Why We Love to Hate HR…and What HR Can Do About It

September 17th, 2015

Recent complaints about the HR function have touched a nerve in a large, sympathetic audience, particularly in the United States.

The most vocal critics say that HR managers focus too much on “administrivia” and lack vision and strategic insight.

These feelings aren’t new.

Click here to read the entire article by Peter Cappelli in the Harvard Business Review.


The No. 1 Predictor of Career Success According to Network Science

September 1st, 2015

It has been over three years since Steve Jobs died. Since then, books have been written and movies have been made.

Each has celebrated his legacy and aimed to share the secrets he used to build the largest company in the world; things like attention to detail, attracting world-class talent and holding them to high standards.

We think we understand what caused his success.

We don’t.

Click here to read the entire article by Michael Simmons in the New York Observer.


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