1. DO YOU REALLY NEED A COVER LETTER WHEN APPLYING FOR JOBS? (HR News)

    Do you really need a cover letter when you apply for jobs? Can you get by with just a resume? How about if the company doesn't ask for a cover letter? Should you include a cover letter even when it's not required? With today’s competitive job market, the answers to these questions are important. I…Read More

  2. 5 Keys of Dealing with Workplace Conflict (HR News)

    Conflict is a normal and natural part of any workplace.   It seems that someone is always mad at someone else, feuding with someone else, or refusing to work with him or her.  The conflict has to be addressed.  "Every unaddressed conflict wastes about eight hours of company time in gossip and ot…Read More

  3. DO YOU HAVE A STRONG WORKPLACE INTERNET USE POLICY? (HR News)

    (Article courtesy of: Chron.com) In an age of instant access to emails, text, Internet access and social networks, controlling the use of the Internet in the workplace is a matter of common sense. A strong workplace Internet use policy limits a company's liability and keeps productivity high. At the…Read More

  4. Is student loan repayment benefit the new 401(k)? (HR News)

    (Original article by HRMorning.com) Just three percent of employers currently offer student loan repayment benefits. But based on a number of reliable factors, that number may skyrocket in the not so distant future.   The above stat comes from a recent SHRM study, and the bold predication is courte…Read More