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Supreme Court’s Union Ruling and Impact on HR Practices

The U.S. Supreme Court decided in a 5-4 ruling that mandatory public-sector union dues are unconstitutional. Employees must now opt-in to having union fees deducted …

The History of Presidential Salaries: How Much Have U.S. Presidents Earned Through the Years?

Presidential salaries have been a hot topic in recent times – especially after President Donald Trump made a campaign promise that if elected he would …

The History of Presidential Salaries: How Much Have U.S. Presidents Earned Through the Years?

Presidential salaries have been a hot topic in recent times – especially after President Donald Trump made a campaign promise that if elected he would …

Ghosting, Zombieing, and Haunting: What Do These Terms Have to Do with the Hiring Process?

Picture this: You meet someone on Bumble. This person seems like a great match for you. You go on a bunch of dates and start …

High Times for Hiring: Marijuana is Now Legal in Canada

It’s almost time for our Canadian friends to grab some Mountain Dew and Little Debbies and dust off those DVDs of Harold and Kumar go …

A Quitting Bonus? Amazon’s “Pay to Quit” Policy Explained

“Please don’t take this offer” reads the first line of Amazon’s “Pay to Quit” proposition. The rest of the page explains how current Amazon warehouse …

New Ways to Think About Employee Retention

The movement of people into, through, and out of an organization is a well-studied phenomenon. It is described variously as recruiting, attrition, retention, growth, layoffs, …

7 Signs Your Employees Hate You

If Employee Retention & Productivity is Down, Maybe It’s You and Not Them Let’s face it: knowing whether our employees love us or hate us …

5 Completely Ineffective Leadership Styles (and How to Fix Them)

Real-life Leaders, Their Shortcomings, and How They Overcame Them “A business owner has to realize that, as the saying goes, ‘A skunk stinks from the …

Avoid Employee Burnout: Bring Summer Fun to the Office

Employers Should Embrace the Allure of Summer, Not Fight It While possibly more noticeable in four season cities, summer longings can defy geographical zones to …