“Organized self-starter” are the words that seem to appear on every resume I have ever seen. This is not a bad thing, in fact the words appear on my own resume. It would seem the ability to drive yourself to do good consistent and unsolicited work for a company is a fantastic asset and even if it is not entirely true you should make an effort to make it seem true. Being organized is probably an even bigger deal. So many people function in a way that is entirely unwieldy and totally disorganized. Many of these people have the word “organized” on their resumes in spite of this fact so if you are a hiring entity in a situation it is probably best to assume these applicants have not been entirely honest. If you are an applicant it is a great idea to attempt to sell the interviewer on your organization skills with some practical anecdotes about how organization has helped you in previous employment situations or in school.
Of course whether the folks you have hired are truly organized self-starters or not you probably still want to give them the tools and guidance to succeed. That means having meetings to check in on progress of different projects and conferences to make sure there is not any extra assistance your employees need to get important tasks done. Getting these meetings together will be a lot easier and more organized for everyone with some form of meeting scheduling software. With meeting or conference scheduling software you will find that everyone will get on the same page quickly and the important topics of each designated meeting period will be easily and speedily disseminated.
A conference room scheduler can actually make up for a lot of the organizational short-comings of your workers. With the added reminders and easy communication of scheduled meetings and meeting topics people will be much more readily able to hit targeted goals and make the most of their time. You will find that employees are far less likely to be behind and even when they their time will be managed more wisely and important milestones will be achieved with surprising ease.
Of course business scheduling software is just one step to getting your employees in line and really during the hiring process you should be looking for the best possible candidate always. With the right person in charge of hiring and a somewhat skeptical view of each “organized self-starter” you speak to you should be in good shape.