As a hiring manager, it can be tough to keep up with all of the newest hiring advice being shouted at you from a seemingly endless number of sources. To try to stay on top of every single facet of hiring, from recruiting, screening, interviewing, … [Read more...] about What is the Biggest Hiring Mistake a Company Can Make?
Like everyone else, employees are motivated by something, and determining what those motivating factors are should be a top priority for every business. It’s assumed that a raise or a bonus will help employees focus on exceeding job expectations. … [Read more...] about Different Ways Your Company Can Reward Employees
By H. E. James, MBA Thomas Edison said it right when he said this about failure: “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” While many people debate his genius compared to contemporary Nicola Tesla, Edison’s point about failure … [Read more...] about Failure is an Option: Why Teaching Employees to Fail is a Good Thing
Despite being an inevitability in any organization, turnover wouldn’t rank very highly on any human resources professional’s list of favorite activities. On a good day, dealing with the issues created by turnover can be tedious at best, and on a bad … [Read more...] about Is All Turnover Bad?
There are a variety of factors to consider during the hiring process, from experience to education to related job knowledge. Having to consider such a wide range can be overwhelming to a hiring manager. At the risk of adding one more to the … [Read more...] about What Is Motivational Fit And Is It Really Important In Hiring?
When executing redundancies for a genuine reason it’s essential to engage relevant legal professionals, particularly in cases where a large number of redundancies will take place. Periods of change such as these are critical times when HR can take … [Read more...] about Employee Redundancy: HR Advice To Care for Employee and Brand
Workplace waste reduction has three main benefits – it saves you money, it saves the environment, and it’s good for your business image. Waste is relatively easy to handle with these effective tips and strategies for reusing, … [Read more...] about Useful Tips on Waste Reduction That Can Help Your Office Save
By H. E. James Most people read the words, “virtual reality,” and they immediately think of video games. In fact, virtual reality (VR) has its roots in science fiction and movies. Virtual reality (VR) as many of us wasn’t created until the late 60s. … [Read more...] about HR and VR: a Match Made in Heaven?
Instead of establishing a protocol for how to react to when an employee makes an unethical decision, isn’t it better for an organization to develop a protocol for mitigating those decisions? It’s true that the culture-makers of an organization, like … [Read more...] about Ethics Training for Employees: Two Golden Rules
When an employee is diagnosed with cancer, it can be hard to know how to react — and how to provide appropriate, helpful support. Cancer represents a wide range of diagnoses, treatments, side effects and recovery processes. It is also a very … [Read more...] about Ways to Support an Employee with Cancer