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Articles by Dr. John Sullivan

Time to Telecommute

July 7, 2008
Rather than waiting for national gas prices to top out this summer, HR leaders should act now by enabling more remote work options that help inflation-battered employees save on energy costs.
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As Gas Prices Go Up, So Can Productivity

May 23, 2008
HR leaders should enable more remote work options that help inflation-battered employees save on energy costs. Employees will not be the only ones to benefit. Studies show that telecommuters are often more productive than office-bound employees doing the same work.
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Bearing Blame

April 17, 2008
It's my contention that the failure of HR professionals at Bear Stearns to move beyond the traditional business partner role to become true business leaders was a primary cause for the firm's failure.
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Ready for a Crash

January 28, 2008
Business strategies are purposely designed to flex whenever the economic environment shifts from expansion to contraction. Most HR departments, on the other hand, don't flex.
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When HR Becomes iCSI-i

September 7, 2007
HR can take some lessons from a wildly popular television show- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation -to develop methodologies for uncovering what's killing success in an organization.
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