How to prepare for a meeting is a difficult question to answer, depending on the tone, setting, content, and formality, professional meetings may vary greatly. However, preparing yourself for the meeting beforehand helps you stay relevant and put your thoughts across confidently. Here are a few steps to achieve it. Confirm The Time, Place, And […]
Month: April 2020
Several Areas in Which HR Can Affect Organizational Culture Positively or Negatively
Organizational culture is more than a buzz phrase. It’s the “proper way to think, act and behave within an organization,” according to HR.com in a July 2005 post. Managers make hiring decisions based on a candidate’s potential fit with the organizational culture; employees base a decision to leave on whether that culture fits their needs. […]
How to Make the Bulletin Board for Your Company More Attractive
The old-school bulletin board is making a comeback. Today, your employees are likely inundated by electronic communication, such as email. While efforts to distribute corporate communications electronically are admirable, the information is often buried in the “I’ll read it later” folder. A tactile and visual bulletin board placed in a common area can get their […]
How Does a HR Department Affect an Organization?
Start-up businesses often begin as sole proprietorships or partnerships in which owners are the only workers in their companies. But successful companies tend to hire employees over time to take over basic work tasks and management responsibilities. As a company grows, it may create a human resources department that is responsible for managing employees and […]
Multitasking Examples in Human Resources
Human resources professionals balance many tasks on any given day and must be comfortable with multitasking to succeed. A typical day will include both planned and unplanned meetings and activities, as managers and employees look to the human resources department for guidance on a number of issues. An HR representative’s specific responsibilities may vary depending […]
How Can You Prevent Employee Burnout?
Burnout has negative effects on both employees and the company they work for and can be a huge problem. Burnout affects productivity and morale and isn’t good for your staff’s health, either. It’s also very common and isn’t only caused by heavy workloads or long hours. Given the right, or wrong, circumstances, burnout can affect […]
About Electronic Based Human Resource Management
Manila folders, paper documents, copy machines and steel filing cabinets become a thing of the past when a business implements electronic-based human resources management. Electronic HR management, also known as E-HRM, uses web-based technology to create an HR information system. While very small or new businesses may find implementing E-HRM unnecessary or simply too costly, […]
How You Can Manage Illness Outbreaks
The news has been filled lately with reports of the spread of the coronavirus. At first, it was just in China, but then a cruise ship in Japan was quarantined due to the virus. Now, there are cases all over the world, including in the United States. Also Read: Professional in Human Resources (PHR) An […]
Follow Study Tips for Acing HRCI aPHR Certification
The aPHR certification exam is the most entry-level certification out there and is a high starting point for those just entering the HR field.
Evaluating a Successful Human Resource Management Plan
Identifying your organization’s strategic goals and implementing steps to achieve them is an essential part of the human resources management plan, but it’s just the first step in a number of activities that ensure successful HR management. Evaluating an HR management plan for success includes looking at recruitment policies, hiring processes, the extent to which […]