Human Resources

Reward Your Employees With Time Off for Volunteer Work
Volunteering

Reward Your Employees With Time Off for Volunteer Work

Sure, giving back will help your team feel good, but it can also help your bottom line.
Coppy Holzman
Measure These 5 Talent Metrics for Greater Success in Hiring and Managing Employees
Human Resources

Measure These 5 Talent Metrics for Greater Success in Hiring and Managing Employees

Human-resource teams worldwide are still failing to use data to make decisions as well as evaluate business performance.
Andre Lavoie
5 Things You Need to Know Before Hiring Your First Employee
Hiring

5 Things You Need to Know Before Hiring Your First Employee

To prevent costly mistakes and wasted time, run through all of the following considerations before you even think about recruiting.
Eric Siu
Employers Are Demanding Hard Skills Over Soft Skills, and How Millennials Can Help
Hiring Employees

Employers Are Demanding Hard Skills Over Soft Skills, and How Millennials Can Help

In order to fill their job openings, HR managers are prioritizing hard skills, a new study says. Here's how millennials can fill the gap.
Dan Schawbel
The Seesaw of Social and Analytical Skills -- 5 Ways to Build Both
Managing Employees

The Seesaw of Social and Analytical Skills -- 5 Ways to Build Both

Having strong social and analytical skills is crucial for both leaders and their employees. They promote problem-solving ability and the ability to work together as a group.
Andre Lavoie
7 Ways to Nail Your Next Startup Job Interview
Interviewing

7 Ways to Nail Your Next Startup Job Interview

Skills can be learned, but you either have ambition, drive and a willingness or you don't.
Gabe Lozano
The 3 Essential HR Technologies for Filling Your Talent Pool With the Right People
Recruiting

The 3 Essential HR Technologies for Filling Your Talent Pool With the Right People

The market for qualified candidates is tightening. Technology similar to those used to find sales leads makes recruiting less expensive but more effective.
Colin Day
Ensure Your New Employee's Success With These 5 Steps
Managing Employees

Ensure Your New Employee's Success With These 5 Steps

If you're hired the right person, following these tips will help make sure your new hire performs to your expectations.
Doug and Polly White
20 Great Workplaces in Tech
Human Resources

20 Great Workplaces in Tech

The tech sector is still sexy -- and has an abundance of dreamy jobs. These companies have perfected balancing tough, technical work with fun and friendly cultures.
5 Ways to Turn Employee Turnover Into Opportunity
Human Resources

5 Ways to Turn Employee Turnover Into Opportunity

Identify great talent, onboard, develop, lose talent, repeat. It doesn't always have to be a negative cycle.
Andre Lavoie
How to Make Hiring Less of a Headache
Hiring Tips

How to Make Hiring Less of a Headache

Teamwork makes the dream work. When the right talent is working together, magic can happen -- but only if you know how to spot greatness and hire it.
Gregory Ciotti
Prepare for Family Leave Laws and Avoid Litigation Later
Regulations

Prepare for Family Leave Laws and Avoid Litigation Later

Laws mandating extended paid leaves are increasingly common and already prompting a surge in employee lawsuits.
Leo Corcoran
Apple Unveils New Perks to Attract Talent
Benefits

Apple Unveils New Perks to Attract Talent

The iPhone maker rolls out expanded benefits to retain and attract top-notch employees.
Michal Lev-Ram
For a Productive Workplace Let Your Office Go to the Dogs
Dogs

For a Productive Workplace Let Your Office Go to the Dogs

Research shows that allowing employees to bring pets to work might be your best, and cheapest, HR initiative.
Pratik Dholakiya