Leadership Matters

By Brenda Clark, CHRE

It’s a topic that’s long been top-of-mind for HR, pundits, consultants and the news cycle itself: what do Millennials want – and how can we mobilize, motivate and mentor them as they inevitably begin to reshape the face of the workplace?

By Liz Bernier

A stable 30-year career with the same employer, the same cast of coworkers and a predictable promotion trajectory used to be practically a guarantee; now it’s the exception to the rule.

By Heather Hudson

He calls it his “white male epiphany.” In 2000, Jeffery Tobias Halter’s employer, Coca-Cola, faced a $200-million discrimination lawsuit.

By Brenda Clark, CHRE

HR professionals are uniquely positioned to help ensure pay equity between men and women because they can spot potential biases and can educate managers about the issue and advise effective solutions, according to Closing the Gender Wage Gap: A Review and Recommendations by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA).

By Brenda Clark, CHRE

Last fall, HRPA released A New Deal for Ontario’s Changing Workplaces.

By Jo Eismont

The world is constantly speeding up. We spend our working days jumping from conference calls to annual reviews, to checking our ever-buzzing cell phones, to syncing our work calendar with our home calendar and it’s time that we stop and ask: what is left of us, as leaders, to give by the end of the day?