5MM: Googling Gender Diversity

In this week’s edition of 5 Minutes of Management, Workforce editors Frank Kalman and Rick Bell discuss ongoing diversity saga in Silicon Valley and what 1st Amendment rights employees actually when speaking their mind. Additionally, recent jobs numbers and declining layoffs look good. Read More …

How Much Wasted Work Time Is Too Much?

According to a recent survey conducted by OfficeTeam, on average, employees spend eight hours per workweek on nonwork activities. What does this non-work time look like? Personal emails: 30 percent Social networks: 28 percent Sports sites: 8 percent Mobile games: 6 percent Read More …

Compensation Work and Skin in the Game

Some fascinating work is being done around navigating human capital risk and uncertainty.  I think it could raise some interesting questions about how compensation jobs and functions are defined and organized.  Success for businesses increasingly hangs on their people and Read More …