HR: The Useless Department?

Everybody has a Human Resources horror story, which is why, in the words of one writer, HR is widely thought of as “at best, a necessary evil — and at worst, a dark bureaucratic force that blindly enforces nonsensical rules, resists creativity, and impedes constructive change.” HR, goes the refrain, is too important to be leftContinue reading “HR: The Useless Department?”

How Much are Bad Managers Costing Your Company?

Harassment, discrimination or labor exploitation can become poison in the work environment. Bad attitude, micro-management, unqualified managers can be as toxic in the workplace. How to cope with a toxic work environment? We often hear in hours of leisure (lunch breaks) employees telling the terrible stories that turn their heads as the worst bosses theyContinue reading “How Much are Bad Managers Costing Your Company?”