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Can you ask an employee to take a lie detector test? by Caitlin Nobes | 2014-07-22 6:22:24 PM

During an investigation it can be hard to separate the truth from the lies. Can HR ask employees to put their stories to the test?read more

Obesity could count as a disability by Janie Smith | 2014-07-22 8:33:09 AM

Does extreme obesity count as a disability? One advisor's report to Europe's top court could have far-reaching ramifications for international workplace law.read more

Lighter side: Silly interview questions Google banned by HRM | 2014-07-21 3:21:51 PM

Google was once known for asking job candidates unusual and complicated questions, but it has done away with brain teasers in favour of behavioural interviews. Here’s a look at some of the most bizarre questions put to interviewees.read more

The Lighter Side: The many ways to be smart by Caitlin Nobes | 2014-07-18 6:04:01 PM

Guaranteed to make you smile. It’s easy for HR to get wrapped up in data and numbers, but a school in the UK has a reminder that all employees are valuable.read more

Working with schools to fill tomorrow’s skill gaps by | 2014-07-14 2:41:43 PM

Connect with the next generation of would-be employees while they are still in education to help fulfil your company’s future needs.read more

Lighter Side: Fired for legally buying pot by Caitlin Nobes | 2014-07-11 12:26:36 PM

Many employers aren’t too interested what employees do in their free time, but being interviewed about your enthusiasm for drugs is something HR can't ignore.read more

Company offers employees $25,000 to quit by Janie Smith | 2014-07-11 12:37:22 AM

Want to make sure you have an engaged workforce? One gaming company is offering its workers a great incentive to quit if they’re unhappy, leaving behind those who love the job.read more