How to Deliver Bad News in HR

Tips for Delivering Bad News as HR

One of the hardest things to do as an HR representative is to deliver bad news with a full stop. It is human nature to want to apologize, empathize, or sweeten a bitter pill. Continuing to talk, however, creates some pretty bad repercussions. Simply stated, if you continue to talk after the message is delivered: […]

Who will be the next Secretary of Labor for Obama?

Possible nominees for the next Secretary of Labor

Yesterday, Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis made the rather surprising (and somewhat late) announcement that she was resigning from the Obama administration.  Solis had been the first, and only, Hispanic woman in a top Cabinet post in the Obama administration.  She was also viewed as a friend to labor unions and organized labor. Who will […]