Black Friday can be a little…is crazy too strong a word? Maybe not. What I’m trying to get at here is that today can be stressful. It might be a good idea to take a step back, have a seat in a comfy chair, and just get some reading done on this holiday. Here are a few of our favorite HR-related articles from the last little while.
Two ways to handle a hopelessly indecisive boss
Maybe your boss has a tough time committing to one game plan. Or maybe they have trouble coming up with a game plan in the first place. In either case, it’s good to know how to handle the issue and make sure stuff gets done.
Read more in Fast Company
How to tell your co-worker their breath stinks
Some conversations are tough. Some are straight up awkward. The point is, there’s a right and a wrong way to handle a lot of these conversations (this might also come in handy if your Thanksgiving features onion- and garlic-heavy dishes).
Read more on the TalentSpace Blog
Four leaders discuss the future of the HR industry
What do some of HR’s best and brightest see as the future of HR? Leaders in the industry share their thoughts on People 4.0, outsourcing HR, shifts in employee expectations, and changes to HR in the world of education.
Read more in Forbes
Digital marketing strategies human resources should embrace
In many organizations, the marketing department and human resources department don’t talk much. But there’s a lot they can learn from one another.
Read more in Customer Think
Employers need to recognize that our wellness starts at work
Not only are employers key players in employee wellness – which includes physical, mental, and spiritual well-being – but employers actually stand to benefit from keeping their employees in tip-top condition.
Read more in Harvard Business Review
Happy Thanksgiving and Black Friday
To our friends in the United States, we hope you have a great Thanksgiving weekend. And to everyone trying to score the best deals on Black Friday – good luck!