Big Data, HR metrics – and more

Nick Bontis, an associate professor at McMaster University, discusses highlights from his keynote speech at the recent HRPA conference. Sarah Dobson reports
February 17, 2015
  • White House pushes corporate tax cuts

    White House pushes corporate tax cuts

    Companies would require more skilled workers, leading to higher wages
    October 17, 2017
    White House pushes corporate tax cuts

    White House pushes corporate tax cuts

    Companies would require more skilled workers, leading to higher wages
    October 17, 2017
  • Labour shortages

    Japan learns new tricks to solve labour shortages

    Companies in Japan's service industries are struggling to hire and retain staff as the labour market becomes the tightest in decades, and are increasingly taking unorthodox steps to alleviate the shortage. David Pollard reports.
    October 5, 2017
    Recruitment, hiring, staffing

    Why internships and co-ops are a win-win

    Kristin Ezekiel, Manulife's director of campus recruiting and strategic sourcing, talks about the benefits of student internships/co-ops for employers and students
    October 5, 2017
  • British Labour leader calls for tax on robots

    British Labour leader calls for tax on robots

    But how exactly would that work?
    October 3, 2017
    Uber on defensive

    Uber defensive at U.K. tribunal on worker rights

    Uber has told a British employment appeal tribunal its drivers were self-employed, not workers entitled to a range of benefits. As Matthew Larotonda reports, the case comes less than a week after the U.S. ride-hailing service heard it would lose its London licence.
    September 28, 2017
  • Uber on defensive

    Uber defensive at U.K. tribunal on worker rights

    Uber has told a British employment appeal tribunal its drivers were self-employed, not workers entitled to a range of benefits. As Matthew Larotonda reports, the case comes less than a week after the U.S. ride-hailing service heard it would lose its London licence.
    September 28, 2017
    Raises coming

    Target raises minimum hourly wage

    Target said it will increase its minimum hourly wage this year by a dollar, to US$11, and raise it to $15 an hour by the end of 2020. Conway Gittens reports.
    September 26, 2017
  • Raises coming

    Target raises minimum hourly wage

    Target said it will increase its minimum hourly wage this year by a dollar, to US$11, and raise it to $15 an hour by the end of 2020. Conway Gittens reports.
    September 26, 2017
    Email checks

    Companies must tell workers of email checks: ECHR

    Companies must tell employees in advance if their work email accounts are being monitored, the European Court of Human Rights ruled recently in a landmark privacy case. David Pollard reports.
    September 19, 2017