Category Archives: Training and Development

Process management or time management that is the question

I was talking with a friend the other day who, was lamenting that she had too much work and not enough time to get it all done. Her manager contended the reason was that she and her teammate did not … Continue reading

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Mommy, the teacher told me I have a show and tell project due!!!

  Do you remember those days from your elementary school days? Or better yet do you remember that from your kid’s elementary school days? (Sorry, I do not mean to put the getting older trap on you)? Well we have … Continue reading

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How did we lose our way?

On April 14 the Wall Street Journal ran an article about companies eliminating their HR departments. If you poll large enough population of corporate executives about the role of HR, a majority will tell you that HR is an obstacle … Continue reading

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Mr CEO I heard you found a source of cheap labor, not so fast

Almost every college career services department in the country pushes to area employers the benefits of using their internship program. On the first look it is a no brainer for the corporation. They get added manpower during heavy workload times … Continue reading

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Do you know what your ROI of your decisions are?

Turn to almost any organization in the country and a familiar thread is going to be heard – What is the ROI (Return on Investment) for this project? Human Resources is no different. Through the works of Bersin & Associates, who … Continue reading

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Is it really what we think it is?

Over the past week I have been going through some family issues which began with a medical emergency last Friday. Everyone we talked to from our family practitioner to the ER medical team believed that the signs pointed towards one … Continue reading

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What is HR Excellence?

We had in one of the first posts here asked you to define what you thought HR Excellence was. From the level of responses I am assuming ( I know the problems with assumptions) that you are having a hard … Continue reading

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