Across Chicago and the rest of the U.S., chief operating officers are being erased from the org chart. The disappearing act is part of the evolution toward flatter business structures as well as get-lean pressures that have companies looking twice at any personnel expense.Read More
Automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, are designed for laymen like me, of course, but the next time the opportunity presents itself, I plan on getting trained. I'd like to learn how to use one even though I hope I never have to use one. Read More
It's time to recognize that talking about politics can build workplace relationships, and mutual understanding. Read More
How to choose between software giants and smaller vendors when choosing an HR system.Read More
Pick priorities, weigh pricing and prepare for training in the selection of core HR software
The human capital management technology darling wants to raise $400 million in a stock offering that's the latest sign of how high profile—and competitive—the market has become.
There's a looming battle between HR and procurement over who “owns” contingent labor. And I'm cheering on HR, for the sake of both companies and contingent workers.Read More