Human Resources

7 Ways 'Silicon Valley' Is an Epic HR Failure
Human Resources

7 Ways 'Silicon Valley' Is an Epic HR Failure

The popular comedy pokes fun the human resource shortcomings of tech titans and would-be titans who are just as flawed as everybody else.
Laura Kerekes
4 Tips for Keeping that New Hire
Ask a Geek

4 Tips for Keeping that New Hire

Hiring is a huge financial investment. Make sure you protect it.
Mikal E. Belicove
The Crazy Creative Way This Company Got Workers to Read its HR Materials
Creativity

The Crazy Creative Way This Company Got Workers to Read its HR Materials

This office supply company in the U.K. came up with a few unusual office safety protocols concerning zombies, vampires and aliens.
Nina Zipkin
What a 'Best Butt' Award Says About Bad Corporate Culture
Culture

What a 'Best Butt' Award Says About Bad Corporate Culture

Yes, companies have bad employees and managers, but they operate amid a culture that allows them to behave poorly.
Ray Hennessey
Businesses Shouldn't Underestimate the Real Benefits of Parental Leave
Benefits

Businesses Shouldn't Underestimate the Real Benefits of Parental Leave

Employers who accommodate families are rewarded with more committed employees.
Laura Kerekes and Christina McShane
Study: You Spent Way More Time on Your Application Than a Potential Employer Did Reviewing It
Employment

Study: You Spent Way More Time on Your Application Than a Potential Employer Did Reviewing It

Here's something to think about before you invest your entire afternoon on that job application.
Rose Leadem
HR? Mobile Technology Will Make You Rethink Your Strategy.
Mobile Technology

HR? Mobile Technology Will Make You Rethink Your Strategy.

The influx of millennials into the workforce makes it imperative that employers use mobile technology to appeal to them.
Andre Lavoie
Should You Allow Employees to Record Meetings?
Business Meetings

Should You Allow Employees to Record Meetings?

It may sound like a good idea to keep a digital record of your meetings, but it can lead to a host of problems.
Dan Steiner
Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool
Wearable Tech

Wearable Technology: A Powerful HR Tool

From promoting a healthy lifestyle to enhancing workplace safety, there's a lot of potential for companies to see.
Meghan M. Biro
Overcoming Unconscious Bias Is Key to Building an Inclusive Team
Inclusion

Overcoming Unconscious Bias Is Key to Building an Inclusive Team

HR pros recognize an unconscious bias as a driving factor underlying homogenous workforces.
Christi Downes
You Don't Have to Be a Rocket Scientist to Hire the Right Data Scientist
Data Scientists

You Don't Have to Be a Rocket Scientist to Hire the Right Data Scientist

They're the hottest new employees in business, but finding the right one is an art.
Ian Swanson
Good Stuff Happens When You Have an HR Department of 1
Human Resources

Good Stuff Happens When You Have an HR Department of 1

Even a single human resources professional can bridge any communication rift arising between employers and employees.
Matt Straz
6 Ways HR Leaders Can Help Humanize the Organization
Human Resources

6 Ways HR Leaders Can Help Humanize the Organization

Remember, employees are your most valuable resource. Here's how to get the most out of a happy and productive workforce.
Meghan M. Biro
Is Your Star Performer Ready for Management?
Talent Management

Is Your Star Performer Ready for Management?

If your star is missing one of the four skills described here, hit the 'pause' button before making the promotion decision.
Beth Miller