Category : HR

HR / General - 1 week ago

weekend free-for-all – July 15-16, 2017

This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. (This one is truly no work and no school.) Book recommendation of the week: Do Not Become Alarmed, by Maile Meloy. Four childre...

HR / General - 1 week ago

my boss is a raging alcoholic

A reader writes: A friend of mine has a situation that has left me bewildered, so we’re coming to you for help. He works as an administrative assistant for a very large, successful company, but his boss is a raging alcoholic. He goes out at lun...

HR / General - 1 week ago

10 tips for managing sickness absence

14th Jul 2017 We understand that managing sickness absences can be problematic at times for employers. It is important, however, to manage absences pro-... By PeterByrne_ESP

HR / General - 1 week ago

open thread – July 14-15, 2017

It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about. If you want an answer from me, emailing me is still your best bet*, but this is a chance to...

HR / General - 1 week ago

Using the 5 P’s for Branding ‘You’

14th Jul 2017 We live in a branded world. A world in which a brand is a promise. The world’s leading businesses recognise the importance of their brand... By Mark McCormack Business Deve...

HR / General - 1 week ago

5 Ways to Approach Open Enrollment Correctly

Your employees can only change their health insurance once a year during the open enrollment period, unless they have a qualifying life event, according to The Balance. With this in mind, it’s important that they get it right when they make changes....