An automated virtual assistant triumphed as tech innovators vied for a major prize at Canada’s inaugural HR Tech Summit
Factories and warehouses can reach 90 decibels, even a noisy office can hit 70. Are your employees protecting their hearing?
While companies tend to have policies in place to manage long-term disability, it seems few UK workers have considered the personal possibility.
Most people don’t show up to work to purposely do a bad job – so it’s important for managers to understand the root cause of performance issues.
Should you add Facebook to your list of sought after skills? Social media-savvy employees are more productive, and have higher tenure rates as well.
It’s a nice gesture to throw the boss a party, but if the spending seems extravagant it might be time for an internal audit. One US company discovered major fraud after a worker spent large on an event.
A new online application reminds unwary tweeters that their work-related posts could get them fired, but how many of your employees would be found fireable?
When they know it's negotiable, women fight for better pay.
Coaching is key for managerial success, but many think giving advice and feedback is all that’s required. Do your managers know how best to coach employees?
It's counter-intuitive, but a new survey shows workers who perform poorly tend to be more engaged and motivated than high performers.
A third of workers had to go, but how did HR settle on a process that saw some of the best workers laid off? And why did management feel uncomfortable questioning the decisions?