HR Elements

These articles include the latest news and information on benefits and human resources industry trends.

The Killjoy of Office Culture

One of the latest things trending right now in business is the importance of office culture. When everyone in the office is working well together, productivity rises and efficiency increases.

When Doing Nothing Actually Does Something

When was the last time you did absolutely nothing and it worked in your favor?

How DST Is Messing with Me

I’ve never had the DTs, but twice a year I do get the DSTs. DST, otherwise known as daylight saving time (not savings), is observed by nearly every state in the U.S. except Hawaii and Arizona (except the Navajo Nation).

Nothing Good Ever Comes from Social Media

How many times must it be said that you need to be aware (or beware) of what you post on social media? This is because your friends aren’t the only ones looking — so are your coworkers and maybe even your employer.

Payback Time

If you’re in a company that’s always competing for the latest and greatest talent pool of new employees, then you know how hard it is to stand out from the others.

Oh, s-NAP!

Have you ever taken a quick 10-minute nap at work? Did you feel guilty about it or worry that you’d get caught?

Eat Your Fruits and Veggies

You know that eating fruits and vegetables is good for you, so what’s stopping you from actually including them into your daily meals instead of the processed junk that you usually eat?

The Keys to the Castle

When it comes to security, the more layers you have, and the better each layer is, the more successful you’ll be in deterring most thieves.

Performance Reviews – Did You Get a Thumbs Up or Thumbs Down?

Most people love reading reviews. Whether someone is buying a product on Amazon.com, a new car, or watching a movie, they probably read the reviews first.

Same Job? Same Pay!

We’re already well into the 21st century and I’m still baffled that pay gaps still exist between men and women for the same job.