Employee Relations, HR Industry, Just for Fun

Don’t Call It A Comeback: An Interview With Marc And Kate Of The Hostile Work Environment Podcast

With the triumphant return of the Hostile Work Environment Podcast, I couldn't resist the opportunity to catch up with returning host Marc Alifanz and his brand new host (and fellow Midwesterner), Kate Bischoff

Culture & Engagement, Employee Relations, Just for Fun

When Super Bowl Side-Effects Hit The Workplace

Also known for its over-the-top halftime shows and high-production commercials, the buzz surrounding the big game will live on around water coolers throughout the country in the days following the event.

HR Industry, Rants and Raves, Recruiting and Hiring

10 Workplace Industry Trends We Need To Leave In The 2010s

A new decade is upon us! As we reflect on the past and look forward to embracing the new, there are some workplace quirks that are just better off being left in the dust. I've coupled a list of some of the worst offending topics for review

Employee Relations, HR Industry

Don’t Let a “Toby” Ruin Your View of the HR Profession

I don't remember every detail from my first HR course but there is one lesson that stuck with me to this day: Don't be a Toby. Yes that's right, my professor was referring to Toby Flenderson, the HR foil to over-the-top Dunder Mifflin Regional Manager Michael Scott.

Updates

Updates (September 2018)

September (aka the Gateway to Fall) is here! In Wisconsin it means that we're subjected to just about every season in a matter of a single week, and Wisconsinites across the state are rejoicing as football Demi-God Aaron Rodgers returns to the field. I love the energy that seems to hang in the air as… Continue reading Updates (September 2018)