With 20 employees and growing, we at Coalmarch spend a lot of time thinking about our culture (HUPPSA!), working on training and employee improvement, and tracking the progress and success of our work. Our Administration & Management blog is where we share our experiences as we grow and learn how to be a better company.
As an NC State alumna and past collegiate AMA president, I am very passionate about helping students gain the necessary skills to get jobs in the marketing and business world. In my last semester of college, I had received many job offers from companies in Raleigh, but none of which I truly saw myself doing. So after graduation, I found... read more
We use the "IMPORT RANGE" function in Google Sheets frequently. It's crucial when trying to work with the behemoth of admin documents we have. Luckily, it's a pretty straightforward function. All it does is pull in a cell from another sheet into the sheet we're working in. But, there's one problem with it: if you're working with a... read more
If somehow you missed one of our previous posts that explained what HUPPSA means and why it’s important to us, here’s a quick refresher: H: Helpful U: Upstanding P: Passionate P: Positive S: Smart A: Authentic These are our core values as a company, and the inspiration for this post is the S - Smart. Being smart means we need to keep... read more
Here at Coalmarch, there’s no such thing as a “slow week.” With over 50 current clients and only 20 employees, it’s safe to say there’s a lot of work to get done in any given week. At times, this can be overwhelming, but for the most part it just keeps things interesting – for me anyhow. With so many clients to keep track of (and let’s be real –... read more
When I wrote my previous post, the idea of tracking KPIs across the company seemed like a relatively simple idea. Boy, was I wrong! We only just implemented them a few months ago. It took six months to get everything in place. Why? First, because we’re really busy (we just finished hiring six new employees!). Second, and more importantly,... read more