HR Leads Business

Jul 7, 2017 | Barry Lawrence, MBA, aPHR, HRCI Staff Writer

HRCI Celebrates Accreditation of All Credentials With Scholarship Giveaway

HR Certification Institute (HRCI) is celebrating a major milestone. With the recent accreditation of the Associate Professional in Human Resources™ (aPHR™) by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), all seven HRCI certifications are now recognized as meeting the rigorous NCCA standards.

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Jul 4, 2017 | Barry Lawrence, MBA, aPHR, HRCI Staff Writer

10 Barriers to Digital Transformation From HR's Bird's-Eye View

Imagine you just landed on Earth, transported from the 1990s, and you’re handed an iPhone, now 10 years old, for the first time in your life. You’d probably have a hard time understanding how the metal and glass rectangle might be of use. This is not unlike the digital transformation challenges that companies are faced with today.

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Jun 20, 2017 | Barry Lawrence, MBA, HRCI Staff Writer

Uber: A Case for Making HR a Priority ̶ From Day One

I’ve worked at a couple of fast-growing startups in my career and I can tell you, firsthand, that human resource management, other than a priority on recruiting top talent, is often an overlooked priority. That is, until something goes wrong and the company is suddenly in legal hot water.

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Jun 13, 2017 | Barry Lawrence, MBA, HRCI Staff Writer

More Employers Embrace Summer Fridays

Summer hours during Fridays are here for many employees, a trend that is growing based on a new Gartner survey. Data from the CEB Global Talent Monitor (CEB is now Gartner), 42 percent of organizations will offer their employees "Summer Fridays" in 2017, up 20 percent from similar benefits in 2015.

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Jun 6, 2017 | Barry Lawrence, MBA, HRCI Staff Writer

15 Must Read HRCI Blogs in HR Leads Business

Here are the top 15 most popular HR Leads Business blogs of early 2017, published by HR Certification Institute (HRCI). The rankings are based on blogs receiving the most page views during the first five months of 2017.

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