Record job cuts - will employers pay the price?

Record job cuts - will employers pay the price?

The news keeps getting worse, as last week it was announced by the Labor Department that the unemployment rate surged to 6.7% percent in November, a...
Leadership in the information age

Leadership in the information age

A list of the top-selling business books for October 2008 revealed that seven of the 10 titles listed related to leadership. Some of the books were...
Protecting Corporate Culture in a Recession

Protecting Corporate Culture in a Recession

This is where things get sticky, with many companies stranded in the mire of a down economy that has just this week finally been declared a recession.
In a Down Economy, Don't Ignore Culture Issues

In a Down Economy, Don't Ignore Culture Issues

This is where things get sticky, with many companies stranded in the mire of a down economy that has just this week finally been declared a recession.
It was the best of times; it was the worst of times... (Part 1)

It was the best of times; it was the worst of times... (Part 1)

From a historical perspective, I believe the biggest difference in today’s economic situation compared to past recessions is multiple 24-hour...
Unemployment Claims Down, but Still At Recessionary Levels

Unemployment Claims Down, but Still At Recessionary Levels

The U.S. government released four new reports today which further highlight the tough economic challenges the country is facing: The number of people...
The Carnival of HR Has a Thanksgiving Feast

The Carnival of HR Has a Thanksgiving Feast

Rowan Manahan at Fortify Your Oasis has posted the latest Carnival of HR, which serves up a Thanksgiving feast of HR knowledge - with enough left over...
Formula for Organizational Fortitude: Engagement + Resilience

Formula for Organizational Fortitude: Engagement + Resilience

As this month's historic election confirmed, a significant portion of our population has concluded that the same way we've always done business just...
Jay Jamrog and Elliott Masie on Generation Y in the Workplace

Jay Jamrog and Elliott Masie on Generation Y in the Workplace

Jay Jamrog, i4cp's Senior Vice President of Research, spoke at Elliott Masie's Learning 2008 conference in Orlando, FL last month, touching on...
3 New Economy and Productivity Podcasts

3 New Economy and Productivity Podcasts

Peter Clayton at Total Picture Radio has posted three new podcasts over the last couple of weeks, each of which features an interview with an i4cp...