Avoiding Nepotism in the Workplace

Avoiding Nepotism in the Workplace

While many HR challenges can be attributed to recent advancements in technology or to generational differences, the issue of nepotism in the workplace is one that can be be traced back decades ago. Although the negative impact of nepotism is magnified depending on the...
Reviewing Creative Employee Reward Systems

Reviewing Creative Employee Reward Systems

As employers are faced with the increasing challenge of recruiting and retaining top talent, the topic of employee reward and recognition systems has become increasingly important among HR professionals. However, before hastily implementing the latest trending reward...
How to Measure Employee Engagement

How to Measure Employee Engagement

One of the many duties of a human resources leader is to determine the level of employee engagement within the organization. And while quantifying employee emotion and commitment represents a unique under taking, it is most certainly not an impossible task.   Ask...
The Importance of the Proper Work-Life Balance

The Importance of the Proper Work-Life Balance

Finding the appropriate balance between one’s  work and personal lives can pose a challenge, In fact, this is especially true during society’s present robust period of sophisticated technology. Often times  it seems impossible to remove ourselves from the demands of...
The Dos and Don’ts of Earning a Raise

The Dos and Don’ts of Earning a Raise

Everyone wants to be paid what they’re worth, which often entails negotiating for a raise at their current job. While wanting an increased salary is perfectly understandable, there are some definite dos and don’ts when it comes to asking for a raise. Here...