News and Articles About Human Resources

Hire Better Talent With a Big-Data Scientist
Big Data

Hire Better Talent With a Big-Data Scientist

This new breed of HR employee will integrate data sets, interpret findings and compare different data sets to make new discoveries.
Heather R. Huhman
Could a Great Corporate Culture Be Bad for Employees?
Office Culture

Could a Great Corporate Culture Be Bad for Employees?

Even the most progressive company that sets the standards for excellence in its human resource practices could fail when the wrong people are brought on board.
Beth Kuhel
Attract More Talent With Video Job Ads
Hiring Employees

Attract More Talent With Video Job Ads

A new study shows candidates spend on average 55 seconds reading text-only ads, whereas job seekers might watch a video ad for a far longer stretch.
Heather R. Huhman
The Magic Equation for Retaining Employees
Human Resources

The Magic Equation for Retaining Employees

Keeping your best and brightest around doesn't have to be complicated. Try one of these simple options.
Doug and Polly White
Want to Work For Me? Be My Facebook Friend.
Hiring

Want to Work For Me? Be My Facebook Friend.

Is looking into online activities an invasion of privacy? Maybe, but it's important to learn everything you can about a job candidate.
Gene Marks
The IRS Has Put a Stop to this Obamacare Workaround
Obamacare

The IRS Has Put a Stop to this Obamacare Workaround

Those planning to send staffers to individual health exchanges with pre-tax funds might face some unpleasant surprises come tax-time.
Arlene Weintraub
Startup Founders, Treat Yourselves Right From the Get-Go
Launching a Business

Startup Founders, Treat Yourselves Right From the Get-Go

New companies should provide an environment that the owners themselves would want to work at.
Craig Bryant
When Does Switching to a Remote Workplace Make Sense?
Managing Employees

When Does Switching to a Remote Workplace Make Sense?

Having your employees telecommute can bring many benefits to your company, but the risks must also be weighed.
Chris Byers
9 Awesome Ways to Inspire Others
Leadership

9 Awesome Ways to Inspire Others

Effective leaders must choose the right tactic for the right mission, no matter if it's the boardroom or the battlefield.
Jeff Boss
Tip the Odds in Your Favor for Finding the Best Employees
Hiring

Tip the Odds in Your Favor for Finding the Best Employees

These five tips should help you make better decisions when hiring and expanding your business.
Doug and Polly White
Modern Marketers Need to Speak 'Engineer'
Marketing

Modern Marketers Need to Speak 'Engineer'

Creativity is still necessary, but the skills to access data and track campaigns are now a must.
Kevin Buckby
10 Insights on Building, Motivating and Managing an Exceptional Team
Team-building

10 Insights on Building, Motivating and Managing an Exceptional Team

Is team building an art or a science? Fortunately, academic research on group dynamics sheds some much needed light on creating and motivating the perfect staff.
Gregory Ciotti
Jared Leto Is the Latest Celeb to Hop on the Entrepreneurial Bandwagon
Celebrities

Jared Leto Is the Latest Celeb to Hop on the Entrepreneurial Bandwagon

The Academy Award-winning actor and musician has invested in tech startup Zenefits, an automated human resources company.
Geoff Weiss
The 6 Rules to Hiring Unpaid Interns
Interns

The 6 Rules to Hiring Unpaid Interns

A closer look at the Department of Labor's rules, which otherwise can be as clear as mud.
Gabrielle Karol