read more