HR Leads Business

Apr 18, 2018 | Barry Lawrence, MBA, aPHR, Staff Writer for HRCI

Demand on the Rise for HRCI Credentials

Demand for HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) credentials is on the rise, including a significant year-over-year increase in applications for HR-professional (i.e., PHR® and SPHR®) and non-HR certifications (i.e., aPHR™) from HRCI.

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Mar 30, 2018 | Tim Lemke, HRCI Staff Writer

Should Late-Night Emails from the Boss Be Banned?

Admit it. You’ve responded to texts from your boss while at the dinner table. You’ve fired off email responses while watching your son’s baseball practice. The hard separation between work and home life is no longer a thing at many organizations.

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Mar 22, 2018 | Tim Lemke, HRCI Staff Writer

How Should Employers Treat Guns at the Workplace?

There’s no question that employers want to keep their workers safe, but what does that mean when it comes to allowing guns at the office?

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Mar 14, 2018 | Tim Lemke, HRCI Staff Writer

Workplace Hoopla: Should Employers Look the Other Way During March Madness?

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is upon us and employers are again faced with the question of whether to allow workers to take part in bracket pools.

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Sep 1, 2017 | Barry Lawrence, MBA, aPHR, Staff Writer for HRCI

Hurricane Harvey: A Reminder of HR’s Duty to Keep Employees Safe

Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Texas and Louisiana in the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. For human resource professionals, this is also a reminder to take steps to maintain organizational resilience and ensure the safety of employees.

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