One more thing….have a point.

I just returned from beautiful Barcelona, where I was fortunate enough to spend a handful of days with the fine people of Bayer AG. Yes, I know that in one sentence I “big-timed” you and name-dropped, but we’re all friends here. My job? I was...

I-9? Oh no…

Just when you thought you had your cats herded, it appears that a major change in the existing I-9 form will be implemented as soon as 2013. For the (fortunate) uninitiated, the I-9 is an employment eligibility document required for all new hires. The U.S. Citizenship...

HR – Message from the Top

The September issue of HR Magazine arrived at my house yesterday…yes, I’m a big enough geek to actually read something called HR Magazine, but that’s another article entirely. For me, the most interesting part of the magazine is the message from SHRM...

SHRM vs HR?

Anyone involved in the Human Resources profession is familiar with the governing body, SHRM (Society of Human Resources Professionals). What many HR folks may not realize is there exists a current rift between SHRM and many of its practitioners. The main group of...