“I’m weighing how I can best advance my career and have been considering going back to school to study for a master’s degree in HR. For all of you who have done so, would you recommend it? Has it increased your earning power or opened up more job opportunities? Or do you think it would be just as smart to pursue some certification program, such as SHRM’s PHR and SPHR designations?” — Christopher, Boston
Your employee handbook can be an invaluable organizational tool … or an employment lawsuit waiting to happen. And in recent years, Congress and state legislatures have been busy enacting laws that directly affect your employee handbook. If you haven’t kept up, you could find yourself in court....Click here to find out more.