Performance appraisals are becoming a thing of the past. Businesses are straying away from the traditional annual performance appraisal and seeking out other alternatives. Studies suggest that both employees and managers dread the annual performance appraisal. This article explains why performance appraisals are ineffective and what other methods can be used to substitute them.
There are many different paths to choose from when thinking about a career in human resources. Different certifications entail different career options. Certifications range from a wide variety of specific fields. Consider all these certifications to make sure you are making the right choice for your career.
Workplace negativity can have a significant impact on employees. Productivity and overall attitude suffer with workplace negativity. Managers should be proactive to stop or decrease workplace negativity in their offices. Promote a good work environment and you will reap the benefits.
Free or cheap labor is a good thing for businesses, especially new ones. Eager and energetic students are craving to learn real world job experiences. This article will help you how to approach developing your internship program and recruiting a beneficial intern.
Human resources is rapidly changing. Advancements in technology is changing the way employees interact with human resources. These rapid changes will call for businesses to alter how they approach human resources.
Employees are enjoying the luxury of having casual Friday every day. Businesses are dressing down and getting more comfortable in their offices. This new trend stems from places like Wall Street and Silicon Valley. Younger employees are setting the standard for the new business casual.
Transparency is extremely important for customers and employees alike. Companies who are transparent with their customers tend to receive a better reputation and long lasting customers. If a company were to slip up and make [...]
There are several AI software that can now track and evaluate employee productivity. These AI’s can also gather information from job seeker’s online and compare them to job descriptions and expectations of employers. The software [...]
Dealing with discrimination and harassment in the workplace can be a complicated, delicate process, but one that must be resolved for the well being of all your employees. When situations of this nature arise, the [...]
Any good boss understands the value of relating to and connecting with their employees. Doing so can be trickier than one may expect, however. Successful companies rely on inspired, dedicated employees willing to put their [...]
It should go without saying that being honest throughout the entire hiring process is crucial in order to make the smartest, most beneficial hires. However, because this process can be time consuming and overall exhausting, [...]
Until recently, Baby Boomers held the title of the most populous generation. As such, they also made up a majority of employees in most businesses. However, thousands of Baby Boomers are retiring every day, and [...]
It may sound like overkill from a human resources standpoint, but offering unlimited paid time off is something more and more businesses are beginning to develop for the well-being of their employees, and the mutually [...]
Now that summer has ended and vacations begin to dwindle down around the office, some employees may find it difficult to get back in the swing of things. Weeks spent in a tropical location, Fridays [...]