Spring is in the air. The swallows have returned to Capistrano. The daffodils are singing, the birds are blooming. And soon Americans will be turning our attention to our national springtime obsession: College basketball. And that can be a problem in the workplace: Employers and supervisors have to keep up workplace morale and positive employee […]

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In the all-out war for workforce talent, social media and electronic devices have become a critical battlefield. That’s the thrust of a recent report from the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), Using Social Media for Talent Acquisition – Recruiting and Screening. Researchers surveyed some 410 HR professionals from their membership ranks and asked about whether […]

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In an ideal world, employer-sponsored student loan assistance and repayment programs would be as commonplace as health insurance and the 401(k). After all, it’s tough for younger workers to maximize their 401(k) contributions when they’re still trying to pay down an average post-college student loan debt of more than $33,000. As a result, while older […]

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