Talent Management in the Wake of Bloody Monday

Talent Management in the Wake of Bloody Monday

Is the term "talent" suddenly on the outs in today's turbulent times? Some think so, arguing that the whole concept of talent will become a...
A run on the bank: GM’s jobs bank goes to unemployment

A run on the bank: GM’s jobs bank goes to unemployment

In 1984, labor contract talks between the United Auto Workers (UAW) and the Big Three automakers resulted in a major concession to the labor union in...
New Podcast: Is HR An Executive Training Ground?

New Podcast: Is HR An Executive Training Ground?

Senior i4cp analyst Donna Bear sat down with Total Picture Radio's Peter Clayton to discuss her latest TrendWatcher titled, "HR: An Executive...
The Great Unknown ... Life with a Baby

The Great Unknown ... Life with a Baby

By Kate Gerber and Mary Ann Downey. Remember a time when you and your husband could go to a movie whenever you wanted to, eat a romantic dinner...
Can you tighten the belt and loosen the purse strings?

Can you tighten the belt and loosen the purse strings?

Okay, here's another blog post that starts with the obvious: We are in an economic downturn. A slowdown. Tough times. A financial crisis. A recession.
The Great Unknown … Life with a Baby

The Great Unknown … Life with a Baby

Article by Kate Gerber and Mary Ann Downey. Remember a time when you and your husband could go to a movie whenever you wanted to, eat a romantic...
Teeming with Productivity Potential

Teeming with Productivity Potential

You're not in this alone; your teammates stand ready to help. As the economic malaise continues to take its toll on organizations, teamwork may be one...
The Battle of the Carnivals

The Battle of the Carnivals

It's the battle of two carnivals, which isn't nearly as violent as one would imagine. With both the Leadership Development Carnival and Carnival of HR...
2009 Workplace Forecasts Podcast

2009 Workplace Forecasts Podcast

Happy New Year! Well, maybe, sort of. At least, we hope it'll be happy. But, a lot of people seem to have skipped right over that intoxicating, sweet...
HR: An Executive Training Ground?

HR: An Executive Training Ground?

The electorate has spoken. Obama's lack of experience? Irrelevant. If the recent political race in the U.S. brought nothing else to light, it...