Human Resources Business Partners (HRBPs) have a unique role that enables them to deeply connect with employees to best understand their needs and concerns. This connection empowers HRBPs to influence the employee experience, which in turn positions them to be ...

With the end of the Great Resignation, it may seem that employee retention is no longer a top problem for HR leaders. But in high-security industries — those involving security clearances, running critical infrastructure, managing private security personnel and more ...

Dollar General will pay $295,000 to settle allegations that it harassed older workers and threatened them with termination. A regional director in Oklahoma allegedly harassed district managers who were in their 50s and older, calling them “grumpy old men,” according ...

Chris Hopper said his leadership in mental health education began in 2018, when a colleague gave a moving speech at an event about losing his father to suicide.  Knowing that the construction industry has a high rate of suicide, Hopper, ...

Dive Brief: An Illinois law signed last week prohibits health insurers from requiring “step therapy” — a practice in which physicians are required to treat covered patients with less expensive treatments before moving to more expensive ones — and prohibits ...

About a month ago, HR professionals were challenged to “run toward the storm” at the Society for Human Resource Management’s annual conference in Chicago. HR leaders now have a seat at the table, SHRM president Johnny C. Taylor said, but ...

Even prior to the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump, political tensions spilling over into the workplace have been top of mind. In late June, Johnny C. Taylor Jr., the CEO and president of the Society for Human Resource ...

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed Thursday to subject the burgeoning earned wage access industry to U.S. lending laws in an effort to impose more oversight on such payments to workers. As part of a proposed interpretive rule, the federal ...

Dive Brief: A Florida worker filed a class-action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York July 11 against Paychex after an April data breach at the payroll services company exposed workers’ names and Social ...

In a recent survey, 60% of financial professionals said they’re looking for a new job outside of the industry, noting that the profession hasn’t kept up with changing work expectations, according to a July 12 report from Medius. In addition, ...