Human Resources News & Insights

Creating a successful wellness program: Here’s what sets the best ones apart

In the past few years, there’s been an explosion of employers – of all sizes and from all business sectors – looking to start wellness programs to contain their long-term health costs. And when wellness programs are conceived and carried out properly, they’ve been proven to get results.

Starting a cross-training program

As the job market tightens, many companies turn to formal cross-training programs to make sure they’re operating at top efficiency.

Applicants getting more aggressive about negotiating salaries: Report

Another sign of a tightening job market: More than half of professionals (55%) participating in a recent survey said they tried to negotiate a higher salary with their last employment offer.

Working interviews: How hiring trend can cause compliance issues

News flash: The feds don’t like it when you bring in “applicants” for a “working interview” – and then refuse to pay them for the work they perform.