Human resources managers handle the needs of an organization’s most important assets: employees. They handle issues related to compensation, benefits, training, hiring and motivation, and in large corporations, a manager may exist for each category. HR managers also play an important role when a company downsizes, coordinating severance packages and making sure laid-off employees know […]
Month: November 2019
What Are the Disadvantages of Using a Self Service Human Resource System?
A traditional human resources department has staff to handle all aspects of the employee payroll, benefits and other human resource concerns. A self-service human resources system allows employees to enter information and fill out paperwork, such as benefit enrollment forms and time sheets, by themselves on a computer. Using a self-service human resources system may […]
Questions to Ask Human Resources at an Interview
Nearly every interview concludes with the query, “So, do you have any questions for me?” You increase your odds as a candidate if you have meaningful and insightful questions to ask, as it shows you have a genuine interest in the company and the position. This also opens the door to more in-depth conversation, in […]
Salaries For PHR
A human resource specialist or manager with a PHR designation has passed a certification exam to become a “Human Resource Professional.” PHRs are certified in many different areas of human resources, including labor management; employment practices; staffing management; organization and employee development; benefits and compensation; and employee relations. Some may choose to specialize in one […]
Will Getting a Human Resource Certification Help You Earn More Money?
Human Resources Certification shows that you are a committed HR professional who will stay current in your chosen field of Human Resources.
8 Reasons to Use an HRMS
Do you use a human resource management system (HRMS)? If not, perhaps you’re wondering whether the benefits are worth the costs. What are the reasons to use an HRMS? What is an HRMS? First, let’s start by outlining what an HRMS is. It is an integrated system providing information used by HR management in decision […]
What is an HRMS?
An HRMS (Human Resource Management System) is a type of HR software that enables the management of several HR functions through the use of information technology. An HRMS aims to improve the productivity and efficiency of the business through the automation of manual and repetitive tasks. This, in turn, also frees up the HR team’s […]
How to Increase Your Earning Potential in HR
The economy is booming. Employee retention, training, and development are some of the most pressing topics on the minds of your senior leadership. It’s a good time to be in HR. It’s also a great time to take advantage of HR’s high visibility to level up your salary either with a raise or a new […]
Top 5 Best Tips for Selecting the Right HR Software
Whether you’re an HR professional, leader, administrator or HR supervisor, you’ve either experienced or will experience the responsibility of selecting HR software. That being said, the process of searching, evaluating and choosing the right HR software solution is not as simple as it once was. There’s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all approach when it […]
Typical HR Department Hierarchy
In businesses large or small, those with multiple layers of authority within the human resources department are likely to have several different positions and classifications to fill. The positions range from HR representatives, who represent the lowest level of HR positions, to chief HR officers, who are members of the executive leadership team. The title […]