Category Archives: Workflow

Stop watching the damn clock…

I hate the reputation that HR carries as being a bunch of clock watchers.  I’ve come across a number of tweets around this lately (e.g. @Chorazin: @EchoLegacy Yeah, HR is normally a 8-5, weekdays only type department.)  I have to admit that the reputation is probably well deserved.  It discourages me when my own team locks the…

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I Dunno, Look it up Online

I’ve come across several discussions re: HR’s unwillingness to provide timely responses to routine requests.  We may be better at using technology to put information at our employee’s finger tips, but that doesn’t give us an excuse for not treating them like…well, people.  Do we want to condition our employees to use on-line/self-service/HRIS resources more directly?  Of course.   But it doesn’t mean we shouldn’t…

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