Human Resources

Human Resources

 
Y in the Workplace Lipkin, Nicole A. | Perrymore, April J. Career Press , 2009 Diversity, Human Resources, Management

Like it or not, Generation Y (Gen Y) is entering the workplace, and their numbers are too big to ignore. Sporting nose rings and spurning panty hose, listening to iPods and continuously text messaging, the generation...

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Make Your Workplace Great Stein, Steven J. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2007 Human Resources, Relationships

Attracting and retaining top talent remains a constant struggle in today’s continually changing job market. A second issue is ensuring that new recruits fit well within organizations. In order for a company to remain...

 
 
Find Your Strongest Life Buckingham, Marcus Thomas Nelson , 2009 Human Resources, Personal Growth

Women today lead lives in which work, home, friends, hobbies, and special interests are both technologically and physically interwoven, and in which they are expected to do more and succeed more than ever. In ...

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Happiness at Work Pryce-Jones, Jessica John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Human Resources, Personal Growth

The old saw says that money cannot buy happiness. But what about the reverse? Does happiness matter in the workplace? In Happiness at Work, Jessica Pryce-Jones demonstrates that happy employees are...

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Career Contentment Garton, Jeffrey ASTD Press , 2008 Human Resources, Personal Growth

In Career Contentment, career coach and veteran human resources manager Jeffrey Garton advises employees how to develop strategies for searching for the right job or career, how to make...

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Intrinsic Motivation at Work Thomas, Kenneth W. Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 2009 Human Resources, Management, Productivity

Maximizing productivity at work is a top priority for all business organizations, but all too often focus is limited to extrinsic rewards: tangible benefits such as pay, commissions, and bonuses. In Intrinsic...

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Grown Up Digital Tapscott, Don McGraw-Hill , 2009 Human Resources, Management

As the first wave of the new global technology phenomenon, the Net Generation carries a revolutionary set of values, behaviors, and motivations that is already transforming the social and business landscape. In...

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The 5 Essential People Skills Carnegie, Dale Fireside , 2009 Communication, Human Resources, Personal Growth

Many people feel awkward in certain situations – a handicap that can prevent them from moving ahead personally and professionally. Drawing on almost 100 years of experience by Dale Carnegie Training, The 5...

 
 
The New Human Capital Strategy Hall, Ph.D., Bradley W. AMACOM , 2008 Human Resources, Management, Productivity

Bradley W. Hall identifies many problems with the current approach to talent management: no one is accountable; programs are emphasized over systems; and the existing Human Resources model is egalitarian, even though...

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Developing Exemplary Performance One Person at a Time Sabbag, Michael Davies-Black Publishing , 2009 Human Resources, Leadership Development, Personal Growth, Productivity

When it comes to performance development, many leaders are happy to accept work that is merely “satisfactory.” But what if each employee could be developed into an exemplary performer, executing their duties at a level...

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