Should Your HR Department Be Comprised of All Females? You Bet!

Should Your HR Department Be Comprised of All Females? You Bet!

    Rose Colored Glasses

      I read a Harvard Business Review blog post by Anne Kreamer about female-dominated workplaces and how they wont fix everything. While the blog does offer up more studies than not about how women handle tough situations differently than men and men tend to understate workplace problems, I found it interesting the first two comments she received on her post were from men who for some reason felt it was necessary to talk about nannies and two-person working families and how some families cant afford nannies! Apparently, these two men only read the part of Ms. Read more

Make Your HR Department More Productive In Just One Day

Make Your HR Department More Productive In Just One Day

    Expert Advice

      Jeff Haden of BNET offered up a great post on Simple Ways to Increase Productivity by 5% – In one Day!” Sounds great right but is it possible? The answer depends on how much you are willing to put into the policies and procedures you have in place.

    Here I want to focus on making your HR department more productive first, and then the lessons learned can be spread throughout your company. Read more