HR Professionals Week runs from Monday, Feb. 28 through Friday, March 4. The HR Specialist family of HR-focused newsletters, books, webinars and online resources is a proud sponsor of HR Professionals Week.
To commemorate HR Professionals Week, The HR Specialist is offering a full week’s worth of free resources and activities available to all, including open-access podcasts, downloadable templates and white papers on the critical issues shaping the HR profession.
FREE PODCASTS, HR GuidanceThroughout HR Professionals Week, The HR Specialist will post podcasts that anyone can download at no charge. Each will pack loads of practical HR advice into 90 minutes—and participants can gain HRCI credit for listening in!
To access the podcasts, visit www.theHRSpecialist.com/hrpodcasts.
In addition, The HR Specialist is offering free downloads of its industry-leading HR templates and guidance documents on critical topics. Templates are designed so they can be adapted for use in any organization.
To access the templates and documents, visit www.theHRSpecialist.com/hrwhitepapers.
MONDAY, Feb. 28: Focus on wage-and-hour issuesFree podcast:
Solving your complex issues: Travel, overtime, on-call and more
Identify potentially devastating pay-related mistakes before they become Exhibit A against you in court.
HR white paper:
FLSA: Calculating Hours Worked
Everything HR pros need to know to comply with the Fair Labor Standards Act.
TUESDAY, March 1: Focus on HR hot topicsHR policy template:
Protect your company by putting it in writing: You won’t tolerate harassment!
HR white paper:
How to Draft a Social Networking Company Policy
Seven questions you must address when regulating employee use of social media.
WEDNESDAY, March 2: Focus on legal complianceFree podcast:
Ask the Attorney
HR Specialist’s “Ask the Attorney” legal expert Nancy Delogu answers your questions about today’s hottest employment law topics. The webinar is free to the first 100 participants who register!
HR white paper:
Learn the basics of handling one of HR’s most complex laws.
THURSDAY, March 3: Focus on office technologyPractical advice for HR pros:
11 help you work faster, smarter
Supercharge your computer with these tricks from power-users.
Free white paper:
Improve your e-mail efficiency
Tips on how to get more out of e-mail.
FRIDAY, March 4: Focus on HR for supervisorsFree podcast:
Employment Law 101 for Supervisors
What every manager needs to know about complying with employment laws.
HR guidance for managers:
Dirty Dozen: 12 manager mistakes that spark lawsuits
Advice every supervisor can use to ensure compliance with employment laws.
- How to Fire an Employee the Legal Way: 6 Termination Guidelines
- 10 Secrets to an Effective Performance Review
- Tip Card: Business Management Daily's Favorite Keyboard Shortcuts
- 14 Tips on Business Etiquette
- Negotiate for the pay you deserve
- Don't fear that settling a lawsuit will affect later case
- Act fast and fairly to investigate when employee complains of hostile work environment
- Frequent absences? Show when you decided to fire