Human Resources

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Where Marijuana Is Legal HR Policy Needs to Adjust
Human Resources

Where Marijuana Is Legal HR Policy Needs to Adjust

Drug testing is useless when all it reveals is that a team member 'medicated' with prescription pot at home over the weekend.
Todd Mitchem
Don't Underestimate the Devastating Consequences of HR Mistakes
Human Resources

Don't Underestimate the Devastating Consequences of HR Mistakes

The functional area of human resources is no less complex than accounting. There is a mind-numbing list of things that a competent HR professional needs to know about.
Doug and Polly White
4 Video Strategies That Will Help You Recruit the Best Talent
Hiring

4 Video Strategies That Will Help You Recruit the Best Talent

Technology has made it easier than ever to build effective, video-based recruiting strategies that allow companies large and small to expand their talent pools.
Andre Lavoie
How to Make 5 Routine HR Tasks Quick and Painless
Human Resources

How to Make 5 Routine HR Tasks Quick and Painless

The less paper shuffling HR needs to do, the more it can play a strategic role in building a winning team.
Matt Straz
5 Ways to Generate Business Through LinkedIn
Linkedin

5 Ways to Generate Business Through LinkedIn

Make sure you're taking full advantage of the professional social network.
Ann Handley
Personalize Onboarding to Jumpstart a New Hire's Performance
Onboarding

Personalize Onboarding to Jumpstart a New Hire's Performance

You want your newest team member to be excited, not bewildered.
Charles Cagle
What HR Pros Need to Learn From the Rest of the Company
Human Resources

What HR Pros Need to Learn From the Rest of the Company

To be of strategic importance, human resources needs to understand the company thoroughly and apply key skills.
Matt Straz
How HR Can Communicate Important-But-Boring Stuff to New Hires
Human Resources

How HR Can Communicate Important-But-Boring Stuff to New Hires

To get new employees up to speed as fast as possible avoid being deadly dull.
Tobey Fitch
6 Best Practices for Managing Unhappy Employees
Leadership

6 Best Practices for Managing Unhappy Employees

To build an effective team, you have to be willing and able to consider and address the needs and concerns of your workers.
Sujan Patel
Need to Hire? The Benefits of Using a Staffing Agency.
Staffing

Need to Hire? The Benefits of Using a Staffing Agency.

A staffing franchise helps U.S. employers keep pace with a just-in-time work force.
6 Benefits of Writing Job Descriptions for Your Business
Human Resources

6 Benefits of Writing Job Descriptions for Your Business

Beyond recruiting purposes, you can these analyses to develop and train employees, set compensation and decrease legal liability.
Doug and Polly White
Improve HR Efficiency With These 5 Enterprise Tools
Human Resources

Improve HR Efficiency With These 5 Enterprise Tools

What model will you choose for your enterprise resource planning software suite?
Rohan Ayyar
The 10 Biggest Productivity Killers and How to Overcome Them
Productivity

The 10 Biggest Productivity Killers and How to Overcome Them

Transform your office and avoid these drags on your efficiency.
Nina Zipkin
How Long Does it Take to Decide on a Job Candidate? The Answer May Surprise You.
Hiring

How Long Does it Take to Decide on a Job Candidate? The Answer May Surprise You.

Hint: Most people interviewing for a job have more than a minute to make a good impression -- but not much more.
Nina Zipkin