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This week in HR

Friday, March 7, 2014

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This week’s roundup brings you five articles with the latest tips, insight and advice for HR professionals.

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The impacts of a negative performance review

Friday, February 28, 2014

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A new study by Dr. Satoris Culbertson, an assistant professor of management at Kansas State University, revealed that a critical job performance evaluation can have a negative effect on an employee and fail to inspire the intended result of growth and development.

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How to detect whether candidates have a ‘spark’

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

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Here are the top HR news stories as selected by SmartBrief on Workforce readers last week.

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Cultivating a high-performance team

Friday, February 14, 2014

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Are you cultivating a high-performance team and workplace? This week’s roundup brings you five articles to help you spot and cultivate high-performers in your organization.

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Tips for employee termination

Friday, January 31, 2014

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Terminating an employee is never fun, but sometimes it must be done. This week’s roundup brings you articles to help with employee termination.

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Coaching your employees; Creating a best place to work

Friday, January 24, 2014

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This week’s roundup reveals the correlation between coaching and developing your employees, and creating a best place to work.

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Your employees are not like you

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

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I recently heard behavioral analyst Steve Sisler speak at an event for the Colorado Chapter of Entrepreneur’s Organization. Prior to the event, he asked us all to take two tests: a personality assessment tool that measures dominance, influence, steadiness and conscientiousness (or DISC profile) and the Innermetrix Values Index, which measures individual drive and motivation.

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A better way to support and train your employees

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

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Often, when job performance is falling short of expectations, managers resort to mandatory training sessions for their employees. Either workers are sent offsite for instruction, or trainers are brought in to provide new training. Yet, when it comes to underperformance, is holding training sessions the most effective method for improving productivity?

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In Case You Missed It

Monday, December 16, 2013

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SmartBrief on Workforce is a daily e-newsletter for HR professionals, curating essential articles on finding the best talent, motivating top performers and increasing team productivity. Here are the top HR news stories as selected by SmartBrief on Workforce readers last week. Employers face new rules for unemployment claims Forbes Glassdoor releases list of best places to [...]

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