Human Resources

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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
How This Startup Is Aiming to Make HR Easier
Human Resources

How This Startup Is Aiming to Make HR Easier

GuideSpark, a video platform for employees, has sparked investor interest.
You Can Know What Employees Are Doing Without Being Big Brother
Employee Motivation

You Can Know What Employees Are Doing Without Being Big Brother

Distractions are epidemic and surveillance is bad for morale. The solution is engaged leadership.
Matt Straz
This Business Owner Is Paying for His Employees' Kids to Go to College
Managing Employees

This Business Owner Is Paying for His Employees' Kids to Go to College

The co-founder and CEO of bulk shopping app Boxed put his own money on the line to be able to provide for his corporate family as his own.
Catherine Clifford
4 Ways to Get Truly Honest Feedback From Employees
Employee Feedback

4 Ways to Get Truly Honest Feedback From Employees

While positive feedback encourages people to continue doing what they do well, it's the constructive feedback that helps people -- and businesses -- grow.
Andre Lavoie
3 Innovative Ways to Structure Your HR Department
Human Resources

3 Innovative Ways to Structure Your HR Department

How to attract and retain the team you need is evolving as rapidly as the rest of the business world.
Matt Straz
This Startup Is Giving Businesses a Better Way to Offer Employee Perks
100 Brilliant Companies

This Startup Is Giving Businesses a Better Way to Offer Employee Perks

AnyPerk aims to 'enable happiness' through a variety of incentives.
Matt Villano