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Marissa Mayer's Missed Managerial Opportunity

April 26, 2013
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The Yahoo CEO should have seized the chance to shape the debate about telecommuting as a managerial issue.
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CEOs See More Green, but 2012 Bump Only 1.2%: Survey

April 25, 2013
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Boards appear to be taking a more cautious approach to total chief executive compensation, though the pay gap between worker and boss continues to grow.
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More Employees Unhappy With Work-Life Balance: Survey

April 22, 2013
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While telecommuting can allow an employee to balance life and work, it may also limit their upward mobility within a company, according to a recent survey by Korn/Ferry International.
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Employers Plan to Hire Fewer Recent Graduates Than Expected

April 22, 2013
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Students just about to graduate college this spring may have a harder time finding a job than previously expected.
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How Forward-Thinking Companies Play It Forward

April 22, 2013
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NLRB Offers Further Guidance on Confidential Workplace Investigations

April 22, 2013
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I believe that the NLRB fails to understand the importance of confidentiality in workplace investigations, and further fails to understand the realities of how workplace investigations work.
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How Do We Repair Engagement Following Layoffs?

April 17, 2013
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What are some practical ways to boost engagement following announcement of layoffs? It's not that great to start with and I expect it will get worse. —On Edge, director of human resources, finance/insurance/real estate, Denver
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How Do I Unite Leaders Divided On HR's Value?

April 17, 2013
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I was recently promoted to handle all human resources at our 100-employee company, but I also still serve as top assistant to our company president. This has sparked a debate, with some senior leaders arguing we don't need a fulltime HR function. Our president now isn't sure whether to keep the HR function or just keep me as his assistant. How do I convince top brass that HR is more than just keeping track of personnel files and benefits? — Caught in the Not-So-Friendly Crossfire, HR director, publishing/communication/advertising, Owosso, Michigan
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Is Bullying the New Sexual Harassment?

April 17, 2013
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Office ogres exact not only an emotional cost but a monetary one. They can poison productivity, stifle creativity, and force good employees out the door.
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New HR Software Tries to Assess Productivity

April 17, 2013
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Startup software company DeskTime joins crowded market for employee-productivity tools.
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