“Not man enough”: male caregivers suffer at work
Men who take on non-traditional family roles are teased and mocked in the workplace. What can HR do about it?
Counting the cost of a single bad hire
It’s no surprise that more than half of employers in 10 of the world’s largest economies acknowledge having made a bad hire, but the financial consequences may be very high.
“Work is something people do, not a place they go”
The changing ideas of work, mobility and flexibility - and why your organization needs to keep up.
Courts to decide on Lowe’s HR ‘conspiracy’
Did the hardware store chain conspire to rip off dozens of HR managers? That’s what the courts are deciding.
Poor people management biggest blight of leaders
A survey has found that nearly half of respondents perceive poor people management as the biggest shortcoming of leadership
How to manage a virtual workforce
This CEO's entire company works completely from home, and she claims to have a retention rate of nearly 100%. HRM finds out how she does it.
Eight ways to prevent employee theft
Employees are behind one third of shrinkage, costing Canadian businesses more than $10 billion a year, and employee theft plays a role in 10% of failed businesses. How can you prevent it?
The downside of financial incentives
The world’s most successful companies use financial incentives – but what motivational impact do they really have, and can they negatively impact your organization?
Technology overload takes its toll
Technology has boosted productivity, improved communication and helped ensure smooth HR processes, but it comes with a cost. What can you do to reduce the effect?
Suing over seating? Welcome to 2014
While white-collar workplaces are looking toward standing desks as the future of work, others in California are suing over the very same issue