The best way to find your next career move

The best way to find your next career move

As a member, you can post HR job postings for FREE. That means you can use your recruiting budget to upgrade job postings and gain more visibility. With TalentBoost receive up to 400% more responses from qualified candidates. When you select this upgrade, your post gets pay-per-click distribution to a network of over 1000 job […]

Increase your HR knowledge with on-demand HR training all year long

Increase your HR knowledge with on-demand HR training all year long

When you open up your email inbox every Wednesday you get a trending HR topic.  If all you do is just read these every week, you’re already adding knowledge and expertise to your professional HR hat. When you’re ready to take that knowledge to the next level, log into the HR Girlfriend’s member portal and […]

Work With Us! HR Girlfriends has an Intern Position Available

Work With Us! HR Girlfriends has an Intern Position Available

Our membership organization is looking for a Social Media Intern to join our fast-paced team. The ideal applicant will possess strong knowledge of the digital media landscape, including various social media sites. The successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring and posting on blogs and social networks, engaging in online forums, participating in online

Career Monday: Continuous Learning Made Easy

Career Monday: Continuous Learning Made Easy

If you stopped thinking about your education on graduation day, think again. Continuous learning is a lifelong adventure that enriches your personal and professional life. Of course, even if you loved school, you may think it’s going to be tough to fit another project into your busy schedule. Fortunately, there are many easy ways to […]

Q&A: What can we do to reduce turnover and retain employees?

Q&A: What can we do to reduce turnover and retain employees?

High turnover can quickly become costly. We recommend the following practices to increase retention: • Pick the right people in the first place. Put thought and care into your recruitment and interview procedures. The more time you and other employees can spend with candidates, the more certain you’ll be that they believe in your mission, […]

Affirmation: Fear Is No Match For My Strong Will To Succeed

Affirmation: Fear Is No Match For My Strong Will To Succeed

When feelings of fear start to creep into my mind, I replace these thoughts with the confidence built into my toolkit. Some of these tools include prayer, meditation, affirmations, positive self-talk, an optimistic mindset, and sure-fire success strategies. Whew! With such an arsenal, it’s no wonder that fear doesn’t have a chance! When I’m determined […]

Career Monday: How to Develop Critical Thinking Skills

Career Monday: How to Develop Critical Thinking Skills

Critical thinking is often characterized as a scientific, analytical way of thinking. It helps us form more knowledgeable opinions and make better decisions. That certainly seems like a beneficial skill to have, but how do you develop the ability to think critically? Critical thinking doesn’t equal higher intelligence. In layman’s terms, it’s just a more […]

Q&A: Do we need to tell employees when employment laws change?

Q&A: Do we need to tell employees when employment laws change?

Possibly. As the employer, you need to stay up to date on legal changes that affect your organization, and your leadership team, managers, human resources, and payroll departments should be kept aware of any new legal requirements or rights that will apply to them or their employees. On the other hand, non-managerial employees only need […]

HR Advisor July 2024

HR Advisor July 2024

How to Provide Performance Feedback to Managers According to a recent Gallup poll, most managers receive little feedback from their direct reports and peers on how effectively they’re managing. If managers don’t know how well (or poorly) they’re performing as managers, and how their approach impacts their team, they can’t build on what’s good or […]

Affirmation: I Seize Opportunities With Confidence

Affirmation: I Seize Opportunities With Confidence

I put an end to self-doubt through renewed optimism. True belief in my abilities gives me the confidence to conquer fear and spring into action. I live a life free from regret because I am willing to take risks. Instead of thinking negatively and talking myself out of my ideas, I convince myself to embark […]

Affirmation: I Can Create A Clear Set Of Directions For My Goals

Affirmation: I Can Create A Clear Set Of Directions For My Goals

My goals are in sight and I have a plan to reach them. The directions I need to take are clear because I have created a map for myself. Being prepared allows me to easily reach my goals. When approaching new goals, I imagine that I am drawing a map. I envision the goal I […]

Career Monday: Discover How Your Hobby Can Advance Your Career

Career Monday: Discover How Your Hobby Can Advance Your Career

If you need one more good reason to get a hobby, do it for your career prospects. A recent study found that what you do in your leisure time could make you a more valuable employee. People who use their free time creatively performed better at solving problems at work and were more helpful to […]