U.S. HR Articles
February 2 2018 - Nonfarm payroll employment rose by 200,000 in
January, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 4.1 percent.
January 12 2018 - Stress in the workplace is inevitable but its
effects can be countered if you have the right processes in place.
December 4 2017 - A recent study found that 72% of HR professionals
think lack of automation is slowing things down.
September 25 2017 - Colorism - discrimination based on skin color - has a significant effect on employment prospects.
June 22 2017 - When the idea of outsourcing comes up, the next question arises - outsource what?
May 27 2017 - Employers and HR departments need to recognize the signs of stress and find ways to deal with
employee stress and anxiety effectively.
May 26 2017 - Americans continue to take the fewest annual vacation days in the industrialized world
May 25 2017 - Flexibilty can improve job satisfaction and cut levels of stress and burnout.
May 19 2017 - If you've been proposed a prepaid legal plan or legal protection plan, you might be wondering what their benefits are.
May 12 2017 - While the priority should be about protecting
the health and wellbeing of employers, it can also reflect positively on the firm's balance sheet too
May 11 2017 - Technology is set to completely transform the way we approach Human Resources and recruitment.
April 26 2017 - Many employers are still reluctant
to hire people in their sixties, despite the fact that older workers can confer a wide array of benefits to a given workforce.
April 26 2017 - Payroll management is not straightforward, and if you are a small business without any payroll experts, it can be a minefield trying to work
through all of the legalities and setting up systems and processes.
April 19 2017 - Those that are not completely honest are being refused jobs, and those already in a job will
lose the job and any related unemployment benefits.
April 3 2017 - It is extremely important that you do everything you can physically do
to ensure your organization's 941 tax deposits and filings are updated and current.
March 17 2017 - As a human resources manager, it is your job to take every allegation seriously and work to resolve
each issue, regardless of the culture at your company.
February 15 2017 - A question that HR workers
often debate is, who is responsible for the protection of data?
January 20 2017 - There is no denying that the recent change of guards in American politics is set to have far reaching implications when it comes to
labor and human resource management.
January 20 2017 - In this article, we're going to discuss some of the appropriate skills and aptitudes of a good HR manager.
January 20 2017 - It's a daunting prospect for many would-be entrepreneurs, but it is possible if you follow
January 20 2017 - It is becoming increasingly commonplace for businesses of all sizes to operate across international borders.
January 20 2017 - If you are a small business owner, freelancer, or an entrepreneur, doing your own accounts might be quite a frightening prospect.
January 20 2017 - A lot of studies have confirmed that job (and life) security can help boost employees' productivity levels to new heights.
January 16 2017 - The reputation of your health care organization depends on the people you hire.
January 2 2017 - Here are the top 5 trends that we're excited about seeing more of in the year to come.
December 21 2016 - In today's competitive market, waiting to be promoted is simply not an option.
To really advance in your career, you need to take charge of your career development today.
November 7 2016 - Never be complacent about your employees. Just because they appear to be happy, it doesn't mean they are not looking for a new job.
October 27 2016 - There are a variety of job positions available in the world of business, so there are also a lot of degree programs that you can
choose from when you’re thinking about going into a corporate environment.
October 22 2016 - Even if you're incredibly dedicated to the job, it's crucial to achieve a reasonable balance between work and home.
October 17 2016 - Although these basic HR skills are often more than enough to tackle the challenges in hand, there are additional things you need to know to be a successful HR
October 10 2016 - These days, there are a lot of advanced technological tools that businesses can use to succeed and drive their companies far into
September 22 2016 - With millions of people looking for jobs and plenty of employers offering positions, it's no surprise that more and more
entrepreneurs are turning to the recruitment industry for their next business venture.
September 16 2016 - Over 50 million Americans worked as freelancers in 2015, according to a study by the
Freelancers Union and Upwork.
September 15 2016 - A range of business analytics systems are available that have the potential to transform the fortunes of any business.
June 22 2016 - Education and training is essential if you want to progress your career, but it can be expensive. The problem is that if you do not keep up
with skills training you run the risk of falling behind your peers.
June 21 2016 - Some of the most effective ways you can ensure
that your business is the destination your customers go to when they want to deal with someone they can trust.
June 11 2016 - Chances are you can readily name someone you know who suffers from major depression - perhaps even someone
you've worked with. It turns out the number of American adults battling the condition exceeds the populations of New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago
January 11 2016 - The first months of the year bring about countless new possibilities, and if you follow our tips, you may just land that new job before you remember to hang up
your new calendar.
December 2 2015 - Scores of people try to land a holiday job, so it's a good idea to do everything you can to make yourself
stand out from the competition.
October 9 2015 - For any cybersecurity or privacy expert coming to work in the United States (US) from the European Union
(EU), there are some key differences in privacy and security matters to keep in mind.
August 3 2015 - When recruiting for a call center, look out for people with these skills and traits, as they are the kind who will do very well on this career path!
July 9 2015 - It is critical to understand that a foreign business owner or employee will need the appropriate visa in place prior to traveling
to the US to be able to work.
September 5 2014 - A careful examination of the various definitions of "leader" presents a fascinating and brief explanation
of great leadership.
October 25 2013 - As the HR leader, it’s your job to communicate the importance of your initiatives and secure the resources you need to drive
results for your department and the organization.
October 3 2013 - Today's video platforms allow recruiters and hiring managers to conduct live and pre-recorded interviews with any
candidate in any location, at any time - significantly reducing travel costs and scheduling hassles.
February 10 2013 - With as much as 60 to 80 percent of employee time on the Internet having nothing to do with work,
organizations are facing an epidemic of 'cyberloafing.'
February 4 2013 - When looking for help during a divorce, few people consider the human resources department at their place of employment as a place
to go for assistance.
November 5 2012 - Informal feedback is critical to success said 93% of IT Professionals in a recent survey but
fewer than half felt that feedback in their organization could be rated as good or excellent.
July 23 2012 - Research from the University of Iowa has shown that police officers sleeping less than six hours
per night are more susceptible to chronic fatigue and health problems.
July 2 2012 - It has been estimated that the average corporate email user sends 112 messages a day - and one in seven
of those messages can be described as gossip.
June 5 2012 - Male leaders who make mistakes in what is
perceived as a man's world are also judged more critically than a female leader.
May 30 2012 - Stanford Graduate School of Business has reported that its graduates are much more likely to
become entrepreneurs than ever before. 16% of the class of 2011 have already started their own businesses compared to a mere
5% in the early 1990s and 10-year trend data is suggesting that there is a generational shift toward entrepreneurship.
April 24 2012 - There is evidence to suggest that organizations are only achieving 'surface diversity' while
key customer-facing staff such as servers are behaving in a racist way towards diners.
March 9 2012 - A growing number of internet users have split themselves into
multiple personalities (albeit web-based) to conduct day-to-day business.
March 2 2012 - Employees need to feel like they are progressing. If you think about a time when you did something extraordinary at work, most
likely you accomplished a difficult goal that was important to the organization.
December 6 2011 - Employees who have flexibility in the workplace tend to sustain healthier lifestyle habits.
August 26 2011 - Recruiting practices need to be consistent with branding strategies or organizations risk missing out on top talent and potential
July 12 2011 - Employees still do not trust company management, nearly three years after the
beginning of the economic downturn, according to results from a Maritz© Poll conducted by Maritz Research.
April 22 2011 - A half of the participants in an online survey conducted for Globoforce think that employee performance reviews do not provide
accurate appraisals of their work.
April 20 2011 - New research shows that jobless Americans face discrimination unrelated to their skills or
to ways in which they lost their previous jobs.
March 12 2011 - A recently published study indicates that honesty pays off for job applicants.
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