The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the time U.S. Steel employees spent putting on and taking off their protective gear is not compensable under their collective bargaining agreement.
We've completed our skills gap analysis and competency profile - but we can't find enough good candidates in the job market who have the right skills. Now that we have all this information, where do we go from here? — Only Half the Problem, HR consultant, Nairobi
For its effective mobile recruiting technology, CACI International is the winner of the silver Optimas Award for Recruiting.
We need a strategy that is effective but won't be cumbersome or costly. What are the keys to using social tools to recruit? —Behind the Curve, human resources representative, finance/insurance/real estate, North Hollywood, California
Message in a bottle? You’re hired. Tarot reading? You should have known better.
Chen, who was born in the United States and is of Chinese heritage, had plastic surgery on her eyes after being told she needed to 'Westernize' her appearance.
We have a dilemma. We have some positions for which we can’t internally promote our existing employees, since they lack the requisite skills (leading teams, innovating, etc.). We considered promoting some folks anyway, but decided against it. That means we now are in the process of recruiting external candidates. Here’s the question: How could we reasonably know that a person externally hired will be better (and stay longer) than someone we promote from within and train? —A Worried Executive, services, Amherst, Massachusetts
We love our pets. This year, it is estimated that we will spend more than $55 billion on them. More than $14 billion of that total will be for veterinary care alone. Vet bills are expensive, and often unplanned and…
A number of companies have built talent-specific search tools and databases that offer recruiters a one-stop destination to review a candidate’s Web presence.
The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 made it possible for participants to convert all the money in their traditional plan to a Roth, if the employer offers the plan.