Human Resources

Hiring a Manager? Ask These 5 Key Questions

Proven interview techniques to uncover candidates with real leadership potential

What Employees Want

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An entrepreneur's guide to finding—and keeping—the great people your business needs to succeed

5 Proven Employee Perks You Should Copy

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Forget catered lunches and office pets. While your employees can't hold these incentives in their hands, they're sure to love them

How to Make Employees Care About Their Work

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When staff understand and believe in the purpose of your business, job satisfaction and productivity soar. What one PROFIT 500 company does to forge the connection

7 Signs Your Staff Are Eyeing the Exit

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It's rare for someone to up and quit without any warning. Watch for these indicators that your star worker is about to jump ship

What You Should Know Before Throwing a Company Holiday Party

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End-of-year bashes are a common way to thank employees for their hard work over the past 12 months. But employers need to be aware of their obligations to prevent and respond to workplace harassment

Is Your Workplace Millennial-Ready Yet?

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More than 90% of employers are failing to integrate Gen Y employees into their workforces, according to a recent study

How to Actually Make Unlimited Vacations Work

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It's the ultimate work perk, but experts warn there are also pitfalls to letting your people take as much time off as they want

Should Staff Have to Check Email After Hours?

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The French government is clamping down on how much companies can ask employees to do outside the workday. Here's why that won't actually help people find balance

5 Unique Perks Your Employees Would Probably Love to Have

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From booze and brews to cars and CrossFit, these companies know how to motivate their people

How to Replace the Awkward Year-End Performance Review

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This employer swapped the annual sitdown for quarterly development conversations

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