Someone Plagiarized My Resume – Ask #HR Bartender

I must admit that today’s reader note was a first for me. I’m not questioning the reader’s legitimacy, but who steals from someone else’s resume? Have you ever written about someone stealing the information on a resume word for word?  Just happened to my niece by the guy who took the role she left 2…

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Let’s Look at Glassdoor Reviews…For Glassdoor the Company!

I woke up this morning and learned that US weekly jobless claims jumped to 6.64 million in the week that ended Saturday, per the US Labor Department.. That is more than double the prior week's report, which itself reflected filings that more than quadrupled the previous record. Here's a chart to really help you feel…

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Hire People with Common Sense and Good Critical Judgement

Guest post by Stan Silverman:During a recent event to launch my book, Be Different! The Key to Business and Career Success, I spoke about the importance of hiring people with common sense and good critical judgment because at some point, you want them to violate policy when it is in the company’s best interest to…

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BONUS POST: The IRS wants you to know how to document FFCRA leave to get those tax credits

By United States Department of the Treasury – https://www.irs.gov, Public Domain, Link Yesterday, the IRS issued this new FFCRA list of Frequently Asked Questions. Among other things, here’s what you need to know about documenting employee leave requests to get those tax credits: How Should an Employer Substantiate Eligibility for Tax Credits for Qualified Leave…

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The HR Famous Podcast: E8 – Video Work Meetings: Winning On ZOOM

In Episode 8 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn (Jessica Lee on break) get together with Dawn Burke (Senior Writer at Fistful of Talent, Sr. Consultant at Recruiting Toolbox) to talk about video meeting etiquette, their virtual meeting pet peeves and their wildest video call stories. The team…

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