Avoiding Recruitment Pitfalls

Recruitment is in full swing in the state of Michigan. In June 2017, Michigan’s jobless rate hit 3.8%. This is the lowest jobless rate Michigan has seen since way back in August 2000.

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By Debbie Lockwood on Sep 24, 2017

hiring

Why Your Entire Team Should Be Involved in the Hiring Process

For many years, the human resources team and the hiring manager managed the entire process of hiring new employees. It makes sense because they have to hire, train, and monitor the productivity of ...

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By HR Collaborative on Sep 20, 2017

Compliance, Business and HR

The Employee Handbook's Impact on Culture

We tend to look at employee handbooks as a book of rules. But it doesn’t have to be all about compliance. A handbook should be the tool that explains everything about the culture of an organization. ...

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By HR Collaborative on Sep 16, 2017

Culture

How to Encourage Job Retention With Today’s Millennial Workforce

Recent studies show that millennial workers of today are moving jobs more than ever, causing challenges for those invested in the future business planning and growth initiatives of an organization. ...

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By HR Collaborative on Sep 13, 2017

Talent Management

Performance Reviews Aren’t Dead

We’ve heard it all before: “Performance Evaluations are dead.” There are a lot of valid reasons; they take too long, they don’t actually change performance, and so on. But there are a lot of ...

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By HR Collaborative on Sep 5, 2017

Culture, Talent Management

How a Commitment to Lifelong Learning Impacts Performance

If you log onto Facebook around the country in the coming days, you’ll see picture after picture of elementary to high school students heading off for their first day of school. It’s a fun and ...

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By HR Collaborative on Sep 1, 2017

Leadership

Leadership in a VUCA World

“If we want things to stay as they are, everything will have to change.”

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By HR Collaborative on Aug 30, 2017

Leadership

5 Tips to Help Motivate Your Leadership Team

You have a leadership team with tremendous potential, but maybe you’ve noticed they may have gone a bit stagnant in growing and developing as leaders. You might be thinking you need to find some new ...

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By HR Collaborative on Aug 28, 2017

If HR Is the Magic Pill, Why Aren't More Businesses Swallowing It?

The role of HR in business has never gotten as much attention as it does today. Oh sure, business researchers and consultants have been touting the importance of management since the beginning of the ...

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By HR Collaborative on Aug 21, 2017