Human Resources News & Insights

Win the war for talent: 7 perks job candidates say they want

Every HR pro’s been here before: You find a candidate with all the right qualifications, only to have them slip away right before closing the deal. 

CFOs put benefits budgets in the crosshairs

Company leaders are looking at every possible way they can cut costs in 2011. But one area is getting the most attention.

Mental health parity could be delayed

Between the changes brought on by healthcare reform and trying to comply with the new mental health parity regs, employers are having trouble keeping up.

Fiduciary definition, investment advice regs on DOL’s short list

Fearing that some advisors to retirement plans evade their responsibilities, the feds are considering taking a second look at the definition of a fiduciary.

3 low-cost benefits employees say will boost their productivity

The problem, of course, is that salary and bonus increase budgets have gone dry — so employers can’t motivate with money. The good news: