HR Leads Business

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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Aug 1, 2017 | Sandra M. Reed, SPHR, Guest Blogger

5 Essential Tips for Earning Your PHR or SPHR From HRCI

Summer is the perfect time to apply, study for and take the Professional in Human Resources® (PHR®) or Senior Professional in Human Resources® (SPHR®) exam to earn your credentials from HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). I’m going to be honest, the exams are tough. But often, success depends on knowing how to study and prepare.

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Jul 26, 2017 | Holly Burkett, Ph.D., SPHR, HRCI Guest Blogger

Mining Talent Data for Strategic HR Clout

In a hypercompetitive market for knowledge workers, CEOs are looking to HR for strategic, data-driven solutions around talent challenges. Talent is critical to the execution of strategy, talent investments continue to rise, and human resource professionals face increased pressure from CEOs to make talent investments pay off.

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